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1343 Gray Hwy, Macon, GA
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10:30 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun - Wed 10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Thu - Sat 10:30 am - 9:30 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Plenty of food for reasonable price

The restaurant is located conveniently of I-16 in Macon, Georgia on Gray Highway and plenty of parking is available. The price is very reasonable. On a weekend day there is plenty of choices including some home cooked vegetables from the south , barbeque, steak, shrimp and a well filled cold... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 16, 2014
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Macon, Georgia
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Macon, Georgia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I love the food! They have a variety of soul and country cooking food that truly represents the south. The prices are a bit steep though, but other than that, it is good choice.

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Valdosta, Georgia
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44 reviews 44 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

I have eaten at several of the Ole Time Country Buffets and this one ranks among the worst. It just did not measure up to Valdosta, Warner Robins, or Brunswick. It was average at best, but was far behind the others. Really disappointing. Probably will find another place to eat in Macon.

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Milledgeville, Georgia
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56 reviews 56 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

We LOVE the food at each of the Ole Times restaurants we have tried--Macon, Warner Robins, Dublin, and Albany. Fresh, hot, delicious food. Pans are kept well stocked. Wide variety of food to satisfy all. Great value. Glasses usually kept filled--very important to me. Highly recommend this-- and the other locations.

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Milledgeville, Georgia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

My wife and I had lunch on the 25th of March 2014. We went through the line paid the clerk found out seats. We picked up out plates and found that the buffet had baked chicken, broiled chicken, b-b-q chicken, fried chicken, chicken and rice and chicken and dressing. The only other meat was fried fish and broiled fish. My... More 

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Americus, Georgia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

On a raw, cold, and rainy day traveling in Georgia, Old Times Country Buffet in Macon was really the spot to stop and take the chill off! Once again their fried chicken livers (Hey! Don't knock 'em till you've tried 'em!) hit the spot. Along with their creamed corn, fried okra, green beans, cabbage, and fluffy yeast roll and several... More 

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Macon, Georgia
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

The restaurant is located conveniently of I-16 in Macon, Georgia on Gray Highway and plenty of parking is available. The price is very reasonable. On a weekend day there is plenty of choices including some home cooked vegetables from the south , barbeque, steak, shrimp and a well filled cold salad bar with plenty of choices. The atmosphere is very... More 

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Americus, Georgia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

Yesterday I had quite the delightful culinary experience at Ole Times Country Buffet in Macon, Georgia. Hmmm..."culinary" might be too fancy a word to use to describe the meal that I enjoyed with my husband at Ole Times. However, the meal was fantastic, considering the fact that I love down-home Southern cooking. I was raised on it and on many... More 

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Macon, Georgia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

Pretty cheap grub, all you can eat. Great place to bring the family to when they come in from town. All American food, not the healthiest of choices, but you can also pick to eat the healthy food. Not really service oriented, but you get to get your food from the get go. Which I like. The kids can eat... More 

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Milledgeville, Georgia
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60 reviews 60 reviews
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013

We have passed it ofte,n so decided to stop and see what the crowd was about. We STILL do not know because the food was average at best and not hot. Service was nothing special. Nothing else to say.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013 via mobile

This place is fabulous!! If you really like southern food then this is the place to go! They have really good fried chicken and biscuits!! You have to try the! The cabbage amd cookies are good also. The cookies are extemely salty though.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1343 Gray Hwy, Macon, GA
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Macon

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 9:30 pm

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