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US Route 19, Summersville, WV 26651
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Charleston, West Virginia
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Waited about 7 or 8 minutes to get seated and when we finally were seated we never were waited on after sitting there for about 15 minutes. Waitresses looked at us but that was about it. On our way out we said something to the hostess but she couldn't care less

Thank Tina V
Harrisville, West Virginia
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105 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had dinner and it was very good. Salad bar was well stocked but I like fresh lettuce rather than bagged lettuce as they served. Variety was good though.

Thank 19Nana61
Malone, New York
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

The wait staff is very friendly. The restaurant is clean and well maintained. The service is quick and prices are fair. The buffet is excellent in the morning as is the coffee. Whats worth mentioning, this particular location catered to several large groups simultaneously on numerous nights after flooding effected the region and they were on top of their game... More 

Thank NJ B
North Olmsted
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

The best breakfast sausage anywhere. It is always a place we look for. The variety is unmatched. I would definitely recommend this place.

Thank lisa b
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

We decided to try the Summersville Shoneys, not expecting a lot out of it. We were pleasantly surprised. The buffet was fresh and hit, food well prepared and tasty. The restaurant was kept tidy (tables cleaned quickly and mess swept in a timely manner). Staff was attentive. Apparently, this Shoneys and another were taken over by another manager and quality... More 

Thank Patricia D
Quinwood, West Virginia
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24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

It's the only breakfast buffet in town and have visited several times but the food is lacking these days. Our last visit, which was at 9:30am, the food was cold on both sides of the buffet and the bacon almost burnt. It would be nice if they offered a better variety, but you get what you pay for. The service... More 

Thank Janet C
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185 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

We had never been to a Shoney's before, but since it was just across the parking lot from our hotel we tried it out. It was pretty good, nothing special, but nothing to complain about. The prices were very good and the server was quite friendly.

Thank Sapphire226
bonita springs fl
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242 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

Arrived at 7:45 and they had a steady flow of dinners. Most seemed to be locals who bellied up to the buffet for $12.95. Salad offering was meager, an array of hot food from pop corn shrimp to fish, beef etc. None of it was labeled so you had to guess. The young girl who waited on us was very... More 

Thank bonitabuffalo
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191 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016 via mobile

If you are a senior, looking for a place to eat in Summersville on a Thursday, this is the place to visit. Great location, lots of parking. Pleasant staff and a clean establishment. But the draw is the eat all you want buffet. All manner of southern cooking for 5.99. That even includes a desert bar. I really pigged out... More 

Thank BuckBud
Reidsville, Georgia
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167 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2016

Was here before as I like the Hotel next door. The Baymont. Its a short walk across the parking lot to Shoney's next door. Same old. Was seated promptly and Molly the waitress informed me the buffet was a dinner / breakfast. I settled for the buffet and nothing jumped out at me on the menu. Started with a nice... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: US Route 19, Summersville, WV 26651
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Summersville
  • Phone Number: 304-872-6785

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