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Captain Billy Whizzbang's

901 Lake Air Dr, Waco, TX 76710-4548
+1 254-776-4155
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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“pig burger” (3 reviews)
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10:30 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
901 Lake Air Dr, Waco, TX 76710-4548
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Reviewed 20 December 2017

Everything was wonderful ... the whizz-pig burger (1/2 ground bacon + 1/2 ground beef) is so tasty and juicy. And you have got to try the whizzbang fries -- fries covered in cheese, real bacon, onions, and whizzbang sauce (yes a bit wacky, but oh...More

Thank Colin E
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Building is old but clean. Staff is helpful for first time visitors. The mixture of pork and beef in the hamburgers makes the taste exquisite. The onion rings are great also.

Thank mkieber59
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Good cheeseburger and fries. Don't go expecting a chain burger. These are old school, drive-in style. Tasty!

Thank OffToAlmostAnywhere
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

We've heard over and over again that we needed to visit Captain Billy Whiz bangs during our trip to Waco and we weren't disappointed! It had a great, family friendly environment and the food was wonderful! It's perfect for families and for a quick, easy...More

Thank mmpeppers
Reviewed 14 September 2017

This was my first time to stop for a burger and it certainly won't be my last! I tried the WhizzPig and am still "oinking" over the flavor. Patty comes out pink due to the bacon inside the beef. Bun was toasted, lettuce, tomato and...More

Thank multimom
Reviewed 26 August 2017

These cheeseburgers are awesome!! I had the Western Burger and my husband had the Whizz Pig. Both were amazing. They were filling and not greasy. Their french fries are really good too - crispy on the outside and nice and potatoe-y on the inside. Our...More

Thank Guida S
Reviewed 16 August 2017

read this place was on Texas Bucket List and on Daytripper for Texas so was hopeful,,,they were out of the Whizpig which is supposed to be the bomb 1/2 beef 1/2 bacon,,,,so we ordered cheeseburgers and granddaughter ordered chicken strips,,,,,waited for almost 1/2 hr for...More

Thank Barbara D
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I've been eating at Captain Billy Whizzbanks for more than 20 years and it is hands the down the best "Local" Burger in Waco. We get the Whizzbang, they mix ground bacon in with the ground beef. DELICIOUS!!!! The fires are not too thin and...More

Thank Anitad364
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We saw Captain Billy's on the Texas Bucket List, and it looked like a place we wanted to try. It certainly did not disappoint! This was one of the best hamburgers we have ever had! Now, you must understand, my husband is on his own...More

Thank Donna P
Reviewed 7 July 2017

There is the Famous Whizbang but you will have to order it. It is a combo of beef and bacon a little pink because of the bacon but great. The cheeseburger, turkey burger were great you select your condiments , mustard, mayo, catsup, lettuce,tomato, onion...More

Thank John E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 901 Lake Air Dr, Waco, TX 76710-4548
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Waco
  • Phone Number: +1 254-776-4155
  • E-mail
Family owned and operated Captain Billy Whizzbang's best burgers in Waco, Texas has been providing the best burger since 1977. Our meat is delivered fresh each morning from a local meat market and each hamburger patty is hand-pressed, never frozen, and made to order just how you like and remember from the good old days. Waco locals, tourists, and Baylor students are all a fan of Captain Billy Whizzbangs' signature Whizz-Pigg burger made with half ground bacon and half ground beef with all the fixings for you to choose. We pride ourselves on a clean and inviting environment that you will be proud to bring your friends and family to. Dine in, drive through, or pick up we are looking forward to seeing you!
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