Netflix’s felted foodies are back for the next stage in their culinary adventure in the new series Waffles + Mochi’s Restaurant, launching on the streamer Monday, October 17. The official trailer and Season 1 guest star menu dropped today, promising a tasty new installment for the epicurean puppets.
Synopsis: Get bready for Waffles and Mochi to blast off on their tastiest adventure yet as they open their very own restaurant. As chefs, the two traveling taste-buddies serve up sweet, salty and spicy dishes inspired by the ingredients from their incredible explorations. The new season features familiar faces like Mrs. Obama and world-renowned chefs, home cooks, kids and celebrities from all over the globe who all share the same passion for food and fun!
Starring Kimiko Glen as Yuki and Eugene Cordero as Danny and featuring Michelle Obama, Waffles + Mochie’s Restaurant will also welcome a cornucopia of guest stars, including Marsai Martin, Padma Lakshmi, Samin Nosrat, Lyric Lewis, Big Freedia, Bryan Ford, Marcus Samuelsson, Demi Adejuyigbe, Arturo Castro, Rashida Holmes and Rick Martinez.
Puppeteers for the show are Sarah Berman (Waffles), David Bizzaro (Mochi), Jonathan Kidder (Busy) and Diona Elise Burnett (Steve the Mop).
Created and executive produced by Erika Thormahlen & Jeremy Konner, the series is also exec produced by Tim McKeon, Tonia Davis, Priya Swaminathan, Barack and Michelle Obama. Alex Braverman and Alex Pitz are co-EPs.