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Golden Corral

$$ - $$$
American, Grill
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414 Mary Esther Cut Off NW, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548-4060
+1 850-244-6644
9:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 9:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 9:30 am - 9:30 pm
Sat 7:30 am - 9:30 pm
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175 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 9, 2016 via mobile

We really enjoy coming here. There is such a large selection of good, there is something for everyone's taste. The service is good, and the price is right!

Thank FoodieLuv
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107 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2016

Try to make it here at least once a week, different promotions and different foods make each trip special. The owners are down home people with high standards for their guest and their food. Go and enjoy the different taste they bring to the tables and make room for desserts . Congratulations on it being so busy now we have... More 

Thank FloridaSeminoles
New Orleans, Louisiana
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 4, 2016

This one was clean and the food was fresh.Very family friendly too. I liked watching the game on the big screen

Thank Sojourner121
Panama City Beach, Florida
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146 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

If you go before 4:00 on week days you can eat for less than $8.00 and that includes you drink! What a deal! We make this stop regularly and we are never disappointed. This was our first time at this location. It was great! Will be back!!

Thank James C
Toronto, Canada
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34 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016

Decided to grab a quick lunch at Golden Griddle. They have now introduced Breakfast items during the Lunch Buffet. So, had Eggs Benedict, Waffles, Scotch Eggs along with the usual Pot Roast, Meat Loaf, Bourbon Chicken and Roast Chicken. Bread & Butter Pudding, Carrot Cake and Apple/Peach Cobbler with Ice Cream to finish off. Will return.

Thank IANDG79
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2016 via mobile

A place where you can eat and try all types of American dishes. Very friendly staff, clean and pleasant. The buffet has verious choices. Salades are fresh en vary for all pallets. Lunches and dinners are all delicious can vary from Southern food to Mexican, oriental, and grill bbq never a boring menu. Deserts are outstanding the famous banana pudding... More 

Thank Janey V
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

As soon as I walked in the door the cashier, Joni, greeted myself and 2 kids. She was so nice and helpful. Her good mood immediately turned my mood upside down. I was nervous going to a buffet by myself with an 11 month old and a 3 year old. She reassured me that the staff would help me with... More 

Thank Tiffany H
Richardson, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2016

Good food , big selection, friendly staff, If you go Mon. thru Friday 2pm - 4pm your beverage is included with no extra charge.

Thank stallion669
Fort Walton Beach, Florida
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

It all started with your cashier named Joni...she was so friendly and helpful. She made my day with her smile and kindness!!

Thank bmw51969
New Iberia
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57 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 4, 2016

Visiting from Louisiana. Many restaurant choices in the Destin, Ft. Walton, Navarre area, but amid sight seeing and shopping we ended up at the same restaurant two days in a row. Food was good, as always a great salad bar and soup and many other choices, and the staff was super friendly!! If we ever come back to visit this... More 

Thank vac1017

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Grill
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet, Waitstaff
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
9:30 am - 9:00 pm
9:30 am - 9:00 pm
9:30 am - 9:00 pm
9:30 am - 9:00 pm
9:30 am - 9:30 pm
7:30 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 414 Mary Esther Cut Off NW, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548-4060
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Fort Walton Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 850-244-6644
Golden Corral's legendary, endless buffet is located in Fort Walton Beach and serves Okaloosa, Santa Rosa, and Walton counties. Our buffet features an abundant selection of both familiar favorites and our continuous new menu offerings. The Greenhouse has over 100 Fresh items to tantalize your taste buds. Made from scratch dressings and salads highlight your first course. (NEW) The Hacienda Bar includes items like made from scratch Enchilada's, Taco Meat and Fajita's. (NEW) The WOK Station includes Sweet and Sour Chicken, Teriyaki Beef, and Fried Rice. (NEW) The Piazza Station includes Made from Scratch Lasagna, Italian Sausage with Onions and Peppers. We continue to offer our Fresh Cut, USDA Sirloin Steak, marinated for two days for the Ultimate Tenderness and our Slow Roasted Pot Roast, cooked for 12 hours. (NEW) The Bakery will catch everyone's eye. Make room as we now have the CHOCOLATE, CARAMEL AND WHITE CHOCOLATE FOUNTAINS. In addition we now offer COTTON CANDY, HAND DIPPED ICE CREAM and of course the best cakes on the planet.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?