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General McArthur's

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$$ - $$$
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13661 Barnes Bridge Rd., Laurinburg, NC
+1 910-276-1498
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 19:30
Closed now
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Sun 11:00 - 15:00
Wed - Fri 11:00 - 14:00
Wed - Sat 16:30 - 19:30
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Bennettsville, South Carolina
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40 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been coming here for years. Always had a good time. But this time all was wrong. Table was dirty. When to get plates they was dirty and wet. Mac and cheese was out of the box. Fish was hard. Chicken was excellent. BBQ is always good. Veggies r the bomb. Baked beans was good. Desserts was messed over. Salad Bar... More 

Thank Derek S
Bennettsville, South Carolina
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

My family absolutely loves General McArthur's. We have been eating there for years and the quality is always superb. The oyster stew is "to die for"! All of the vegetables are cooked with just the right amount of seasong and taste like genuine Southern cooking which it is!! The staff knows us by name and is always friendly and goes... More 

Thank Harriet H
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39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Love this place, mamma home cooking away from home. The chopped bbq was delicious. Tried the corn cakes and they were perfect. Great place for work and the family. It's a buffet style restaurant so bring your appetite.

Thank Fred B
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35 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

This is a local favorite. We like to take family from out of town to experience the laid back atmosphere and terrific southern cooking served on a large buffet. Great value for the money!

Thank ruthf289
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254 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

This place is in the middle of nowhere, but it's worth the drive. It's buffet style, all you can eat for one price eating with a large variety of vegetables. For meat, there is bar b que, chicken, and fried catfish. There sre several desserts to choose from.… that is if you have any room left after eating from the... More 

Thank Keith R
Marston, North Carolina
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Website shows General McAuthur's own sign stating they close at 8:00 P.M. on Saturdays. Then on another website I saw where it said they were closing soon at 7:30P.M. I drove about 25 - 28 minutes hurrying to get there before 7:30P.M. When I was trying to make a couple of to-go plates, the staff was coming in & out... More 

Thank Sandhills72
North Carolina
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156 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

I went today for lunch, they had bbq pork, fried chicken, fried fish, turkey, dressing and gravy. An assortment of vegetables. Salad bar. Fried cornbread patties, fried fat back. Ice cream, banana pudding, strawberry shortcake. I probably left something out, but it was all delicious.

Thank Barbarainnc
Laurinburg, North Carolina
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Fried cornbread, fatback, corn, green beans, baked beans, turnip greens, sweet potato casserole, fried fish, fried chicken, stew beef and rice, eastern NC BBQ, salad bar, dessert bar, soft serve ice cream, hot cobblers, and sweet tea. Need I say more?? Different entrees for different days. Night buffet has oyster stew, fried shrimp, and picked pig in addition to above.... More 

1 Thank boowobby
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Buffet style everything was great. My husband and I have different diets bit there were options for everyone

Thank Jennifer G
Bennettsville, South Carolina
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

This place has an excellent choice of great foods to eat and to choose from. They always please you with their different foods. Grweat

Thank JC F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 19:30
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 19:30
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 19:30
16:30 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13661 Barnes Bridge Rd., Laurinburg, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Laurinburg
  • Phone Number: +1 910-276-1498

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