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George's Restaurant & Bar

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££ - £££
American, Bar
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1925 Speight Ave, Waco, TX 76706-3360
+1 254-753-1421
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Closed
Hours:
Mon - Sat 06:30 - 00:00
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44 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

George's is very good albeit usually crowded with tables very close together. It is one of more established non-chain restaurants around Baylor. The portions are large and the food is good. Our service was exceptional. If you are through Waco, it's worth the stop. Easy access from Interstate 35.

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Thank STEPHENSTRAVEL
Oklahoma
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We were told about George's before going to Waco and once we got down there. Really was expecting great food, but it was just good. There is nothing wrong with good food but it was not great. I will say service was really good. Wife had chicken fried steak, I had all you can eat catfish. It was good. Again... More 

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Thank Jeff V
Vestavia Hills, Alabama
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The owner of the restaurant was such a great host! We thoroughly enjoyed our meals. This s a little restaurant that has grown into big business but still makes you feel like you are their favorite customer. Don't miss the chicken wrapped in bacon appetizer. INCREDIBLE!!!

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Thank EBJAXN
Texas
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This place is so good, it's worth DRIVING to Waco. Delicious food, fast friendly service, reasonable prices, great specials- you will not be disappointed! Thank you George!

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Thank jdmazrn
Monument
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74 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The outside will fool you! Plain front hides the fact that they Have amazing food with a great menu! Service was fast, friendly and the food is some of the best I have eaten! I had grilled wings with lemon/pepper sauce......done perfectly on the outside and moist and tender on the inside! A wonderful place to try in WACO!

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Thank Bonnie B
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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347 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This place is hopping busy. Loads of regulars here for Wednesday night half off wings. They have these "crazy wings" chicken, pepper jack, and jalapeño wrapped in bacon then deep fried outstanding. Husband had what he described as the best "chicken fried steak" he has ever had. You won't go wrong here.

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Thank Sue D
Allen
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

One of my favorites. Recommend the chicken fired steaks (small order) or the burgers. This is a must visit place! Definitely a slice of local culture.

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Thank funmomm
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Best chicken friend steak and the big O beers are just part of the tradition of George's! Can be too busy around Baylor games but really good chicken fried steaks. That's all we order when we are there.

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Thank Ann B
Avoca, Texas, United States
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36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I got the special of the night - a half chicken fried steak and sides. It was delicious and so much food! A full steak must be huge. The atmosphere was relaxed and kid friendly.

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Thank 32Shirley88
Waco, Texas
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40 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Ran across town on lunch 2 hours and although place was packed we were waited on immediately, order taken and served promptly. Burger had really good flavor, french fried were crisp and yummy. My companion had one of the luncheon specials and was very pleased with the amount of food.Said he would give chicken fried steak a B. We have... More 

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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
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
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
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?