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Fred Chason’s Grandsons

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1273 N Brightleaf Blvd, Smithfield, NC 27577-4229
+1 919-934-4336
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good33%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“baked chicken” (3 reviews)
“buffet items” (2 reviews)
“pies” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
1273 N Brightleaf Blvd, Smithfield, NC 27577-4229
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We went there a few times. The food was very good the first couple of months. Then it started going down hill. Foods were tough like they had been on the buffet for hour. Bread was crusty to the point of being hard, so go...More

Thank Dory004
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We go to Grandsons in Smithfield's often, because we have family that lives nearby in Four Oaks. They never disappoint, but, this day I filled my plate with all the different offerings of good ol home cooked veggies. Rutabagas, sweet carrots, collards, stewed cabbage, sweet...More

Thank Momldoit
Reviewed 4 days ago

More food to choose from than any place around. Always good and good price! Lots of seating room and lots of deserts.

Thank 775dannya
Reviewed 4 days ago

Love this place usually get takeout by the pound 499 a pound good barbecue great fried chicken also dessert are individual wrap great job guys

Thank rodney012
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the moment we walked in , we felt like we were in grandma's kitchen. The smell of fresh fried chicken and home baked pies filled the air. We were warmly greeted and always made sure that if we needed anything, just ask. I wish...More

Thank grrrlynda
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great country cooking done right. Fried seafood is good for buffet. Desserts are cut very small so you have to grab 3-4 to even know you’ve had any treat. Lot of noise inside but well worth the price

Thank F M B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had heard of this place on our way to NC. We decided to go. We happened to go on Tuesday which is 2 eat for $20. That was a huge bargain. The food was all delicious. All homemade and delicious. I loved the fried...More

Thank rosek1960
Reviewed May 9, 2018

We do not recommend this restaurant unless you have no taste buds left. They boil or stew mostly everything leaving no taste. The pork chops were so tough I couldn't cut it with a steak knife. Not all way less than .. the salad bar...More

Thank richardandje2017
Reviewed April 7, 2018

The food was excellent. The price was even better! This was one of the best buffets I've been to. How can they provide such an amazing variety of excellent dishes at such a ridiculously low price of $10. Thank you for your dedication to customer...More

Thank Ryan0077
Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

Short jog off I-95. Friday afternoon stop at 3:25 PM got us lunch pricing. Friday is fish day and they put out fried oysters at 4 PM so we got some of those too at lunch price. The multiple steamer stands here were amazing. Never...More

Thank mikesxpress
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Trell F
May 15, 2017|
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Response from bearp62 | Reviewed this property |
$7.99 during the week. More on the weekends probably.
April 30, 2017|
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Response from Joe H | Reviewed this property |
10 percent off
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1273 N Brightleaf Blvd, Smithfield, NC 27577-4229
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Smithfield
  • Phone Number: +1 919-934-4336
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