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Southern Lunch Catering

26 S Railroad St, Lexington, NC 27292-3347
+1 336-248-5276
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“cornbread” (9 reviews)
“chicken pie” (8 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
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26 S Railroad St, Lexington, NC 27292-3347
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1 - 10 of 57 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Love this place. Cozy & warm. Mural on the wall of the old train station makes you go back in time with a fresh appeal. Wait staff is on the ball & you never have to ask for anything.

Thank sandkgarrett
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Breakfast was great. Food was excellent, served quickly, and huge portions, yet at a value price. This is a busy place and sometimes parking is difficult, but it's worth the hassle. This is a down-home restaurant that offers goodies like gravy biscuits and grits. Note...More

Thank Glenn K
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Was not near as good as other reviewers made them out to be. Service just average, food ok(not outstanding) don't particularly think sweet cornbread is southern, never have liked it. Mashed potatoes tasted like they came out a box. Was just not a great place...More

Thank tin42man
Reviewed 29 June 2017

great service......nice surroundings......friendly people....great food...I had tenderloin steak and gravy....my wife had chicken livers......very good experiance ..

Thank myron s
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We need the place was popular when we got there at 2:30 and it was pretty darn full of locals. Love all the side dishes available and the portions were great. My salmon was a little over cooked and had almost no seasoning and my...More

Thank Heather E
Reviewed 4 June 2017

This is simple southern home cooking at a place where the locals do like to eat. The food is always hot, fresh and good.

Thank Dennis M
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Got to the restaurant....crowded...waited over 30 minutes for food...no silverware...butterbeans were unrecognizable...i had to ask what they were...looked like gravy.. .just a really disappointing experience. I will not ever return...

Thank glenn c
Reviewed 4 May 2017

I used to love to go here. Good HOME cooked food, but they changed the real mashed potatoes to instant and one of the specials that they listed was actually a frozen piece of meat. UGH I now do not go there as much as...More

Thank Susan T
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Best local home cooked meals with sweet southern cornbread. Daily specials at a good price. The waitresses are fast and keep check with your table for refills. I love the chicken and dumplings. They serve a good breakfast too.

Thank Class_of_1974
Reviewed 4 December 2016

This place has been providing good, down-home Southern cooking since 1925 and you can tell it from the steady stream of locals cming and going. Whatever you want, if it's Southern, you can get it here -- pintos, pork chops, collards, corn bread, dumplings. Friendly...More

Thank Glenn K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
07:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 20:00
Thursday
07:00 - 20:00
Friday
07:00 - 20:00
Saturday
07:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 S Railroad St, Lexington, NC 27292-3347
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 336-248-5276
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