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Cotton Patch Cafe

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5501 Bosque Blvd, Waco, TX 76710-4441
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Waco, Texas
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We often stop here for 'comfort food' for a meal - an actual entrée with vegetables and/or potatoes, as opposed to fast food. This is not fine dining, but the food is good and the waitstaff is generally competent. They are flexible, and offer 'lunch portions' - a bit smaller and a bit less expensive. A generally pleasant dining experience.... More 

Thank jrotx
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153 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Called in a takeout order one night. Arrived to a restaurant approximately half full, and only one other person ahead of me in line for takeout. There were numerous waiters standing around. Gave one of them my name and took a seat to wait. About 25-30 minutes later I finally received my order. That's not counting the time from when... More 

Thank L S
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190 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Have been to other Cotton Patch Cafe restaurants and the food has been good. The server was meh, she kept "forgetting" everything! Poured tea into a coke refill and did not refill the tea. Our party of 6, two meals came out, then 10 minutes later, the rest of the meals came out. We had to ask the server for... More 

Thank LJ K
Orange County, Ca
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505 reviews
428 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

We made a mistake. Not much quality in any area. 2 of 3 in our group did not eat their dinner. Try somewhere else is our advice.

Thank MominOC
Fort Worth, Texas
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181 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Good food, nice atmosphere, fairly standard for a Cotton Patch experience. Our waitress was awesome - we had a large group and a limited amount of time. She handled our group excellently.

Thank Brandi K
Groesbeck, United States
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115 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Visited during lunch and had a really good experience. Lots of people but we were seated very quickly. Both our dishes were excellent, with my wife having an extra delicious veggie plate and me having a perfect club. Very courteous service!!

Thank Charles B
San Antonio
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83 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

My coworker and I took our boss here today for lunch and had an awesome experience. Food and service were great, we will be returning for sure.

Thank X3485KWjamesm
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280 reviews
222 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

You just can't beat the fried chicken salad at the Cotton Patch! The little tortilla strips on top added even more crunch. The yeast rolls and cornbread are complimentary. The cornbread was too crumbly. Service was great, prices are reasonable.

Thank multimom
Bolingbrook, Illinois, United States
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95 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

The food was ok. I had the salmon with a salad (ask for the dressing on the side) and steamed vegetables. My husband had the Chicken fried steak and said it was very good, and a salad. We were seated right away and our server was nice and attentive.

Thank Linda N
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56 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

We always end up here when we can't decide where to go. Tonight's meal was good as usual with good and fast service. One thing I like is you can always get a senior plate. This restaurant does need to refresh the interior

Thank Robert M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5501 Bosque Blvd, Waco, TX 76710-4441
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Waco

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?