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“Mom and Pop place”

Front Porch Southern Dining & Catering
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Groups
Dining options: Outdoor Seating
Description: Tuesday thru Thursday Lunch: 11am - 3pm. Friday thru Saturday Lunch: 11am - 4pm Dinner 4pm - 8pm Sunday: Dinner: 11am - 4pm Lunch: One meat & three sides Dinner: Two meats & four sides - All you can eat - served family style!Lunch & Dinner include Ice Tea & Dessert Lunch - $8.50 Per person $4.25 Ages 6 - 12Kids 5 and under eat free! Lunch Delivery from 11am to 2pm (limited delivery area) $2.00 Delivery Fee Dinner - $16.50 Per person $8.25 Ages 6 - 12 Kids 5 and under eat free! Our porch is pet friendly!
Acworth, Georgia
Level 5 Contributor
64 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
“Mom and Pop place”
Reviewed 3 February 2014

We decided to eat here a few days after the crazy snow in Atlanta. Had some serious cabin fever and needed to get out! We were glad the roads were finally cleared. We arrived around 6pm and we were greeted warmly by one of the owners. It's a nifty place, the house is on the National Register of Historic places. The menu is updated on their facebook page daily so you can see what the proteins and sides are for the day. You choose 2 meats and 4 sides, all you can eat. It was ALOT of food. We had the fried chicken and breaded tilapia. The white meat was dry dry dry.. we asked for dark meat and it was very good, lots better. My husband and daughter enjoyed the fish (I'm allergic). We got mac & cheese, squash & onions, crowder peas and green fried tomatoes. The mac&cheese, was casserole style, very yummy. Cheesy but not salty at all. The yellow squash and onions were sauted..yum. Crowder peas were good. Fried green tomatoes, nice and crispy.. but I was missing a sauce or something to dip them in like at Mary Macs Tea room. Once we had our fill of dinner, dessert is included with a choice of Peach or Apple cobbler. Both were good, not the best I've had, but a nice finish. It's a neat little place, very homey and the nicest folks. Give it a try! Just make sure you have on elastic pants! Children 4 and under are free.

  • Visited January 2014
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Atlanta
Level 4 Contributor
38 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Like a visit at mee-maw's”
Reviewed 7 January 2014

My husband and I enjoy trying out new restaurants nearby, so we headed out for a Sunday dinner at the Front Porch in search of fried chicken. The restaurant is in a home built in the mid 1800's and I imagine we were eating in what used to be the parlor. You'll think you were visiting family as you get a friendly, folksy greeting at the front door. Meals are served family style, in that generous
"put some meat on those bones" way grandma would approve of. Southern classics are served here in abundance: fried chicken, meatloaf, pork chops, fried fish etc. along with numerous tempting side dishes like cornbread soufflé and crowder peas. Mashed potatoes come with a big slab of melted butter and God help me, gravy served in a gravy boat. Mm, mm, good. Don't forget to eat dessert (apple cobbler that day). After that feast, you'll need a nap on grandma's sofa...of, I mean, back home.

  • Visited January 2014
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St. John
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Xx”
Reviewed 28 December 2013 via mobile

Outstanding, food was excellent, arrived hot and delivered within five minutes of ordering. Will be going back to the Front Porch next trip to Kennesaw. Price was great.

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Atlanta, Georgia
Level 6 Contributor
129 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“Nice dining experience”
Reviewed 23 November 2013

We went on a cool Saturday afternoon with our family. I was quite impressed with the beautiful house and the warm and friendly staff. The food is quality Southern food with family dining. The veggies were fresh and the meat was wonderful. If you are in downtown Kennesaw, you must visit.

  • Visited October 2013
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Thank ohrhilly
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Taylorsville, Georgia
Level 3 Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Good food, excellent service”
Reviewed 9 November 2013

Everything was very good---- just need to remember to ask,, if you can order white meat chicken, if you don't care much for dark meat. But Still tasty and plentiful.

  • Visited November 2013
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Thank Bet
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