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Oil Lamp Restaurant

401 General Courtney Hodges Blvd, Perry, GA 31069-3205
+1 478-988-2643
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pies” (14 reviews)
“roast beef” (9 reviews)
“pecan pie” (7 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
401 General Courtney Hodges Blvd, Perry, GA 31069-3205
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Black-eyed peas, creamed corn and the pie was my favorite. Chicken and corn bread a bit dry. Salad delicious! Service great!

Thank Kathy G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was really good and tasted like it was made from scratch. You go down a small cafeteria line and make your selection. They didn't advertise and special (meat, two veggies, and bread for $X), so I think we were charged a la carte....More

Thank Phil B
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We ate here on a recommendation from lady at hotel- so glad we did. Just came in from a cruise and this was 200% better than anything we ate on ship. Everything fresh, huge selection, large portions, home made goodness. Great deserts as well. Everything...More

Thank Sun3girls
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Wonderful southern cooking. I enjoyed roast beef, rice, butter beans and zipper peas. Other family members enjoyed chichen tenders, mashed potatoes, mac & cheese and coconut pie. It was all very delicious.

Thank Cheryl L
Reviewed 17 August 2017

The shear number of cars in the parking lot at lunch tells you how relatively outstanding this little nook can be. Excellent selection of cooked meals that changes daily and is served cafeteria style. Smoked chicken and loaded mashed potatoes were out of this world!...More

Thank ObanSkye
Reviewed 16 August 2017

It was 96 outside with a heat index of 102 yesterday. Fortunately, it was cool and comfortable inside the Oil Lamp. A little pricey for a meat and three kinda place, but the ladies are super friendly, and the roast beef and gravy goes great...More

Thank James D
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Great food made from the best produce, you want be disappointed! Low key country food, a big variety with excellent staff.

1  Thank Jonathan G
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went to this restaurant after we had been on the road for weeks. We were so ready for some fresh vegetables. We were not disappointed! Great meals. We had the country fried steak and a number of different veggies. Everything was...More

Thank MimiBubba
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Great place to eat real home cooked meal. The roast beef, potatoes, and rice were awesome. The pies are always fresh. The ladies come around and keep your drinks full. I'll keep coming back to eat.

Thank robert p
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Very good place to enjoy a sit down meal. The fried chicken was very good - very little breading and moist inside. The sweet tea is what you would expect in the south. Our waitress made sure we had every thing we needed.

Thank kdbauder
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7 November 2016|
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Response from David M | Reviewed this property |
Only open Mon -Friday...
23 November 2015|
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Response from redundantecho | Reviewed this property |
I doubt it. Its a buffet & not much looks too healthy. Fried chicken, mac & cheese, etc.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$14
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 General Courtney Hodges Blvd, Perry, GA 31069-3205
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Perry
  • Phone Number: +1 478-988-2643
  • E-mail
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