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Brown's Country Store & Restaurant

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18718 Interstate 30 N, Benton, AR 72019-2036
(501) 778-5033
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10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Little Rock, Arkansas
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141 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Brown's Country Store and Restaurant is a large establishment with a very large buffet. We were here for lunch, which was $9.99, all you can eat. Walk in, pay the cashier, grab a tray, and dig in. Lots of salad fixings and types, plenty of veggies and hot rolls. Entrees included meatloaf, grilled chicken, fried fish, and roast beef. There... More 

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Thank joyclark5
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

It is ok, the food is a little bland. It does not live up to the hype that people who live in the Little Rock area claims it to be.

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Thank BRANDAN S
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food is excellent, wide range of choices, people seem friendly, very spacious. On a down side restrooms could improve and buffet needs to be cleaned more often. The store has a nice selection. I would definitely stop here again.

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Thank Sue R
Greensboro, North Carolina
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43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good buffet with fried green tomatoes. Good country style cooking. Little tuff to get to headed east bound but well worth it. Will definately stop again.

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Thank tdpooler
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118 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the typical horse trough place. There is 100 feet of food. It's not great but it's eatable. The place needs a deep cleaning. They clean up after each person leaves but it still needs a good scrubbing. There's plenty to choose from and there are several desserts. We stop to get the fudge but its changed too. There... More 

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Thank Mjaj2
Sturgeon, Missouri
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70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Some of the food was good, some not as good, some not worth eating. 3 star rating as it was a buffet and you can just toss what's not. The good thing is they have large vehicle parking if you need it. Needs some up dates too. Especially in the restrooms.

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Thank tama940
Hope
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant has really good homemade country cooking. If you want an early lunch, this is the place to be. They open at 10 a.m. for lunch when most restaurants don't open until 11.

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Thank Pat389
Shreveport, Louisiana
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239 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had the misfortune of going on a Saturday for lunch not knowing they charge full price for the buffet all day Saturday and Sunday. The billboard said $9.99 and that's why we stopped. The gal at the register was cruddy about it as well. Salty, mushy food with little taste. Very disappointing and we won't return.

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2 Thank John W
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great selection of Southern foods! Only in the South the buffet includes turnip greens AND collard greens! Fried Green tomatoes, fried okra, fish, chicken, shrimp, baked chicken, pulled pork.....oh so many choices! The cost cannot be beat!

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Thank Miss A
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181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was so flavorful. Browns has the very best fried chicken, collard greens, and okra that I've ever eaten. So many things to pick from and they all tasted delicious. The chicken and dumplings were also fantastic. This is truly the best Buffett place ever!

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Thank SkyDragonfly

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18718 Interstate 30 N, Benton, AR 72019-2036
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Benton
  • Phone Number: (501) 778-5033

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?