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Cheddar's

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4208 Franklin Ave, Waco, TX 76710
(254) 741-1411
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Valentine's Day Delight

We went to Cheddar's at about 4 PM. This place gets real busy because it has a good variety of food choices and they are reasonably priced. Wife had steak and shrimp and I had chicken fried steak. Both meals were very good. Service was very good. We enjoyed the casual atmosphere.

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 16, 2015
Stan J
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Hesperia, California
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Hesperia, California
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90 reviews 90 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We went to Cheddar's at about 4 PM. This place gets real busy because it has a good variety of food choices and they are reasonably priced. Wife had steak and shrimp and I had chicken fried steak. Both meals were very good. Service was very good. We enjoyed the casual atmosphere.

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Chardon
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62 reviews 62 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

We were on vacation and we noticed a Cheddars restaurant we thought to try for dinner. It was not to open until 2 days and we were leaving that town. We decided we wanted to try one, never having heard of them before. We finally found one in Texas to eat at. The salad was food, but the warm honey... More 

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Wylie, Texas
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52 reviews 52 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

First of all, let me say, that in all of the years that I've visited many of the Cheddar's restaurants, not once have I ever gotten a bad meal. Sure, Cheddar's is like many restaurants, you're going to find some better than others. In the past several years I began visiting the one in Waco, either going to or coming... More 

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Woodway, TX
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32 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Lunch today was grilled salmon, rice, broccoli & cheese, and green beans. Everything was excellent: in fact, it was better than the fish places. I do not know why this restaurant isn't rated higher. Service was fine. Only 2 things could possibly have made it better: a piece of bread or roll with lunch would have been good, and it... More 

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Roswell, New Mexico
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91 reviews 91 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Travelling from Dallas to San Antonio, the hunger hit at Waco. This was our first trip to Cheddar's. It was off the major highway, but was worth the extra effort it took to find it. The menu was filled with many great choices. The Bar B Q Ribs were juicy and tender. One half rack was more than enough. The... More 

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Texas
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79 reviews 79 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

The food is always good and fresh. I had fried catfish. The dessert was no good though. I got the mini shot glass key lime . It was all graham cracker crust. hardly anything else so I didn't eat it. I almost left before my food came though. The waitress had so much perfume on I had to cover my... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

table was dirty sticky and dishes were not bused, after 15 minutes walked out after being served a beer without having previous customers dirty glasses removed. noticed bar tender wiping down bar top then throwing rag into ice bin, then proceding to serve customer a drink by scooping ice with glass from same ice bin to make drink

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Clifton
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 via mobile

I had the talapia with mango salsa. I was surprised when it arrived as some sort of Cajun dish. The seasoning was over powering and not too great. The fish should have been served a couple of weeks earlier. The croissants were good as usual, although I'm not thrilled with paying an extra buck each for them.. Our server was... More 

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Emory, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Great chicken pot pie, wonderful staff make a great date night. Great atmosphere and good food. Great conversation with minimal interruptions.

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Waco, Texas
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42 reviews 42 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We ate here on Sunday. Since it was Father's Day, we expected it to be crowded, so we got there early, before noon. We had the tower of onion rings, which were plentiful enough for three people. Mom had a chicken pot-pie which had big chunks of chicken and potatoes, along with peas and diced carrots, and a thick top... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4208 Franklin Ave, Waco, TX 76710
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Waco
  • Phone Number: (254) 741-1411

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
  • Cuisine: Armenian

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