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Ole Times Country Buffet

2469 W US Highway 90, Lake City, FL 32055-4738
+1 386-752-1670
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“fried chicken” (29 reviews)
“field peas” (3 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
2469 W US Highway 90, Lake City, FL 32055-4738
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We stopped here because we wanted some country cooking. Oh my holy heck the food was soooo good. They had three kinds of peas, two kinds of greens. Vegetables galore - you didn’t even need the meat they offered on the buffet. This was some...More

Thank bardaisy
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

The food was decent....but not as good as Golden Corral. The price was a wee bit less than GC. Not as much variety. So I am not sure it was worth the trip from FWB to the ever polluted with tourists Destin to eat. AND.......More

Thank Bob J
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

We stopped here because we know we wanted to get our food quickly but didn't want fast food. We were pleasantly surprised by how delicious the food was!! Who knew steak on a buffet cooked be cooked perfectly tender and juicy?! Mashed potatoes were REAL...More

2  Thank Lori L
Reviewed 6 March 2018

We stopped by this location for lunch on our way home from St. Leo, FL. As usual the food was delightful. The field peas tasted just like they had come from he garden, add in boiled okra to top them off and they were really...More

1  Thank JiamesB
Reviewed 18 February 2018

Hubby's co-worker recommended this place. The place had a good crowd when we got there but we quickly paid and found a table. Waitress brought our drinks to the table while we were getting our plates. A very large variety of food, lots of meats...More

1  Thank Phyllis M
Reviewed 11 February 2018

Just minutes off I-75, we stumbled upon this buffet one Saturday traveling home. We didn't realize they came as far south as Lake City. We had known them from being all over Georgia and went to the Valdosta location. It is a wonderful home cooked...More

1  Thank ginniedroz
Reviewed 6 February 2018

Recommended by another food owner to try to their fried chicken. It is tasty but rather salty. Prefer they fried pork chops instead. It is thin and juicy. Must try! The collard and mustard greens are also cooked well. The biscuits are delicious. Most food...More

1  Thank PopetteMidi
Reviewed 12 December 2017

I had Fried Chicken, fried okra, Collard Greens, Mashed Potatoes and 2 pieces of fried fish. I had a piece of cherry pie and 1/2 cinnamon roll. My husband had hamburger steak with gravy, lima beans, fried Rib, Kilbasa Sausage and for desert a bowl...More

Thank Margo D
Reviewed 1 December 2017

We go by Lake City many times a year and have always stopped at this location to date lunch. For some reason this stop just was not up to their usual taste of foods! Maybe it was because it was 1:45PM but we have eaten...More

Thank JiamesB
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Group of us came here. Food very fried overdone. We would not recommend it to travelers. Would not come again. There are many other chain restaurants on same road.

Thank Margie M
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Carmen N
3 July 2017|
Response from JiamesB | Reviewed this property |
I do not remember but less than $10 plus drink and taxes. Dinner about $3 higher. Best food you will eat.at any price.
Elvin G
24 November 2016|
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Response from scalpmnoles | Reviewed this property |
i really dont know but the buffet price is 11.00or a lil more on weekend 12.99 . the food is great home cook food
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
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: 2469 W US Highway 90, Lake City, FL 32055-4738
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Lake City
  • Phone Number: +1 386-752-1670
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