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Casey Jones Village

56 Casey Jones Ln, Jackson, TN 38305-2481
+1 731-668-1223
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Cool food, not in a good way.

Food is never served hot anymore. Every time its been cool or cold. Wife won't even come back. It... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
hdog2015
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Jackson, Tennessee
down to earth family restaurant

Even though I read some not so good reviews of the buffet here, we wanted to see the museum and it... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Karen M
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Park City
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good35%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Hours Today: 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
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56 Casey Jones Ln, Jackson, TN 38305-2481
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+1 731-668-1223
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Reviewed 5 days 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 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago 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 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed it here. Train buffs will enjoy it. I suspect lille kids would enjoy the Thomas stuff and the chance to ring the engine bell. If you are in Jackson I would drop in.

Thank Jamie B
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

My wife and I wanted a break and a light lunch while driving from Nashville to Memphis and the reviews were OK. The place is dreadful; the shop sells nothing but tourist tat, the museum was shut (it was a Sunday morning,) and the queues...More

1  Thank somersetbill
Reviewed 23 September 2017

We really enjoyed the museum and getting to walk around on the train. It was fun to imagine what it would have been like to shovel coal or be the engineer. It was interesting to learn about Casey Jones and how he saved a train...More

Thank Jane R
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shantravels_10
28 September 2016|
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Response from Sgrplm06 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry so late but Yes Casey Jones is buffet only.
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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.
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