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Ole Times Country Buffet

2469 W US Highway 90, Lake City, FL 32055-4738
+1 386-752-1670
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“fried chicken” (26 reviews)
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2469 W US Highway 90, Lake City, FL 32055-4738
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Reviewed 21 May 2017

If you are looking for quantity and not qood food this is the place. There was a lot of things on buffet I couldn't tell what they were

Thank jalapenos2jalapenos2
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

This was the best lunch buffet I have ever been to. Food was fresh and service was great. I would definitely recommend to anyone.

Thank mgmracing
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

The buffet had a decent selection and most of the items were good and seasoned well. However, the service was appalling. Apparently, if you're not a local or someone they see regularly, you won't get much more than a hello and the waitress will disappear...More

Thank Kimberly R
Reviewed 3 May 2017

The buffet is standard, clean, and the food is well prepared. The salad bar is limited, but adequate. The wait staff are friendly and attentive. Overall, a good experience.

Thank stacey g
Reviewed 24 April 2017

If you have never eaten here GO! You will not be disappointed. Sunday's are a little bit higher than regular weekdays but even then it is a bargain. Start off with a salad bar with what I feel is filled with over 100 items -...More

1  Thank JiamesB
Reviewed 18 April 2017

If you love home cooking this is the place to eat the food is always good and fresh. Service is good as well. I love eating here. Lots of southern cooking and soul food.

Thank BellaTammy
Reviewed 12 April 2017

This was our second and last time to visit this buffet. I was surprised that nothing was labeled. I picked up what I thought was fried fish only to take a bite and it was extra salty fried pork. The highlight of my meal was...More

1  Thank Rightwhale
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Easy to get to. Clean facility. Reasonable pricing, Good selection of food. Plenty of shoping nearby.

Thank Philip P
Reviewed 22 March 2017

After half of my family stopped by here on a trip to Georgia- and couldn't stop raving about how good it was- my whole family made the hour trek Lake City. It really is that good! The food selection is plentiful and everything taste incredible,...More

Thank Godsgirl4life
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Returning from a baseball game at St.Leo, my wife and I stopped in this place for lunch. They have the best salad bar you will find anywhere, bar none. After that their selection on the hot bar is almost indescribable! You start off with soups,...More

Thank JiamesB
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Carmen N
2 July 2017|
Response from JiamesB | Reviewed this property |
I do not remember but less than $10 plus drink and taxes. Dinner about $3 higher. Best food you will eat.at any price.
Elvin G
23 November 2016|
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Response from scalpmnoles | Reviewed this property |
i really dont know but the buffet price is 11.00or a lil more on weekend 12.99 . the food is great home cook food
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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
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2469 W US Highway 90, Lake City, FL 32055-4738
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Lake City
  • Phone Number: +1 386-752-1670
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