Mr Waffle gets Pancaked for Charity

The good people at Mr Waffle in Newcastle are gearing up for their biggest Pancake Tuesday yet. Since 2012, Mr Waffle have raised over €5,000 for west of Ireland based charity ACT for Meningitis, this year they are hoping to hit Galway’s sweet spot and ensure that they raise over €1,000 in doing so.

On Tuesday 5th March, Pancake Tuesday, there will be freshly made pancakes on the go all day with all sales from premade pancakes going to ACT for Meningitis. To give an idea of how much Galway people love pancakes, Mr Waffle will use 200 litres of fresh pancake batter, 90 litres for the crepe. 200 punnets of strawberries and 100 cases of Nutella!

Mr Waffle Pancake Tuesday

“This is our busiest day of the year by far. Throughout our cafes, we’ve 54 members of staff sharing the same ethos around the importance of doing positive things in our community. Although it will be a mad day for sales, the most important thing for us is creating awareness and raising funds for our chosen charity”, explained Kevin Nugent.

Support Team Pancake at Mr Waffle in Newcastle throughout Tuesday 5 March. All day Pancakes to go are €6 for 5 Pancakes. For more information check out Mr Waffle on all social channels or check out

Mr Waffle is open from 7.30am – 6pm.