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Captain Billy Whizzbang's

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901 Lake Air Dr, Waco, TX 76710-4548
+1 254-776-4155
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10:30 - 20:00
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Mon - Fri 10:30 - 20:00
Sat 10:30 - 16:00
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Houston, Texas
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

I saw it on the Texas Bucket List. Had Whizzbang burger....dudddd not impressed at all. Sis got a chicken salad had to ask for it. we were done eating and she picked some of the toppings off of a plate of ice burg lettuce.

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Thank Evetexasbound
Texas
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257 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here with friends for lunch, the Whiz Pig burger is delicious, everyone tried something different and we all agreed the food was excellent

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Thank James G
Houston, Texas
1 review
Reviewed 12 March 2017

definitely a hole in the wall place that serves out if this world burgers. from the triple to the whiz-pig they do it right.

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Thank karen03262017
Lorena, TX
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115 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Captain Billy's has been around for years, and they're as good now as they've always been. It had been years since I had been there (not sure why) but my husband & I stopped in there one Saturday. I got the Whizz Pigg (1/2 ground beef, 1/2 ground bacon). It was heavenly. I love bacon, so I knew I couldn't... More 

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Thank aprilstrick
Tulsa
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Very unassuming little burger joint... but it makes up for it with the great staff and the great food! The fries were so crispy and tasty and the burger was so good I finished the whole thing!👍🏼👍🏼 I'd go back again!

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Thank TessnTulsa
Teague, Texas
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52 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 12 September 2016

We were a bit put off by the name and the look of the place,, but we are glad we stopped in. The food is really good. I recommend whiz banging everything!

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Thank zzzrn
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146 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Captain Billy's is amazing! Get the Whizz Pig, a burger patty half-made of bacon! Fries and chicken fried steak are also very good! Great friendly service. Just a great old-fashioned American burger. Ask if jalapeno rolls are available; they kick the burger up a notch.

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Thank turbotrevor
Houston, Texas
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149 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

My daughter and I went here for lunch. Delicious hamburgers! They also have tater tots, fried pickles, and sweet potato fries to name a few. Staff was very nice and accommodating! Great service too! Delish tasty food! Definitely will be back with rest of the family on our next visit to Waco.

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Thank Tennismum916
Waco, Texas
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81 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2016

It's an old fashioned burger joint. It has some other things on the menu but, frankly, I've never tried any of them. I go here when I'm looking for a burger. They're good but not great. The location is good, right off Valley Mills, and it's been around quite a while. Much better than going to the chains.

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Thank Brian B
Tyler, Texas
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115 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2016

Our Baylor daughter took us to Captain Billy's for lunch after moving her to a new apartment. The Whizzburger is a great burger, beef and bacon mixed patty. Great fries, but the onion rings are greasy. Very informal atmosphere. Friendly workers.

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Thank Jim P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
American, Fast food, Diner
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
10:30 - 20:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 20:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 20:00
Thursday
10:30 - 20:00
Friday
10:30 - 20:00
Saturday
10:30 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 901 Lake Air Dr, Waco, TX 76710-4548
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Waco
  • Phone Number: +1 254-776-4155
Description
Family owned and operated Captain Billy Whizzbang's best burgers in Waco, Texas has been providing the best burger since 1977. Our meat is delivered fresh each morning from a local meat market and each hamburger patty is hand-pressed, never frozen, and made to order just how you like and remember from the good old days. Waco locals, tourists, and Baylor students are all a fan of Captain Billy Whizzbangs' signature Whizz-Pigg burger made with half ground bacon and half ground beef with all the fixings for you to choose. We pride ourselves on a clean and inviting environment that you will be proud to bring your friends and family to. Dine in, drive through, or pick up we are looking forward to seeing you!

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