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Loudon Square Buffet

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801 N Broadway, Ste 2, Lexington, KY 40508-1591
+1 859-252-9741
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Lexington, Kentucky
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed February 3, 2017 via mobile

Its a quaint little restaurant with home cooked style food. The staff is very friendly. Food was very good. Parking wasent the best but worth the effort.

Thank Joshua R
Lexington, Kentucky
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109 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed September 9, 2016

$8 for a buffet and a drink. You can't beat that with a stick. The food was southern (green beans, lima beans, corn, greens, fried chicken, fried fish, ham, meat balls, corn bread, cobbler). It was all a little on the bland side, very generic. But it was far from bad and it was ALL YOU CAN EAT for $8.... More 

Thank redneckbluevote
Bowling Green, Kentucky
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113 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed September 2, 2016

I read the reviews and decided to give this place a chance. I overlooked the exterior. The place is full of flies both alive and dead. The furnishings need to thrown away. The chicken and fish is by far the worse I have ever eaten. The corn bread....oh my. The cabbage and green beans were average. The meat loaf...I am... More 

Thank bubba42101
Lithia Springs, Georgia
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed June 6, 2016

I found this with my GPS. It was just what I was looking for. It is a all you can eat buffet, and everything that I chose was very good. The staff are friendly, and treat you like a regular. The building is a little old, but don't let looks fool you. I have found in my travels, that some... More 

1 Thank T J A
Versailles, Kentucky
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127 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed September 15, 2015 via mobile

I've ate most of the restaurants in Lexington and Loudon Square is the classic.. It's been around since the 1940's and is the cheapest buffet in the area serving only classic southern food.. Absolutely love this place.., it looks like a dump but is so dang good.. I remember my grandfather taking me here as a boy..

2 Thank 988krism
Union, United States
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed July 25, 2015 via mobile

Ok, the place could use a facelift. But the food is better now than it was 40 years ago when I first went there with my folks. Nothing fancy! Yummy though.

1 Thank R7321HFmarkf
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed October 12, 2014

their food is really good but the store is never taken care of the store looks awful and there's more bugs then food there!!! There was a dead fly in my food and it just turned me off completely... Don't eat there unless you like Bugs!

1 Thank BbMontana
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed September 10, 2014 via mobile

The exterior is a bit odd. But the food is great. I love eating here. Southern buffet is a great way to go!

1 Thank Krystal H
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed August 19, 2014 via mobile

Thumbs up for this southern food buffet! Great variety so you can find something you like! Variety of desserts as well. The waiter realized we had not been here before and was most helpful and attentive! Took our elderly parents and we were glad to see them eat!!! Reviews are spot on. Outside not scary, but tired looking. It's not... More 

1 Thank Maggie4758
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed August 17, 2014

The exterior is very bland and uninviting; upon entering we were still a bit skeptical until we were greeted. The staff was VERY friendly and accommodating. This is the kind of place that makes you feel like came HOME to your grannies kitchen table. Mind you, not to her "fer Holiday Gatherin Dining Room Table" but the one in the... More 

2 Thank Rick G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 801 N Broadway, Ste 2, Lexington, KY 40508-1591
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-252-9741

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