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Butter Churn

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$$ - $$$
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1275 Highway 35 Byp, Aransas Pass, TX 78336-6342
+1 361-758-2300
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11:00 - 15:00
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Hours:
Sun - Mon 11:00 - 15:00
Tue - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Little pricey for a buffet but the food was good with a good selection. They change there selection to something different every day.

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Thank Donald J
Austin, United States
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was Bland, Plenty of Food, but not "Southern Cooking". Have had much better. Would not return. Average at Best. Bread was not good at all. Tasted Stale. Food was not Hot, just warm. Deserts and Salad Bar was the only thing good about the Restaurant. Service was good which is why I am giving this a 3. Based off... More 

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Thank Timothy C
Middletown, Pennsylvania
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I have eaten at the Butter Churn several times at lunchtime and each time we commented on how good the food was. There is a very large salad bar with a variety of items. It is well maintained which is often a problem at many buffets. There is always choices for soup. There is fresh fruit. There... More 

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Thank hbgleschwartz
Bates City, Missouri
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207 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hubby and I were visiting the area today and stopped in for a late lunch. I was concerned that the food might be picked over and not as fresh as possible. I found that I had nothing to worry about. The food bar was well stocked with all kinds of meats, vegetables, a great salad bar, cobblers and ice cream.... More 

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Thank Linda D
Staples, Minnesota
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

This is a great place to eat whether it is just 2 of you or a large group. Food is great and lots of choices on their buffet.

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Thank wintertexan46
Jasper, Texas
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36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

This was our 3rd, 4th, or 5th trip to this place! Food galore!! Anything from salads, desserts, soups, veggies, meat, seafood, bread, ice cream, tea, non alcohol drinks...baked, fried, boiled, broiled, cold, hot, sweet, sour, spicy hot, spicy mild, non spicy, frozen...You name it...They have it!! All very, very tasty! Easy access, GREAT service, friendly staff, great cooks, kid friendly,... More 

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Thank irvinjk
Walker, Minnesota
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

Eight of us went for lunch around noon. Not busy at all. Friendly staff and got waited on right away. Tons of food. All very hot and very good. So much food you better come hungry. No fish today as they change the menu a little every day. This is an excellent home style buffet. Great atmosphere. Great place to... More 

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Thank hassler6666
Temple, Texas
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37 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

This is my absolute favorite buffet restaurant ever! Down home cooking and all you can eat combined in one restaurant.... I may need help getting back to my truck!! :)

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Thank txbowhunter2006
San Antonio, Texas
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

Took my son for dinner and was delighted as to how clean the restaurant was and how great the food was. I highly recommend it.

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Thank U4830FEdavidg
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Excellent home style buffet. Best fried fish I have ever eaten. Great staff, always friendly and keep the tea filled.

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Thank Cindy C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 15:00
Monday
11:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1275 Highway 35 Byp, Aransas Pass, TX 78336-6342
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Aransas Pass
  • Phone Number: +1 361-758-2300

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?