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Buck Horn Family Restaurant

153 Wiggins Rd, Candler, NC 28715-8802
+1 828-665-3811
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good33%
  • Average25%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
22 Aug 2016
“Great Food”
8 May 2015
“Great Food ”
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153 Wiggins Rd, Candler, NC 28715-8802
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Reviewed 22 August 2016

When pulling a travel trailer, it's not always easy to find a good place to stop for lunch. This was a good choice. I had the soup and salad bar. The soup was the taco 3 bean and it was delicious. The salad bar was...More

Thank purplemoon4
Reviewed 8 May 2015 via mobile

Truck drivers stopped after delivery for breakfast. Chopped steak and eggs for hubby and big bowl of oatmeal for me. Only disappointment was no fruit option, just cranberries and raisins but it was large and delicious. Service great. Lots of selection. Just need some fresh...More

Thank Howeller63
Reviewed 21 February 2015 via mobile

We are taking a road trip and first stop to California is candler, NC. Looked on trip advisor for restaurants and found good reviews about this restaurant. Very clean and had stay fit menu options. I had the shrimp stir fry and my boyfriend had...More

Thank Suplover
Reviewed 27 December 2014 via mobile

We love this restaurant....the staff is friendly...the food is amazing...we love to sit and relax and have coffee...

Thank L G
Reviewed 10 December 2014

Arriving it is what you would think, a truck stop restaurant; however, this place distinguishes itself with their staff and service. Everyone is friendly, from management all the way down to the service staff. The food was great! I enjoyed eating here because the people...More

Thank michaelwhite3268
Reviewed 16 August 2014 via mobile

I found that the salad bar had a good selection of veggies, pasta salads, and fruits. The main course was lacking flavor and seemed to be "warmed up".

1  Thank SabrinaML79
Reviewed 19 July 2014

I loved everything, sweet lady waited on us. I ask for something to be a little different from the menu and told her I was sorry to be picky. She replied that is one of the easiest request we have received, so nice. Drink glasses...More

Thank kthomas14
Reviewed 11 May 2014

Four senior travelers: Service was great, servers were very friendly, food was really excellent. We were in the area for less than 24 hours and ate two meals there!!!

1  Thank ytbTRAVELbyNorthstar
Reviewed 23 April 2014

Appreciated the fresh offerings at the soup/salad bar. One of the drivers at our table had the Ham & Scalloped Potato entree that he said was every bit as good as it looked. Vanessa our waitress was attentive without hovering over us & kept all...More

Reviewed 23 June 2013

I think orionrebel21's review of this restaurant hit the nail on the head. First, let me say that the picture shown here is NOT the place we ate at--it is a TA Country Pride restaurant that when you come in says it is the Buck...More

1  Thank Bob S
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Breakfast, Lunch
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  • Address: 153 Wiggins Rd, Candler, NC 28715-8802
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Candler
  • Phone Number: +1 828-665-3811
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