We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Ole Times Country Buffet

€€ - €€€
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
1343 Gray Hwy, Macon, GA 31211-1903
4787431602
Website
Today
10:30 - 20:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Wed 10:30 - 20:00
Thu - Sat 10:30 - 21:30
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

46 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 46: English reviews
Kernersville, North Carolina, Usa
Level Contributor
64 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

As a buffet goes, the variety is less than what I would normally expect. But they definitely made up for it the taste of the food. It looks like they worked diligently to make sure that the food was fresh and hot. It would've been nice to have more choices in the meat department – but again, what was there... More 

Helpful?
Thank Bob B
Monterey, Tennessee
Level Contributor
25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Im gonna tell ya. Ifn you wanna eat Southern this here wood be the place. Okra,beans,pork,beef, chicken, biscuits. This has got to be a stop on the way to Florida. Make it you r stop supper spend the nite close by

Helpful?
Thank gary m
Livermore, Colorado
Level Contributor
1,211 reviews
580 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 211 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I like to splurge once in a while, this offered so much variety, but you must realize. you are eating Southern Cooking, so lots of fried, gravy and goooood food

Helpful?
Thank M Richard M
Macon, Ga
Level Contributor
124 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped by on the way back from Eatonton to get a late lunch for my wife and i. Two little chicken legs, two small pieces of fish a couple of vegetables and two scoops of peach cobbler. The veggies were alittle to be desired. Came to over $15 .

Helpful?
Thank Gagolfer6
Monroe, Georgia
Level Contributor
92 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a business trip, I convinced a couple of co-workers to give this restaurant a try (based on my experience with other locations. What a great choice. The salad bar was filled with a variety of fresh salads. The meat selections were too numerous to describe. I did good- and avoided the dessert bar altogether, but what I saw of... More 

Helpful?
Thank Hubert B
Orlando, Florida
Level Contributor
246 reviews
217 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017

This restaurant has real down-home country cooking. Green beans and corn, sausage, pork, mac and cheese, fried shrimp, etc. Don't expect seafood restaurant quality food though, it is more the style of "slightly salty and highly fatty" food...but yummy. With a reasonable price of around $11 or so per person, it was a great deal!

Helpful?
Thank Orlandogal307
Macon, Georgia, United States
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Oh, my goodness! We came here on a whim and it was the perfect place to go when you don't know what you want. Stack, fish, shrimp, pork, REAL mashed potatoes, amazing mac and cheese, green beans, collards, fruit, salad...You name it, it's there. Oh...And the desserts! Just so good. Go. Just go. You will be glad you did.

Helpful?
Thank Sharon C
Tennille, Georgia
Level Contributor
11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

My family and I have visited the Ole Times a handful of times, and it is always delicious! The variety of food on the many buffets is vast; there's something for everyone! The restaurant is HUGE, so you can still get a bit of privacy and time with your own family in this always-bustling restaurant. The service and atmosphere are... More 

Helpful?
Thank charisandrews
Milledgeville, Georgia
Level Contributor
322 reviews
280 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

The wide selection of food available at Ole Times is vast. The food is consistently delicious. They do an excellent job of keeping the buffet stocked with fresh food. The server did a good job of checking on us. No one should ever go away hungry or dissatisfied.

Helpful?
Thank iluvkuntry
Lizella, Georgia
Level Contributor
62 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

This buffet has EVERY food I love. The mashed potatoes are real not powdered. The cream corn is awesome. Chicken fried just like I like it. There was NOTHING I didn't like about the food.

Helpful?
Thank bippik

Travellers who viewed Ole Times Country Buffet also viewed

 

Been to Ole Times Country Buffet? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 20:00
Monday
10:30 - 20:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 20:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 20:00
Thursday
10:30 - 21:30
Friday
10:30 - 21:30
Saturday
10:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1343 Gray Hwy, Macon, GA 31211-1903
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Macon
  • Phone Number: 4787431602

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Ole Times Country Buffet and other visitors
3 questions
Ask a question
9 months ago

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from Ole Times Country Buffet staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?