Best food in Waco

Check out the top food in Waco, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Magnolia Market At The Silos
1. Magnolia Market At The Silos
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45 local reviews
601 Webster Ave, Waco
Open · Closes in 21 minutes
+1 254-235-6111
Home goods storeBakeryPark
Jacob And Corrie
Why everyone comes to Waco...great tourism spot with shopping, food, hang out space. Tip for avoiding the…
Brandal
Very busy during the day, great food trucks and bakery but be prepared to stand in long lines. Most traffic…
Thomas
Home of the Fixer-Upper and a must see for HGTV fans of all ages. You will love the food trucks and do NOT…
1. Magnolia Market At The Silos
1. Magnolia Market At The Silos
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45 local reviews
601 Webster Ave, Waco
Open · Closes in 21 minutes
+1 254-235-6111
Jacob And Corrie
Jacob And Corrie
Why everyone comes to Waco...great tourism spot with shopping, food, hang out space. Tip for avoiding the most crowds...go later in the…
Brandal
Brandal
Very busy during the day, great food trucks and bakery but be prepared to stand in long lines. Most traffic is out by around 4pm
Thomas
Thomas
Home of the Fixer-Upper and a must see for HGTV fans of all ages. You will love the food trucks and do NOT miss the bakery! YUM!
2. Alpha Omega Grill & Bakery
2. Alpha Omega Grill & Bakery
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13 local reviews
929 Franklin Ave, Waco
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
(254) 732-7506
BakeryBarRestaurant
Doug
Good Mediterranean food. A lot of locals don't know about this place. It's almost hidden but right down…
Kenneth
Hands down best Greek/Mediterranean food in Waco. Neat little joint smack in the middle of downtown. Great…
Kimberlee
Great family owned Greek food. Has a wonderful coffee shop attached.
2. Alpha Omega Grill & Bakery
2. Alpha Omega Grill & Bakery
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13 local reviews
929 Franklin Ave, Waco
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
(254) 732-7506
Doug
Doug
Good Mediterranean food. A lot of locals don't know about this place. It's almost hidden but right down town. Fried cheese is a personal…
Kenneth
Kenneth
Hands down best Greek/Mediterranean food in Waco. Neat little joint smack in the middle of downtown. Great coffee too.
Kimberlee
Kimberlee
Great family owned Greek food. Has a wonderful coffee shop attached.
3. Ninfa's Mexican Restaurant
3. Ninfa's Mexican Restaurant
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13 local reviews
220 S 3rd St, Waco
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 254-757-2050
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Dan
The food is good, but it's the decor and ambiance that really set it apart from all the other mexican food…
Chris
Long time Waco Mexican Food spot in Downtown Waco. We have a personal limit of 2 Ninfa-Ritas. A Spider-Man…
Doug
Old warehouse converted into perhaps Waco's best Mexican food. Not quiet, though.
3. Ninfa's Mexican Restaurant
3. Ninfa's Mexican Restaurant
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13 local reviews
220 S 3rd St, Waco
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 254-757-2050
Dan
Dan
The food is good, but it's the decor and ambiance that really set it apart from all the other mexican food restaurants. If your only…
Chris
Chris
Long time Waco Mexican Food spot in Downtown Waco. We have a personal limit of 2 Ninfa-Ritas. A Spider-Man Margarita is also a crowd…
Doug
Doug
Old warehouse converted into perhaps Waco's best Mexican food. Not quiet, though.
4. The Ranchito
4. The Ranchito
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6 local reviews
2310 W Waco Dr, Waco
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
(254) 235-9470
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Robert
Scrumptious Mexican food at bargain prices. Try the barbacoa tacos. You'll thank me later.
Claudia
" Hole in the wall " authentic Mexican food at great prices
Shannon
Great Mexican food. Great prices.
4. The Ranchito
4. The Ranchito
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6 local reviews
2310 W Waco Dr, Waco
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
(254) 235-9470
Robert
Robert
Scrumptious Mexican food at bargain prices. Try the barbacoa tacos. You'll thank me later.
Claudia
Claudia
" Hole in the wall " authentic Mexican food at great prices
Shannon
Shannon
Great Mexican food. Great prices.
5. The Backyard Bar Stage and Grill
5. The Backyard Bar Stage and Grill
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14 local reviews
511 S 8th St, Waco
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+1 254-235-1151
RestaurantBarFood
Aleishia
Great place to catch live music, great food & drink specials. Right around the corner from Magnolia Market 10…
Kris
Great location downtown a block from The Silos- Live music and great food and drinks
Isaiah
Fun for the whole family. Music, dancing and food.
5. The Backyard Bar Stage and Grill
5. The Backyard Bar Stage and Grill
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14 local reviews
511 S 8th St, Waco
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+1 254-235-1151
Aleishia
Aleishia
Great place to catch live music, great food & drink specials. Right around the corner from Magnolia Market 10 Miles
Kris
Kris
Great location downtown a block from The Silos- Live music and great food and drinks
Isaiah
Isaiah
Fun for the whole family. Music, dancing and food.
6. The Grape Wine Bar and Bistro
6. The Grape Wine Bar and Bistro
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9 local reviews
2006 N Valley Mills Dr, Waco
Closed · Opens Tuesday 4:00 PM
+1 254-772-1866
BarPoint of interestFood
Jason
First, the Grape Wine Bar is in Waco, not Marlin. We don't have anything like it in Marlin. They usually have…
Krishna
Wine and Bistro. Very quaint, and small establishment. Great wines and weekly changing menu. Food is great,…
Brandal
Wine Bar, fantastic food but limited menu. Wine bar with food, live music on Thursday and Friday nights
6. The Grape Wine Bar and Bistro
6. The Grape Wine Bar and Bistro
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9 local reviews
2006 N Valley Mills Dr, Waco
Closed · Opens Tuesday 4:00 PM
+1 254-772-1866
Jason
Jason
First, the Grape Wine Bar is in Waco, not Marlin. We don't have anything like it in Marlin. They usually have music on the weekends - check…
Krishna
Krishna
Wine and Bistro. Very quaint, and small establishment. Great wines and weekly changing menu. Food is great, prepared and cooked by one dude!
Brandal
Brandal
Wine Bar, fantastic food but limited menu. Wine bar with food, live music on Thursday and Friday nights
7. Cricket's Grill & Drafthouse
7. Cricket's Grill & Drafthouse
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13 local reviews
221 Mary Avenue, Waco
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+1 254-754-4677
BarRestaurantFood
Chris
Downtown Bar. Mostly young professional, some college kids. Pool, darts, shuffleboard, TVs for sports. Great…
Stephanie
Fun bar/taphouse atmosphere. Good pub food and an excellent beer selection. Excellent local alternative to…
Magen
If you have ever lived in Waco, you know Crickets. Its a great scene, they sell good food, and they have…
7. Cricket's Grill & Drafthouse
7. Cricket's Grill & Drafthouse
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13 local reviews
221 Mary Avenue, Waco
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+1 254-754-4677
Chris
Chris
Downtown Bar. Mostly young professional, some college kids. Pool, darts, shuffleboard, TVs for sports. Great beer tap selection. Some decent…
Stephanie
Stephanie
Fun bar/taphouse atmosphere. Good pub food and an excellent beer selection. Excellent local alternative to BJ's Brewhouse
Magen
Magen
If you have ever lived in Waco, you know Crickets. Its a great scene, they sell good food, and they have shuffleboard.
8. Barnett's Pub Downtown Waco's finest (and only) Irish Pub
8. Barnett's Pub Downtown Waco's finest (and only) Irish Pub
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8 local reviews
420 Franklin Ave, Waco
Closed · Opens Tuesday 11:00 AM
(254) 714-1356
StoreCafeBar
Robert
One of Waco's two best pubs (the other is the Dancing Bear). Good selection of beer, and the food is…
Ollie
Huge whiskey selection and draft beer with creative food menu as well.
8. Barnett's Pub Downtown Waco's finest (and only) Irish Pub
8. Barnett's Pub Downtown Waco's finest (and only) Irish Pub
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8 local reviews
420 Franklin Ave, Waco
Closed · Opens Tuesday 11:00 AM
(254) 714-1356
Robert
Robert
One of Waco's two best pubs (the other is the Dancing Bear). Good selection of beer, and the food is excellent. Elizabeth is one of Waco's…
Ollie
Ollie
Huge whiskey selection and draft beer with creative food menu as well.
9. Bangkok Royal
9. Bangkok Royal
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15 local reviews
215 South University Parks Drive, Waco
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+1 254-757-2741
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Shannon
Thai food. Reasonably priced. Downside: Not great service, and limited beverages. Upside: Not a lot of…
Caleb
Waco's premiere Thai food restaurant offers top notch cuisine in an elegant setting ideal for anything from…
Jason
Delicious Thai food. Try the Pineapple Fried Rice or the Panang Curry.
9. Bangkok Royal
9. Bangkok Royal
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15 local reviews
215 South University Parks Drive, Waco
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+1 254-757-2741
Shannon
Shannon
Thai food. Reasonably priced. Downside: Not great service, and limited beverages. Upside: Not a lot of other asian food options in Waco! …
Caleb
Caleb
Waco's premiere Thai food restaurant offers top notch cuisine in an elegant setting ideal for anything from take out to a casual lunch to…
Jason
Jason
Delicious Thai food. Try the Pineapple Fried Rice or the Panang Curry.
10. George's Restaurant Bar & Catering
10. George's Restaurant Bar & Catering
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15 local reviews
1925 Speight Ave, Waco
+1 254-753-1421
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Aleishia
Oozing with local tradition! In the hear of Baylor. Food is amazing. Breakfast is always good, and you MUST…
Lookbook Properties
Favorite watering hole amongst locals; order a Big 'O' and sip it on the patio. With a wide variety of food…
Chris
Waco staple. Bar and Grill food. Made famous by Texas Country Music legend Pat Green!
10. George's Restaurant Bar & Catering
10. George's Restaurant Bar & Catering
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15 local reviews
1925 Speight Ave, Waco
+1 254-753-1421
Aleishia
Aleishia
Oozing with local tradition! In the hear of Baylor. Food is amazing. Breakfast is always good, and you MUST have a Big O! If its a…
Lookbook Properties
Lookbook Properties
Favorite watering hole amongst locals; order a Big 'O' and sip it on the patio. With a wide variety of food options on the menu; there is…
Chris
Chris
Waco staple. Bar and Grill food. Made famous by Texas Country Music legend Pat Green!
11. Dancing Bear Pub
11. Dancing Bear Pub
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12 local reviews
1117 Speight Ave, Waco
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+1 254-753-0025
BarPoint of interestEstablishment
Ollie
THE destination for local and craft beer lover. 16 taps, lots of can/bottle options, knowledgeable staff and…
Robert
One of Waco's two best pubs. Typically a younger crowd than Barnett's. Great beer selection and the food is…
11. Dancing Bear Pub
11. Dancing Bear Pub
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12 local reviews
1117 Speight Ave, Waco
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+1 254-753-0025
Ollie
Ollie
THE destination for local and craft beer lover. 16 taps, lots of can/bottle options, knowledgeable staff and cool outback patio seating…
Robert
Robert
One of Waco's two best pubs. Typically a younger crowd than Barnett's. Great beer selection and the food is good (though perhaps not quite…
12. Chuy's
12. Chuy's
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9 local reviews
5501 Legend Lake Parkway, Waco
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 254-420-4242
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Caleb
We don't take anything seriously, except our food. While we refer to our food as “Tex-Mex”, our menu is made…
Krishna
Great Tex-Mex food and margaritas. This is an Austin based chain that always impresses. Only Mexican beer is…
12. Chuy's
12. Chuy's
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9 local reviews
5501 Legend Lake Parkway, Waco
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 254-420-4242
Caleb
Caleb
We don't take anything seriously, except our food. While we refer to our food as “Tex-Mex”, our menu is made up of a combination of flavors,…
Krishna
Krishna
Great Tex-Mex food and margaritas. This is an Austin based chain that always impresses. Only Mexican beer is served here.