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Butter Churn

1275 Highway 35 Byp, Aransas Pass, TX 78336-6342
+1 361-758-2300
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fried chicken” (20 reviews)
“steak” (18 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 9:00 pm Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1275 Highway 35 Byp, Aransas Pass, TX 78336-6342
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Reviewed yesterday

I had been to this same restauant several years ago and it is till the best! It is buffet style but much more like home cooked meals. A large selection of salads, meats and veggies which I undertand change daily. The waitress made sure we...More

Thank 7travelgirl2929
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On a Saturday afternoon stopped for lunch. Items on buffet always seem to be at right temperature. I finally asked about the enchiladas and was told: they are homemade! They are very good. I don’t eat much beef, but the bbq smoked brisket on a...More

Thank danidb518
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Wife and I eat have never left the restaurant hungry. The food is always spot on. The folks that tend to the buffet tables are always polite and do such a great job at maintaining it. The folks bussing the tables are always smiling...More

Thank thomas b
Reviewed 8 June 2018

This place will not appeal to everyone, but how can you not like Grilled or fried Pork Chops, Fried Chicken, BBQ ribs, Steak, Chicken fried steak, Pulled Pork, Potatoes and Gravy, Okra, Sweet Corn, and Cornbread. This is classic southern food served in a help...More

Thank runner_one
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Fresh salad greens, and all sorts of fixing - including peas and hard boiled eggs. Then there's the assortment of "bad" salads - crab (pasta) salad, slaw, etc. Everything was fresh and tasty. The main entrees included Salisbury Steak, King Ranch chicken, fried chicken, roasted...More

Thank Jovan M
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Always a great selection of home style cooking like grandma used to make. A must stop in place to eat whether you are visiting or you live here. Try it... you won’t be sorry.

Thank Sherry T
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Words cannot describe what awaits you ! Recipes great grandma used to cook ! Great staff ! Have to see it to believe it !

Thank 2perry777
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

We come to the coast twice a year and we always make sure to have at least one meal at Butter Churn. Yes, it's a buffet, but every thing is fresh and home cooked. There are at.least five or six meat choices and lots of...More

Thank Phil R
Reviewed 2 April 2018

But if you are looking for quantity, this is your place! Pricey for the quality of food you get but it is all you can eat. Cafeteria quality with very friendly service. You feel like family when you walk through the door. If you are...More

Thank TinaC643
Reviewed 6 March 2018

My husband and I came from MN to visit my sister and her husband. They took us to Butter Churn for dinner. I *told* my husband to go hungry and be prepared to have to ask the names of some of the dishes served because...More

Thank Linda F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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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