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Golden Corral

American, Family Fare
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4005 Wards Rd, Lynchburg, VA 24502
(434) 832-6440
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Today
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sun 7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Buffet
Good for:
Families with children

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Visitor rating
  • 12
    Excellent
  • 13
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Restaurant Value

This is a good place to eat for the price and is able to get a variety of good healthy balanced food for the price you pay.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 21, 2015
Caroel S
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Virginia Beach
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Buffet
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29 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Virginia Beach
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

This is a good place to eat for the price and is able to get a variety of good healthy balanced food for the price you pay.

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Southside Virginia
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70 reviews 70 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

My wife and I stopped here for breakfast in mid December to break a rather long drive. When we arrived, we were seated promptly and found the breakfast buffet to be everything we expected. The food was all freshly prepared and hot. Our server was attentive and kept our coffee cups filled. The selection of food was great. I especially... More 

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Roxboro, North Carolina
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106 reviews 106 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

The food was very good and the waiter ( Abe) was above the normal standard, making sure that we had everything we needed or wanted all the time we was there, you just couldn't ask for more even from an expensive restaurant. The food was plentiful and many choices to choose from, including the dessert. Everything was very good and... More 

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Virginia
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

My husband and I went in for the Senior Early Bird special. Every thing was very good with no complaints. The food is always fresh no matter what meal you have there. Love the local Golden Corral!

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Lynchburg, Virginia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

If you want steak,ribs,fish or everything else you can get it here. The choices are too many to name The buffet is loaded with everything you could possibly want. A little higher priced then most buffet restaurants I have been in but, it is worth it.

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Overland Park, Kansas
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85 reviews 85 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

I didn't have a very high opinion of Golden Corral in general but was pleasantly surprised. We ate mid afternoon but everything was fresh and the area was pretty clean. There is enough variety in the fruit and salad area but the emphasis is on entrees. This reminds me of church socials were you want to try a little bit... More 

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Lynchburg, Virginia
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42 reviews 42 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

After swearing I'd never eat at a GC again, I ate my own words! The GC near me in NY was noted for poor sanitation and tasteless food. After reading previous reviews for is one I thought I'd take a chance and leave if I didn't like it. I spoke with one of the senior staff who assured me everything... More 

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Bedford, Virginia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

On a whim, we stopped here for lunch on a Sunday. It wasn't as busy as we'd thought it would be, which was a plus. There was plenty of room inside to accommodate a large rush, so we didn't feel like we had to sit in a crowded college dining hall. The array of foods was impressive and surprising, but... More 

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Lynchburg, Virginia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

We have eaten at GC's all over Va.. Some were awful ( not clean or food bins unappealing due to other foods mixed in together) This one is the BEST -hands down. The food is excellent (frequently replaced / refreshed) the store is VERY clean and the servers, management and hostess'are all friendly and courteous. Ask for Julian, Dennae, Melanie... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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49 reviews 49 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

I hate buffets and rarely go, but I knew it would be quick and my family loves buffets. Right from entry we were greeted with friendly people. It was a clean buffet....a pleasant surprise. Food was pretty good. Veggies very fresh. Fried foods little heavy, but no biggie. Service at the table was awesome!! We had two servers and never... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4005 Wards Rd, Lynchburg, VA 24502
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Lynchburg
  • Phone Number: (434) 832-6440

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Family Fare

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 9:30 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?