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Olive Branch Bakery & Cafe

215 S 2nd St, Waco, TX 76701-2216
+1 254-757-0885
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good25%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (18 reviews)
“pancakes” (20 reviews)
“sandwich” (15 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
215 S 2nd St, Waco, TX 76701-2216
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice people and great coffee, good food. Quick service and it's close to the Hotel Indigo which is just a few blocks from the Magnolia Market and Bake Shop

Thank wandawedwards1
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We enjoyed a delicious leisurely breakfast. Our server Dillion was great! He was helpful nice and attentive at just the right times. Great location and cozy ambiance. Will definitely go back when in the area.

Thank Sanmartini
Reviewed October 10, 2018

We originally went to Magnolia Cafe. The wait was over 1.5hrs. We were starving, so a local told us about the Olive Branch. It was perfect! Exactly what we needed! Spacious, great people watching. Bring your sweater- chilly inside. Great options for breakfast! And having...More

Thank FunInTheSun0000
Reviewed October 1, 2018

I'm surprised at all the great reviews this place gets because our experience can barely be rated average. The food isn't very good. My migas were ok, but the salsa that came with them was from a jar and was not good at all. I...More

Thank MLPerry
Reviewed September 29, 2018

I live in Waco and have eating at Olive Branch several times. I have no issue with the food. It's the chairs. If you can get a wooden chair, go for it. The upholstered ones are very worn, little cushion so the metal frame makes...More

Thank Texan076
Reviewed September 25, 2018

We needed an early morning brunch to be able to catch our flights and were the first in the door when they opened. The staff was very friendly and helpful and suggested a wonderful dish which we all ordered. We all enjoyed our meal, plus...More

Thank Aurelia E
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

Food was ok at best. Skip the toast...how do you mess up toast? The pancake was good. Mimosas were good, get the carafe to make it worth it.

Thank 557christinat
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

Nice atmosphere with components of original bldg incorporated. Food was good and service excellent. Very good coffee.

Thank Mike M
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

A little slow when we were there, but it could have just been the Sunday brunch crowd. Great food - soup of the day was amazing (jalepeno cheese soup).

Thank runner4texas
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in after some shopping at Spice Village. Cupcakes are so moist and the buttercream frosting was amazing! Quaint little shop with exposed brick walls. A must if you have a sweet tooth.

Thank Jennifer R
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Jean C
June 7, 2018|
Response from K7664STpeterk | Reviewed this property |
I would reach out directly to the restaurant if she is that sensitive I doubt they have a separate prep area.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 S 2nd St, Waco, TX 76701-2216
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Waco
  • Phone Number: +1 254-757-0885
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