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Cotton Patch Cafe

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5501 Bosque Blvd, Waco, TX 76710-4441
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Orange County, Ca
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441 reviews
379 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

We made a mistake. Not much quality in any area. 2 of 3 in our group did not eat their dinner. Try somewhere else is our advice.

Thank MominOC
Fort Worth, Texas
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170 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Good food, nice atmosphere, fairly standard for a Cotton Patch experience. Our waitress was awesome - we had a large group and a limited amount of time. She handled our group excellently.

Thank Brandi K
Groesbeck, United States
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108 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Visited during lunch and had a really good experience. Lots of people but we were seated very quickly. Both our dishes were excellent, with my wife having an extra delicious veggie plate and me having a perfect club. Very courteous service!!

Thank Charles B
San Antonio
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83 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

My coworker and I took our boss here today for lunch and had an awesome experience. Food and service were great, we will be returning for sure.

Thank X3485KWjamesm
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259 reviews
203 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

You just can't beat the fried chicken salad at the Cotton Patch! The little tortilla strips on top added even more crunch. The yeast rolls and cornbread are complimentary. The cornbread was too crumbly. Service was great, prices are reasonable.

Thank multimom
Bolingbrook, Illinois, United States
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94 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

The food was ok. I had the salmon with a salad (ask for the dressing on the side) and steamed vegetables. My husband had the Chicken fried steak and said it was very good, and a salad. We were seated right away and our server was nice and attentive.

Thank Linda N
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55 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

We always end up here when we can't decide where to go. Tonight's meal was good as usual with good and fast service. One thing I like is you can always get a senior plate. This restaurant does need to refresh the interior

Thank Robert M
Eddy, Texas
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234 reviews
187 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016

The restaurant has a large selection of salads. I had the 3 veggie plate with salad. If you do not like cucumber, besure to tell the waiters early because the salad is loaded. The salad was fresh and quite large. I got the green beans, garlic potatoes and squash casserole. The green beans were very greasy and the garlic potatoes... More 

Thank JoyfulEddy
Waco, Tx
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133 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

My wife and I came here on a Friday night recently. It was busy but we were greeted and seated right away. Our server was extremely friendly and attentive. I ordered the 9 oz sirloin Steak and she the chicken tenders basket. My steak was cooked a perfect medium rare just as ordered and both dishes were brought out fairly... More 

Thank davidel57
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15 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

We always enjoy the Cotton Patch. Usually, the service is great and the food consistently good. Just about everything on the menu is great. The catfish can be a little over cooked sometimes, but most of the time, it's great! Only once, out of several visits, did we have to send back some food that had been sitting on the... More 

Thank B L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5501 Bosque Blvd, Waco, TX 76710-4441
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Waco

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?