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Buzzard Billy's

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100 North Interstate 35, Waco, TX 76704
254 753 2778
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Great Cajun cuisine! Overlooking the beautiful Brazos River it's a great place to watch the sun set! The portions are huge and the prices are reasonable!

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Thank Sherri B
Tucson, Arizona
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have only been here once during a visit in Waco. If I lived here, I would definitely frequent this restaurant. The catfish is delicious and I can't believe how much catfish you get for the price! The restaurant is nice looking and the view of the river is beautiful. I did not eat anything else but the catfish dinner... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The food and service was excellent. I had the bucket of shrimp and shared it. Was excellent. Nice view of the river. One my friends also had a chicken dish which she enjoyed very much. When we were getting directions from Onstar it was funny when the attendant who was looking up our directions asked if we were really going... More 

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Thank Mery C
Bellville, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had lunch here on a Friday and it was pretty busy. We had a short wait but it was so worth it. We started with the Alligator appetizer and it was delicious. The crawfish platter had fried tails and etouffee which was very good. The fried platter had shrimp, catfish and oysters and was also very good. The oysters... More 

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Thank LissaLou2014
Rio Rancho, New Mexico, United States
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57 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Went to Buzzard Billy's after a TripAdvisor search. Good choice for a great location right on the river and some good Cajun food. We would definitely go back our service was excellent and try something different like fried alligator or crawfish ettoufe.

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Thank CClifford505
Conroe, Texas
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great Cajun food & atmosphere. We were seated quickly for a party of 7. The service was a little slow but we really did enjoy relaxing and taking our time. We were on vacation so we weren't in a super hurry!! Our waitress was very nice & helpful.

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Thank jksligar
Temple, Texas
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always great Cajun Food here. It's my favorite Waco restaurant! Try the soups, salads and fried fish dishes. They are the best. Oh, and the Armadillo Eggs are a must!

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Thank Roy N
New Braunfels
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

AWESOME food and GREAT service!! Beautiful views of the Brazos River and scenery inside is festive and not too loud. Did I say AWESOME FOOD??!!

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Thank Sharon L
Cameron, Texas
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were greeted and seated right away. Our waiter was very knowledgable about the menu and the spiciness of all of the dishes. We love our cajun food, but the daughter is a little heat sensitive. The swamp soup was unique and delicious. The jambalaya is heavy on the heat side - but tasty. We enjoyed the personalities of all... More 

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Thank Susan M
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband & I couldn't decide what to get...everything on the menu sounded wonderful...settled on the fried combos. Couldn't believe how fresh the fish tasted. Our daughter got the Buffalo wings and they were hot but not so much that she couldn't eat them. Hubby got a Revolver Blood & Honey and I got the local Waco brew (can't remember... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Bar, Cajun & Creole, Seafood, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Scenic view, Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 North Interstate 35, Waco, TX 76704
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Waco
  • Phone Number: 254 753 2778

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