The name of the restaurant in "Waiter..." is Chez Ennui. In French, Ennui means "boredom."
Tommy: A baby's gotta do what a baby's gotta do.
Mr. Mucklehoney: I'm so hungry, I could eat a hog, head first!
Mr. Mucklehoney: I wish I could pay you just to make me laugh!
Tommy: Aw, c'mon. Don't be a baby.
(after Tommy, Phil & Lil rescue Chuckie from the old, rotted tree stump)
Tommy: Are you okay, Chuckie?
Chuckie: (angry) Am I okay? Am I okay?
Phil & Lil: (while Tommy gets the ball, which is in a yard with a mean, growling bull dog) Please don't eat Tommy. Please don't eat Tommy. Please don't eat Tommy.
Stu: Here you go, boy. Burnt to a crisp, just as you like them. (gives burnt burger to Spike)
Didi: Hello. ... Oh, Tiffany. ... What do you mean you can't make it tonight? ... But that's what you said the last time... Oh, your other goldfish died.
A title card was later added for syndication.
The title card and intro music is much shorter than usual; about 1/3 the normal time.
Steve Viksen is also not only a story editor and writer for Hey Arnold!, he's also the voice of Oskar, the lazy, Russian boarding house tenant on that series.