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Hometown Buffet

636 Lancaster Dr NE, Salem, OR 97301-4732
+1 503-585-8163
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  • Excellent6%
  • Very good51%
  • Average17%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible13%
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“meatloaf” (3 reviews)
“salad” (4 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 8:30 PMAll hours
636 Lancaster Dr NE, Salem, OR 97301-4732
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Prices are very good for what you get. We ate on the senior rate for lunch. This buffet has it all! So many choices of salads, fish, meat, taco bar, soups and many many choices of different dessert items - WOW! The restaurant is large...More

Thank Christine W
Reviewed 16 August 2017

The service and the crew are all hard working and try to meet your every need, that's the positive, my latest visit will be my last. A trip to the Doctor confirmed that.

Thank ricky827
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

The HomeTown Buffet has very good food and friendly staff. It has different main courses depending on the day of the week. The salad bar has a great selection of things and dressings. The food is cooked well and they kerp up with putting fresh...More

Thank G9428TXgeorged
Reviewed 24 July 2017

One Sunday morning it was not busy and I asked the lady doing eggs to order to fix me eggs as she would do them for herself. She got fresh mushrooms and fresh chives from the salad bar. She put in othe ringredients for flavoring...More

Thank thecraftedcow
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Pricey for two, drinks are extra, which brought the cost to $15 each. Food was good. Service was poor. Good with coupons and young children, otherwise, a sot down restaurant is a better value.

Thank Wes3rd
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Went in Thursday night, no crowd, but they were out of the brisket that was advertised. They said they would be out with ham instead, 30 minutes later, still no Ham! Turkey was a deli breast warmed up. All in all, a miserable Night for...More

Thank michaeld452015
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We travel about 50 miles round trip to go to Home Town Buffet in Salem, Oregon. It is certainly worth it! We find that the food served is fresh and always good. Very seldom do we find something that we don't care for, their meat...More

Thank Randy R
Reviewed 29 April 2017

We went because we have kids and they were hungry so going to a buffet is great because there is no wait for food. I thought it was over price then they charge an extra $2.50 for a drink. After we were there for 5...More

Thank Mom2azoo
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Buffets are a crap shoot. Quality can be all over the place. The goal is to provide a lot of food for a low price. There are many corners that can be cut in this category, however, in my opinion, this Hometown Buffet has nailed...More

Thank lyonj
Reviewed 4 November 2016

my husband and i go there when we are in salem, we have never had any problems with the food, except today the chicken was rather dry,, i exspect its because it sits under the heat lamps, other than that we love going there ,its...More

Thank jesse1Bandon_Or_
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 636 Lancaster Dr NE, Salem, OR 97301-4732
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 503-585-8163
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