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Fried Tomato Buffet

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26035 Main St, Ardmore, TN 38449-3197
+1 931-427-4950
Today
10:30 - 20:30
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Hours:
Sun 07:00 - 15:00
Mon - Fri 10:30 - 20:30
Sat 07:00 - 20:30
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Athens, Alabama
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent variety of foods, salad and desserts; fried chicken and the chicken livers are some of the best I have ate. Only negative (but, it's not going to keep me from going back again and again) is I wish it were cleaner.

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Thank David R
TN
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Pretty good down to earth fill-up station. If you are looking for a place with southern choices, and your sweet tea to stay full, chow down here.

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Thank Tennesseean
Fort Worth, Texas
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195 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Large breakfast buffet with great selection. Food was very good and kept hot and clean. Friendly servers kept the coffee full, and made us feel welcome

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Thank TexasLuv2Golf
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25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

The staff is always friendly. The is plentiful and hot with several choices on the buffet. Prices are reasonable for the area. There is always multiple meats to choose from and a small salad bar. Good place to fill up and head back out on the road.

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Thank Eric M
Elkmont, Alabama
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Exit I-65 to the east in to Ardmore, the short distance is well worth it. We frequent the Buffet, mostly on Sunday after church

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Thank Pete S
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

We had driven to Admore to check out the famous Dog Days flea market, which was closed for some strange reason that Saturday. We drove on into town looking for a bite and found this cute little place. It is little country "Meat and three" as we call it in the Mid-south. The buffet looked good for 4 adults and... More 

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Thank Tina A
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

We were searching for somewhere to eat breakfast and just happened to pass by Fried Tomato Buffet. We were not disappointed!

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Thank Rrduty
Huntsville, Alabama
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58 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

My wife and I were on our way to Cave City, KY from Huntsville, AL and passed through Ardmore, TN. We were starving having not had breakfast and it was 11:30 AM. My wife looked up and saw the sign "Fried Tomato Buffet". I turned around and pulled in. The building is very simple without a lot of fanciness but... More 

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Thank William B
Ardmore, Tennessee, United States
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016

Fried Green Tomatoes on the buffet every night. Good prices but the staff is so friendly. Great fried chicken, catfish, and much more. If you are hungry and need a buffet, its worth the few miles off Interstate 65 to come to Ardmore and eat Southern ...Sweet tea is the bomb.

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Thank Paulette M
Murfreesboro, Tennessee
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96 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

This was a delicious surprise. The staff was friendly and efficient....but the food is the star here. If you are looking for good, home-cooked, southern, country cooking.....stop here! This buffet left very little off....on this Wednesday (50+ yrs old discount day=$6.50) there was a full salad bar including several mixed salads (ex: cole slaw, corn and onion, macaroni salad). The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 15:00
Monday
10:30 - 20:30
Tuesday
10:30 - 20:30
Wednesday
10:30 - 20:30
Thursday
10:30 - 20:30
Friday
10:30 - 20:30
Saturday
07:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26035 Main St, Ardmore, TN 38449-3197
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Ardmore
  • Phone Number: +1 931-427-4950

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?