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General Pickett's Buffets

571 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2933
+1 717-334-7580
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good29%
  • Average20%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“ham” (49 reviews)
“fried chicken” (27 reviews)
“cornbread” (13 reviews)
Opens in 14 min
All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
571 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2933
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited General Pickett's Buffet for the 1st time in November of 2017. We were really impressed with the quality of the food and prices. We will definitely visit again when in Gettysburg.

Thank David1128
Reviewed 28 November 2017

The place had its own personality. The wait staff was very friendly to us and looked pretty clean. Depending on what you get from the buffet the food was not bad. The turkey was dry and so was the ham. There is plenty else to...More

Thank roy1916
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

The food here is good. It’s a moderate size buffet but good quality food. There were a ton of desserts (cakes and pies). Everything seemed to be made from scratch. It’s right across the stress from the National Cemetery. The inside isn’t spectacular, but it...More

Thank Malyri
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

I really did not feel like all the hassle of cooking for Thanksgiving this year so my wife and I decided we would come to Pickett’s for their Thanksgiving Buffet this year. As is often the case, they are busy busy busy!! The food is...More

2  Thank 2014CorvetteStingray
Reviewed 17 November 2017

While attending a conference nearby, my husband and I ate three lunches here. Delicious homecooked food with plenty of choices for gluten free people.(May not be suitable for celiac, but I have no problem with cross contamination.) Highly recommend!

Thank dawnmX9001HS
Reviewed 16 November 2017

A large group of almost 100 people from various Volkssports clubs from 13 states visited Gettysburg and enjoyed the buffet at General Pickett's Buffet. Nice staff and flavorsome food for a buffet. Simple atmosphere. Expectations meet.

Thank conleyshane1
Reviewed 14 November 2017

This place offers a huge variety of food to eat including hot items, salad bar, soup, and dessert bar. We prepaid through the group which speeded up our dining. The staff were very accommodating and quickly brought beverages and cleared plates as needed.

Thank Craig G
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Loved this place, the selection was great, the food was good, hot, and satisfying. Waiter was really nice and friendly and gave the kids post cards it was a real treat to eat here!

Thank lrmccoy
Reviewed 10 November 2017

I have been going to General Pickett's Buffett for many years and enjoy it like it was my first time there. The food is fantastic with many items to choose from. The staff is always exceptional.

Thank Dee1216
Reviewed 10 November 2017

The food was okay, the price was too high for the quality of food. Typical buffet. Can seat a large gathering though.

Thank robertmZ6713BW
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Response from Deb1051 | Property representative |
Yes. Baked pollock
3 July 2015|
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Response from Sandy W | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure if they had meatballs on the occasions I was there. There is a large selection of meats however, such as carving board ham and roast beef, as well as baked and fried chicken. I do highly recommend the short ribs... More
2 April 2015|
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Response from cmarrero74 | Reviewed this property |
I went this past Saturday and I think it was $13.97 per person. Also drink you pay like 2 and change with free refills. So my bill for 2 people with soda including a tip was 35 dollars. The food seleaction varies but it... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 11 - USD 15
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Buffet
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 7:30 pm
11:00 am - 7:30 pm
11:00 am - 7:30 pm
11:00 am - 7:30 pm
11:00 am - 7:30 pm
11:00 am - 7:30 pm
11:00 am - 7:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 571 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2933
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Gettysburg
  • Phone Number: +1 717-334-7580
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