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Minnie's Uptown

104 8th St, Columbus, GA 31901-2738
+1 706-322-2766
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“fried chicken” (47 reviews)
“cornbread” (14 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
104 8th St, Columbus, GA 31901-2738
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food in a unique dining location. Great home cooked meals at a great value. Great lunch spot while downtown Columbus.

Thank Freda0616
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

what a great way to celebrate the end of the work week, give every patron a free drumstick. delicious fried chicken is standard fare here and leads off this meat n 2 or 3 or 34 if you so desire. magnificent veggies, fried okra, rice...More

Thank Bbqman3341
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to give this place a try after reading some rave reviews on Trip Advisor. First off, it is crazy busy during lunch! Second, once you hit the door, you don't know which way is up if you are unfamiliar and have never been....More

Thank cainfamof5
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

What's not to love from Minnie's Uptown menu. Hmm there's so much to choose. And for a vegetarian guest (dine in or carry out) even a veggie plate is good. Their desserts never disappoints... yum-yum like heaven divine!

Thank G. C
Reviewed 19 June 2018

This place was recommended to me at the Columbus Visitors' Center (which was lovely, by the way, and I don't fault them for steering me to Minnie's). We were just driving through Columbus at lunchtime, and I asked for a locally owned, quintessentially Columbus restaurant....More

Thank lizntally
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Recommended by welcome center. Outstanding and immensely popular. Buffet-style. All southern home-style choices. Very reasonable.

Thank Frances T
Reviewed 11 June 2018

We ate there on a Tuesday. It was FREE chicken leg day. While in line and talking to locals, we were told that we were in for a treat. This is the favorite place for locals. It was true. Food was great. People were friendly....More

Thank Julia B J
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

The south done right! The minute you walk in, you're family. Good luck picking your favorite, because this place has made that impossible for me! What I had today blew me away. Fried chicken, potatoes and gravy THE WORLD'S BEST MAC AND CHEESE, and fried...More

Thank Heather M
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Don’t let the outside fool you. Cafeteria style home town southern cooking at its best. We had the fried chicken with two sides. The chicken had a thick yummy crust deep fried to a golden perfection. The turnip greens, green beans and baby Lima beans...More

Thank OmmaP
Reviewed 14 April 2018

Cafeteria Style, get your food and find your seat. Local place, DELICIOUS! Fried Chicken was a must! Mac and Cheese was also delicious. 9 people ate well and were happy!

Thank edgleasoniii
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26 January 2015|
Response from Isabella K | Reviewed this property |
They usually will post what they are serving that day on their Facebook page. Their food changes on a daily basis. If you search for "Minnie's Uptown Restaurant" it should pop up.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:45 AM - 2:30 PM
10:45 AM - 2:30 PM
10:45 AM - 2:30 PM
10:45 AM - 2:30 PM
10:45 AM - 2:30 PM
10:45 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 8th St, Columbus, GA 31901-2738
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Columbus
  • Phone Number: +1 706-322-2766
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