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Marvin's Family Restaurants

4130 Thornton Taylor Pkwy, Fayetteville, TN 37334-2662
+1 931-433-3101
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“fried chicken” (27 reviews)
“cobbler” (10 reviews)
“greens” (6 reviews)
10:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly
4130 Thornton Taylor Pkwy, Fayetteville, TN 37334-2662
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Reviewed 1 week ago

When I have friends come visit from out of town, I always take them to Marvin"s. The reaction is always the same. When folks see the buffet, they cannot believe the daily selection of meats, vegetables, and desserts....and everything really is delicious. Prices are as...More

Thank Harold W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love the great variety and tasty country food available at Marvins. It's so small town, down-home ... I love it!

Thank CountrygirlTennessee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you can't get full here something's wrong. Tons and tons of delicious veggies, a nice salad bar- chicken salad was excellent - great meats and fun desserts including ice cream. Great bang for your buck. Excellent service, especially for a buffet.

Thank cindyannsmith
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Food and service are both excellent never had a bad experience here... Friday night is seafood night... I don't like seafood but they always have plenty of other meat selections any day or night that you go

1  Thank Tammy P
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is not as clean in the eating area as I like it. The food could be better, I hate to give a bad report, but we were regulars until we saw the floors being dirty.

1  Thank smokymountsinmama
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Always a good experience at Marvin's. The staff is always friendly and helpful. There's always a pretty good size crowd, but there is plenty of seating, so no waiting for a table. The buffet is always good. Even my kids, who are pretty particular about...More

1  Thank Steve C
Reviewed 24 July 2017

My wife and I stopped there on Saturday and were pleasantly surprised. We are not buffet people so we ordered from the menu. The catfish was very good and not greasy. The Philly cheese steak was also quite good, not what you would expect from...More

Thank Loydu
Reviewed 19 July 2017

It's southern buffet all the way. three big counters of vegetables, meats, deserts, salads, breads, etc. If you can't find something you like, you are mighty picky! You can order off a menu too, but we didn't, so I don't know about that. The prices...More

1  Thank JClayHall
Reviewed 15 July 2017

always busy , sometime hard to get a table , tons of food , bland tasting , no seasonings used , sometimes slow service , restrooms always a mess , overpriced !!!!

Thank Daryl B
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Varying types of meats on different days, vegetables, salad items and desserts. Monday is buy one buffet get one for 1/2 price and Wednesday is senior day. Staff is very nice, atmosphere of restaurant is very spacious with plenty of seating. Recommend to anyone in...More

Thank newhopian45
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17 December 2016|
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Response from 1961lulu | Reviewed this property |
yes you can get the buffet to go.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4130 Thornton Taylor Pkwy, Fayetteville, TN 37334-2662
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Fayetteville
  • Phone Number: +1 931-433-3101
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