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Lupton's Catering & Restaurant

5299 E Busch Blvd, Tampa, FL 33617-5403
+1 813-985-6963
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good28%
  • Average21%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible4%
25 Aug 2017
“Good food, No A/C”
17 Aug 2017
“Once in a liftime experience...you'll never return”
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American, Barbecue
5299 E Busch Blvd, Tampa, FL 33617-5403
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Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

The sides are very good. The Southern beans, turnip greens, homemade mashed potatoes, cooked cabbage, and white beans are just a few of the sides on the buffet. The main dishes are: BBQ ribs, grilled and fried chicken, sliced turkey. They also have a salad...More

Thank luv2travel33549
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Ignore the dated and really old decor although it makes you wonder about the cleanliness, or lack there of. The food leaves a lot to be desired. Most of it was overcooked mush with the exception of the fried chicken which was passable. Salad Bar...More

Thank watsonc49201
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

We read the previous reviews on Luptons & I'm here to set the record straight! AWESOME FOOD! Dont let the outside fool you. It's not five star for it's appearance but the food was amazing. The inside is quaint & vintage. Hanging planes from the...More

Thank Carrie H
Reviewed 4 May 2017

I figure you've read some of the other reviewers comments about Lupton's regarding the outside appearance or possibly the inside, too. You can bet this is not a shiny new deco glass building. A little worn, maybe like your favorite old pair of shoes? Inside...More

Thank JBVette74
Reviewed 20 September 2016

After reading their online reviews we had to try Lupton's. The outside doesn't look like much, and the inside is a bit of a throw-back to the 1950's-60's Mom & Pop style and has radio-controlled airplanes hanging from the ceiling and several TV's positioned around...More

Thank BelievelandTraveler
Reviewed 12 September 2016

I was told about this place by a friend of mine who really like to eat. First let me say that if you just go by the outside, you probably won't come inside. And even after you come inside, if you look around you might...More

Thank Lucius G
Reviewed 11 September 2016

A lot of food to choose from at a reasonable price. Very tasty and you need to be rolled out the door.

3  Thank lorirleung
Reviewed 3 August 2016

We stumbled across this place by accident and man are we glad we did.. The buffet is absolutely A M A Z I N G... Ribs,chicken,greens,grits my god there is everything.. We will drive 2 hours each way just to eat here..The staff is as...More

Thank Billy M
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Where to start! There is something for everyone. 3 different types of chicken, ribs, Mac n cheese, greens, baked beans, tacos, salad bar and on Saturday and Sunday a smorgasbord for breakfast that is served until 2pm!! Perfect for those late starts after a great...More

Thank Paulette M
Reviewed 19 June 2016

If your looking for a great buffet on a budget, this is the place to go. The fried chicken, ribs, sliced beef along with the salad bar and breakfast items were awesome. If you enjoy sitting back and being able to eat as much as...More

1  Thank sungodTampa
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5299 E Busch Blvd, Tampa, FL 33617-5403
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-985-6963
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