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Joy's Home Cooking

153 W May St, Winder, GA 30680-2068
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor23%
  • Terrible31%
4 weeks ago
“We won't be back”
18 Oct 2016
“What, are you joking”
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153 W May St, Winder, GA 30680-2068
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The usual "Asian" buffet with a few Southern staples added. Absolutely nothing looked appealing. The building is old, dirty and looks like it is about to fall in on itself. If you're hungry and broke, this is for you. It's priced just a bit TOO...More

1  Thank Jack C
Reviewed 18 October 2016

My family & I went to Joys' (my 1st time) on a sunday. Not impressed, needs to be re-modeled. The buffet bar needs to be larger, so you have people hanging all over you, while you're trying to get your food. Also, I asked for...More

Thank Judy A
Reviewed 20 September 2016

They gotta be bribing the health inspector with instant taters! If you walk in and head about 2 o'clock past the cashier who couldn't care less if you are there or not, you'll find the restroom door. Open it, step in, and I can assure...More

1  Thank JamesPMason
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Self service buffet was only so so quality and taste. Did not much care for the fried chicken, but salad bar was good. Desserts were not fresh, probably frozen.

Thank Rick T
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

If you want good country food you're not going to find it here. Everything we tried was terrible. All the food was canned, I believe or tasted like it. It certainly wasn't fresh vegetables. Just go to Cracker Barrel. It's not the best but Joys...More

1  Thank sneakieme
Reviewed 2 July 2016

We eat here all the time. For the price you cannot beat it! The quality of the food has really gotten alot better since the new manager came in. We love it!!

1  Thank lovestoeat144
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

This place was so good years ago. I typically don't complain but Joy's is so unclean and unsanitary. The musty smell hits you in the face as soon as you walk in. Eat at your own risk!!

1  Thank alvcrv
Reviewed 30 January 2016

I said I was not going back because the quality of the food had dropped to hot food was cold and cold food was warm.I did go back one more time. Anybody can have a bad day. The good taste is just not there anymore.

1  Thank Jane B
Reviewed 24 November 2015 via mobile

Just a mediocre buffet in an older building and the food is best suited for those with low standards.

1  Thank resmith85
Reviewed 13 August 2015

We eat at Joy's about once a month when I am craving country cooking. The owners are really nice people and make you feel at home. The building is rather old and could use some fixing up, but the food is generally really good. They...More

Thank GeorgiaGirl59
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 153 W May St, Winder, GA 30680-2068
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Winder
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