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Rosa's Cafe & Tortilla Factory

Mexican, Southwestern, Fast food
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4200 Franklin Ave, Waco, TX 76710-6944
+1 254-741-9283
10:30 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 10:30 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 10:30 - 00:00
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If this is good food to you, you have no taste buds? Should have gone next door to Cheddar's. Took my dad to the dr in Waco and he wanted fajitas and this was close to the dr. No thank you. Will look up restaurants on Trip Advisor next time! Usually trustworthy but different palates up here.

Thank RiRiTex
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was fresh and delicious. The service was really quick. The dining area needs to be cleaned better. Our swat had beans on them.

Thank D2800PZdeniser
Longview, Texas
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Have to stop here for quick, good Mexican food. Clean bathrooms and friendly staff make it our go to stop each time.

Thank iamjessesgirl27
Waco, Texas
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16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Rosa's is a self service style restaurant. You order the food at the counter and then pick up when ready. The Mexican family style atmosphere is very laid back and comfortable. The food is outstanding and reasonably priced so you can take the whole family without breaking the bank. I had the enchilada plate and it was excellent. You get... More 

Thank Cowboyfan0606
Alexandria, Virginia
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82 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

For the price it's worth going for. It's not fine dining and you can find better Tex Mex food but your wait will be long and your pocket book will feel it. Festive deco and unlimited drinks.

Thank wildzootv
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36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

We visited both locations whike in San Angelo last week. Both were equally great! The meal selections were terrific, And the food was fantastic!!! Everything on the menu was great, they even give you some fresh made tortillas to have along with your meal! The salsa bar was wonderful!!! I was amazed at the low prices! Fantastic value!!! Wish I... More 

Thank Aturk2
atlanta, ga
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48 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

Vacationing ein waco, we did not know much about restaurants i the area, but I wish that we had Rosa's cafes were I am from. The food was great, the portion size were just right. I would go back if I were in the area again.

Thank mariadh
Tyler, Texas
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243 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016

We had never been to a Rosa's before and didn't expect it to be quite like this. We thought it was a sit down and be served place, but soon learned that you place your order at a counter and then be seated. The food was ok, and not bad for a quick lunch.

Thank caper2
Kerrville, Texas
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196 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

We have eaten at a Rosa's in other cities & enjoyed it. This one was no different. The staff is friendly, service is fast & food is good. You order & pick up your food at a counter. Drinks & condiments are also self serve. They have a good variety and have combination plates as well as ala carte.

Thank Shtrbug1
Round Rock, Texas
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135 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016

Rosas is sort of like Mexican fast food. The food is good quality, speedy service and reasonably priced. The staff is friendly and helpful. Restaurant is clean and pleasanat. I recommend this one.

Thank Ken M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Mexican, Southwestern, Fast food
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 00:00
10:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4200 Franklin Ave, Waco, TX 76710-6944
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Waco
  • Phone Number: +1 254-741-9283

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