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Ole Times Country Buffet

1193 N Saint Augustine Rd, Valdosta, GA 31601-8409
+1 229-253-1600
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fried chicken” (29 reviews)
“pigs feet” (2 reviews)
Closes in 18 min
10:30 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1193 N Saint Augustine Rd, Valdosta, GA 31601-8409
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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

If you like vegetables and good old southern fried chicken, then this is your place....plus they have all kinds of other vegetables and meats. Fresh salad bar and sweet tea. Southern cooking at its best....

1  Thank Ken C
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Lots of folks all eating at the same time. Lots of kids making noise. Noted some young children touching the food in the buffet. They could use a little more policing keep kids from handling the food. Few deserts of any value. Beverage extra. No...More

1  Thank ron4234
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Always stop on our way to Florida! Make sure our timing is right so we can stop for lunch. Always the best! Such a selection. Desserts are so fresh and deliouse.

1  Thank Margaret M
Reviewed 1 September 2017

The good news is that this buffet has a lot of variety of meats and vegetables, and the food is fresh. The bad news is that they are heavy handed with the salt in the vegetables and gravy. I could feel my heart rate pick...More

1  Thank SoozClues
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Well someone certainly stuck their foot in this places kitchen! The food was absolutely amazing and constantly being refreshed! They sure can handle a crowd and keep everyone fed! Attentive staff and obviously good working managers are on site! Chicken is delicious and the shrimp...More

Thank H20T
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Me and my family decided to try this Buffett as we were staying at the Hotel beside it and we are so glad we did. The price was reasonable for a family of 8 at $63 (we all got water). Price will vary depending on...More

Thank Anthony M
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Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Great food!! Waitress was nice ans friendly. Good country cooking. Felt like big mama was in the kitchen cooking 😄

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 21 July 2017

We enjoyed our dinner here, they have delicious down home southern cooking and the SWEET TEA is AMAZING!!!!

Thank 334reneeh
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

We are accustomed to Old Times and their consistently delicious buffet, but I would hesitate to visit this location on a Sunday again. We were traveling and thought if we waited til around 3:00 the rush would be over. The food was replenished at a...More

Thank Michelle W
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Best country/soul food in the state. Don't pass Valdosta exit 18 without a pig...ehhhh...pit stop here. The fried items are great, but the locals know the fresh vegetables (greens, creamed corn, white acre peas, okra, etc) are the true gem of South Georgia cuisine. Oh,...More

Thank John S
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30 November 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from SweetLuci | Reviewed this property |
It's fat back or salt pork, sold in grocery stores. Then it's deep fried until crisp.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
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: 1193 N Saint Augustine Rd, Valdosta, GA 31601-8409
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Valdosta
  • Phone Number: +1 229-253-1600
  • E-mail
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