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Torchy's Tacos

801 S 5th St, Waco, TX 76706-1109
+1 254-732-1445
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tacos” (196 reviews)
“queso” (120 reviews)
“fried avocado” (11 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
801 S 5th St, Waco, TX 76706-1109
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We skipped Torchy’s the first time because the line was out the door (we have an infant). Went back the next day for lunch and we were not disappointed. We beat the rush. I got a Crossroads and my husband got a Tipsy Chick. They...More

Thank globetotter27
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I would definitely recommend a visit if you have never been. It was the first time for us and we really felt like we were getting a good Texas taco experience! Tons of taco options with most being spicy! If you can’t take heat, I...More

Thank NicoleN981
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The title pretty much sums it up. We waited for an hour, the order came out wrong, and the food runner tried to argue with me that it was correct. The bartender was really wonderful and accommodating, though. We received a refund and left v....More

Thank Sylvia R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you love tacos and the best queso ever put this restaurant on your must do list. The tacos were amazing but the spicy queso and fresh tortilla chips were outstanding. I wish they would market their queso so we could enjoy the unique taste...More

Thank lwall55
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had breakfast here and it was great. I'm not used to eating chips and salsa for breakfast but it was so good. I would recommend this on your Waco trip.

Thank JHemp6861
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had the brisket tacos, queso, guacamole and chips. Brisket was tender ans seasoned so nice, queso had just the right heat and chips were light, crunchy with free chip refills offered. Fun, funky atmosphere. The only thing is they have off brand Mexican fountain sodas...More

Thank Sanmartini
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Breakfast tacos are wonderful. My favorite is spinach, egg and bacon. I add cheese. You can get any taco at anytime.

Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

We loved this taco joint! The tomatillo sauce was amazing. Friendly staff. Great soda choices... The trailer tacos were so yummy...could eat one every day.

Thank tracyataylor
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Meal was average. This is a very large restaurant, somewhat loud. It felt like a college kid hangout for getting alcohol. Chip sauce was too hot for us gringos.

Thank damcguigan
Reviewed September 28, 2018

It was our first visit to Torchy's Tacos -we have heard great things about the chain and had to try it out ourselves! We were pleased with our tacos and will definitely be visiting another Torchy's soon! The meat had great flavor and loved the...More

Thank Bretmcbunch
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Jean C
June 7, 2018|
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Response from John B | Reviewed this property |
All I can advise is they say they are, so you trust or don’t trust
Kendra V
May 6, 2018|
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Response from Roberta B | Reviewed this property |
1 for a kid or small adult. 2 for someone who is hungry. Add chips with queso or salsa. I couldn’t eat 2 whole ones.
August 3, 2016|
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Response from mfschro | Reviewed this property |
7 to 10 m-th 7 to 11 fri 8 to 11 sat 8 to 10 sun I don't know if they serve that dish.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 801 S 5th St, Waco, TX 76706-1109
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Waco
  • Phone Number: +1 254-732-1445
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