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Ben & Joy's Restaurant

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35 S London St, Mount Sterling, OH 43143-1134
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Woodbridge, VA
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

This is a great place. Stopped for lunch on a road trip. We felt welcome with warm and friendly greetings. The buffet had fried chicken and Salisbury steak, mashed potatoes, gravy, veggies, salad... everything tasted great, just like homemade. Recommend highly!

Thank msk779
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016 via mobile

Service was friendly. Our meal was buffet style home cooking. We were looking for something a bit more refreshing / healthy.

Thank TeeRitchie
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

I love Ben and Joys....it takes me back in time to good home cooked meals. The chicken and mashed potatoes are awesome. Their breakfast is really good too. The servers are extremely friendly as well. An all around good place to eat!!

Thank Lori A
Hillsboro, Ohio
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596 reviews
385 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

This place has the best buffett. It is clean and the food is super good the staff is so friendly and it is located right in the middle of mt. Sterling in the heart of the downtown area. I highly recommend this place.

Thank Harrison G
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

Great home cooked meal. Placeneeds some attention but that is part of the small town charm. I had a very generous portion of liver and onions. My wife had the ham. Both were very tasty. Next trip to Deer Creek we will try their breakfast.

Thank Joseph B
Columbus, Ohio
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96 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch on our way to Deer Creek State Park. Had the buffet with fried chicken, spaghetti casserole and baked-pork chops. Good down home cooking. Theme/decor is conservative Christian. Good service.

Thank AdlaiJN
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 19, 2016 via mobile

Read reviews before deciding on this place for dinner. We were staying at Deer Creek State Park and ventured out for the day. My husband and I were both very hungry and decided it would be easier to find a local restaurant to try than wait for the campfire and cook back at our site. We were debating between this... More 

Thank Beth C
Springfield, Ohio
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 30, 2016

We stopped by for supper after touring Deer Creek State Park. Not impressive from the outside but the staff was so friendly and helpful. We opted to try out the buffet bar and everything we had was delicious. Barbecue ribs, chicken, beef and homemade noodles, potatoes, green beans, salad,. The macaroni salad was excellent and I had to get a... More 

Thank SmcLovesTraveling
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

The food is delicious tastes just like grandmas cooking no other place in town where I'd rather be staff are very friendly and always on their toes when you need a refill I love this place much rather eat here than eat a steak at a steakhouse house.

Thank Aaron S
Columbus, Ohio
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27 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2015

This is a small-town, family restaurant in Mt. Sterling OH. The people here are super nice and obviously there's some loyalty from the local residents. After reading 4+ star reviews, we decided to try this place for lunch on Saturday, Sept 26, 2015. A buffet was offered, and I opted for that. Mention of ribs was promising and they looked... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 S London St, Mount Sterling, OH 43143-1134
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Mount Sterling
  • Phone Number: 740-869-4324

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