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Fred's Southern Kitchen

1401 West Doctor Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard, Plant City, FL 33563-5027
+1 813-752-7763
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1401 West Doctor Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard, Plant City, FL 33563-5027
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was an unplanned dinner stop. Torrential rains hit I-4 during peak travel time and we decided to wait it out and get some dinner. Fred's was nearby and that's where we went. OMG, what a great find. We were seated promptly and our server...More

Thank OrlandoRick
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We eat here almost weekly. Excellent food for lunch or dinner! Nice clean atmosphere and great service every time.

Thank Peggy M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is great for the family. They serve all kinds of country food. They have great food and fast service. And in a good place to get in and out.

Thank Dwayne M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Service is always good and food is excellent. The ambiance is country but comfortable! The staff make you feel at home and treat you like you are family. If you walk away hungry it is your own fault as there is always plenty of food....More

Thank Rick O
Reviewed 1 week ago

The meals are always good, do try the Wedding cake for desert, it's sinful. I have never had a problem with service and usually the servers go the extra mile to make you comfortable.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'd never been here until today and it was great! True southern food: Fried chicken. Meat loaf. Fried green tomatoes. Mac and cheese. Biscuits. Okra. You name it! The place was packed when we visited for lunch, clearly a sign that it's a local favorite....More

Thank Ryan H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food, the risa were awesome. The service was a little slow but well worth it on a busy night out.

Thank Kevin K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good buffet--we like breakfast best. If you're going for lunch/dinner, don't miss sweet potatoes casserole and the mac &a cheese. Fried chickens great, too. They don't slack on the salt, so if you're a health type, go for the strawberry salad. Take out is also...More

Thank Betty M. M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I loved the adorable restaurant the staff where nice and very attentive. The buffet was so good best black eyed peas I have ever had . Great prices and wonderful atmosphere. A place I will definitely recommend and return to . Plus was very easy...More

Thank Claire B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went on Sunday afternoon and had to wait about 45 minutes, but it was totally worth the wait. Very southern, comfort foods. I don't usually eat vegetables unless they are cooked to perfection and these are. My grandma would be so proud. Don't forget...More

Thank Melissa N
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Questions & Answers
13 July 2017|
Response from Rkstep | Reviewed this property |
Maybe, i have never been too concerned with what entree would be served. The vegetable varieties are what brings me back!!!
2 June 2017|
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Response from joestro | Reviewed this property |
well the lunch meat is usually yesterdays smoked meat , so the dinner meal would probably be the best.and Saturday would probably be your best bet.they may not BBQ on Sunday and is usually a day were restaurants try to get... More
Mary M
20 March 2017|
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Response from FredsMarket | Property representative |
Hello Mary, Do to popular request, we added a few menu options for your appetite. While many of our guests prefer the all you can eat option, we also offer a discounted Blue Plate Special, One Trip (One trip through Salad... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1401 West Doctor Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard, Plant City, FL 33563-5027
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Plant City
  • Phone Number: +1 813-752-7763
Fred's Market Restaurant serves up a special taste of farm-to-plate freshness, on our MarketTableTM. Our food is slowly cooked in a natural and unprocessed way, served in a cozy atmosphere full of warmth and fun. We don't compromise on quality or character whether it's the ingredients in our dishes or the attitudes of our people. It's southern comfort that's pure and hearty all the way to the core and it's all found at Fred's Market Restaurant.
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