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Cricket's Grill & Draft House

) #12 of 329 Restaurants in Waco $$ - $$$ American, ,
221 Mary Ave, Waco, TX 76701
+1 254-754-4677
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good33%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
221 Mary Ave, Waco, TX 76701
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Neat looking place with a great bar that offers a wide varieties of beer. Our bartender, Harry, was awesome!!!!!! The main reason we came in was because we were drenched in sweat after visiting the Silos and I knew they served frozen alcohol popsicles. Harry...More

Thank Kristine W
Courtney B, Public Relations Manager at Cricket's Grill & Draft House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for coming by, Kristine! We're glad we could provide some much-needed chill (and tequila, of course). We're already looking forward to your next visit and know you'll be even more impressed with our food options! ;) See ya then!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our lunch at Cricket's so much. I got the chicken strips and my wife got a patty melt. We thought it was a lot of food for the money. The wait staff was super friendly and the place was very lively and enjoyable...More

Thank John D
Courtney B, Public Relations Manager at Cricket's Grill & Draft House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

This is great to hear, John! Thanks for stopping by for lunch-- Happy we could provide great service, good atmosphere, and too much good food. ;) See ya next time!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We happened upon this place when driving by in downtown. Our server Chelsey was amazing. She was accommodating on our seating as I wanted to be out of the way as I had just broken my ankle three days before. Plus she was friendly, efficient...More

Thank sherryvo
Courtney B, Public Relations Manager at Cricket's Grill & Draft House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks, Sherry! We're sorry to hear about your ankle but very happy to hear you enjoyed your time with us. We'll be sure to let Chelsey know she did a great job. We hope you'll join us again on your next trip to town, and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cross between a pool hall, bar and grill. Plenty of seating, lots of screens to watch sports. Country music playing. Food selection is all made from scratch, I recommend the Peanut Butter Burger! Staff is super friendly and attentive. Will definitely be coming back!

Thank Tarica C
Courtney B, Public Relations Manager at Cricket's Grill & Draft House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Woot! That's what we like to hear. Country music, good folks and a delicious Peanut Butter Bacon Burger... Sounds like a great night to us! See you next time. :)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found this place on the internet and had to try it. We sat at the bar and had a few beers. Then order our food. Had the nacho's. Very good food and a great beer. There is 100 beers on tap. We had some...More

Thank Craig C
Courtney B, Public Relations Manager at Cricket's Grill & Draft House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Happy you could join us and had a great time when doing so! Sounds like you had the Boss Nachos... Great choice, especially with a nice, cold beer. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was brought up the philosophy that if you have nothing nice to say don't say anything at all. So all I am going to say is, our waiter, Jose, was very nice.More

Thank Mush6874
Courtney B, Public Relations Manager at Cricket's Grill & Draft House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for bringing your visit to our attention. We'd love to understand what contributed to your 1-star rating. Would you please email us at cricketssocial@gmail.com with more details on your visit? We would greatly appreciate the opportunity to address your concerns and improve for...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Try it you will love the peanut butter hamburger and the quaint atmosphere good air conditioning great waitstaff and not too expensive

Thank deltadwn27
Courtney B, Public Relations Manager at Cricket's Grill & Draft House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for coming by and visiting us at Cricket's. The Peanut Butter & Bacon Burger may sound odd but it sure is delicious! Hope to see you again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was my favorite meal while we were in Waco. The burger was so delicious and the onion rings were yummy too. The entire wall is lined with beer in tap!!! Tons to chose from.

Thank TravelFamily417
Courtney B, Public Relations Manager at Cricket's Grill & Draft House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hey! That's awesome to hear! We're very proud to have been your favorite. If there are two things we know, it's burgers and beer. :) Come back on your next trip to try a few more! Thanks!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Husband got bacon and peanut butter burger and it was good. I liked the charred brussel sprouts. Daughter ate all her Mac n cheese. Good beer selection

Thank Nancy S
Courtney B, Public Relations Manager at Cricket's Grill & Draft House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

This review makes us hungry! ;) Happy to hear your crew enjoyed themselves. Hope to see y'all again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So many different types of beer on tap it's hard to choose one! Food is good, also. Your typical bar type food. Pool tables, shuffleboard tables..very fun place to hang out!

Thank clairebean
Courtney B, Public Relations Manager at Cricket's Grill & Draft House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Sounds like you'll just have to try them all, Claire! ;) Thanks for coming in to see us at Cricket's. Happy to hear you enjoyed yourself. Hope to see you again soon for another cold one!

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Shira K
7 June 2017|
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Response from Courtney B | Property representative |
Nope! We're all-ages all the time. Thanks for checking. Hope to see you soon!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 02:00
Monday
11:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 02:00
Thursday
11:00 - 02:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 221 Mary Ave, Waco, TX 76701
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Waco
  • Phone Number: +1 254-754-4677
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