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“Please Clean!”
Review of Buzzard Billy's

Buzzard Billy's
Ranked #28 of 416 Restaurants in Waco
Cuisines: Cajun & Creole, Seafood
Dining options: Late Night
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Dining options: Late Night
Reviewed January 23, 2013

Buzzard Billy's has good food and a great view of the river. So what's wrong? The place just needs a good cleaning! Dusty mini blinds, dirty base boards, dirty windows, dust on the chair rails........... How clean can the kitchen be?
We do like the place, so please,,,,,,,,,, clean your restaurant!

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1  Thank Pam T
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Reviewed January 21, 2013

Great food and atmosphere was what you would expect in Texas.
Great music and many types of beer available.
I loved their choices of shrimp and fish

Thank Butch03
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Reviewed January 20, 2013

We have eatin here a few times since they have moved from the old location in the last few years and the food just is not as good as it used to be. The old location was so much better.

1  Thank Sarah G
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Reviewed January 14, 2013

When I visited here there were a lot of construction work on the road immediately round it and maybe this made it feel a bit more badly placed than it actually is, but in terms of location this place doesn’t feel great from the outside. It is based by the river which seemed quite nice but it is also across the man road, so there was constant traffic noise and the car park and external of the place seemed pretty scruffy. Inside it is colorful in the way a theme restaurant is, t-shirts for sale, alligator heads on shelves stuff like that. It has a charm in that regard although it is a rather tacky charm.

The food is actually pretty decent – better than I expected. The deep fried stuff of course just tastes like batter but a lot of the other dishes had a bit more to them and were pretty tasty and filling; most of the mains seemed large and you can probably skip starters unless you are very hungry.

Staff are friendly and helpful although they seemed to come round asking if everything was OK a bit too many times, checking is people wanted another drink long before the current one was finished – they could have scaled that back a little but generally it was good.

Shame about the location, but the food and service was better than the décor suggested, although still not much to get thrilled about.

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Thank bob_the_moo
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Reviewed January 12, 2013

Awful.

My colleague, a Waco native, suggested I eat here. I ordered the shrimp skewers and mixed veggies. The veggies came out with an abundance of frozen, microwaved thick broccoli stems and shrimp that smelled fishy in a suspicious way and extremely overcooked.

Service was fine. Ambiance wise, I did not enjoy the construction worker waiter outfits.

Do NOT recommend this place!

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Thank cranberryAli
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