From upscale cafés, farm-to-table restaurants, gourmet dining, and more, there are many options to discover in Waco.

Savor the flavors of Waco through dining at our Go Gold. partner establishments. Cook your own cuisine with fresh ingredients from the Downtown Waco Farmers Market. Grab a bite from one of Waco’s mobile vendors, or uncover tastes of Waco through food festivals and events like Waco Restaurant Week, the city’s annual celebration of the vibrant food scene through curated, pop-up experiences. The city offers something for everyone’s palate.

Special Events


Waco Restaurant Week celebrates locally owned dining establishments across the city. Dine out to give back! Proceeds from the event support Caritas of Waco. 


Hosted by the Greater Waco Chamber of Commerce, each spring, food trucks from across the nation set up shop in Waco for a weekend competition. Sample signature dishes and flavors!

Dining Discounts

Across town, your Baylor ID card unlocks discounts and deals from partnering restaurants and more. Visit baylor.edu/waco/discounts for the full list of discount partners and their offerings.