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The Waterloo Restaurant & Catering

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*Now exclusive caterer for beautiful Lake Anna Hall in Barberton.*

We're Your Akron Family Restaurant

Stop by our family restaurant in Akron, OH for breakfast, lunch, or dinner any day of the week and appreciate the home-style cooking. Every day we make all our dishes with the freshest ingredients!

Enjoy a memorable family dinner or a light lunch with coworkers. Regulars enjoy our homemade daily specials and when the weather is nice, our outdoor dining patio.

Whether you’re leaving after a tasty meal and you want something sweet to bring home or you’re just stopping by our bakery, we recommend our legendary Big Apple pie. All bakery items are made from scratch daily.

Try our festive gourmet punches, savor our roasted Arabica coffee blends, and indulge in our delightful selection of catering dishes.

From wedding anniversaries and business dinners to first dates and graduation celebrations, we’ve catered to the needs of our clients for more than 50 years. If your group is large enough, you might consider scheduling a catered event at one of our recommended locations.

Our largest party venue can hold up to 500 guests which is perfect for weddings, business parties, and reunions of every kind.

A family owned business since 1957, Waterloo Restaurant and Catering has been a favorite Akron family restaurant for everything from getaway dinners and family nights out to intimate catering and gala events. Our focus on customer service and quality food is second to none, earning the patronage of generations of Ohio diners.

We specialize in in-house dining, but our full-service bakery and catering service means you can take the great flavors of Waterloo Restaurant anywhere you go. Whether you’re treating the family or holding a corporate event, we can take care of all your needs with our signature style and hospitality. As always, everything is made fresh every single day!

Check out our daily specials, full list of catering services, in-house bakery and unique gift shop.

Waterloo Restaurant and Catering – a great place to visit every day!


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Corporate Mission Statement

“Our mission is to have every guest who enters our doors leave with a positive, satisfied, pleasantly surprised feeling. We desire to make our customers our best spokespersons. We want to provide our customers with consistently superior service, food quality, flavor, selection, and atmosphere, by continually educating ourselves on food trends, perceived values, and the needs of our customers. We will give generous portions at moderate prices.

Our vision is to be a restaurant where everyone feels welcome. We want all our guests to believe Waterloo Restaurant is their favorite restaurant to visit, for every occasion.

Our philosophy is to incorporate enthusiasm, humor, creativity, personality, professionalism, and pride in everything we do.

Our goal is to satisfy every customer, all the time.”