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626 S Key St, Pilot Mountain, NC 27041
(336) 368-1488
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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Nice service but, please clean the windows!

The service staff was very nice. The pancakes were okay. But after coming in twice to use the internet, the doors at the front were not cleaned days later and the carpets were still not cleaned either (Ugh, they were dirty)! We're talking several days later. They also were battling flies BIG time... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed June 9, 2014
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mount airy, nc
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

This place use to be very good, but lately it isn't worth the money. Very disappointed even after giving them several tries.

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Parkersburg, West Virginia
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6 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

They had a breakfast buffet. It was very good. The biscuits were delicious and the french toast was awesome. The food is plentiful and the prices are reasonable. Wait staff was very friendly.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Veeerry good food!! The breakfast buffet is always on point u have to get the French toast made to order mmmmm! I even drink chocolate milk their its the best!

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Winston-Salem, NC
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15 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

94.5% grade from Health Dept. It's okay for a quick bite. They at least serve breakfast items all day.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Visiting the area with friends stopped by looking for a quick bit. I was lucky enough to find this mom and pop location. Food was very reasonably priced and tasted great. The servers were very nice and prompt.

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Waxhaw, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

great food, good old country atmosphere, and value. We had the breakfast buffet, but everything was hot and fresh.

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Way back in the woods
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Our family took a ride up the parkway today and my father in law wanted to eat lunch here. I was a little skeptical at first but was pleasantly surprised. That said, I work in food service and have seen all sorts of things. As for the negative reviews, every place has bad days......but I tend to look at a... More 

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Indiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

The service staff was very nice. The pancakes were okay. But after coming in twice to use the internet, the doors at the front were not cleaned days later and the carpets were still not cleaned either (Ugh, they were dirty)! We're talking several days later. They also were battling flies BIG time. Apparently, the locals eat the buffet and... More 

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Ludington, Michigan
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61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

We love Cousin Gary's for the breakfast buffet while traveling. Staff is friendly and helpful and the buffet is worth the (in our opinion) reasonable price. The biscuits are great and we always order a dozen to take with us! We hit Cousin Gary's headed South and again headed back North! It is good for families also. They are very... More 

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Halberstadt, Germany
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

I had the lunch buffet for 7 bucks. Nothing fancy, the usual southern fare with fried chicken, meat loaf, ribs, mashed potatoes and so on. But it was quite tasty and the value was unbeatable. If they still make a profit with those prices, than all other restaurant owners must be millionaires in no time. I would definitely come back,... More 

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Address: 626 S Key St, Pilot Mountain, NC 27041
Phone Number: (336) 368-1488
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Pilot Mountain

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  • Address: 626 S Key St, Pilot Mountain, NC 27041
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Pilot Mountain
  • Phone Number: (336) 368-1488

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