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Buzzard Billy's

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100 North Interstate 35, Waco, TX 76704
+1 254-753-2778
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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32 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The food is very good. All the orders are large so be hungry or order small. Nice view of the river. We sat inside but I would say most tables allow pretty good view. Will definitely go back.

Thank Ejmm79
Dallas, Texas
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27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a wonderful restaurant for an evening with friends. Let's be clear, it's not a fine dining establishment. However, it is a good restaurant with good food and a GREAT patio during pleasant weather. We recently enjoyed dinner with friends on the patio during an amazing warm weather day in February. Because we live in different cities we spent... More 

Thank Wil3coyote
Dallas, Texas
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132 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Unique and entertaining atmosphere on the Brazos. Do not let the crowded parking lot keep you from enjoying the good food. My husband had the Seafood Eggplant Pirogue and loved every bite. I had the Crescent City Chicken and though it was a little too spicy. I did love the side corn seasoned to perfection. The hushpuppies were huge and... More 

Thank sjwright
Dallas, Texas
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went late on a Monday night, so it was not crowded. The weather was pleasant so we sat outside with a lovely view of the lighted bridge. The wings were excellent and everything else we ordered! Definitely would recommend!

Thank 572sandysue
Hillsboro, Texas
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350 reviews
227 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very impressed, good food and service. Everything on the menu looks great perhaps a wee bit pricey but probably worth it from the looks of the plates the other patrons were getting. I want to go back again soon. The weather was nice for sitting on the deck over looking the river. A little tricky finding the driveway off of... More 

Thank Dogpilot
Austin, Texas
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278 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have visited Buzzard Billy's several times in the last year, most recently in January and have had much better experiences than my first visit. We sat at their bar and watched a basketball game while getting some food and had a great time. Buzzard Billy's is located right on the Brazos River, across I-35 from McLane Stadium and Baylor... More 

1 Thank Moved2Texas
North Richland Hills, Texas
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465 reviews
316 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We will be back to this place. Great place for gathering with friend. The food is good and the waitstaff is super. The fried pickles are perfect. And, although they were missing my favorite beer, they allowed us to taste till we found what we liked.

Thank Ron R
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46 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For Texas, Buzzard Billy's has good Cajun food. It is spicy, but not too spicy and they have lots of variety. Would recommend!

1 Thank ztrigg
Grenoble, Rhone-Alpes, France
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice place and decoration. It was good but a lot of sauce and maybe not enough crawfishes and aligator. A lot of rice and potatoes in the plate, I would prefere having more crawfishes and less side. Very nice waiter (one of the most polite and nice we had in Waco) Unfortunattely we could'nt eat outside, no room for 6... More 

Thank TibL
Houston, Texas, Usa
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60 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed the lunch visit. Gumbo good and spicey. On the river. Full bar available. Plenty variety on menu. Think you will enjoy it.

Thank SheltonMcBride

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 North Interstate 35, Waco, TX 76704
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Waco
  • Phone Number: +1 254-753-2778

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