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Buckner's Family Restaurant

1168 Bucksnort Rd, Jackson, GA 30233-6009
+1 770-775-6150
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“peach cobbler” (76 reviews)
“cornbread” (28 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
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1168 Bucksnort Rd, Jackson, GA 30233-6009
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I enjoyed sitting at the round tables where you turn the middle to help yourself to the food. There was another couple sitting at the same table as us, but it was fun talking to them too. The food was good and no menu ordering.

Thank KellyShyan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can request that your party sit alone but if they are busy, you will be sitting with strangers. They have lazy susans in the center and have a small portion of each item on the menu. You can request more, if you wish. The...More

Thank Karen D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food is amazing. Their fried chicken is delicious, always hot and fresh. The 4/5 times I've been here, it's been delicious every time.

Thank Julie B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food here is amazing. It is fresh and the quality is better than what you would get if you went to a Golden Corral or Ryan's. The price is a little high, but you do get what you pay for.

Thank williamkV9538OZ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had heard good things about Buckner's, but I was really disappointed in the food. The corn tasted canned, the potatoes were definitely canned, the BBQ had precious little sauce and the cobbler was way too sweet. The chicken consisted of hard to recognize little...More

Thank Rick H
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Thankfully I don't live too far from Buckners (or maybe that is a bad thing for my waistline!), and never had a bad meal. Fried Chicken is hands down the best. Took a friend here that was visiting, and he said it is the #1...More

Thank sugabutt
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We always make this the first place we go to when we get to Georgia! We have been going there for almost 30 years! We had friends introduce us to Buckner's back in the 80's & were hooked from that time on! The Buckner Family...More

Thank mylove4hawaii
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

I have heard of this place for months so I decided to drive out of my way to eat here. I sure was glad I did. The staff treats you like you are family. The family style food is amazing. They have the best fried...More

Thank Rob J
Reviewed 6 April 2017

This is one of my favorite places to eat. we live an hour and a half away and we go ever chance we get!!! The fried chicken is the best ever!

Thank cyndi267
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Family style the best way. Every dish​of food is delicious and you never go away hungry! You won't regret stopping g at Buckners! Only open on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.

Thank Dottie624
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What is the cost of the meal?
11 March 2015|
Response from Sandi C | Reviewed this property |
today- thursday 9/8/16 seniors $11.50 non-seniors $14.50 I believe fri-sun the price is more but I'm not sure. closed Mon-Wed
What is the cost of the meal
11 March 2015|
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Response from onesawb | Reviewed this property |
I believe the adult menu price is $16 dollars, seniors over 60 is $15.00, children are less but I'm not sure how much.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1168 Bucksnort Rd, Jackson, GA 30233-6009
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Jackson
  • Phone Number: +1 770-775-6150
  • E-mail
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