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O'Neal's Country Buffet

558 W Base St, Madison, FL 32340-2062
+1 850-973-6400
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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“fried chicken” (17 reviews)
“potatoes” (6 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
558 W Base St, Madison, FL 32340-2062
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Crowded, yes crowned is the word. we had a ok meal and walked way with our stomachs full but the word satisfied would be overrated. This place is a cash cow. The food was plentiful but most all of the fried foods were overcooked, some...More

Thank Lonnie P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place is always crowded which means the locals love it. I f you eat where the locals eat you cannot go wrong. Typical southern menu of chicken a couple of ways along with beef and pork dishes. The choice of vegetables will change with...More

Thank Terry F
Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

I’ve been there twice- two years apart. Both times the place was swarming with folks that were as friendly and down home as the cookin. I had Lima beans, dressing, home made mashed potatoes, fried chicken and gravy, and chicken divan with peach cobbler for...More

Thank Bamawoman1
Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful time at Oneals! Great service, great home cooked food and very homey atmosphere !!

Thank Simon M
Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

Traveling through Madison, FL and stopped in for lunch. What a treat! We will dream of their fried chicken and chicken wings. Everything was delicious! It was packed but everyone moved through quickly and the restaurant was able to accommodate large numbers of people. The...More

Thank KCave
Reviewed February 21, 2018 via mobile

The best meal we've had in a long time! Great barbecue, delicious stewed okra, corn on the cob,. Very friendly place --well worth the short drive off the highway to Madison.

Thank wfjohnski
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

Good comfort food with reasonable pricing. Some of the best fried chicken and fish in town with plenty of veggies. Down side is it’s cramped and noisy.

Thank Marvin J
Reviewed December 10, 2017

Good country cooking worth getting off the highway for, that's for sure. I always do as often as I can. Heard good things about them from colleagues pining away about how good they were from way over in Orlando. Crying about them a few years...More

Thank Mark P
Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

If your traveling along Interstate 10 around lunchtime and you want to experience a real down-home style country buffet, do yourself a favour and call in here. Full of locals, loads of freshly prepared dishes all for $9.50!!!!!!!!!!!!! A great experience with friendly service. So...More

Thank SueDen27
Reviewed September 20, 2017 via mobile

Absolutely the best friend chicken and their meatloaf is as good as my mother's. Always feel like I am at home with all the comfort food they offer.

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April 9, 2017|
Response from Charles F | Reviewed this property |
It seems they are just open for lunch except on Friday and Saturday they stay open for dinner. They are 54 miles on I 10 from Lake City.
Michael R
October 26, 2016|
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Response from Kelly W | Reviewed this property |
Very reasonable and somewhat low compared to other buffets.
July 29, 2016|
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Response from gpflug | Reviewed this property |
Less than 10 minutes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 558 W Base St, Madison, FL 32340-2062
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 850-973-6400
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