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Address: 2719 East College Avenue, Decatur, GA 30030
Phone Number: 770.326.7086
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I have passed this cute little place several times over last 7 years--it is like a museum for what a Waffle House used to look like but it is never open

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 20, 2015
Eva R
Jerusalem, Israel

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Jerusalem, Israel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

I have passed this cute little place several times over last 7 years--it is like a museum for what a Waffle House used to look like but it is never open

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

It is seldom open. In fact, without an appointment, I don't think I have ever seen it open. That is all I need to say, but it would not let me submit a review so terse.

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The Woodlands, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

They don't open this museum very often but it is nice preservation effort on the part of the corporation to maintain and improve this little piece of land. It only takes minutes to go through and I when I visited there is no entrance fee - just a suggested donation. Who doesn't like the waffle house? I love the "Welcome... More 

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Seacrest Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

We actually went last year for my birthday and brought my sister from out of town. We had a blast. It has been beautifully restored. They are only open a couple of times a year. One might be able to set up an appointment. They give coupons at the end of the visit.

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Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2013

As far as I know, the museum is only open one Saturday a month, so check their web site for schedule. You cannot eat here, but you can walk around and feel like you've stepped back in time. Lots of memorabilia and history. We took lots of photos and enjoyed our visit quite a lot.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2012

This small museum with irregular hours is the site of the original Waffle House restaurant. There's really not a lot to it, a replica of the original counter and grill and a small kitchen area in the back. In a equally small building next door is a collection of waffle house historic items including a collection of Waffle House records... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2012

Have visited the museum a few times. May be biased, as one of the co-founders of Waffle House grew up in my house down the street. Amazing that they prepared all the food fresh in such a small space. Always go when it's open for tours and wear my 'I heart Waffle House' pin with pride.

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