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2345 N Germantown Pkwy, Cordova, TN 38016-4493
901-384-7622
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  • Food
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Fast Southern Food

Sort of like eating in a small southern town restaurant. Multiple meat and side selections. Something for almost everyone. You pick the number and type. Like you would expect, you can choose between rolls and cornbread. Service was extremely fast. The food is not spectacular, but it is good... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 11, 2015
Thom P
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Germantown, Tennessee
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Martinez, Georgia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

This was my first time to an Abbays. Home cooked meats and vegetables served as fast food. They have a drive through as well as tables inside.

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Germantown, Tennessee
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153 reviews 153 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Sort of like eating in a small southern town restaurant. Multiple meat and side selections. Something for almost everyone. You pick the number and type. Like you would expect, you can choose between rolls and cornbread. Service was extremely fast. The food is not spectacular, but it is good and reasonably priced. I noticed that many customers seemed like hardy... More 

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Newport, Michigan
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30 reviews 30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

We ate supper here while passing through Memphis. We had never heard of this place, but it was conveniently across the street from the hotel at which we were staying. We were pleased with the adult food. It was surprisingly good for "fast food". The restaurant was tastefully decorated and clean. The only problem we encountered was the chicken "nuggets"... More 

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Memphis, Tennessee
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250 reviews 250 reviews
209 restaurant reviews
138 helpful votes 138 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

We have lived here for 2 1/2 years, and driven by this place many times, but never eaten here...mostly because it's a chain, and we try to avoid those whenever possible. Today we went here for lunch, and I'll admit I was skeptical. They have a huge selection of sides to chose from, which is a nice change of pace.... More 

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United States
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34 reviews 34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

This place has what I call "simple soulfood" meaning, REAL soulfood is fattening, greasy, and just plain good lol but Abbays is more like just country cooking, down home. If you want something similar to "home cooking", it's worth checking out.

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Bartlett, Tennessee, United States
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10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

We have been trying to eat better food and get healthier. What we found is that it is nearly impossible to eat out and get food that is good for you AND fast AND reasonably priced. Then we discovered Abbay's. Now we eat there at least once a week. Usually we get takeout. It takes about TEN whole minutes (and... More 

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Memphis, Tennessee
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27 reviews 27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

My wife buys the tea by the gallon frequently. If you like it very sweet, then you have found a stable source at a reasonable price. Abbay's is above average, good country fare with a good selection of entree and side items. Unfortunately I think the meals are overpriced, but the place is always crowded when I am there so... More 

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43 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013 via mobile

Supposedly home cooked food that is all canned. It doesn't taste good even for canned food. We had country fried steak, chicken and dressing, two orders of fried okra, mashed potatoes, Lima beans and cornbread. Plus two iced teas. All of it just canned and not worth eating. In the Memphis area and want home cooking go to the Silver... More 

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Collierville, TN
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44 reviews 44 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013 via mobile

We tried Abbay's when we wanted something not too expensive, but not burgers and fries. We both ordered the chicken fried steak although the counter help suggested the fried chicken. The chicken fried steak was small but fairly tasty. Next time I will try the fried chicken. We liked the vegetables. I had mashed potatoes which were a little too... More 

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Harrison, Arkansas, United States
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27 reviews 27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

I ordered baked chicken and fried potatoes. Chicken was tough and dry. Potatoes were circular disc that had been deep fried like French fries. Husband ordered chicken fried steak, corn and mashed potatoes. I swear the chicken fried steak looked like school cafeteria. The corn was creamed corn out of a can (can't disguise that taste) potatoes were fake. Roll... More 

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  • Address: 2345 N Germantown Pkwy, Cordova, TN 38016-4493
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Cordova
  • Phone Number: 901-384-7622

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