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Jenkins Country Style Buffet

4122 Ringgold Rd, East Ridge, TN 37412-2436
+1 423-629-5449
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good27%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fried chicken” (23 reviews)
“cobbler” (5 reviews)
“pudding” (2 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
4122 Ringgold Rd, East Ridge, TN 37412-2436
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The sign says "We don't say our buffet is the best, our customers do." They did not ask me!! Chicken was greasy, and the selection is not all that big if you ask me. I go to one of the other 2 choices on Ringgold...More

1  Thank Harold M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

no consistancy in food quality and taste. restaurant in dire need of a make over. too dark and dirty inside

Thank Al G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are from the south and have eaten at a non chain buffet restaurant you know exactly what to expect at Jenkins Country Style Buffet. It is located in Ringgold Road in East Ridge, Tennessee in front of the Wal-Mart market. My family has...More

Thank GoVols79
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place has a great variety of food. It is like a large chain buffet but smaller. I like the food better also. I like supporting local businesses too. The service is great. Always plenty of food. Cherry cobbler with ice cream is my favorite....More

Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped by to eat while visiting Chattanooga. The food was very good and the servers were great. If you are a sweet tea drinker, they have the best. I would come back again.

Thank Ruthie T
Reviewed 26 March 2017

i dont know about these other reviews because our experience was horrible,,,cold chicken,,,dried out meatloaf,,chicken n dumplins that came in 3x3 globs,,hostess sat us down and brought our drinks and thats the last we ever heard from anyone there

1  Thank Rhonda W
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

We eat here regularly when we want a big variety of country style food. They have lots of food choices on the buffet and also a nice salad bar. The decor is nothing fancy but the food is excellent. Great desserts also.

Thank Craig D
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Pure, good, simple country cooking -- all in buffet style.The buffet has all your favorites. From mac and cheese to fried chicken. Done to perfection. Eat til you drop!

Thank Copperdave
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

We.were.on the road and looking for an off-beat/non-Christian place to try. This was perfect. Previous reviews were spot on! Yummy food, but the family atmosphere and ridiculously sweet servers made it fabulous! I thought pricing was great. For two adults and two kids, our bill...More

Thank Tina H
Reviewed 17 November 2016

good home cooking fresh vegetables. super fried chicken cassaroles great chicken dumplings and dressing. SHOULD NOT CHARGE KIDS ADULT PRICES TILL 13YRS OLD BUT THEY DO AT 10YRS THATS TERRIBLE

Thank dyllan12
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
How much for 2 adults an one senior for dinner?
7 July 2016|
Response from GeorgiaTourism |
a BUFFET and you ask about price? Want others to pay more so you can take a to go box?
Helen S
Price of adult meal
9 April 2016|
Response from Jayjay099 | Reviewed this property |
Very close to $10 with a drink
Helen S
How much does it cost. Two adults seniors
29 March 2016|
Response from BudgetTravelerMR2 | Reviewed this property |
Seems like it was around $16 to $18 for lunch. We thought it was a good price for the food you got.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4122 Ringgold Rd, East Ridge, TN 37412-2436
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  East Ridge
  • Phone Number: +1 423-629-5449
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