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Marvin's Family Restaurants

4130 Thornton Taylor Pkwy, Fayetteville, TN 37334-2662
+1 931-433-3101
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“fried chicken” (27 reviews)
“cobbler” (10 reviews)
“greens” (6 reviews)
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4130 Thornton Taylor Pkwy, Fayetteville, TN 37334-2662
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Food and service are both excellent never had a bad experience here... Friday night is seafood night... I don't like seafood but they always have plenty of other meat selections any day or night that you go

Thank Tammy P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurant is not as clean in the eating area as I like it. The food could be better, I hate to give a bad report, but we were regulars until we saw the floors being dirty.

Thank smokymountsinmama
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always a good experience at Marvin's. The staff is always friendly and helpful. There's always a pretty good size crowd, but there is plenty of seating, so no waiting for a table. The buffet is always good. Even my kids, who are pretty particular about...More

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stopped there on Saturday and were pleasantly surprised. We are not buffet people so we ordered from the menu. The catfish was very good and not greasy. The Philly cheese steak was also quite good, not what you would expect from...More

Thank Loydu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's southern buffet all the way. three big counters of vegetables, meats, deserts, salads, breads, etc. If you can't find something you like, you are mighty picky! You can order off a menu too, but we didn't, so I don't know about that. The prices...More

Thank JClayHall
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

always busy , sometime hard to get a table , tons of food , bland tasting , no seasonings used , sometimes slow service , restrooms always a mess , overpriced !!!!

Thank Daryl B
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Varying types of meats on different days, vegetables, salad items and desserts. Monday is buy one buffet get one for 1/2 price and Wednesday is senior day. Staff is very nice, atmosphere of restaurant is very spacious with plenty of seating. Recommend to anyone in...More

Thank newhopian45
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Not what last reviews stated. Food was taken from a can - green beans, corn, etc. no seasoning. The butter rolls/bread pudding was gone when we got there 7:30 pm. No blackberry cobbler. Our hotel clerk told us about two places that have charm and...More

Thank Suzannah F
Reviewed 15 June 2017

This family restaurant has a great country buffet, with baked and fried chicken, greens, corn, and the basics, along with a nice salad bar and dessert selection.

Thank Janet S
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Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

A wonderful buffet at lunch with everything imaginable. It felt like a Sunday after church lunch when I was growing up. Several meats, vegetables and desserts and a salad bar. We had sweet tea (the only way to drink it) and the glass was huge!!...More

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18 December 2016|
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Response from 1961lulu | Reviewed this property |
yes you can get the buffet to go.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4130 Thornton Taylor Pkwy, Fayetteville, TN 37334-2662
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Fayetteville
  • Phone Number: +1 931-433-3101
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