Brunch

Is it late breakfast? Early Lunch? Pre-gaming the afternoon? Who's to Say? 

Barnett's Public House

  • This delightful pub opened in 2010 and serves brunch with options ranging from Eggs Benedict to Andouille & Grits. If you have a drink, we won't tell your preacher.

  • 420 Franklin Avenue

  • Brunch offered from 10am-2pm Saturdays and Sundays.

Co-Town Crepes

  • Offering a diverse selection of crepes from Sweet Potato Hash to Blueberry Cobbler, Co-Town Crepes got that choice real estate next to Chip & JoJo.

  • 601 Webster Avenue (at Magnolia Market); Also at the Waco Farmers Market (500 Washington Ave).

  • 9:30am-4pm Mon-Thu; 9:30am-5pm Fri-Sat; Closed Sun; Farmers Market hours: 9am-1pm Sat.

  • Staff pick: Blueberry Cobbler with Buckwheat Flour.

Cricket's Draft House & Grill

  • Located in Spice Village, Cricket's is a straight-up draft house that offers brunch from 10am-2pm on Sundays. You want Migas with a Bacon Ribeye Bloody Mary? This is your place.

  • 221 Mary Avenue

  • Brunch: 10am-2pm Sun

Crowned Bird Cafe

  • Crowned Bird has been around since 2016 and is only available at the Waco Farmers Market, but it's worth waiting through the other 164 hours of the week to try their waffle tacos which covers, your sweet and the savory tooth.

  • 500 Washington Avenue

  • 9am-1pm Sat

Lula Jane’s

  • Recently named to Yelp’s Top 100, Lula Jane’s features great coffee, breads, pastries, as well as an on-site vegetable, herb, and flower garden, complete with a water collection system to maintain the gardens.

  • 406 Elm Avenue

  • 7:30am-3pm Tues-Fri; 8am-3pm Sat; Closed Sun-Mon

Milo All Day

  • The brand-new Milo All Day is a great spot for breakfast, brunch, lunch, or dinner and also partners with a number of local farmers to produce a rotating menu that will blow your mind. Literally.

  • 1020 Franklin Avenue

  • 8am-10pm Mon, Wed-Fri; 9am-10pm Sat-Sun; Closed Tue

Olive Branch Bakery & Cafe

  • Started by a Baylor grad, the Olive Branch features coffee sourced directly from the grower as well as a number of brunch options, such as omelettes, pancakes, wraps, quiches, and even veggie and gluten-free options.

  • 215 South 2nd Street

  • Brunch served from 8am-3pm Sat-Sun

The Raleigh (at the Hippodrome)

  • The newly-renovated/expanded Raleigh is a great place to grab brunch on Austin Avenue. Play it right and you can go from brunch to the Hightop Bar and just keep it rolling.

  • 724 Austin Avenue

  • Brunch served from 9am-2pm Sat-Sun.