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English first
Ormond Beach, Florida, United States
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Sorriest Ryan's we have ever been to. We were tired after working than driving for 5 hours so we figured this would be quick and easy. My first time of saying the food was terrible, no customer service, no selection on desserts... What's Happen ??

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

First let me tell you that I am a local and have seen this location go from really bad to good to average over an 8 year period. The food is not much better than most similar buffets but the steaks are pretty darn tasty (must be the seasoning and marinade) as long as you get more meat than fat... More 

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Palm Bay, FL
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Really good country style buffet for about $12 pp. They had a huge selection of meats, sides, salads, and desserts. Nice and clean dining area. Drinks were refilled quickly by the friendly servers. Very good value for home style food.

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Columbia, South Carolina
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422 reviews 422 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
180 helpful votes 180 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

I hadn’t eaten at Ryan’s in several years, so I thought I’d give it a try for Monday dinner. This experience left me with mixed feelings. First, the good stuff. Ryan’s is spacious and clean, and has nice meeting rooms in the back. The service is very good for a buffet style restaurant. Even the pay-before-you eat cashier stationed at... More 

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Columbia, South Carolina
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51 reviews 51 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We went here on a whim as we were looking for somewhere different. Prices are ok but we signed up for text alerts and received a BOGO for an adult meal. Overall the food was good and the kids loved the selection. They could try things and worry about being locked into a certain meal. Will go again as the... More 

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Augusta, Georgia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

plenty of room inside and for parking, fresh country tasting food seasoned well, great variety choices to please everyone in your party. clean, great service of drinks and keeping your dishes removed, It is a buffet, fix your own plates place at a great price. they have special days for children discounts, and a senior's discount.

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Marlton, New Jersey
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67 reviews 67 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

We stopped in at Ryan's for breakfast in late October 2013 and were greeted and served by some very nice people! The front door cashier was warm and welcoming and made sure we understood how everything worked as it was our first visit to a Ryan's. Our server was great and all the bussers kept the table picked up and... More 

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Gilbert
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56 reviews 56 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

we have eaten at ryans many times, we really like the lunch and dinner, the breakfast however is not so great. i like salads and soup, ryans had a deal for soup and salad, unfortunally they stopped that. even so, we still visit

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Columbia, South Carolina
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41 reviews 41 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

We enjoyed the buffet at Ryan's last Saturday for supper. There were five in our family, with three teenaged girls to please, and the mission was mostly accomplished. There was something for everyone. The made-as-you-like-it steak and stir-fry was great, and the salad was fresh. Some of the vegies and side-dishes were not hot enough, or had run out. The... More 

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Columbia, South Carolina
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55 reviews 55 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2013

Came home went to Ryan's and it is just what i needed, my veggies plenty of hot fresh veggies on the bar.. Food was good, service was good and the price was great as always...

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Address: 1304 Bower Parkway, Columbia, SC 29212
Phone Number: (803) 732-3603
Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Columbia
Cuisine: Steakhouse

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