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O'Neal's Country Buffet

558 W Base St, Madison, FL 32340-2062
+1 850-973-6400
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
2 days ago
“Good Southern Food”
1 week ago
“HIGHLIGHT of my Caribbean Cruise!”
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
558 W Base St, Madison, FL 32340-2062
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Family & friends gathered here to dine on a family visit weekend. The food was good, reasonable, and the employees were very helpful. Our entire group was pleased & would return if we were in the area.

Thank Reallyreally1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Yes, driving home from Port Canaveral, Florida, a stop at O'Neal's Country Buffet was the highlight of my 9-Day Caribbean Cruise. The Islands were pretty, the people were friendly, the monkeys were cute and the food was OK. But, O'Neal's was exactly what I needed...More

Thank c w
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have eaten here many times. It is located in an older building which looks like a place where cars would park outside and waitresses would come up to the window and take your order. That's my take on it. The food is consistently good....More

Thank lour2013
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Even though it's not fancy, be prepared for great southern food like grandma used make. They had some of the best fried chicken my husband and I have ever eaten, along with several wonderful down-home sides and other meats, such as ribs, shrimp and crab....More

Thank Howard and Lind... A
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Loved the dressing and creamed corn their baked chicken, fried chicken and ribs are also great......

Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I've eaten in the restaurant and enjoyed take-out, too. The food is scrumptious and delicious, well worth the prices they charge. I recommend the restaurant.

Thank donone357
Reviewed 25 February 2017

A buffet with limited options. Nothing spectacular to rave about. The food was traditional southern cooking, no complex flavors or food mixes, but good enough for the locals as they steadily streamed in to eat.

Thank AgentX2014
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

How are GPS found this great country buffet restaurant as we were traveling along I 10 in Florida. It's only about 3 1/2 miles off of the interstate but well worth the trip over there. They smoke their chicken right there that is served on...More

Thank Charles F
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Stopped on our way to visit family for thanksgiving and our meal was a little thanksgiving in itself! It's an all you care to eat buffet with classic southern food. My favorite was the butterbeans. They were tender and delicious with just the right amount...More

Thank Ann M
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Meals are served buffet style and there are enough customers that the items are always fresh. There are plenty of seats to handle everyone that arrives. You can buy by the lb for carry out but I have only done sit down for a flat...More

Thank Linda V
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Is this place open for breakfast on a Sunday morning? How far is it from Lake City and is it an easy ride?
10 April 2017|
Response from Charles F | Reviewed this property |
It seems they are just open for lunch except on Friday and Saturday they stay open for dinner. They are 54 miles on I 10 from Lake City.
Michael R
What is the menu/price
27 October 2016|
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Response from Kelly W | Reviewed this property |
Very reasonable and somewhat low compared to other buffets.
How far is it from the Best Western?
30 July 2016|
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Response from gpflug | Reviewed this property |
Less than 10 minutes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 15:00
10:30 - 14:30
10:30 - 14:30
10:30 - 14:30
10:30 - 14:30
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 558 W Base St, Madison, FL 32340-2062
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 850-973-6400
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