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Cupp's Drive Inn

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1424 Speight Ave, Waco, TX 76706-2048
(254) 753-9364
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Dining options: Breakfast, Takeout

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Best Burger Joint!

Not only are are the burgers great, the people there make you feel like family. We enjoyed our cheeseburgers and the fries are fantastic. Definite place to visit.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Sugar Land, Texas
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Sugar Land, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not only are are the burgers great, the people there make you feel like family. We enjoyed our cheeseburgers and the fries are fantastic. Definite place to visit.

Thank Yaxcool
Eddy, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I enjoyed a fabulous cheeseburger and fries at Cupp's. It is like an old fashioned "hole in the wall" eatery.The burgers are real meat with fresh veggies and melting cheese. The fries are delicious and not overly salted. They also have breakfast with a special from 8:30 to 11:00 It is two eggs any style, hash browns,... More 

Thank JoyfulEddy
Mt Pleasant
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42 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

Per TripAdvisor, we stopped in on our way to San Antonio. Yes, old and 'hole in the wall', but fabulous old time hamburgers, fries and atmosphere! Inexpensive too. My husband got a double burger with double pepper jack basket and was so impressed we returned for more burgers & fries on our trip home. FYI: the bathroom is around back... More 

Thank TKinney
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

Cupp's has been a landmark in Waco, Tx for many years. Good ole' greasy hamburgers and homemade fries. They also have a good breakfast. Limited seating so go before or after lunch run.

Thank patriciaj368
Arlington, Texas
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173 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

I enjoyed visiting this place, with only 9 stools at the original counter, and 4 or 5 booths. It does have outdoor seating if the weather is right for it. The hamburgers are not large, but they are very solid old fashioned hamburgers, including the hand sliced onion, tomato, and iceberg lettuce. Then they the hamburger all together and wrap... More 

Thank b_none55
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

Cupp's has been around forever and the aging of their grill must make the difference. Few places can make a burger taste so good.

Thank Jon G
Waco, Texas
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

Understand this: I don't need 100 characters to tell you how wonderful these burgers are. Greasy Perfection.

Thank treyjewels
Hewitt, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Went with my family and we were lucky to find a place to sit. It appeared to be a basic greasy spoon, but I had a When Harry Met Sally moment when I took that first bite of cheeseburger! We have not grilled burgers at home since eating here, what's the point? They will never Hit the spot like Cupp's.

Thank SlickBitsy
Waco, Texas
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57 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Great Old Fashion Hamburgers and SUPER SUPER onion rings that are dipped before you. Try their chicken fried steak also dipped in front of you. This is an old car hop cafe that no longer has car hops and you would expect to see the entrance with an old screen door with a Mrs. Baird or Rainbow bread ad on... More 

Thank Romtravel2
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Eaten at Cupp's many times for breakfast. Love it. Ain't fancy. The place is tiny and very back in the day. Everything on the breakfast menu is just like momma made. Very friendly people take care of you as well.

Thank Rusty1020

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  • Address: 1424 Speight Ave, Waco, TX 76706-2048
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Waco
  • Phone Number: (254) 753-9364


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