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Golden Corral

218 Bypass Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23185-2921
+1 757-229-3785
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good39%
  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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“cotton candy” (27 reviews)
“steak” (67 reviews)
“fried shrimp” (5 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
218 Bypass Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23185-2921
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was good. Couldn't decide dinner choices so came here. Prime rib rare, steak cooked to order, shrimp on the barbi, sweet potatoes with marshmallow, salad was fresh, dessert ok

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love this chain. This place is the weak link. Our service was fine. Food was the problem. Many things were either under-cooked or over-cooked. Even worse, I never got a piece of fried chicken as they were out for 40 minutes at high noon.

Thank Bob19512014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The dining rooms were crowded and the tables were placed so close together that it was impossible to move around without having others stand or pull their chairs up tight to the table. The floors and counter areas were not clean and it took a...More

1  Thank yodab
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

The service is good, the food is excellent and the price you can't beat. My 5yr old $5, my 12 yrs old $6 and adults $15. All you can eat, hot foods, salads, soup, desserts, etc. Wonderful.

Thank dreabear105
Reviewed 16 August 2017

After visiting 2 great local breakfast restaurants this trip, (Five Forks and Mama Steves) we decided to go corporate on day 3 and visit the Golden Corral,a place in Williamsburg we hadn't been in a few years. The all you can eat and drink price...More

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

This place has stepped it up a notch since my last visit two years ago. Many great choices, food is being replenished with fresh food often , and the servers are polite. Come early around five to beat the crowds. There is a two dollar...More

Thank Idreamov
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Good food and great staff. Fresh food. Not super crowded. Very good salad bar. Reasonably clean. Staff works hard to clean messy tables as soon as possible.

Thank phred w
Reviewed 14 August 2017

This buffet restaurant has a chocolate fountain with items to cover and eat. Lots of variety of entrees and salad. The only complaint I had was with our server Leo. It was difficult to get refills on drinks and he was not attentive. I think...More

Thank SMC48
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

The were many foods for you to choose from as the buffet had every thing as they say soup to nuts. The meat, fish, salads, fruits and deserts were in compitation with each other all were delicious. Now for the children they have chocolate dipped...More

Thank jomar75
Reviewed 14 August 2017

I went here while visiting the many tourist attractions in Williamsburg. I was quite truthfully disgusted by the food, since the other people who decided to eat there put their half eaten chicken and other various items back. On top of this, the tables were...More

1  Thank Rebecca S
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Carolyn C
24 April 2017|
Response from bassbum | Reviewed this property |
Sorry - won't be back there until next month. Check their website or call the store. Enjoy!!
Bill W
20 October 2016|
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Response from t m | Reviewed this property |
Seniors Early bird was M-Sat 11am-4pm $7.59 & M-Sun up until 11am $8.19 for breakfast & lunch 11-4 Was $8.19. Call before going because Prices do change. This is what I remember paying for my Aunt when I was there & August
5 July 2015|
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Response from elmolover81 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have gluten free options, dress code is relaxed and no pets unless it's a service dog
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 218 Bypass Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23185-2921
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Williamsburg
  • Phone Number: +1 757-229-3785
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