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Grid Iron Waffle Shop

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Belgian, Cafe, European, Diner
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12 South Orange Avenue, South Orange, NJ 07079
+1 973-821-5264
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7:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sat - Sun 7:30 am - 3:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch

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  • 14
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  • 9
    Very good
  • 0
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  • 1
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
There's a waffle in your soup!

I love this place! The staff are amazing, funny, and nice. It gets busy at times, but the people are good and know what they're doing. The food is definitely worth the wait.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 22, 2015
Lily M
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New Jersey
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New Jersey
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8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

I love this place! The staff are amazing, funny, and nice. It gets busy at times, but the people are good and know what they're doing. The food is definitely worth the wait.

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New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

This place has the most amazing waffles I've ever eaten. You can get your waffles stuffed with sweets or meats! It is a small place that doesn't look like much at first, but the breakfasts I've had there are better than any I've had anywhere else. The service is great and they are always so friendly with my child and... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

The food is very good, the menu is very creative, staff is great, inexpensive. I had a stuffed waffle, and my husband had the french toast with mascarpone cheese. Both were very tasty!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015 via mobile

A great, casual local place for different kinds of waffles - not just for breakfast. The service was good. The atmosphere was casual, and it looked like a local gem. Definitely I'll come back as this was my second visit.

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South Orange, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

You can find a delicious choice for everyone in the family. You can satisfy your sweet tooth or have a savory breakfast. Cozy atmosphere, nice selection, different than the usual fare in South Orange. We would definitely recommend it!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Seriously good waffles. I had liege waffle stuffed with bananas and walnuts. Each stuff in is an extra $.50. Worth it but the waffle plain would have been great too, so syrup needed. Sons had shrimp and grits and a build your own omelet, both very good...especially the grits. Service was just ok. The waitress was not unfriendly, just seemed... More 

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Maplewood, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Went with the Kids. Place had all of those traditional fruit Waffles . I had Smoked Salmon & Cream Cheese Bendict. PLATE WAS A FULL PORTIONS AND VERY TASTY. WE WALKED OUT HAPPY AND SATISFIED. Service was just adequate Atmosphere was OK. FOOD WAS GREAT

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pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Went here for crepes today. The place is small and simple, but comfortable. We waited about 20 min for our table. The hostess was very pleasant and kept us up to date on the progress of having a table. I ordered the Berry crepe with whipped cream. Yum! Light and fresh and very tasty. I also had the berry smoothie... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

The food is amazing, the staff is amazing, and the decor is amazing! I absolutely love this place! Especially love how clean the place was, and that it's family run (overheard another table talking to the owners daughter). The cinnamon liege waffles are amazing, and so unique. I was a bit nervous to try something new, but it was definitely... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014 via mobile

Love this place. I go as often as possible. The waffles are divine, coffee lovely, atmosphere tremendous and menu offers much more than waffles so everyone can find something to love. A must visit.

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Additional Information about Grid Iron Waffle Shop

Address: 12 South Orange Avenue, South Orange, NJ 07079
Phone Number: +1 973-821-5264
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  South Orange
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:30 am - 3:30 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday 7:30 am - 3:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 3 - 12
Cuisine: Belgian, Cafe, European, Diner

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 12 South Orange Avenue, South Orange, NJ 07079
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  South Orange
  • Phone Number: +1 973-821-5264

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 3 - 12
  • Cuisine: Belgian, Cafe, European, Diner
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 am - 3:30 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday
7:30 am - 3:30 pm

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