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Oil Lamp Restaurant

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401 General Courtney Hodges Blvd, Perry, GA 31069-3205
478-988-2643
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11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Tue 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wed 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thu - Fri 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited for a Friday lunch and found the food to not be as appetizing as in the past. I tried their corned beef which I didn't like and thought the vegetable servings were smaller than before. The wife had a vegetable plate which she said was "OK". Our experience has been better in the past so we will probably... More 

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Thank David O
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was ok, nothing remarkable. We went for lunch and it was really crowded so I was hopeful but..... The place is pretty small inside too. The food is served cafeteria style and for the money the amount of food is somewhat minimal.

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Thank Culinarykas
Griffin, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife, her sister and brother and her brother in law and I stopped by for lunch before attending a funeral nearby. To begin with, you enter, cafeteria style and take a tray. As you move through the line, you indicate which meats and vegetables you want and it is placed on your plate for you. A cash register is... More 

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Warner Robins, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant was excellent, I loved the family style seating and serving, good was excellent and service was excellent, I will go back when I am back in the area

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Palm Coast
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I haven't eaten good southern food like I was used to in the Carolinas when I was a kid until today. The food was amazing and really brought me back to a great place. The country fried steak, mashed potatoes with gravy, creamed corn, and green beans were all great. The winner had to have been the savory steak with... More 

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Thank Tyler D
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were referred to try this place last year and am so glad we did. Looking from the outside, or even just glancing in the window, I would not have chosen to eat here because the esthetics are not what i would call great by any means but the food is AMAZING!!!! It's a meat and three, but everything I... More 

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Thank Robert J
Perry, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a buffet type setting but feels like your in your home. Food is always hot and always goods. Don't eat too much because dessert is fabulous

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Thank hallsissy5
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

I heard about the Oil Lamp for quite awhile before getting the chance to go. I liked my meal but it wasn't as good as I was lead to believe. Good food but I've had just as good elsewhere.

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Thank Ken M
Perry, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

Food is served buffet style, served by staff, and offers a large variety. Usually there are 6 meats plus vegetables, salad and dessert. Thursday and Friday nights you can get the best steak in the whole area to be served with your choice of sides. My family loves this place!

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Thank Ellie_0949
Perry, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

Order anything you want here! You can't go wrong? Great food and great customer service go along way in my book!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$6 - $14
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 General Courtney Hodges Blvd, Perry, GA 31069-3205
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Perry
  • Phone Number: 478-988-2643

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