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Casey Jones Village

56 Casey Jones Ln, Jackson, TN 38305-2481
+1 731-668-1223
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Tourist Trap

The food has gone downhill the past 30 years and prices are VERY high for this area. The original... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jim B
a great visit

We decided to take a weekend trip and based on a recommendation from a friend we choose Casey Jones... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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56 Casey Jones Ln, Jackson, TN 38305-2481
+1 731-668-1223
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The food has gone downhill the past 30 years and prices are VERY high for this area. The original owners sons have ruined it.

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to take a weekend trip and based on a recommendation from a friend we choose Casey Jones Village. We enjoyed the family atmosphere at the museum, restaurant, etc. The mac and cheese was tasty as was my wife's favorite mashed potatoes. My family...More

Thank bishopfamilytn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped for the night in Jackson,and decided to walk around the shops in the village and let the kids play the mini golf before completing the last leg of a 22 hour trip. Casey Jones Village is a joke. There was one shop (besides...More

Thank bjs1973
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food is never served hot anymore. Every time its been cool or cold. Wife won't even come back. It used to be very good.

Thank hdog2015
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Even though I read some not so good reviews of the buffet here, we wanted to see the museum and it was lunch time so we thought we would give it a try. Very happy we did. This is not gourmet by any stretch, just...More

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

I remember watching Casey Jones on the TV when I was a kid. Little did I know that one day, I’d be standing outside of the real Casey Jones’ house! This may be a tourist trap, but it is charming and is worth having a...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Off the interstate is Casey Jones village. Looks pretty authentic with lots of souvenier shops and restaurants. Also the Casey Jones Museum which is wel laid out and worth a look.

Thank janicejanroxy
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Nice buffet with lots of southern style food . Friendly employees. Store in front with candies and other knick knacks. Outdoors, an authentic Gulf Mobile and Ohio railroad passenger car. This restaurant, founded in 1965, may predate the Cracker Barrel, which is similar but not...More

Thank lcar4000
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Did I miss something here? I've heard folks rave about this buffet for yrs. First of all, the buffet price is ridiculous.. $18 with sweet tea.. Ouch!! Now, the money wouldn't be the deal breaker, if the food was any good. It's not. And not...More

1  Thank Beefseeker
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Walking on the wooden floors takes me back to good times. The buffet at Casey Jones restaurant...takes me back to eating at grandmas house. Friendly faces, southern hospitality.....much needed in these times....and they serve it up here, very nicely. Good food, nice folks. Come on...More

Thank Steve L
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28 September 2016|
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Response from Sgrplm06 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry so late but Yes Casey Jones is buffet only.
nita h
21 February 2015|
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Response from Patti S | Reviewed this property |
When we visited the museum had a small entrance fee but I cannot verify what they are today. This is a very nice attraction in a small rural city - please enjoy.