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The Dancing Bear Pub

1117 Speight Ave, Waco, TX 76706-2135
+1 254-753-0025
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2 Sep 2017
“Quaint Spot for Craft Beer”
22 May 2017
“Great beer selection, really friendly staff, great food”
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Bar, American, Pub
1117 Speight Ave, Waco, TX 76706-2135
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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

If you live in Waco or ever passed through, I'm sure you've spotted the Dancing Bear Pub! The place is much bigger than it appears from the outside. There have a large selection of beer and like everyone else has been saying, the staff is...More

Thank KateNicole519
Reviewed 22 May 2017

I might have been to "better" places, but this joint felt like home immediately. Their beer selection was great and the staff knew a lot about it. The owner even took his time to go through the whole list with me & my friend. You...More

Thank lasselox
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We wanted to go to a local club to experience the atmosphere. This place it the spot. Although it is a beer bar the choice of wines was sufficient. They offer food from a food truck in the back of the building - not worth...More

Thank gramps3421
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Came for the beer and they had some good ones. Nice selection of local beers. Bar was small, but lots of tables.

Thank raesive
Reviewed 17 August 2016

such a great place. we were recommend by two locals so we checked it out, glad we did. great draft deer selections and the bar tender was amazing on helping me find a beer to try. everyone was super friendly and chill, a few people...More

Thank Nicole O
Reviewed 5 August 2016

They may not have the giant selection of other bars in town, but Dancing Bear has the highest quality selection on a consistent basis. The barkeeps are also more than happy to talk beer with you and help you make a decision.

1  Thank turbotrevor
Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

Wonderful selection of Craft beers. Pnly 16 taps, but they rum the gamut of double ipas to Russian Imperial Stouts. Food truck with very good food in back of the pub.

Thank Steve00
Reviewed 21 February 2016

Amazing selection of craft beers and they change frequently. Food truck in back is new and quite good. Crab cakes are yummy!

Thank hcconsultant
Reviewed 10 December 2015

Was surprised on how much room there was inside considering how it looks from the outside. Great group of folks and a great selection of craft beer. A hidden gem in Waco near the Baylor campus.

Thank TXWayne
Reviewed 3 September 2015 via mobile

Great atmosphere and craft beer!This is the best Pub in Waco! You can come in with friends have an incredible beer and watch a game. If you are a little busy bring your books and get some work out of the way. The bartenders are...More

Thank BSaul
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Bar, American, Pub
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Open Hours
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
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12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1117 Speight Ave, Waco, TX 76706-2135
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Waco
  • Phone Number: +1 254-753-0025
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