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12204 S Apopka Vineland Rd, Orlando, FL 32836-6803
+1 407-239-5416
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07:00 - 23:00
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Charleston, South Carolina
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239 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Breakfast buffet looked okay - but upon taste - it was not - took advantage of freshly made pancakes and eggs which were very good - but for $10 - a definite disappointment. Floors of restaurant were very sticky and you could almost see the dirt; mentioned it to another server and she said - "yeah - we know". Our... More 

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Virginia
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167 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We don't usually go 'off property' but thought of an all-you-can-eat breakfast when we were starving sounded like a good idea. We waited 25 minutes. While we were there, the chef in the back quit. Like BIG TIME quit. He was swearing and throwing things. It was quite exciting. The kids loved it. But it doesn't make for the best... More 

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Thank Lori F
new london ohio
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78 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017

Husband ordered breakfast, potatos cold, over easy eggs already broke, brought toast 5 min. Before food, so cold before breakfast arrived, but butter never melted on toast anyway. Three pieces of dry old chicken when i srrived, two of the same when i left. Fish totally old and cold. Only thing brought out fresh was mash potatoes and gravy. After... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Whilst traveling through Tennessee a few weeks ago, I came across 'Shoney's' and gave it a go- fantastic! So when I saw it in Orlando, I was super excited! Even though it's not a fancy restaurant, the food and service is great! Whether you order off the menu or decide on one of their buffets, you are sure to have... More 

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Thank alycat5883
Hartford, Connecticut
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71 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

Great breakfast food for families. They even had someone in the restaurant making mouse themed balloon animals.

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Thank Robert D
Sunderland
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

Food is pretty much the standard burger and chips unless you eat from the buffet, not bad but nothing to get excited over, one thing I didn't particularly like was one of the staff members who was a BIG girl couldn't walk past the buffet without picking at something, even worse she was just using her fingers. If she concentrated... More 

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Sarasota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

We are here after a park one night. We had the buffet. It's not a huge buffet but the food was hot and it was quick. It's just average in taste and quality but that's what I expect from a buffet. You can also order off the menu but we didn't.

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Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania, United States
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57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

I love breakfast, especially after running a 1/2 marathon. We stopped at Shoney's, I have never been here before and live out of town. It looked decent, breakfasty and such. I was surprised at how limited their breakfast menu actually was- like very limited. So, the obvious choice was the breakfast buffet. I choose the fresh fruit, scrambled eggs, bacon,... More 

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Thank Tracy M
Finksburg, Maryland
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60 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

We stopped in for breakfast and wound up getting the breakfast buffet. The food was good and they kept it full. The service was not great. When you think that all the waiter had to do was check on our drinks and remove our empty plates, he was slacking. We had to search for him to get a coffee refill... More 

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

It had been years since I was at a Shoney's. Now, I remember why. The staff was friendly and nice, but definitely not excited to be there. They moved like robots. I had the buffet for breakfast. The bacon was "extra crispy" (over cooked with no flavor left). The scrambled eggs were OK, as was most of the fruit, melon,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 23:00
Saturday
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12204 S Apopka Vineland Rd, Orlando, FL 32836-6803
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
  • Phone Number: +1 407-239-5416

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?