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306 W Main St, Buford, GA 30518-3041
+1 678-765-7518
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lumpia” (19 reviews)
“sandwich” (50 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
306 W Main St, Buford, GA 30518-3041
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was taken here to celebrate my birthday by my daughter and son-in-law and we had a blast. We got here relatively early and still had to wait possibly 25 minutes, so plan to wait if you like to dine at 6pm or later. The...More

Thank Hank G
Reviewed March 22, 2018

Never disappointing. Quick service. Friendly staff. Always pleased with each meal ordered. Reasonable!!

Thank Dennis M
Reviewed March 13, 2018 via mobile

Was just in area and decided to try Rico’s , so glad we did! It was fantastic. Fried green tomatoes were delicious! Crab cakes were equally great! Fried habanero chicken was crispy with just a hint of spicy ,it was served w a crazy man...More

Thank Marsha41
Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

Great food! Old gas station remodeled. Quaint spot. Varied selection of dishes. Also great desserts.

Thank Karla F
Reviewed March 9, 2018

Rico's was very good! We tried the Chicarrones, Chicken Cuban, Royal Rooster, Mojo Pork, and one of the specials - a pepper stuffed with seafood, including juicy lobster. My favorite was the Chicken Cuban, it was so good! The only problem was the service -...More

Thank Brenda C
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

The food was very good! There was a small wait but not too bad. The hash brown casserole was wonderful.

Thank Jane B
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

We have eaten here numerous times and have never had a bad meal! The Lumpia and Fried Green Tomato’s are amazing! Great lunch specials but the Apricot Ham & Brie sandwich is the best (Chicken Cuban and Mojo Pork are good too)! Good service... neat...More

Thank ScottandJamy
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Been there for dinner on a weekday. Service was good and staff is friendly. We got crab cakes and fried green tomatoes as starters and it was great. Prawn sandwich is also really good. Worth to stop by.

Thank edubimonte
Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

We usually eat here once a month, We have been in Gwinnett for many many years, This is by far our local favorite! The daily specials are always spectacular! I have message for the staff and owner, Don’t change a thing, Just do what you...More

Thank Keith M
Reviewed February 6, 2018

Looking at the outside, you would probably drive by. DON'T! Struggle to find a parking place, but get in there. The food was great. Unique, tasty. Service was timely. Everyone friendly. Truly, the food...YUM!

Thank NitaVacationNow
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October 5, 2015|
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Response from Divegirl73 | Reviewed this property |
It is not ideal and it is loud in the restaurant! I do not think they have a separate private dining area....HOWEVER the food is soooo good!!!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 306 W Main St, Buford, GA 30518-3041
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Buford
  • Phone Number: +1 678-765-7518
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