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Butter Churn

1275 Highway 35 Byp, Aransas Pass, TX 78336-6342
+1 361-758-2300
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“fried chicken” (18 reviews)
“steak” (16 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1275 Highway 35 Byp, Aransas Pass, TX 78336-6342
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I are both handicap we ask to sit near the buffet the lady wanted to sit is way far back I was asked about my from drinks they came to table way to full waitress left the mess on table and threw...More

Thank teddie476
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A wonderful local buffet style restaurant where praise is given to the daily offering of food. Folks are friendly, food is exceptional; the variety of main and side dishes, salads, soups and deserts is mouth-watering. Highly recommend a visit, especially when you are hungry for...More

Thank Diveshack0674
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve ate at a lot of places in over 60 years of living. If I had one choice to make for a place to go out to eat........ Butter Churn has no equal. It has everything I love to eat and spiced perfectly. No other...More

Thank Tommy T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have not eaten at the new location and last ate at the one in Aransas Pass near the old downtown. Not bad for the money. I'd prefer Golden Corral for the money. It's not a bad selection overall though and it's nice they don't...More

Thank sthtxs
Reviewed 4 October 2017

My fiance and I ate here twice during a family vacation recently. We were seated immediately, and our server was friendly and attentive. The food was great! We enjoyed all the entrees and vegetables. The salad bar was fresh and the desserts were awesome! We...More

Thank MarieAmanda
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Always really crowded at lunch which I think is the only time they are open. Food is okay. The fried chicken is usually good. Mashed potatoes are instant. Salad bar is pretty good, lots of choices. If you are hungry it a good place because...More

Thank Driscoll O
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Great place if you're looking for down home country cooking. They have anything you can think of... fried fish, fried chicken, fried shrimp, broiled fish, chicken fried steak, ribs, wings, and alllllllll of the sides to go with. Excellent salad bar (which is actually my...More

Thank Shelbebear
Reviewed 13 August 2017

This place is pretty awesome. The food is always plentiful, various options on any given day...Don't go there on Monday because they are closed but other than that, there are 2 options of soup each day and each day is different. Their macaroni and cheese...More

Thank Jeanni G
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

We went there with our family and had a fantastic meal. All the servers we polite and waiting on the tables every few minutes to take plates and ask if you needed anything or to top off you drinks. The food was fresh and always...More

Thank Kirk B
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Many choices. Don't miss the banana pudding. Good service. Wednesday night is liver night. Fried fish and fried okra were tasty.

Thank kdk1965
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1275 Highway 35 Byp, Aransas Pass, TX 78336-6342
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Aransas Pass
  • Phone Number: +1 361-758-2300
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