Okefenokee Restaurant in Folkston

Okefenokee Restaurant in Folkston
4 / 5
50 reviews

1507 tdird St, Folkston, GA 31537-8907, Folkston

Overview

Cuisine
  • American
  • Vegetarian Friendly
Features
  • Takeout
  • Seating
  • Waitstaff
  • Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
  • Large groups
  • Kids
  • Families witd children

Restaurant Hours

Monday

11:30 am

Wednesday

11:30 am

Friday

11:30 am

Sunday

11:30 am

Q: what time do they start seafood night

Seafood buffet starts 5 pm Fridays

Do you serve seafood before 5 on Friday?

Yes, they have fish generally all day!

Whats on the buffet Saturdays?

Basically the food choices are the same, fried chicken, fish, (depending on the day also battered fried bacon), greens, corn, green beans, mash taters, rice and gravy, Lima beans, dressing, biscuits, mac n cheese, sweet potatoes, salad bar, cornbread, Turkey, cranberry sauce. Might be a few more items that I can't recall at the moment but its plenty! And mmm mmm good!

When do yall have the breakfast buffet. HOURS AND PRICE

Sat.7 to 11 6 dollars not including drink

Can you dine in now or is it still all takeout?

Dine in is open with limited seating we are open Tues,Wed,Thur from 8-4, Fri,Sat 8-6, and Sunday 8-2

Is there a breakfast buffet? How much?

Yes we have a breakfast buffet it is $7.00 plus tax and is cafateria style ayce on Fri, sat, and sun from 8 to 11

Does the Friday night buffet have any beef or pork meats?

Not typically on seafood bar,(fri eve),chicken. They do have an order menu as well with quite a few items.

How much is seafood Friday night

It's really not all that. Have eaten much better food elsewhere. This place is over priced as well. Breakfast bar isn't all that either. Tried it twice same opinion both times.

How long does the buffet last

It's all day and sometimes items are not on buffet, but is part of it you can request them..like the steak burger, by the way is delicious

Review

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Okefenokee Restaurant
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Jeffrey Phillips
google
12.02.2020
5/5

Great food, wonderful friendly staff. You can't beat the prices. Highly recommend this little place!

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debbie jones
google
10.20.2018
5/5

Always a pleasant experience here. Food is like homemade. Yum.

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Susan Brown
google
10.17.2018
5/5

Love Love this place great food and awesome people.

Okefenokee Restaurant
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Jennifer McClain
google
09.18.2018
5/5

It was delicious and the service was great! The cabbage and butterbeans were soooooo good! Even the t-shirts are wonderful ♡☆♡

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Randy McDaniels
google
09.08.2018
5/5

Best place I've been to in a long time. Service was spot-on. Food was excellent.

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Gina Gilvey
google
08.18.2018
4/5

We had the buffet. Loved the butter beans. Friendly waitresses that don't let your sweet tea get low. Desserts ok. I would come back. Maybe next time they'll have biscuits and corn bread and peach cobbler.

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Deborah Thomas
google
07.08.2018
5/5

Food is very good and reasonably priced. Group of 15 had fabulous waitresses.

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Dylan Perry
google
06.02.2018
5/5

Excellent breakfast buffet for excellent price

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compoundfracture
google
05.19.2018
2/5

Long-time residents are pretty sure it's good, but I don't agree. I will say they make a good omelette. The hash browns are never fully cooked. I've not had supper there, so I can't speak to that. The service is decent and the prices are fair, but they need to up their breakfast game. The coffee needs improvement too.

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Kristen Harley-Crews
google
05.08.2018
5/5

8oz Steak Breakfast $8.50... Served Mon-Thus 7am-11am

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Marc Tippy Pica
google
05.06.2018
4/5

Had a Breakfast Buffet on a Saturday and a Lunch Buffet on a Friday. Neither time was i disappointed and you can't beat the price. Hard to make Buffet food great but their was always hot and fresh. We were there with a large group of bikers and our server both times was attentive (even though she is a Georgia Bulldog Fan). Don't go expecting the Ritz because it isn't. It is just as advertised. Down Home Southern Buffet. Biker Friendly and a must stop.

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Patty Hinson
google
02.05.2018
5/5

They have a great "All You Can Eat" Seafood Buffet on Friday nights!

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Russ Thompson
google
11.17.2017
5/5

We always love to eat here, I love the food and the atmosphere and at lunch they have the best cheezeburger and fries. Good family place to eat.

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Kate Rachwal
google
11.12.2017
5/5

Quality food on the buffet! Great deal, too. Loved the shrimp, chicken, biscuits, okra, and salad bar. They do have a menu as well. Kids are fifty cents per year of age for the buffet.

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Chuck Dolan
google
10.12.2017
3/5

Wasn't what we expected. The seafood buffet was subpar to say the least. FRESH Seafood does NOT smell fishy. All fish was breaded and deep fried. The salad bar was ok and items were fresh. We might try it on a night other than seafood.

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Lisa Noakes
google
09.24.2017
2/5

Lunch Buffet had fried chicken, chicken fingers, and baked chicken. There was no other meats to choose from. What looked like sweet potato casserole turned out to be cake. Waitress was blunt and not professional. Told us to "get at it" when we said buffet and walked off.

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Darlene Green
google
09.17.2017
5/5

Great food and prices. Only place I have ever been that has grits with eggs mixed in. It was delicious!

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Tressa Dishman
google
09.11.2017
4/5

Good food, very friendly staff, decent prices.

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Will Roberts
google
09.10.2017
3/5

Great staff, good food. The day we were there the food was closer to cool than warm.

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Lori Williams
google
09.08.2017
5/5

Our family enjoyed eating here. They had a great buffet with lots of southern food and great southern hospitality to go with it. The prices were average for a buffet. The restaurant seemed clean as well as the bathrooms. We would definitely go back and would recommend it to everyone, young or old. Thank you for serving delicious food!

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Wendi Gibbs
google
07.14.2017
4/5

Great selection of Southern food for a small town buffet. My kids loved the fish...it wasn't too greasy! There's a salad bar as well. The waitress even offered the kids fries since they were getting the buffet. Vanilla and strawberry ice cream cups were included for dessert . The service was perfect and the food was tasty. I did expect banana pudding or peach cobbler, but didn't need it so I'm not complaining since we are for less than $20.

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Pete Horeyseck
google
07.13.2017
4/5

Very fresh ingredients on salad bar. Good tasting chicken, fresh baked rolls, crunchy fried shrimp. The staff is friendly. Price was reasonable for the quality of the food.

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Laurie Robbins Hagedorn
google
06.25.2017
5/5

A favorite on my 'Ever Done' list! It was worth the drive from Orlando (3 hours or so). Waiting in line for the doors to open at 5pm had us curious but we got a great table at the window and immediate, wonderful service. It turned out to be a buffet restaurant and since it was Friday it was a choice of the seafood or prime rib buffets. All you could eat was good for us... I liked the frog legs but went back for more of the yummy scallops! There were lots of choices in the seafood buffet! I'll try to get back there again!

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john carter
google
06.21.2017
5/5

Great. Good good, customer service great

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Nancy Mcduffie
google
06.13.2017
3/5

Not as good as it used to be. Probably won't go back for quite a while. Shrimp were tough and tasteless. Friendly service.

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Tony Damico
google
06.10.2017
1/5

Girls to busy talking instead of making sure there was meat on the buffet. Asked how long it would be and then waited for an answer i never got. Will never go back again how they got the other good reviews i have no idea except they are reviewing themselves.

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Joe Michaels
google
04.23.2017
1/5

This use to be a good place to eat. Service was slow, buffet food was cold and tough. Dont thinking will be going back.

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Kitty Bryant
google
04.17.2017
2/5

Definitely not worth the money.

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Chris Gibbs
google
04.16.2017
1/5

The chicken was over cooked and tuff. Pork chops were over cooked. Potatoes were so thick I couldn't get them off the spoon to put them on my plate. Lettuce in the salad bar was not fresh it was getting brown on the edges. Fish was to well done or on the buffet too long.

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Mindy Williams
google
03.09.2017
3/5

Very old people food. Not a big variety of food. Good customer service.

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Kevin Feeney
google
03.03.2017
4/5

Nice place for lunch. We ordered which was slow. Most folks had the buffet

Okefenokee Restaurant
JC
John Combs
google
02.27.2017
2/5

A lot of moneygo very lil food

Okefenokee Restaurant
MW
Mark Williams
google
02.24.2017
5/5

Good location, handicapped parking, had no waiting. Server took our drink order within minutes and told us to help our self to the buffet. Selections were good like a country buffet should be. Good price for the Buffet. Restaurant was clean as was the bathrooms, had a separate handicapped bathroom. Server checked on us many times and also keep our drinks full. I will visit again when in the area.

Okefenokee Restaurant
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Jessica Kelsheimer
google
11.10.2016
4/5

Been 2x now. First for breakfast one day then brunch another. Their sausage links are the best I’ve ever had. Told me it’s sourced and made locally. Fried chicken is banging! And they’re gravy was awesome,salty, but I like it that way. Catfish, chicken strips, fried okra, Mac n cheese...all really good. Blueberry cobbler was not super great tho and no other desert choice on buffet. Hopefully going back tonight or tomorrow!

Okefenokee Restaurant
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Randy Kirkland
google
10.02.2016
5/5

Really good food for you or have a group of friends and family. Great service!

Okefenokee Restaurant
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Kimberlee Russell
google
10.01.2016
5/5

Buffet was good, loved the chicken and dumplings. The coffee was awesome☕

Okefenokee Restaurant
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Dana Holder Stanfield
google
09.11.2016
5/5

Delicious food and friendly staff. Hard to get a rib eye like I want, and they did it! Perfectly grilled and seasoned!

Okefenokee Restaurant
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Robert Smith
google
08.25.2016
5/5

The best buffet in SE Ga and beyond by far.

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Tracy Moore - Allen
google
08.10.2016
5/5

Great place to get good food at a buffet,friendly service is a plus

Okefenokee Restaurant
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Faye Rigdon
google
08.02.2016
4/5

Buffet will not disappoint! We go to visit friends in Folkston and always stop by here! Good food and friendly service.

Okefenokee Restaurant
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Jerald Smith
google
07.15.2016
5/5

We visited recently while going to see family in Folkston. We were highly impressed with the breakfast buffet! Everything was delicious and we will be returning again soon.

Okefenokee Restaurant
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christopher senger
google
06.24.2016
4/5

Good food. Good prices. Definitely a great place for a family. We will be stopping in again.

Okefenokee Restaurant
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Liz Laymon
google
06.17.2016
5/5

Wonderful, friendly, warm, inviting local restaurant. Geat food & friendly people.

Okefenokee Restaurant
DB
David Baldwin
google
06.04.2016
5/5

Always great, wonderful waitress, tasty food, never a disappointment!

Okefenokee Restaurant
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Ted Benton
google
06.02.2016
5/5

Okefenokee restaurant that's where I want to be every day around noon great food great service and easy to get to

Okefenokee Restaurant
AH
Andrea Holland
google
05.10.2016
5/5

Very good food and reasonably priced

Okefenokee Restaurant
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Jeff Dixon
google
04.09.2016
5/5

Very good and reasonably priced buffet. Excellent service.

Okefenokee Restaurant
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Jason Buckler
google
02.27.2016
5/5

Stopped in on way back from palm coast FL to Atlanta. Our clan really enjoyed it, food on the money, veggies excellent (3 serves of field peas for me)fried pork chops awesome! Would stop again, but we came from Australia.... :)

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Gene Higginbotham
google
01.24.2016
5/5

food is good, appealing and the service is great. The price is reasonable.

Okefenokee Restaurant
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That Rednek
google
01.23.2016
5/5

Great food! Great prices! Definitely leaving full! Go try it!

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