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Ole's Waffle Shop

1507 Park St, Alameda, CA 94501-2933
+1 510-522-8108
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (11 reviews)
“waffles” (61 reviews)
“patty melt” (3 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
1507 Park St, Alameda, CA 94501-2933
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our kids like to eat waffles and they are the ones prodding to eat, so waffle we go. Our group of six with one large luggage each did not prevent us from partaking, even if it means squeezing a little bit on the chairs. Chuy...More

Thank renniem888
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ole's Waffle Shop is a charming 'old time' restaurant in the center of Alameda's main business street. Friendly staff, quick service, excellent food & reasonable prices. The only downer is that the carpet needs a good cleaning (or replacement) and the floor behind the long...More

Thank chartwell372016
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

I went with several friends and all of them love this place! Also I been there with my husband and we have had a beautiful evening! LOVE THE FOOD!

Thank LucianaNav
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Had to increase my star rating for Ole's Waffle Shop from my previous review for them. I now feel that their waffles are the best! Coming here for Breakfast is tough sometimes. It is usually a packed house, and you will have to wait awhile....More

Thank ExpoNationals
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Visiting from Ireland what fun it is to visit a cafe like Ole’s. Wonderful menu and great atmosphere. Friendly staff and copious amounts of food. I had a small portion of pancakes and bacon exactly as requested and it was not so small!!!! My friend...More

Thank gwendolyn2017
Reviewed 3 October 2018

A kick back to the 50's diners. Stools at the counter, leather booths and great food at good prices.

Thank ernrich
Reviewed 26 September 2018

All your American food favorites are right here, every day. come early on weekends to beat the line. Seating in booths, tables & at the bar. Notorious back room for extra seating and business deals.

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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

You are not going to be blown away by amazing food, service, ambiance, or anything else, but you will get nice filling meal, service will be good enough, and you won’t regret money spent there. All of those things are what makes this place great,...More

Thank zmajodbosne
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Food is delicious, servers are great. An Alameda institution that has been going strong for many years. We have been customers for 42 years.

Thank Dora1893
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Have not been to Ole's in quite some time as I no longer live in Alameda. However, I was very pleased that it's just as tasty as I remembered. Had met up with family at Oakland Airport early last Saturday morning and wanted to grab...More

Thank goldenlover2015
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Theresa K
19 March 2016|
Response from Randall R | Reviewed this property |
You mean like bacon and eggs? Yes.
Theresa K
19 March 2016|
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Response from Rose F | Reviewed this property |
Sorry! Ole's Waffle Shop does not have gluten free options? Great restaurant, despite that-
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
5:30 am - 8:30 pm
5:30 am - 8:30 pm
5:30 am - 8:30 pm
5:30 am - 8:30 pm
5:30 am - 12:30 am
6:00 am - 12:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1507 Park St, Alameda, CA 94501-2933
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Alameda
  • Phone Number: +1 510-522-8108
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