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Carolina Buffet

3122 Platt Springs Rd, West Columbia, SC 29170-2502
+1 803-661-7881
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3122 Platt Springs Rd, West Columbia, SC 29170-2502
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best fried pork chops, real macaroni and cheese, real mashed potatoes and perfect now gravy, delicious fried chicken, ambiance is plain old little southern cafe but clean, cheap and drink came with mean. All you can eat less than $20 for 2 of us for...More

Thank Brian H
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Went with a group of friends. Simple furnishings but appears clean. Food was off the chain. The had quail the evening we went. They don't always have them. Our waiter made sure that he brought us several as they came out of the kitchen. They...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 11 October 2017

By far the best country buffet around! They know how to cook up some good stuff! The fried chicken is fabulous, the vegetables are cooked to perfection, mac'n'cheese will make you want to swat your mama! Price is reasonable too for an all you can...More

Thank CEpting
Reviewed 10 October 2017

We went on a week night and were very surprised to see the crowd at this buffet restaurant. Not fancy but great food and very friendly and speedy service. BBQ was great as well as the fried fish and vegies.. We had not visited in...More

Thank kerryf663
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere friendly staff a great variety of food delicious home cooking just like mama or grandma. Great place

Thank Craig D
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

In town Last week for my grandson's graduation from Fort Jackson. Me and my family all had our favorites, mine was the pork chops, I think I have talked about them everyday since. Everyone loved the banana pudding, said it was better than grandma's...shhhh!

Thank Pam B
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Nothing fancy here- just good home cooked food! Fried chicken, mashed potatoes, green beans, okra and butter beans, sweedish meatballs, chicken and dumplings Banana pudding, peach cobbler And more in this buffet. Servers constantly keep your tea or lemonade full.

1  Thank lmgrigs
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

First time dining and it was exactly what I was looking for. A plate full of all the country cooking side items. Excellent fried chicken. If you are looking for comfort food, do yourself a favor and try Carolina Buffet.

Thank JillFaran
Reviewed 26 April 2017

The food is always very tasty and has lots of choices on meats, veggies, and desserts. The service is above average. Parking is a little tricky because they are always packed. This is not "fine" dining. It's Sunday cooking!

Thank o2barichgirl
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Southern style buffet. Fried/Baked Chicken, Meatloaf, Catfish, BBQ, plus all the fixings. Awesome Chickin & Dumplings. Great Fried Squash. Menu changes each day of the week. Get there early for lunch or you will wait in line...

Thank Dale M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$5 - US$11
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3122 Platt Springs Rd, West Columbia, SC 29170-2502
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  West Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 803-661-7881
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