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Cousin Gary's Family

626 S Key St, Pilot Mountain, NC 27041
(336) 368-1488
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- Jun 9, 2014
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English first
Matthews, North Carolina
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 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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59 reviews 59 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 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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137 reviews 137 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 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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Charlotte, North Carolina
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141 reviews 141 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

This was recommended by the desk clerk at our motel. The food was edible. It was not expensive but I would never go back nor would I recommend this place to anyone only because there are nicer places to go. In fairness we did not order off the menu. We had the buffet fare. The service was attentive and efficient.... More

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Cherryville, North Carolina
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31 reviews 31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013 via mobile

We were passing through the area today and stopped in after church for lunch. The food was fantastic. Fried Chicken on the buffet was great. So were the vegetables and cake. Also had hamburger steak, ribs, fish, and some other meats on the bar. Dessert was the best part. Large cakes and some chocolate oatmeal fudge. I say everyone should... More

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Johnson City, Tennessee
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29 reviews 29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2013

Stopped there on Tuesday night... Tuesday night is breakfast buffet night... The service was a joke. I ordered fried chicken since we were in North Carolina and they all wear shirts claiming they have the best dang chicken in town. Must be the only damn chicken in town. They either lie or it the only damn chicken in town. It... More

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Mount Airy, North Carolina
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2012

I loved this place when i started goin here iv been going here for almost 6 years. I have progressively stoped going into eat breakfest in the morning becasue the waitress that started to work or takeover whatever she does. She is mean she is Hateful she yells at her ther Employees. I have even see customers walk out and... More

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Siloam, NC
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2012

Over the years I have eaten several times at this restaurant and one thing is very apparent. If you are not a regular, you will have a hard time getting served. The food is not bad most of the time. They have a decent breakfast buffet and sometimes the lunch is good. Several examples of their service are: My mother... More

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Pilot Mountain, North Carolina
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2012

one word..... disgusting!.......place should be shut down.

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Elkin, North Carolina
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113 reviews 113 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2012

Food was fresh and flavorful though it is a small buffet. We would visit again if in the area.

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