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Balcones Distilling

  • More fun than beer, Balcones has been providing Texas whiskey and bourbon for over ten years. A Waco institution, Balcones offers distillery tours, tasting flights, and rotating cocktails.

  • 225 South 11th Street

  • 2pm-7pm Tue-Thu; 1pm-8pm Fri-Sat; Closed Sun-Mon

  • Distillery Tours: Thu 3:30pm & 5:15pm; Fri: 2pm & 5:15pm; Sat 2pm, 3:30pm, & 5:15pm

Bare Arms Brewing

  • Two former mechanical engineers who turned their home-brew hobby into the best brewpub in Waco, Bare Arms offers six flagship beers, with kegs and growlers to go.

  • 2515 La Salle Avenue

  • 4pm-8pm Tue-Thu; 11am-10pm Fri-Sat; Closed Sun-Mon

Brotherwell Brewing

  • Some of the best beer you’ll find in Waco! Stop by on the weekends for a brewery tour and get one of their delicious offerings in your mouth.

  • 400 East Bridge Street

  • 3pm-9pm Fri, 12pm-9pm Sat, 12pm-5pm Sun; Closed Mon-Thu

Craft Brewing Shop

  • Not a bar, but they do have everything you need to brew your own beer, wine, cider, and mead at home!

  • 1116 New Dallas Highway

  • 10am-5pm Sat, 12pm-5pm Sun; Closed Mon-Thu

Dancing Bear Pub

  • With 16 beers on tap and a wide variety of craft beers, ciders, and wines available, Dancing Bear is a great Baylor hangout. They offer a $3 Pint of the Night, and you can get a sixer, growler, or a keg to keep your party rolling at home. .

  • 1117 Speight Avenue

  • 4pm-12am Mon-Thu; 2pm-1am Fri; 4pm-12am Sun; Closed Sat

Waco ALe Company

  • This new locally-owned/family-owned craft brewery has a number of selections, and is a favorite here at WWHQ.

  • 806 Austin Avenue

  • 4pm-10pm Wed; 4pm-12am Thu-Sat; Closed Sun-Tue