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Schmaltz's Sandwich Shop

105 S 5th St, Waco, TX 76701-2102
+1 254-753-2332
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sandwich” (52 reviews)
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105 S 5th St, Waco, TX 76701-2102
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My son brought me here for lunch and it is so good. First of all, the people at the counter are so nice and helpful. I ordered a roast beef and mozzarella sandwich which was delicious. I got it loaded with lettuce and tomato and...More

Thank Hollin D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For a sandwich shop they were terrific. We arrived just at closing but they welcomed us in, said there was no rush. The sandwich options all looked delicious, but we ordered the iconic “The Schmaltz” and is was large and extremely delicious. We wanted more...More

Thank Dorothy M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had some very good sandwiches after spending time shopping at the Spice Village. It was convenient and service fast.

Thank PeachBelle8288
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is an average sandwich shop at best. I ordered the Schmaltz and it was a sandwich with cheap processed lunch meat on hard bread. It was so mediocre the conversation at my table of coworkers was who picked the place.

Thank coastalbirds
Reviewed 15 April 2018

Nice sandwich shop.Employees were friendly. Sandwiches were a good value. They tasted delicious. My wife and I enjoyed the experience.

Thank tbrewer13
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Initially I was diasapointed because i was hoping for a New York style Jewish Deli but it is not that at all. Once I got over the shock of seeing Mayo on Pastrami I enjoyed the other choices! Packed with people so clearly a local...More

Thank Drtamaragrosz
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Get the Schmaltz special. Schmaltz original sand, chips and a drink. Good food at a good price. Great Waco stop.

Thank JSFoodie09
Reviewed 27 March 2018

We arrived early for our Brazos Tour, so we thought we would find a place to get a sandwich in the downtown area. A worker on the street told us about Schmaltz's Sandwich Shoppe. The sandwich was on a homemade Artisanan bread and was absolutely...More

Thank Helen H
Reviewed 24 March 2018

A group of us decided to visit Waco, see the Magnolia Market and then look for a place to eat lunch. Schmaltz's Sandwich Shop came up with good reviews and was very close by. The reviews were right on. We all had sandwiches and my...More

Thank h_e_tompkins
Reviewed 22 March 2018

Second time in Waco, and Schmaltz's was on our to-do list. The original sandwich reminds us of a mufaletta, and it is addictive. Heavenly fresh baked buns, lots of meats, salad stuff, and plenty of ooze. Here's the drill: try to choose a sandwich from...More

Thank Perkypaws
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 S 5th St, Waco, TX 76701-2102
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Waco
  • Phone Number: +1 254-753-2332
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