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Abele's Family Restaurant

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2115 S Sterling St, Morganton, NC 28655-4003
+1 828-433-5400
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06:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Thu 06:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 06:00 - 00:00
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent home cooking! Wide variety offered. Plenty of food on the plates. Attentive waitress. We sat beside Floridian firefighters (during the western NC fires) and they even seemed to have been delightfully full when they finished their meal. Great atmosphere.

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Thank grandmakoch
Flagstaff, Arizona
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I decided to come here on Turkey Day, and even though I don't do buffet, needed to get myself some turkey and stuffing...and I was not the only one who thought this as the place was packed...the food was pretty good with fresh items coming out almost every ten minutes...the lines were extremely long but I decided long before I... More 

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Thank Michael G
Greensboro, North Carolina
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42 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant used to have a really good buffet, but those days are gone. Too bad as it used to be a great place to stop. Will never go again.

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Thank carib4me
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My mother and I had the Buffet Bar with everything and included liver and hamburger steak to go with it. It was Wonderful. We Love Eating at Abeles!

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Thank mcnichols
Greensboro, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Very nice and attentive server. Too many choices and variety of foods; we'll have to come back! I had ribs that were tender and sauce was perfect. Everyone in my party of 6 enjoyed their meal and was quite full. Good prices too.

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Thank Uncdentist
Mooresville
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

I am giving this review 4 stars because the food was good..BUT I felt it could have been cleaner, for example the rack of dirty dishes from the guys bussing tables was never moved the entire time, just left right in the dinning room entrance, the bathrooms were a mess with paper strewn all over the place. The service was... More 

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Thank pammy7
Raleigh, North Carolina
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

The decor of this place is great to just sit back and take in while eating. They have a vegetable bar and salad bar available as well as a FULL menu of items. The food is average but good.

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Thank _deborahkelly4962
Marion, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

I love eating here. The service and food is great. The breakfast buffet is my favorite. They also have the best cheesecakes.

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Thank hollifieldabc
Atlanta, GA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Here you order one meat from the menu and then do a large salad and vegetable buffet. My meat was over tenderized and seems like it had been treated with MSG. For whatever reason, I became slightly ill after eating here.

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Thank DUTCH_Van_Atlanta
Morganton, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Good food and reasonable prices. Service seemed lax but they were extremely busy and that could have come in play.

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Thank dannywarlick

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$14
Cuisine
American
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 23:00
Monday
06:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 23:00
Thursday
06:00 - 23:00
Friday
06:00 - 00:00
Saturday
06:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2115 S Sterling St, Morganton, NC 28655-4003
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Morganton
  • Phone Number: +1 828-433-5400
Description
*Serving Breakfast, Lunch, & Dinner *Breakfast Bar Daily Soup Salad & Fruit & Veggie Bar Daily *Full Breakfast Menu *Full Lunch & Dinner Menu *Burgers, Sandwiches, Seafood, Steaks, Chicken, Ribs & Much More *Homemade Desserts & Delicious Ice Cream Creations *Good Old Country Cooking *An Eclectic Decor With Nostalgia From The Last 50 Years *Banquet Room With Seating Up To 40 for Private Parties *Diner Counter with 8 Stools *Ice Cream Shop *Candy Store *Outdoor Patio

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