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Ryan's Grill Buffet & Bakery

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126 Highway 400 N, Dawsonville, GA 30534
(706) 265-1565
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Today
10:45 am - 8:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Mon - Thu 10:45 am - 8:30 pm
Fri 10:45 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • 2
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great for Senior Lunch

We enjoy this place for Senior Lunch/Dinner. We usually see a movie and then go to Ryan's at about 2pm when drinks are included with price. The fried chocked is very good. Never had a bad piece. The buffet has many items even at lunch. With some items they do require so seasoning but overall... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 9, 2014
Papa W
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Barnesville, Georgia
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Barnesville, Georgia
Top Contributor
141 reviews 141 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

We enjoy this place for Senior Lunch/Dinner. We usually see a movie and then go to Ryan's at about 2pm when drinks are included with price. The fried chocked is very good. Never had a bad piece. The buffet has many items even at lunch. With some items they do require so seasoning but overall, this a good place, reasonably... More 

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Cumming, Georgia, United States
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105 reviews 105 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

Now that I'm in my 50's and having to watch my girlish figure, I don't often like to visit these "all you can keep down" places to eat... but the food here's really great, as is the service. Lots of folks eat here at lunch, when the prices are a little lower, but whether is't lunch or dinner, these guys... More 

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gainesville,ga
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70 reviews 70 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013

Big food, little money. We are breakfast people so we were excited when they opened for breakfast but not real pleased. It's been awhile so we will have to try it again, they definitely could have improved. Heck, take your kids. If you got a dessert at a standard restaurant, you'd be paying $4 to $6 bucks but here the... More 

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Dawsonville, Georgia
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3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2013

Our family has been here a handful of times and it is always good. There is always plenty of food at the buffet and it's typically quite fresh. I especially enjoy the yummy rolls and superb salad bar!

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Gainesville, Georgia, United States
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013

Save your money not worth it at all! Non appetizing. I would feed this food to my dog not my children nor myself. Worst food ive ever put in my mouth.

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maitland, florida
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220 reviews 220 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
238 helpful votes 238 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2013

I always go to Golden Corral and this is the first time I have been inside a Ryan's to eat. I had the sirloin steak with brown gravy and it was delicious. My 6 year old son had 3 bowls of the homemade chicken noodle soup (he was feeling under the weather). I was astonished at the cleanliness of the... More 

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Dawsonville, Georgia, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2013

When Ryan's first came to town, it was awesome. Good fresh amount of fare. Now it does not attract many of my friends as well as me. If you just want something to fill you up with no thought of enjoying, well it's for you. Nothing on the hot bar that is tasty to me. If you just want a... More 

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Sarasota, Florida
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143 reviews 143 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
148 helpful votes 148 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012

We really enjoyed this place. The food was fresh and wonderful. The fresh baked hot yeast rolls were awesome. Go hungry as you will want to try all of the goods they have to offer... the banana puddin was great - just like my momma used to make!

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Jasper, Georgia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2012

Don't eat here. F-Bombs, Unrealistic expectations for first day employment. I am an Eagle Scout and a smart guy. I can learn and know what hard work is. This was my first official job, but I have "worked" plenty before. I came in my first day for "training" and was thrown in as a cook on display with no real... More 

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Georgia
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51 reviews 51 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2012

This is healthy alternative that is DELICIOUS that is a stir-fry made, as you wait, with chicken or beef, veggies and noodles or rice at lunch, or shrimp is available after 4 p.m. on the dinner menu. Their salad bar is always good and with the addition of this menu item, it's a really healthy place to eat- even if... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 126 Highway 400 N, Dawsonville, GA 30534
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Dawsonville
  • Phone Number: (706) 265-1565
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Monday
10:45 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
10:45 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
10:45 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
10:45 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
10:45 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

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