Delicious Fun Halloween Waffles for Kids

Want to treat the kids to a special spooky breakfast or dessert this Halloween? Then this easy Halloween Waffle recipe is ideal.

With pumpkin spice and puree, and spooky candy eyes it’s a perfect treat that the kids will love and will fill them up for some fun trick or treating too. So here you go our Pumpkin Pie Halloween Waffles for a special spooky Halloween dessert for the kids.

Halloween recipe for delicious pumpkin pie waffles Pinterest image with a stack of the waffles on a plate with sprinkles, eyes and whipped cream with pumpkins behind

Halloween Dessert

If you are anything like our family then we sit down for a meal on a Halloween before heading out trick or treating, so serving up this easy-to-make dessert is great, it fills up the kids’ bellies and keeps them warm at the same time.

top down view of fun dessert for halloween a stack of waffles served with whipped cream, halloween sprinkles and candy eyes

We’ve adapted our easy pumpkin pie waffle recipe to make it a little bit spookier for the kids and with some extra sprinkles, these are another fun waffle that we get asked for year after year.

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top down view of a stack of Halloween Belgian Waffles with candy eyes and whipped cream with orange, purple and black halloween sprinkles. A fun dessert for kids before trick or treating

The ONLY Tip for Making Halloween Waffles

One of the top tips for making waffles in your waffle iron is NEVER use a non-stick spray! It damages the waffle iron.

waffle batter on the waffle iron

Instead, just some sunflower oil, a silicone brush, and lightly coat the pan so that it keeps its non-stick surface and you don’t damage it.

How to Make Pumpkin Halloween Waffles

Check out how easy these waffles are to make with the easy recipe you can print out below.

Yield: 5 Large Waffles

Halloween Pumpkin Pie Waffles for Kids

a stack of halloween Belgian waffles with whipped cream and candy eyes and sprinkles with pumpkins behind ready for dessert for the kids

A spooky recipe for a Halloween dessert to make in the waffle iron. These Pumpkin Pie Halloween Waffles are perfect to serve the kids before trick or treating this year.

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes


  • 2 cups flour
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 1 tablespoon baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice
  • ½ teaspoon cinnamon
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • ½ cup pumpkin puree
  • 1 cup milk
  • 2/3 cup buttermilk
  • 1/3 cup butter, melted
  • 2 egg whites
  • Orange food coloring
  • Halloween sprinkles
  • Candy eyes
  • Whipped cream


  1. Preheat waffle iron.
  2. In a large bowl, whisk together the flour, sugar, baking powder, pumpkin pie spice, cinnamon, and salt.
  3. In a separate bowl, mix together the pumpkin, milk, buttermilk, and melted butter.pumpkin puree and spice in with egg whites for some waffles for halloween dessert
  4. Add the pumpkin mixture to the flour mixture and add a small amount of orange food coloring to tint the batter. Whisk until just colouring added to waffle batter to colour for some halloween waffles
  5. In a small bowl, beat the egg whites with an electric mixer on high speed until bubbly.whisked egg whites to be added to waffle batter to make some extra fluffy waffles
  6. Add the egg whites to the batter and carefully fold into the mixture.
  7. Spray the waffle iron with nonstick cooking spray and scoop the batter onto the hot iron. Cook for 3 to 5
    minutes, until the waffle iron stops steaming. Continue cooking until all the batter has been used.
  8. Serve waffles topped with whipped cream, Halloween sprinkles, and candy eyes.halloween waffles for kids

Nutrition Information:



Serving Size:


Amount Per Serving: Calories: 391Total Fat: 15gSaturated Fat: 9gTrans Fat: 1gUnsaturated Fat: 5gCholesterol: 38mgSodium: 711mgCarbohydrates: 56gFiber: 3gSugar: 14gProtein: 10g

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