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305 W Main St, Cumming, GA 30040-2445
770-887-9905
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Today
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 am
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Fri 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Mon - Fri 7:30 am - 10:00 am
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Good for:
Breakfast/Brunch
Reservations

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  • 8
    Excellent
  • 7
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 11
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Wonderful food

Enjoyed lunch there on Sunday. Great selection of food. Service was great! Fried chicken can't be beat anywhere. Everything homemade down to peach cobbler. Nice atmosphere and reasonable cost.

5 of 5 starsReviewed October 27, 2014
Jan B
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Cumming, Georgia
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
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40 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Cumming, Georgia
Top Contributor
70 reviews 70 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Enjoyed lunch there on Sunday. Great selection of food. Service was great! Fried chicken can't be beat anywhere. Everything homemade down to peach cobbler. Nice atmosphere and reasonable cost.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 via mobile

First time at the Foster House for lunch. We had great fried green tomatoes, with a yummy sauce. Chicken salad plate and pimento cheese sandwich. Prices were good and everyone was really nice. Ready to try the Sunday lunch Buffett! Make sure to visit soon! You won't be disappointed!

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Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

Nice location and facility in a 100 year-old home. Too bad the quality and selection has declined. Had higher expectations based on past Sunday Brunches here, but this has declined into a more limited Sunday Buffet with a few uninspired breakfast options and lower overall food quality (except for the fried chicken and turnip greens). They are capable of better,... More 

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Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

FOSTER HOUSE The only night they are open is Friday when they have music and a country buffet for $12.95 Recently I had this buffet for the first time. It was a bargain having the buffet with music included. However the buffet was more limited than I had expected with only fried chicken and fried fish as the 2 meats.... More 

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Cumming
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013

Renovated house, quaint,quiet, beautiful inside. They offer coupons a lot. Hard to find, remember, it's a house. Downtown Cumming, worth the effort.

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USA
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

This restaurant is housed in what once was a family home. Each room provides a cosy intimate setting, where you can actually carry on a conversation. The food is home style and delicious. I had a cup of chicken and dumpling soup that was hearty and hot, and a three-vegetable entree. It was all delicious and so filling I had... More 

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Cumming, Georgia, USA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Good place for Sunday brunch. You won;t leave hungry as it is all-you-can-eat. Desserts are always tasty.

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cheddar1509
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54 reviews 54 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013

Upon arriving at 11:58 for lunch I thought they were closed due to only two cars in the lot, they were open. My daughter and I decided on lunch she ordered a hamburger it was burned my BLT was very greasy, I think due to the fried green tomatoes on it anyway just not too good. Then there was the... More 

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Cumming, Georgia
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013

We ate lunch there with friends. The friends raved about the fried chicken livers. I had fried chicken and it was ok. The mashed potatoes tasted like they were from a box. My wife had squash casserole and said she couldn't find any squash. However, it tasted alright but was barely luke warm. The service was good but food delivery... More 

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suwanee
Top Contributor
65 reviews 65 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013

Old home in the center of town. Feels like it is being run by a group of women friends, with everyone bustling about, even with a child in tow. Good menu with daily specials that are very filling. We had the grilled pimento cheese sandwich, the meatloaf and the apple crisp with ice cream for dessert. Not in the least... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 305 W Main St, Cumming, GA 30040-2445
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Cumming
  • Phone Number: 770-887-9905
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 am
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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