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Barnett's Pub

$$ - $$$Irish, ,
420 Franklin Ave, Waco, TX 76701-2109
+1 254-714-1356
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good37%
  • Average25%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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“pub food” (3 reviews)
“great pub” (2 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
420 Franklin Ave, Waco, TX 76701-2109
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1 - 10 of 36 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an excellent place to enjoy distilled spirits. They have a wide selection of hard to find Scotch and Irish Whiskey and the bartenders are very knowledgeable. Also a good spot for a $5 mug of Lone Star served Texas style in a 40...More

Thank Johnez1962
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The food was amazing, the whiskey and wine selection are amazing, and all of the beer selections are mostly local to Texas! I love that! Support your locals! Enjoy A three-course meal on Tuesday nights (no reservation needed) or a four-course meal on Friday nights...More

Thank Josh M
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Went for a family wedding and everyone had a great time. I just keep coming back! The servers and bartenders were absolutely amazing. and the food is FANTASTIC!

Thank 726mollyh
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Great menu by excellent executive chef with locally-focused, seasonal menu. Every course was wonderful! Great wine or whiskey pairings. Pub-style seating, great opportunity to meet new folks. We will definitely return for another Friday dinner!

Thank KRichTx
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

This was my first time brunching in Waco & I had read good things about Barnett's & their must-try fluffy pancakes, so when my friend picked this place for her birthday brunch, I was really excited to try it. It's a cool looking place with...More

Thank jsto1217
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Great pub with a huge selection of Irish whiskeys ( and all standard liquor choices).. kasey was a great bartender... good downtown bar to go to..

Thank krysta w
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

A group of us went on Friday night to have some drinks. A good assortment of beers and an amazing assortment of liquors. We had a great time and it was close to our hotel so we didn't have to drive.

Thank Kurt K
Reviewed 7 June 2017

My son has been here quite a bit. We went on Mothers day this year for a special Brunch buffet. The Chef is incredible, with a variety of menu items to delight any diner. From the shrimp and grits to the fresh made crabmeat ravioli...More

Thank Terry H
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Used to have a great Irish menu, but seems they are now competing with the tacos down the street, which by the way are far far better. Cocktails soso, food fair at best, tacos and dogs. I had the bratwurst which was too tough to...More

Thank 231Kasa
Reviewed 28 March 2017

We have been to the Friday night dinners a number of times. Last Friday we took my father and our 21 yo daughter, it was a smash! Enjoyed a play on foods representing various decades. Celebration Cheese, a 7 layer salad (which my daughter is...More

Thank macallan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Irish, Bar, Pub
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 420 Franklin Ave, Waco, TX 76701-2109
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Waco
  • Phone Number: +1 254-714-1356
  • E-mail
Welcome to Barnett’s Pub, Downtown Waco’s finest (and only) Irish pub, where you'll find an atmosphere of friendliness and Irish charm with fine liquor, beer, wine and delicious Irish food.
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