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Butter Churn

1275 Highway 35 Byp, Aransas Pass, TX 78336-6342
+1 361-758-2300
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“fried chicken” (19 reviews)
“brisket” (6 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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1275 Highway 35 Byp, Aransas Pass, TX 78336-6342
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place will not appeal to everyone, but how can you not like Grilled or fried Pork Chops, Fried Chicken, BBQ ribs, Steak, Chicken fried steak, Pulled Pork, Potatoes and Gravy, Okra, Sweet Corn, and Cornbread. This is classic southern food served in a help...More

Thank runner_one
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fresh salad greens, and all sorts of fixing - including peas and hard boiled eggs. Then there's the assortment of "bad" salads - crab (pasta) salad, slaw, etc. Everything was fresh and tasty. The main entrees included Salisbury Steak, King Ranch chicken, fried chicken, roasted...More

Thank Jovan M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always a great selection of home style cooking like grandma used to make. A must stop in place to eat whether you are visiting or you live here. Try it... you won’t be sorry.

Thank Sherry T
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Words cannot describe what awaits you ! Recipes great grandma used to cook ! Great staff ! Have to see it to believe it !

Thank 2perry777
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

We come to the coast twice a year and we always make sure to have at least one meal at Butter Churn. Yes, it's a buffet, but every thing is fresh and home cooked. There are at.least five or six meat choices and lots of...More

Thank Phil R
Reviewed 2 April 2018

But if you are looking for quantity, this is your place! Pricey for the quality of food you get but it is all you can eat. Cafeteria quality with very friendly service. You feel like family when you walk through the door. If you are...More

Thank TinaC643
Reviewed 5 March 2018

My husband and I came from MN to visit my sister and her husband. They took us to Butter Churn for dinner. I *told* my husband to go hungry and be prepared to have to ask the names of some of the dishes served because...More

Thank Linda F
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

This place is packed at lunchtime. Come early or late to get a seat. Always a good sign when you look around a parking lot to see working people’s trucks everywhere. Super salad bar. Homestyle mashed potatoes and veggies. Country fried steak, smoked bbq brisket,...More

Thank Sandra G
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Didnt know it had no menu , only buffet . $13 with water is high for a golden corral style with no steaks or shrimp. Rolls, chicken strips and Bread pudding are the only good things i had. Enough said about this place. Good luck...More

Thank Mike J
Reviewed 1 February 2018

Found this place by accident and glad we did. It is an American food buffet, and all food was fresh and tasty. This place is very popular because it is good home style food, as much as you want, and inexpensive. In fact, we noted...More

Thank John L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1275 Highway 35 Byp, Aransas Pass, TX 78336-6342
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Aransas Pass
  • Phone Number: +1 361-758-2300
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