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1424 Bistro

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1424 Washington Avenue, Waco, TX 76701-113
+1 254-752-7512
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tue - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Description: "Waco's home for good food, wine and conversation" Not only is the food...
"Waco's home for good food, wine and conversation" Not only is the food wonderful but 1424 offers a full bar. Now 1424 offers fresh seafood too!Hours of Operation: Tuesday--Friday, and Sunday for LUNCH 11am to 2pm and Tuesday through Sunday for DINNER 5pm to 10pm and 5pm to 9pm on Sunday.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great food, great service, great ambiance, pricey

This is an absolute gem in the heart of Waco. The menu, while limited, is diverse and fantastic. This is a higher level culinary experience. If you're looking for a fine dining experience in Waco, this is it. If you're looking for a foodie experience in Waco, this is it. In an older builder... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 27, 2015
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Amarillo, Texas
Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
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Amarillo, Texas
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214 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

This is an absolute gem in the heart of Waco. The menu, while limited, is diverse and fantastic. This is a higher level culinary experience. If you're looking for a fine dining experience in Waco, this is it. If you're looking for a foodie experience in Waco, this is it. In an older builder, the ambiance is wonderful. So if... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015 NEW

The food is great - well above par and service is quick - especially if you are lucky enough to get a server by the name of Mianca (she is simply amazing). Try the stuffed avocados - they are to die for.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Excellent food and service. The restaurant has mostly seafood dishes, but also steak, pork, lamb and chicken. The wine and cocktail list was good as well. We had shrimp scampi and curried scallops. Both were well prepared and arrived quickly.

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Dallas, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

I've bemoaned the lack of dining options in Waco and was pleased to try 1424 Bistro. Went for a birthday celebration so we tried a little bit of everything...excellent appetizers (favorite was the flaming cheese!) and seafood. We had a small snag with entrees...I ordered halibut that was delivered way overcooked, however the kitchen replaced it with a properly prepared... More 

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Houston, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

My family (9 of us) gathered in Waco to attend my nephew's graduation from Baylor Friday May 15th. My brother made 7:00 PM reservations at 1424 Bistro at well beforehand. We all arrived prior to 7:00 and were made to wait 20 minutes for our table to be made ready. After being seated the waiter got our drink orders and... More 

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Waterloo, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 204 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

While the ambience is nothing to rave about, the food was very good. Rack of lamb, Caesar Salad, Greek Salad, shrimp curry were all very tasty. Service was friendly and efficient. Wine selection was adequate. 1424 is definitely one of the best places to eat in Waco. Recommended.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Harris and his family have created a warm, friendly, quiet, and elegant atmosphere in their red-brick walled dining room. Knotty pine also lines walls. I just love the ambiance. And Harris created this room himself! Harris offers specials like Chilean Bass. My personal favorites are the Lamb Shank or the Rack of Lamb. 1424 Bistro is located at 1424 Washington... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 via mobile

1424 Bistro came highly recommended by a friend, but was a very disappointing dining experience. Way over priced for the quality of food and atmosphere. For a quality Mediterranean seafood platter, Tilapia should not be the primary fish. Fair service and a wobbly table. I've lived in other countries and states and I've never been compelled to write a review... More 

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Detroit, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

The 1424 Bistro was recommended by local family & friends. All we can say is if you are from Waco or visiting this is one place you want to make a "MUST". Our weather was perfect for patio dinning adding a relaxing/romantic dinning experience to the most delicious dinner. Highly recommend the Greek house salad dressing, We had the Sea... More 

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Waco, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

We have eaten at 1424 many times and it just gets better. The presentation, the service, the food is always excellent. In addition I have hosted a dinner for 80 at this restaurant with great results! I highly recommend it!

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Additional Information about 1424 Bistro

Address: 1424 Washington Avenue, Waco, TX 76701-113
Phone Number: +1 254-752-7512
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Waco
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 7 - 40
Cuisine: Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Eclectic

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1424 Washington Avenue, Waco, TX 76701-113
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Waco
  • Phone Number: +1 254-752-7512

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 7 - 40
  • Cuisine: Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Eclectic

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Special occasions, Entertaining clients

Description

"Waco's home for good food, wine and conversation" Not only is the food wonderful but 1424 offers a full bar. Now 1424 offers fresh seafood too!Hours of Operation: Tuesday--Friday, and Sunday for LUNCH 11am to 2pm and Tuesday through Sunday for DINNER 5pm to 10pm and 5pm to 9pm on Sunday.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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