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Brazos Bar & Bistro

211 Clay Ave, Hotel Indigo, Waco, TX 76706-1039
+1 254-754-7000
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“stuffed avocado” (33 reviews)
“tuna tacos” (8 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 am - 11:00 pm Hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
211 Clay Ave, Hotel Indigo, Waco, TX 76706-1039
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1 - 10 of 237 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Pleasant atmosphere and delicious breakfast! Especially convenient while staying at Hotel Indigo. Ate there two out of three mornings!

Thank LyleLyle27
Diana M, Manager at Brazos Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello LyleLyle27, Thank you for taking a moment to let us know of your experience at the Brazos Bar & Bistro! I'm glad you found our restaurant to be delicious and convenient! We look forward to your next visit. Our Best, Diana Manzanares Operations Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago

Asked the chef's name. Chef Schneider is unbelieve. just when you think you ate the best tenderloin anywhere, you finally find one that tops any! We are not usually stuffed potato lovers, but there is something unusually tasty. We were stuffed ourselves when we added...More

Thank Peggy M
Diana M, Manager at Brazos Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello Peggy M, Thank you for such a great review and rating! Our team shares the same opinion as you; Chef Schneider is unbelievable! He is constantly perfecting dishes already on our menu, or experimenting with new things for our upcoming menu. I'll be sharing...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came here from NOLA for dinner with my daughter and husband prior to visiting Baylor tomorrow. Was hoping for a decent cocktail and some eats. We were blown away! The atmosphere was perfect - just active enough without being loud. The food was so tasty!...More

Thank Jamderm
Diana M, Manager at Brazos Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello Jamderm, Thank you for taking a moment to review your recent visit to the Brazos Bar & Bistro! We're pleased to hear you enjoyed the food, and that Sidney took such great care of you all. I'll be sharing your review with Sidney and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate dinner here. Food was good and service was good but, it is in the lobby with no real separation. We were seated in an outside table which made for some good people watching during dinner. The watching went both ways as people sitting...More

Thank Peter K
Diana M, Manager at Brazos Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Peter K, Thank you for taking a moment to review your recent visit to The Brazos Bar & Bistro! We're delighted you enjoyed dinner with us, and look forward to your next visit! Our Best, Diana Manzanares Operations Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The bar/restaurant is open to the lobby in a the Hotel Indigo--think edgy, modern decor. I can do trendy even if I have to perch uncomfortably on bar stool height chairs. The first thing we noticed when we entered the lobby was a young man...More

1  Thank Perkypaws
Diana M, Manager at Brazos Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Perkypaws, Thank you for sharing your most recent experience at the Brazos Bar & Bistro with us; more importantly, thank you for adverting us of the lack of attention our staff is paying to our pet policy. We not only pride ourselves in being...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There for a business dinner. Very good service, food was not that good. Had enchiladas with Mexican rice. Both lacked flavor, meat was touch in the enchiladas, and rice was undercooked.More

1  Thank msubulldawgnwaco
Diana M, Manager at Brazos Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello msubulldawgnwaco, Thank you for taking a moment to review your recent visit at the Brazos Bar & Bistro, and for bringing this to our attention. This is not the experience we want our guests to have when dining with us, so I do apologize...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve spent 35 years in the hotel business. So.... let me say that a hotel restaurant is the LAST place I would choose to dine. Unless there was no other option. I include starvation as an option. Fast forward to Waco and the Indio hotel....More

Thank Traveler3879
Diana M, Manager at Brazos Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Traveler3879, Thank you for sharing your experience at the Brazos Bar & Bistro with us and the rest of the TripAdvisor community. It mean's a lot when a seasoned traveler takes a moment share their feedback. I love knowing we exceeded your "hotel restaurant"...More

Reviewed 14 March 2018

Usually hotel restaurants are not known for their food, but, this restaurant is unique. The service was great (our server was from our small town in Florida), and our dinner and breakfast were second to none.More

Thank jeanenem2017
Diana M, Manager at Brazos Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 17 March 2018

Hello jeanenem2017, Thank you for such a kind review! It really means the world to us when our guests take a moment out of their day to let us know how their visit went. We're delighted your enjoyed the food and the service from the...More

Reviewed 10 March 2018

This is a very nice place to hang out with friends and have some pretty darn good eats! The wait staff is amazing and so very accommodating. Great place to get together!More

Thank Shauneen H
Diana M, Manager at Brazos Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2018

Hello Shauneen H, Thank you for such a great review! We're delighted you chose the Brazos Bar & Bistro to meet with family and friends; and especially delighted you found our food delicious and staff accommodating! We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best...More

Reviewed 27 February 2018

Our last evening in Waco. Where to eat? We'd had the usual fare and wanted something special. We found it at the Hotel Indigo. Excellent food! My chicken breast was stuffed with spinach, and touched with a mushroom cream sauce. My husband had a steak....More

Thank 1950Boomer
Diana M, Manager at Brazos Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2018

Hello 1950Boomer, Thank you for taking a moment to review your recent visit to the Brazos Bar & Bistro. Since joining the Brazos Bar & Bistro Executive Chef David Schneider has made it his mission to work with the freshest ingredients available, and I think...More

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klw3287
11 May 2017|
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Response from Wendy W | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe they have a special Sunday menu. They have a small breakfast menu, but they are all great high quality items in my experience. The restaurant has a very small kitchen (I asked about an item that was removed... More
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Austin_Gift
12 September 2016|
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Response from James R | Reviewed this property |
Casual works during the day but you will want to dress up a little in the evening. Not a dress code but you would feel uncomfortable in shorts and flip flops.
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Cucausey
17 June 2016|
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Response from travelerfun01 | Reviewed this property |
I don't represent the hotel or restaurant either, but I would try and get a reservation due to the July 4th weekend.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 211 Clay Ave, Hotel Indigo, Waco, TX 76706-1039
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Waco
  • Phone Number: +1 254-754-7000
Description
Lobby bar/bistro of new boutique hotel
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