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Golden Corral

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3104 Browns Mill Rd, Johnson City, TN 37604-1417
+1 423-854-9400
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Elizabethton, Tennessee, United States
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was good but some lacked enough spice for my taste. The service was good but they needed a few more people in order to serve better. Maybe I picked the wrong time of day to go.

Thank Patty A
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Hubby and I were looking for a lunch to suit us both. I was craving breakfast. He wanted lunch. Stumbled upon this GC. This unit had the smallest selection of any GC that we have been through, and though they had just opened, the food did not look fresh. It was not the least bit busy. We got there around... More 

Thank Liz W
Hampton, Tennessee
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144 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

We recently visited the JC site for a quick evening dinner while shopping. First thing we see that Sandra Heston will be waiting on us. She was amazing as always. She is perhaps the best server in JC. She took great care of us. She did so well I left her a healthy tip. The food that night was also... More 

Thank Joe P
Elizabethton, United States
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172 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016

The prim rib was good but it had a lot of fat tonight. My wife did not like much but the desert bar. Rolls were good but i don't want to pay this and just eat bread.Not enough waitresses for the crowd. It is hard to get into the restaurant were it is located.

1 Thank Russell H
Crescent City, Florida
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2016

had lunch today and we were very disappointed. the place was dirty and there werre dirty tables everywhere. many of the food trays were almost empty and they were not refilled or replaced. i will not return.

Thank disappointed12345_11
Kingsport, Tennessee
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139 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2016

This GC seems to be on a downward slide. Poor selection. Dried out entrees under the heat lamps far too long. Go elsewhere.

Thank electriciandad
Savannah, Georgia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2016

The service was quick and friendly. Lots of options for breakfast. Steak and Eggs are cooked to order. reasonable price.

Thank Kathryn H
Unicoi, Tennessee
Level Contributor
22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 June 2016

The price at Golden Coral has gotten to high, but if you go the one in Johnson City is the best we have ever went to

Thank P H
Greeneville, Tennessee
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2016

A large buffet featured a variety of food, and one could eat as healthy as one wished. The fish had a little seasoning, the salad greens were fresh, and the desserts tempting.

Thank hillivie
Johnson City, Tennessee
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 May 2016

within the first 20 minutes of eating here , i was getting a massive tummy ache i'm writing this review 8 hours after my experiance which has only gotten worse. the food is horribly managed and i honestly will never be back. the amount of care by the cook and staff really shows and i can't believe anyone likes this... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 14
American, Steakhouse
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3104 Browns Mill Rd, Johnson City, TN 37604-1417
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Johnson City
  • Phone Number: +1 423-854-9400

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