Vitek’s BBQ 

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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Silos Baking Co.

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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Sironia

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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Schmaltz’s Sandwich Shoppe

Schmaltz’s Sandwich Shoppe opened in 1975 on the Baylor campus in Waco, Texas. It soon became popular with the students and the following year opened a second location in downtown Waco, followed by a third on Vally Mills Drive. The Baylor location closed in 1982. The secret to the longevity of Schmaltz’s is the bread.…

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Lula Jane’s

Lula Jane’s welcomes everyone to gather and enjoy coffee and their fabulous baked goods. Everything is made from scratch, in-house, with the best ingredients. They also have a model vegetable, herb and flower garden on site as well as a water collection system to help maintain the gardens. Seating includes inside, porch, and public pocket park. Locally owned,…

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Magnolia Market at the Silos

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. Food trucks, Silos Baking…

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Magnolia Table

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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Jake’s Texas Tea House

Located in downtown Waco, Jake’s offers southern diner style food in an atmosphere that will take you back to the 50’s. Burgers are served in hubcaps, and they offer blue plate specials on weekdays. The term “Texas Tea” was originally used to describe crude oil, black gold. It became a popular term in the 1960’s. Locally…

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D’s Mediterranean Grill

D’s Mediterranean Grill is a family run restaurant. The food is characterized as a Mediterranean and Middle Eastern combination. Locally owned restaurant featuring Middle Eastern and Greek dishes for lunch and dinner. Closed Sunday.

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