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1424 Bistro

1424 Washington Avenue, Waco, TX 76701-113
254-752-7512
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Ranked #59 of 302 Restaurants in Waco
Price range: $6 - $30
Cuisines: European, Mediterranean, Eclectic
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Good for: Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: "Waco's home for good food, wine and conversation" Not only is the food wonderful but 1424 offers a full bar with Happy HourTuesday--Friday from 5pm to 7pm! Now 1424 offers fresh fish too!Hours of Operation: Tuesday--Friday, and Sunday for LUNCH and Tuesday through Sunday for DINNER.
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  • English first
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English first
Waco, Texas
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Nice decor and ambiance perfect for a couple. Great food and wine. A nice date place in Waco. Although Mediterranean style, it is not just that. The owner/chef is from Greece (as I recall) but the menu is not just Greek. It is a wide variety of meats and fish done in a variety of preparations with a Mediterranean flare.

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Waco, Texas
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

This is a quiet hidden Mediterranean style restaurant. This restaurant offers excellent service and it offers a selection of wines to go with your meal. It has a romantic atmosphere or you can eat out on the patio, weather permitting. It is a hidden gem located on Washington Ave. almost across the street from St. Mary's Church. Every plate I... More

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Waco, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

1424 Bistro is a gem for the Waco community. A wonderful diverse menu, nice wine options and an ambiance that fills a need in the area. It reminds us of a quiet, Mediterranean restaurant. Nothing is better than a bottle of wne on their patio.

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Waco, Texas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

If you are looking for an intimate place to enjoy a quiet dinner then this is the place to go. You can actually enjoy each others company and have conversation. You can have choice of a gourmet meal or casual. My favorite is the "flaming cheese" appetizer with fresh bread and a nice glass of wine over conversation. It is... More

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Waco, Texas
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Excellent good, excellent service. One of my favorite places for special occasions. Be sure to eat outside if the weather permits.

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

The service was half way decent, however the shrimp scampi was was the worst I've ever had. The pasta was considerably over cooked and it was served with five of the smallest shrimp I've ever been served. On top of that they were very fishy tasting. I suppose it's better than fast food.

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Waco, Texas
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100 reviews 100 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

This restaurant has no street appeal! However, inside you will find a cosy elegance and wonderful food as well as great service. The prices are a little high but there are lunch specials. There is a choice of gourmet or casual.

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Waco, Texas, United States
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Eat outside when the weather allows. Although you are on a busy street,greenery blocks most of the traffic and makes nice. Food a bit pricey, but good service.

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Waco, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014 via mobile

Chef is great, always knows what's fresh, and won't push something just to get it moved. Highly recommend!

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Texas
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Have only tried the Greek dishes, but they have always been good. One of the few non-chain restaurants in Waco.

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