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All reviews stewed tomatoes peach cobbler chicken lazy susan family style all you can eat round table southern food home style cooking sweet tea food coming come hungry circular table save room your plate buckners corn
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great, down home cooking. The service is prompt and the food is tasty. Would visit again if in the area.

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was the first time being in this area coming from KS to visit a niece! She selected Buckners and everything was so good! Love love love the macaroni and cheese as it was baked! Loved the juicy tender chicken breast and the way the...cut it in smaller pieces. The staff was super friendly and kept the food coming! I was so impressed by the lazy susan and all the many dishes they put on it! Can’t forget the sweet tea! The best as it was not overly sweet! It is owned by the Buckner family so no chance one coming to Kansas so I can only hope I get to come back and eat here again!!More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed January 24, 2021 via mobile

The perfect family lunch! We have heard about Buckners for the 20 years we have lived in Henry Co. and just finally made the trip down here. What a great experience! We can’t wait to come back. Perfect for families! You don’t have to order...individual plates! The whole menu is delivered to your table! The kids loved spinning the lazy susan to get their own helping of Mac and cheese! Shout out to the amazing staff! We spilled a big sweet tea and before we could process it, a nice kid was there with the tub, rag and a fresh (with lid) tea before we knew it! My youngest is still talking about how magic he was! Thanks for a great experience!!More

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed January 22, 2021

If you want great food at affordable pricing with a family atmosphere with a large lazy susan to refill your plate and just simply tired of the standard border plate chain restaurants. This is your place. Plenty of room for a large party, family or...just a date. Found this place 20 plus years ago, I sometimes forget this jewel! You always leave full and satisfied!More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed December 11, 2020 via mobile

This is a great place to eat if you're really hungry. One price all you can eat. You will be seated at a round table that has a lazy susan. Fried chicken is fantastic. Too much food to list but save room for the peach...cobbler!! Well worth the money!More

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed October 25, 2020

Took my friend here because she never has been. She loved the food. She loves vegetables so I knew this would be good. She does not eat tomatoes. I told her to please try the stewed tomatoes. She loved them! We even asked for the...recipe. The food and service was excellent. Even though it is family style they let us have a table to ourselves. The waitress was excellent. However, if I had to give a negative I would have to say that it is way too noisy in there. With the carts all over serving and the bus boys slamming the dishes everywhere and the people trying to talk it was almost unbearable.More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed October 1, 2020 via mobile

Good food and good service. Servers and staff wearing masks and you can be seated at table by yourselves. Most people wore masks coming and going.

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed September 18, 2020

So good! Great chicken every time. Very consistent food. Love the limas, corn, slaw, chicken and pork. Top it off with peach cobblers. Love the family style seating. We have had some sweet people to sit with.

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed September 11, 2020 via mobile

It was our first time here. Won't be our last. Even though it's a drive for us. It will be worth it! I wasn't at all sure how a buffet was going to work with covid-19. I love how it's set up here. You're seated...at a table with a big lazy Susan in the middle. Then they set all the dishes of food around the lazy Susan. So you just serve yourself what you want and spin on to the next item you want. This reminds me of big family meals at my in-laws. The chicken is delicious! And the warm peach cobbler to finish, perfect!More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed July 1, 2020

Buckner's honors our seniors when they reach 90 y/o with a free dinner on them. What a lovely gesture of respect that is rarely seen anymore. You will not be disappointed by making Buckner's your place to dine. The food delish, the chicken perfect!! Service...is always friendly. Thank you Buckner's for your service to our traveler's and our community.More

Date of visit: July 2020
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SavvySeniorGeorgia
March 23, 2019|
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Response from 408clarencew | Reviewed this property |
According to the menu, Brunswick stew is friday night with all you can eat ribs, stewed tomatoes every other night. Hope this answers your question.
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SavvySeniorGeorgia
March 23, 2019|
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Response from 15Serene15 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, always fried chicken. Sunday varies. Best deal is Thursday lunch. Check their website for menu and pricing, all is stated to answer your question.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Buckner's Family Restaurant

  • Yes, Buckner's Family Restaurant offers takeout services.

  • Yes, Buckner's Family Restaurant offers delivery services.

  • Buckner's Family Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 4