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National Waffle Day is always on Aug. 24; in 2024, it lands on a Saturday. While there are plenty of food deals you can take advantage of, nothing beats celebrating this particular food holiday more than a warm waffle. Here are all the deals that happened in 2023 so you know what to expect in 2024.

Fun fact: National Waffle Day celebrates the U.S. Patent for the first waffle iron in 1869.

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Waffle House: Regulars Club members could get a coupon for a free waffle until Aug. 31.

A person's hand using a fork to pick up a piece of a waffle from a plate on a Waffle House table next to other plated breakfast items.

If you’re lucky enough to live near a Waffle House, you’ll have access to the cheapest waffle out of every fast-casual restaurant. Here’s how their waffle stacks against others:

  • Waffle House: $4.25
  • Denny’s: $6.49
  • IHOP: $9.99

In 2023, Waffle House Regulars Club members received a coupon for a free classic waffle sent to their email that could be used until Aug. 31.

We have plenty more Waffle House menu savings you should know before going to your nearest WaHo.


Chick-fil-A: You could get a free order of waffle fries when you redeemed points on the app.

chick fil a app on phone in front of food

Chick-fil-A fries can cost you between $2.35 to $3.09 depending on the size, but you can always order a side of fries for free when you redeem your points on the Chick-fil-A Rewards program. You’ll earn 10 points for every $1 spent, and you’ll need a minimum of 300 points (or $30 spent) to claim free fries.

Here are the different ways you can use the rewards program to get free Chick-fil-A waffle fries:

  • 300 points: Small Waffle Fries (reg. $2.35)
  • 400 points: Medium Waffle Fries (reg. $2.65)
  • 500 points: Large Waffle Fries (reg. $3.09)


IHOP: All-you-can-eat pancakes came back until Aug. 27.

an ihop server with a tray of pancakes

In 2022, to celebrate National Waffle Day, IHOP offered 20% off their menu, but they have confirmed that there was no Waffle Day-specific deal for 2023. However, this year, IHOP is celebrating their 65th anniversary with all-you-can-eat pancakes for $5.

You could have been able to grab this deal every weekday until Aug. 27, which included Aug. 24, National Waffle Day.


Jamba: Rewards members could have gotten 50% off any item with a Waffle Parfait Bowl purchase.

woman holding cellphone with jamba juice rewards email holding smoothie

Members of the Jamba Rewards program received an offer on Aug. 24 for 50% off any menu item with the purchase of Waffle Parfait Bowl. This coupon was only be available to rewards members, and it’s just one of the many ways to make cheap Jamba smoothies and more.

We’ve even got a list of Jamba secret menu items you might not know about yet.


Pebbles Waffles: Submit your receipt with a Pebbles Waffle purchase to get a rebate (still active now!)

Post brands has released a new line of Pebbles Waffles. They’ll come in either a “Fruity Pebbles” or “Cocoa Pebbles” variety, and if you upload your receipt to getfreewaffles.com starting on. Aug. 21, you’ll get a rebate in the form of a PayPal or Venmo payment.


National Waffle Day Deals You Can Expect Next Year