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105 W Main St, Springfield, KY 40069-1226
859-336-3500
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11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations

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  • 19
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  • 22
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
A bit pricey but totally worth it..

The food was excellent, especially the soup and was pleasantly surprised they had three choices. We had the fried mushrooms, excellent! He had the fried chicken and I had the smothered chicken, both excellent! I was unsure about their homemade french dressing but again, really excellent... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 28, 2015
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Louisville, Kentucky
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32 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

We had a party of 16 people and were seated right away. Everyone got the buffet which is highly recommended. It was a Sunday afternoon so there was breakfast items also on the buffet. They had the best fried chicken I've had in a long time, the green beans and mashed potatoes were so good. They have a dessert table... More 

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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

The food was excellent, especially the soup and was pleasantly surprised they had three choices. We had the fried mushrooms, excellent! He had the fried chicken and I had the smothered chicken, both excellent! I was unsure about their homemade french dressing but again, really excellent! Definitely bring an appetite! The amount of food you receive is worth the small... More 

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54 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

My family and I (party of 5) came for lunch after our tour. We all had the buffet which was delicious and relatively reasonable. Our waitress was great, very friendly and attentive. Neat restaurant and good food!

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Florence
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228 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

I really wanted to like this place but in the end could not. Blackened chicken was just a chicken sandwich. 7 Pepper Burger was good. The service was like molasses slow.... I realize we are in the country but come on. Not to many options in town.

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101 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Love the food and the buffet. Price was a little higher than expected for a small town. Service was fast and friendly. Will return.

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Franklin, Kentucky, United States
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7 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Large variety of food to choose from. Seafood buffet on Friday evenings. Would need to be hungry to get your money's worth. Could order from a menu too. Food was average.

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Liberty, KY
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36 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Group of 5 adults ate there on a Friday evening. Seated immediately. Waitress was attentive. Food was fresh and hot. Mushroom appetizer was steaming hot! Salad bar was fresh. Friends had cod platter as well as the chicken finger platter. Hubby had Philly cheesesteak and I had the roadhouse chicken. All of our food was very good. Is it the... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Lunch restaurants are limited in Springfield and food here is about average every day. Don't think you'll save money by just getting the salad bar. The difference is less than a dollar. That is if you can get seated. I generally eat there once a week with customers, but it's very rare that we get seated promptly or have good... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

A nice place to have buffet for lunch. Nothing fancy but good choice of vegetables and couple meats. Soups are very good.

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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Decent buffet and an average price for lunch, but the service needs improving. The hostess was less than welcoming, and made no apologies for the close to 6 minutes waiting for her to seat us, especially in light of the fact that they were not at all busy. This place has great atmosphere and has the potential to really compliment... More 

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Address: 105 W Main St, Springfield, KY 40069-1226
Phone Number: 859-336-3500
Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Springfield
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 12:00 am

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  • Address: 105 W Main St, Springfield, KY 40069-1226
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: 859-336-3500
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am

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