The Best Locally-Owned Brunch and Breakfast Spots You Must Visit in Waco, Texas

Headed to brunch this weekend?! Whether you’re a local Wacoan looking to take the family to support locally-owned restaurants for Sunday brunch or are visiting and want to know what the best spots for brunch are in Waco, Texas, this is the list for you!


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Why we love it: Your home away from home. Serving Waco signature gourmet breakfasts and luncheons.


Why we love it:  Good food made for everyone. A vegetarian/vegan restaurant born out of a passion for local, clean eating that tastes delicious.


Why we love them: An upscale restaurant specializing in fine Mexican cuisine from interior Mexico.


Why we love them: Informal, daytime Mexican eatery with colorful decor specializing in breakfast burritos & tacos.


Why we love them: A Waco original located in Downtown Waco voted Waco’s Best Brunch for multiple years and award-winning cocktails. 


Why we love them: Fresh, natural food true to its setting at Homestead Heritage, a traditional farming community. Check out our video on Instagram!


Why we love them: Milo All Day delivers southern comfort food scratch-made using the best, Texas-sourced ingredients of the season. Check out the video!


Why we love them: A breakfast and lunch restaurant specializing in fresh, homegrown ingredients and good, old-fashioned cooking.



Why we love them: Upscale bistro with a Chef who is a culinary explorer. Seasonal menu with rotating specials. Impressive wine and spirit selection.

There you have it! The complete list of the best locally-owned brunch spots in Waco, Texas! Make sure to tag us on social @moderntexaslivingwaco with all your favorites!

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