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McAlister's Deli

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812 S 6th St, Waco, TX 76706-1119
+1 254-296-0380
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Waco, Texas
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with a group before a basketball game and someone's always on a diet. Everyone was able to get what they liked. Food was great. Tea is always the best!

Thank Geri G
Dallas, Texas
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had lunch here, everything average. Pretty crowded when we were there, but cleared out. Located in a congested area.

Thank 572sandysue
Harlingen, Texas
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43 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our group each ordered different items, and each one was delicious. The staff was especially helpful and cheerful. Plus the tea is super!

Thank Deborah G
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14 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

The tea is the best part of McAlisters and next is the food. The atmosphere is cozy and the staff are friendly too. You can download their app and receive points for your visits. After so many points you get a discount off your meal!

Thank Melissa A
Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey
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111 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

The best I can say is its Average. Not great and Not Bad. The staff was friendly and helpful but the sandwiches are just okay.

Thank Wonderfullywarm
Hallettsville, Texas
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136 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Ordered the Rueben, which sounded great from the description and pictures. I've had it here before and it was very good. Not so much this time. I finally deconstructed the sandwich and found that the corned beef was way too wet, which caused the sandwich to fall apart. Upon closer inspection, teh meat had some little holes in it, which... More 

Thank GC50MH56
Waco, Texas
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

The food I always order, is usually "custom", due to certain food reactions. I appreciate the cooks who make my order exactly the way I request.

Thank Donna W
Pearland, Texas
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40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

Went here after it was recommended at a shop we visited. The lay out is similar to Panera, but food is very different. They had a nice selection of choices from soups, salad, sandwiches and potatoes. I had the grilled chicken potato. It was satisfactory, but not something I would have to go back to have again.

Thank rdlop
Arlington, Texas
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346 reviews
245 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 193 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

My wife and i stopped in on our way through town. Crowded but efficient, good choices. Fresh salads, great chicken sandwich choices and soups. Close to Baylor University, so there are lots of students..

Thank spunkydad
Jackson, New Jersey
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

My friends and I went to McAlister's for lunch and we all loved it. The service was fast and friendly.

Thank Christine W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Soups
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 812 S 6th St, Waco, TX 76706-1119
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Waco
  • Phone Number: +1 254-296-0380

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