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Cafe Homestead

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608 Dry Creek Rd., Waco, TX
+1 254-754-9604
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10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Made a day trip to Waco. Salsa was great as was the peach tea. Very cozy farm feel. This was a great place to eat! Would definitely go back!

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Sachse, Texas, USA
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This cafe is a little bit of a haul from Waco but well worth it. We stopped by expecting just lunch and got a great experience! The food was fresh and delicious! We also watched a blacksmith make nails. The gift shop is full of homemade crafts. Highly recommend!

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Thank littleharrod
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been to the Cafe a dozen times over the years, and the food i always excellent. Call ahead to avoid the lines. Everything on the menu is great, and the deserts are decadent. I love the sweet potato fries, chocolate cake and the sorghum pecan ice cream. While you are there be sure to visit the artisan village.... More 

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Thank James B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was outstanding ! We had the Pastrami sandwich, Quesadilla burger and a regular burger. All were great. Also took home a slice of coconut cream abs carrot cake. Everything is organic and most of the products are grown at the property.

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Thank Stennis S
Chicago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious farm to table food! My husband had the 1/2 Reuben w/ sweet potato poblano soup & I had the "special" turkey on cranberry walnut bread w/mushroom barley soup. Pumpkin cake roll & coconut pie for dessert -to-go since we were too full. They literally raise the turkey & beef on the farm on-site, grind the wheat at the grist... More 

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In the past 6 months we've been to the Waco area twice. We've had an excellent lunch both times with great service, delicious food and an overall pleasurable experience.

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Thank pilota
San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If your visiting Waco you MUST stop by to try this place out. This is one of my most favorite places I've have ever eaten at. Everything is made fresh daily! You can taste the freshness in the food. I ordered the monterey melt with poblano soup which is the best soup I've ever had! My husband had the guasadilla... More 

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Utah
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our party of six had a very nice breakfast. Service and atmosphere were very good. All items came out on time and hot.

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Hendersonville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a great lunch here, even though we can driven there for a late breakfast. Breakfast is only served on Saturday so plan accordingly. Everything is grown and prepared from scratch. A little pricey, but we had a nice relaxing lunch.

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Sugar Land, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Waco for a one night stay so we could visit Magnolia Farms, like everyone else! I read reviews of Café Homestead so we planned to have lunch on Saturday there. We were not disappointed. My husband had the hamburger and I asked to have a grilled chicken burger, which was not on the menu. No problem. Both of... 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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$8 - $13
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Southwestern, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 608 Dry Creek Rd., Waco, TX
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Waco
  • Phone Number: +1 254-754-9604
Description
At Cafe Homestead you won't find many products made by people we've never met in places we've never heard of or been to. The majority of the meat and produce we use comes from the herds and gardens of people we live and work with on a daily basis.Cafe Homestead partners with local and organic sources to provide our guests with the highest quality dining experience!Offering great tasting, sustainable, natural meals and catering in Waco, Texas.

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?