NORCROSS, Ga., Nov. 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Waffle House ® restaurants have got you scattered, smothered, and covered with the must-have gift of the 2016 holiday season. The Waffle Nation has been waiting for this long-anticipated announcement of the official Waffle House gift card, or the "new black card." "Two of the biggest requests we hear at the holidays is to offer gift cards and to build a Waffle House nearby," says Walt Ehmer, Waffle House President and CEO. "So we are granting that first wish, and we'll work on the second one next year." Beginning today, you can order your Waffle House gift card at www.wafflehouse.com. Tune in at 11 AM (EST) today for a Facebook Live announcement with more information. So maybe this year you don't have to worry about what Aunt Sally is sending you - a fruitcake, a sweater or something you have to pretend you like. Maybe she will send you the new Waffle House gift card. And if she doesn't, you can always treat yourself to one. #TheNewBlackCard About Waffle House ® restaurantsHeadquartered in Norcross, GA, Waffle House ® restaurants have been serving Good Food Fast® since 1955. Today the Waffle House system operates more than 1,850 restaurants in 25 states and is the world's leading server of waffles, T-bone steaks, hashbrowns, cheese 'n eggs, country ham, pork chops and grits.