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Grandma Hoyt's Country Buffet

421 E Virginia Ave, Bessemer City, NC 28016-2346
+1 704-629-9440
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (7 reviews)
“fried chicken” (5 reviews)
“steak” (2 reviews)
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421 E Virginia Ave, Bessemer City, NC 28016-2346
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The food is always amazing. The staff is always so extremely nice and helpful. There have been many times I’m glancing over the bar area and one of the cooks who is sitting out fresh food has told me if there is something I want...More

Thank Cheltsee B
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Very home like place food is good and they have the best waitress you will ever meet.steaks on the weekend are top notch.good breakfast. If you are there for lunch or breakfast ask for Martha Jane best waitress you will ever meet wonderful person and...More

Thank Jeremy H
Reviewed 9 March 2017

My favorite down home place to et. I've been eating here for years, and it never disappoints. The buffet style, and great food make the day.

Thank John D
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We recently got stuck for a few days in Gastonia, NC d/t hurricane evacuation in FL. We noticed Grandma Hoyt's as we toured the area & decided to try it for dinner. We were sooo happy we did! Nothing fancy to be sure - but...More

Thank CitrusCountyGal
Reviewed 2 October 2016

If you're looking for a down to earth, small town restaurant with dozens and dozens of meal choices right out on display buffet style, for you to help yourself at your own leisure.........this is the place. The food is freshly prepared every day and there...More

Thank ftmillclown
Reviewed 20 September 2016

The food presentation is not the best. There was dried up crust surrounding many of the dishes and there was dripped and mess around the bar. I don't particularly like buffets for this very reason so that was an instant turn off. Food was pretty...More

Thank Martha P
Reviewed 19 June 2016

We love this place! The food is always delicious and inexpensive, the wait staff is friendly and efficient, and the atmosphere is genuine. It's real southern food done well in a charming little restaurant.

Thank Johanna C
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

I ate here one time before, had a good meal so a second visit was in order. Within minutes of leaving my stomach was burning and it just got worse driving home. I've had stomach pains for an entire week. There is no Grandma at...More

Thank Christopher C
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Eat lunch here on Sundays and if you leave hungry it's your own fault. Most all the food is very good and LOTS of selection. Very good value for the money. Eaten here many times and no bad experiences. Highly recommend.

Thank Dwain Y
Reviewed 11 February 2016

The owner, Ed Hoyt, was very rude as usual. I got a salad of one scoop of lettuce, 4 slices of beets, a spoon full of tomatoes and he charged me $8.00. Whiskey Mill and Pizzagalli"s salads are less than that and they are enough...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
10:30 AM - 2:00 PM
10:30 AM - 2:00 PM
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
6:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 421 E Virginia Ave, Bessemer City, NC 28016-2346
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Bessemer City
  • Phone Number: +1 704-629-9440
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