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Cousin Gary's Family

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626 S Key St, Pilot Mountain, NC 27041-9600
+1 336-368-1488
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Come for the breakfast bar quite often. Classics like grits, biscuits, gravy, fat back, bacon, sausage, danishes...and a great price.

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Thank Gary B
Pilot Mountain, North Carolina
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116 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

From the buffet to the menu this restaurant has something for everyone. The food is great and they have great service. Love the drive thru option!

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Thank Ro256
NC
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

We went to Cousin Gary's because we heard it had a buffet and we could have a variety of choices. The wait staff was very friendly and helpful. The items of the buffet were a mixed bag--the fried chicken, ribs and sweet potatoes were delicious. The chicken and dumplings and the mac and cheese were very good. Everything else was... More 

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Thank NcHappywanderer
2 reviews
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Very good food a fresh and delicious will be back again when we are there to stay again, great location, very friendly and reasonble pricing.

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Thank Sherry M
Cary, North Carolina
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3 reviews
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Good buffet, so good, without self discipline, you may waddle away instead of walking. Staff was Johnny on the spot, but not intrusive. Very enjoyable sit down meal!

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Thank Jeff M
Greensboro, North Carolina
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29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

I am from NC and this is the food I grew up on...Corn bread made with white corn meal and buttermilk...Green beans cooked with bacon...Thick and creamy Chicken and dumpling (real ones, not the pasta noodle kind!)...Doughy peach cobbler...Thick and juicy Fried Chicken, not the fast food kind with its overly processed thick chewy coating over a sliver of dry... More 

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Thank Heath F
Boone
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32 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2016

The food was tasty and you had good choices. The service was very good and the price reasonable. It is a family restaurant and many of the locals eat there too.

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Thank Patricia L
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32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for good, cheap and fresh food, and plenty of it, look no further. Some of the best fried chicken I've ever had, delicious buffet, friendly waitstaff and family owned and operated.

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Thank Deborah L
Rural Hall, North Carolina
1 review
Reviewed 20 March 2016

The buffet was very good,food was fresh.It was in the afternoon and they were still busy.The staff were friendly and checked on you often would go back.

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Thank Margaret O
Pilot Mountain, North Carolina
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Not very clean-greasy-too crowded as to their tables, certain people seam to get waited on before others

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Thank Anne C

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 626 S Key St, Pilot Mountain, NC 27041-9600
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Pilot Mountain
  • Phone Number: +1 336-368-1488

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