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New Times Country Buffet

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1701 N Monroe St, Tallahassee, FL 32303-5534 (Formerly Ole Times Country Buffet)
+1 850-580-1600
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10:30 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 10:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 10:30 - 22:00
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Winter Haven, Florida
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118 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

I like to go to a place where they serve something other what you expect. There was real southern food there and it was all good. No one would be disappointed. The variety would satisfied anyone in the family.

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Thank FCalvin
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Very good buffet. Always great food and plenty of it. If you leave hungry it is your own fault. Great variety. One caution, watch out for kids with inadequate parental supervision.

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Thank Ken K
Jacksonville, Florida
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016

Absolutely enjoyed our lunch here. Oxtails were fantastic! And the cheese grits? off the chain. Great selection and friendly staff.

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Thank njdjax
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

Cashier who had a name similiar to the manager (ie. Katina and Tina) was rude. She stated she didnt have time for my stupid queations. Tried reaching management for a week. Management informed me this owner doesn't speak English. After calling for a week I wanted to talk to owner. I was told there are several days a week theres... More 

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Thank ca a
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

I have eaten at Old and NEW Times for years. I remember when they opened, I knew they would eventually put Barnhills out of business. The food was delicious. It is not that it isn't good now... It is a hit and miss experience at times. Good today/fresh or not good. Food looks at times to have been there a... More 

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Thank Charlene K
Bangor, Pennsylvania
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82 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

Great local flavors including fried chicken, fried okra, black eyed peas, and sweet potato pie. The price was right and the buffet was great. Our waitress was on the ball. I will be back !

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Thank ihatecats
DeLand, Florida
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

We ate here for the first time and were pleasantly surprised. The food was good, especially the sweet tea, steak and mac-n-cheese. Although there were no labels on the buffet we were able to identify most of the items. The staff were friendly and attentive. The place could use some updating for sure, but we would come again.

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Thank bellesmama
Valdosta, Georgia
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37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2015

We stopped to eat while visiting and had a pleasant experience. Don't let the age of the buiding discourage you. The price was good for the variety of food items and everything we chose was well seasoned. Nothing fancy but if your looking for a cheap buffet lunch this is the place.

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Niceville, Florida
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16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2015

If you are looking for some good old fashion southern family style traditional food ! This is the place to go. It is affordable, the staff was friendly, the food was hot and replenished quickly, there is a lot to chose from and everything tasted like it just came out Grandma's Kitchen ! I felt like we were just invited... More 

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Thank Gini B
Tallahassee, Florida
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118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

We have eaten at New Times Country Buffet many times over recent years. They offer a great variety of delicious country food, fast friendly service and affordable prices are what keeps bringing us back (Sr citizens price between 2-4pm, including drink & tax $7.51). Selections include a wide variety of fresh cooked vegetables, fried chicken and fish, smother fried country... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 21:00
Monday
10:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 21:00
Thursday
10:30 - 21:00
Friday
10:30 - 22:00
Saturday
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1701 N Monroe St, Tallahassee, FL 32303-5534 (Formerly Ole Times Country Buffet)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Tallahassee
  • Phone Number: +1 850-580-1600

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?