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Emma's Family Restaurant

82 Paradise St, Manchester, TN 37355-7817
+1 931-723-4701
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good43%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“peach cobbler” (11 reviews)
“fried chicken” (19 reviews)
“biscuits” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly
82 Paradise St, Manchester, TN 37355-7817
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Really good fried foods (great chicken, really good Catfish, & good okra). Better than the normal sheet cakes (moist & flavorful). Friendly staff. The tomatoes & cucumbers were likely local & were very fresh; the other salad fixins were crisp & fresh. I believe their...More

Thank Charlie C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love this place... we always stop on the way to or from Nashville. Exit 110, Manchester, I-24. Be sure and get some Peach Cobbler to go, for later! Buffet style, all you care to eat. Always a steady stream of people. Right across the street...More

Thank Lee H
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Good old home cooking with plenty of options. My group chose this place for dinner on the recommendation of our hotel staff. The place is nothing to look at, but has a good variety of food at a good price. One of our party said...More

Thank Lois P
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

As we were passing through we stopped for breakfast here. There's nothing fancy about this place but we were greeted by a friendly staff and were seated promptly at a booth. Our server was a wonderful young woman who was very engaging and attentive. This...More

Thank James B
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Breakfast Buffet wasn't all that great service could have been a lot better know refill on coffee biscuits was the best thing.

Thank jethomas316
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

My husband loves this place, had an early breakfast there daily, the lunch and dinner buffet always has a good selection of homestyle food.

Thank Elise F
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Nasty dirty, went for dinner, the food was no homemade, waitress was rude, asked us about refill once then slapped bill on table and walked away

Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Great lunch buffet and the breakfast there is so good!! Great service. The young lady we had was so sweet to my little girl

Thank Samantha C
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Stopped for breakfast on the way back to Atlanta. The restaurant is right off the highway across the street from Cracker Barrel. The buffet was plentiful and quite scrumptious. The service was excellent. They had good strong coffee, nice crisp bacon, and fresh baking powder...More

Thank JBC1466
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

We walked in & personally I was a little nervous given it was a buffet. I don't normally do buffet food, but I figured we would stay. I'm so glad we did! The food was really good & the staff we're friendly.

Thank BowlturninHiker
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Samantha C
19 May 2017|
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Response from Janie G | Reviewed this property |
Yes, i heard they have the breakfast buffet everyday.
24 December 2016|
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Response from Dale N | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do.
23 September 2016|
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Response from Larry Jaason A | Reviewed this property |
Thursday 6AM–8PM Friday 6AM–8PM Saturday 6AM–8:30PM Sunday 6AM–3AM Monday 6AM–8PM Tuesday 6AM–8PM Wednesday 6AM–8PM
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 82 Paradise St, Manchester, TN 37355-7817
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +1 931-723-4701
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