Waffle House was founded in 1955 by Joe Rogers, Sr., and Tom Forkner.
This pair of friends wanted to combine the speed of fast food but with the service of a restaurant.
If this is what your company brings to the table it’s a shame!By the end of the 1970s, there are over 400 locations. In 2007, the company repurchased their original restaurant, which had most recently been a Chinese food location, and made it a museum.In 2008, the Waffle House Museum opens at the site of the first restaurant.Question 1: What is the phone number for Waffle House? I wanted to order breakfast for me and my grandchildren.Answer 1: The phone number for Waffle House is (770) 729-5700. The waitress informed me that I could not order for my grandchildren because they were not with me and carry orders for children ten and under were not allowed.Although the company is privately owned and does not disclose financial information, the company says that 2% of all eggs used in the food service industry are sold to Waffle House.In 2012, CEO Joe Rogers, Jr, is accused of an inappropriate sexual relationship with his housekeeper. Today, Waffle House operates over 2100 restaurants in 25 US states.They also wanted food to be around the clock – meaning waffles for dinner was going to be OK!The first restaurant was located in Avondale Estates, Georgia. During the 1960s, the company opens 44 more restaurants and begins to franchise. In 2006, the company finally begins to accept credit cards, after being cash only.The staff is awful and believe me that’s being nice.It was our first time ever in a Waffle house and it will be our last!