Planning the ultimate adult getaway weekend in Waco, Texas?! Get ready to have a jam-packed weekend with adult-approved activities, restaurants, and breweries! All of this list highlights locally owned-spots!


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Here is the complete guide to where to stay, locally-owned restaurants, and all the adult indoor and outdoor activities you can do in Waco, Texas!


Where to stay:

Hotel Indigo Waco

Location: 211 Clay Ave, Waco, TX 76706

Social: @hotel.indigo.waco_baylor


Story House

Why we love it: Brand new vacation rental within steps of the Magnolia Market Silos. Perfect if you don’t want to rent a car and great for big groups! 

Hosts 8 guests-3 bedrooms-6 beds- 3 baths.

Follow on social:@storyhousewaco


Where to eat:

Slow Rise Slice House

Why we love them: With a great patio overlooking the water and a full bar, this place is the perfect stop! You can choose to eat inside or outside (don’t worry there are misters) Slow Rise on the Brazos for live music, pizza, and drinks what could be better?!

Location: 7608 Woodway Dr, Woodway, TX 76712

Follow on social: @slowriseslicehouse


Diamond Back's

Why we love them: Texas-style chophouse crafting steaks, seafood & sushi plates in an elegant, wood-lined dining room.

Location: 217 Mary Ave, Waco, TX 76701


Route 77

Why we love them: An innovative concept that features six different local food trucks, an open-air pavilion, yard games, and climate-controlled seating so that the park can be enjoyed year-round.

Location: 1425 La Salle Ave

Follow on social: @route77foodpark


Where to drink:


George’s bar (Waco landmark!)

Why we love them: A Waco institution dating back to the 1930s, a cool sports bar with huge 18oz Big O beer! Watch the video!

Location: 1925 Speight, Waco, Texas

Follow on social: @georgesonspeight 


Valley Mill's Vineyard

Why we love them: A vineyard close to Waco offering fine wines made with 100% Texas-grown grapes.

Location:1686 FM1637, Valley Mills, TX 76689

Follow on social: @valleymillsvineyards


Balcones Distilling Waco:

Why we love them: A distillery offering tastings and tours in an old welding shop.  

Location: 225 S 11th St, Waco, TX 76701

Follow on social: @balconeswaco


Pinewood Public House

Why we love them: A space that cultivates community & hospitality offering beer on tap, singles, organic wine by the glass, retail beer & wine bottles to-go.  

Location: 2223 Austin Ave Suite D, Waco, TX 76701

Follow on social:@pinewoodpublichouse


Adult-Approved Activities:


Waco Pedal Tours 

Why we love them: A 16-person pedal bike party bus with a u-shaped bar top providing a great communal, group activity for any locals or visitors to enjoy. Reservations required 

Location:1526 Washington Ave, Waco, TX 76701

Follow on social: @wacopedaltours


Top Golf

Why we love them: Sprawling entertainment venue with a high-tech driving range & swanky lounge with drinks & games.

Location: 2301 Creekview Drive, Waco, TX 76711


Stumpy’s Hatchet House Waco

Why we love them: Axe throwing, BYOB. Enough said! Check it out!

Location: 924 Austin Ave. Waco, Texas 76701

Follow on social: @stumpyshhwaco


Fat Tire Electric Bike Tours 

Why we love them: Electric bike tours through downtown Waco with fun and knowledgeable guides. 

Location: 300 S 6th St Suite C, Waco, TX 76701, USA


Downtown Waco

Why we love them: A hip area located in the heart of Waco with shopping, restaurants, drinks, and fun for everyone. 

Follow on social: @wacodowntown


There you have it! The best adult-approved spots in Waco, Texas! Make sure to tag us on social @moderntexaslivingwaco with all your vacation pictures!

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