Read Joanna’s blog “Introducing Our Coffee Shop: Magnolia Press”: “Coffee has a way of grounding me—that morning cup is a simple reminder to celebrate the new day, and then there’s the occasional afternoon cup that serves as a pick-me-up and gives me something to look forward to. One of my favorite things to do on…

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Welcome to Vitek’s, home of the original Gut Pack! Founded in 1915. Fourth generation family-owned and operated. Whether you are a local Wacoan, here for the first time, or returning to an old favorite, we are so glad you are here. Check out our menu for all of our tasty options, and let’s eat! Featured…

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The dream of owning a bakery stemmed completely from Joanna’s love of baking and cooking. From a young age, Joanna delighted in spending time with her family in the kitchen. There, she learned the trade secrets to her homemade chocolate cake, Syrian donuts, chocolate chip cookies, pies and more. When Chip and Joanna acquired the Silos property in…

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Unique boutiques under one roof, offering a selection of gifts, cards, clothing, accessories and more. Long time local favorite with two floors of eclectic shops and wonderful café. The café serves fabulous lunches and desserts. Closed Sunday and Monday.  

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Magnolia Market and its famous landmark silos occupy two city blocks in downtown Waco. Owned by HGTV “Fixer Upper” stars Chip and Joanna Gaines, the store offers items in Joanna’s unique style. Admission to the complex is free. Visitors can play free games on the lawn or picnic in the shade. The shops and grounds…

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You may want to start your day at Magnolia Table, a new restaurant owned by Chip and Joanna Gaines. This new breakfast and brunch spot is open from 6am to 3pm, and closed on Sundays. The earlier you get there, the better! Ride the free LaSalle-Circle Shuttle bus from downtown. Click here for the route. Magnolia…

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This eclectic coffee shop is a longtime favorite of locals and students. Located next to the Baylor Campus, it has a charming atmosphere and great coffee, whether you are studying or just relaxing. The proprietors are the proud owners of one the Season 2 renovated houses. You may remember the episode where Chip ate a…

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