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Johnboy's Home Cooking

3050 Canton Rd, Marietta, GA 30066-3811
+1 770-422-6747
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good46%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“peach cobbler” (5 reviews)
“catfish” (6 reviews)
“hush puppies” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly
3050 Canton Rd, Marietta, GA 30066-3811
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went on Friday. They usually have pretty good fish. This time the catfish on the bone was outstanding!! Small and cooked just right!! They had the best hush puppies too!! The fried chicken is pretty good but if you like breast, it is hard...More

Thank FishnotFishy
Reviewed 15 November 2017

A very nice selection of excellent food at a very reasonable price. Everything is properly seasoned and very tasty Friendly servers. . It's always crowded. I go here whenever I'm in the Marietta area. I love it!

Thank JimmyConner
Reviewed 29 October 2017

We're in USA on holiday and we simply love their food. The place is usually filled with Senior Citizens and I'm guessing it's because their food is mainly little to no oil. It's a very healthy version of Golden Corral, the salt isn't too much...More

1  Thank Stellar689
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Good alternative to fast food if you are in the area. It is by far not a Golden Corral, but has a fairly decent selection for the price

Thank Idbehappy2
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We had friends from out of state craving good southern cooking. They were thrilled. The fried chicken was great. We enjoyed most everything on the buffet. The desserts needed improvement.

Thank Dawn M
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Very good variety all you can eat for $8.50 per plate including peach cobbler. What a great deal. Love this family style country cooking.

Thank Sam L
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

I eat here occasionally and enjoy the food and service every time. I go on Friday because they have whole catfish, plus 2 other types of fish. Their fried chicken is the best. Plenty of vegetables to choose from along with steamed rice and mashed...More

Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Johnboy's is a restaurant pretending to be country cooking but it does not quite make the cut. It is all you can eat for those with an appetite for average food.

Thank GaryHuff
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Have been eating at this restaurant for over 5 years and enjoyed every visit. They have different special items each day along with the regular. Food is always hot and very tasty. You can look at their menu on line. Would recommend.

Thank Bob L
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The best home cooked food in Marietta. Space is tight and cramped. They could use a better "waiting area". But it's worth it all. Everyone is like family.

Thank tsbzmom
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Buffet
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3050 Canton Rd, Marietta, GA 30066-3811
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Marietta
  • Phone Number: +1 770-422-6747
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