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Outer Limits Family Restaurant

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2970 Hwy 501 W, Conway, SC 29526
+1 843-365-4706
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Port Richey, Florida
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40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

This is a small place with a family style atmosphere. I believe it is mostly locals who visit here. The food was set up as a small buffet. Price with drink when I visited for lunch was $9 so it was reasonable for an all you can eat place. The banana pudding dessert was really good.

Thank DaveK1901
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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243 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

This place has delicious food!!! Buffet style!! Fried chicken, pork chops, beef stew, vegetables, biscuits, corn bread, and dessert. Inexpensive food if you are on a budget!!! Friendly service and they bring your table a pitcher of tea!!!! Great restaurant in Conway, South Carolina.

Thank CathyP1953
myrtle beach, sc
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

We've been driving by The Outer Limits for some time now, and finally had an opportunity to stop in for dinner. It was so good we went back the next week! It's not a large buffet, but they have daily specials, and the food was delicious--homemade, hot, and plenty of it. The employees were friendly and attentive, and I'd definitely... More 

Thank janmybeach
Conway, South Carolina
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

Supper last night after movie. This is a small family buffet restaurant. Don't judge it by size because the flavor is huge. Their fried chicken is the best I have tasted in a long time. You can eat to the bone and not be afraid of seeing any red from under cooking. I saw another review saying it wasn't for... More 

Thank scapwell71
South Carolina
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

If you are looking to experience some good Southern cooking visit this restaurant. Reasonably price for all you can eat, including drink and desserts. I'm especially fond of the Southern fried chicken.

Thank Inksllinger
Marion, South Carolina
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159 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016

I have driven past this location many times and have seen relatively full parking at lunch. Have always wondered what the food was like. My wife and I decided to give it a try and will certainly return. Some of the best fried chicken that I have ever tasted. Not a very large buffet, but everything on the buffet was... More 

1 Thank Stephen R
Conway, South Carolina
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016

the food either was to watery, tasted if out of a can, was to greasy or had NO flavor at all, the fatback had more flavor then anything and that I couldnt eat out of fear of breakin a tooth. Dinty Moore Stew is 100% better then theirs and the dessert? Graham cracker choc pudding was ok but couldnt even... More 

Thank Gypsy R
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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175 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016

We have past this place in our travels over the years but never when we were hungry. We came by at lunch one day and decided to stop in. They had a very large buffet of country cooking. We were greeted as we entered and showed us to our seat and directed us to the buffet. The food was good... More 

Thank Alan H
Conway, South Carolina
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2015

There was not one thing good about it. Will never go back. Worse restaurant ever! Do not recommend. Bad fried chicken, veggies out of a can, the desserts were so terrible. It was a total waste of money. The inside needs work..no atmosphere at all. Old and smelly.

Thank Beverly C
Johannesburg, South Africa
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40 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2014

A very disappointing experience. The food tasted ok. The meals were expensive. The only thing positive about the restaurant was the location. It had lots of space and kids could run around freely. The service was extremely poor. It took long for the food to arrive. And when it did, they forgot to prepare one person's meal. He only got... More 

5 Thank Hemz_SA

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2970 Hwy 501 W, Conway, SC 29526
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Conway
  • Phone Number: +1 843-365-4706

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?