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George's Restaurant & Bar

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$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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1925 Speight Ave, Waco, TX 76706-3360
+1 254-753-1421
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06:30 - 00:00
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Mon - Sat 06:30 - 00:00
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Waco, Texas
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

A Waco tradition, known for super-cold beer in a frosted glass (The Big-O) and reasonably good food in a diner/sports bar setting. I'd recommend the newer Hewitt location, although it's not right on 35 (but nothing's far in Waco!!!). The hot wings are a big favorite of my teenaged kids, as is the chicken-fried steak. I really like all their... More 

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Thank lcclev67
Waco, Texas
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Our office goes there at least once a week great food great service lunch time gets pretty busy beat the rush by getting there before 12

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Thank bigdeerkelley
Hewitt, Texas
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We chose to eat at George's to celebrate a birthday. We arrived at 5 and had a fairly large party (7 and a high chair). It took about 10 minutes to be seated which was pretty good since they were a little busy. Unfortunately we were seated next to a wall and were super cramped. There were no options to... More 

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Thank Randi C
Dallas, Texas
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My daughter and I stopped here for lunch after a road trip from San Antonio to Dallas. The food was awesome, the atmosphere was fun, and the service team was excellent. Food was amazing too!

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Thank Molly P
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65 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Bar atmosphere with big screens! Friendly crowd , large menu, and good reasonable priced food. Loved the bar-b-que pulled pork sandwich!

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Thank Hoosiers12
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I can't review the food as we left shortly after being seated. Just a bit loud, drunk and smokey for a family dinner. Harmless enough and appropriate for a sports outing. The food looked like great bar fare.

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Thank TSCW
Kingwood, Texas
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207 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It's not fancy, it's not expensive, the only thing it is, is DAMN GOOD ! The food , the service, the people.. all great.

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Thank PiccyKingwood_Texas
Lorain, Ohio
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40 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A friend told us to stop here and eat while in Waco. So we stopped and had lunch and was very good food and fast service. Very busy.

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Thank pserenari
Junction City, Kansas
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is awesome for meeting friends for drinks. They have the best beer and awesome mixed drinks as well as a fun atmosphere in the deck area, the restaurant side however isn't great. If you're wanting dinner from George's I highly recommend traveling a few miles to the Hewitt, TX location. Much more seating, better service, and better food... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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288 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was in town for a football Saturday but had no tickets, so I needed a place to sit and watch the Baylor game on television while chowing down. My friend recommended George's, and I'm really glad he did. The place had a neat atmosphere, and the burger was great! I'd definitely recommend it to others.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$16
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
06:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 00:00
Thursday
06:30 - 00:00
Friday
06:30 - 00:00
Saturday
06:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1925 Speight Ave, Waco, TX 76706-3360
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Waco
  • Phone Number: +1 254-753-1421

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