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2193 Highway 71, Marianna, FL 32448-2540
+1 850-526-2969
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10:30 - 21:00
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Mon - Fri 10:30 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 06:00 - 21:00
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Thomasville, Georgia
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150 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Had the country fried chop, and fried chicken gizzards combo. It was really good. Potato salad was excellent Mustard greens were not up to this Southerner's taste, no flavor. My server Courtney, gave quick and excellent service. Country atmosphere. Good place to stop while you are traveling through Marianna.

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Thank William G
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4 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is one of the best restaurants we stopped at after being on the road for many hours. Nothing fancy but boy the food is great and the waitresses are very nice. We recommend Po Folks restaurant highly to anyone looking for a great meal and reasonably priced!

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Thank Janet P
Melbourne Beach
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While traveling we spent the night in the motel nest door, and thought we would try it for dinner. I had the whole catfish dinner and it was super!

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Thank Henry C
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 April 2017

The restaurant was clean and inviting. The buffet looked and smelled delicious! This is a very family-friendly place. The food is very good!

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Thank Lynn W
Sioux City, Iowa
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24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We enjoyed the local flavor of this restaurant. It wasn't the prettiest (or most spotless) place ever, but it was a local favorite . Lots of people knew each other. The waitresses were friendly and helpful. Food was good.

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Thank gail65114
1 review
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

This used to be a shoneys because it looks as though pofolks just stuck their name on it and left it at that . Remodel or close that's my advice.

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Thank Angela W
Orlando, Florida
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57 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

We remembered how good, what high quality ingredients they used in the 80's, and couldn't wait to stop. We actually planned our day around a stop to eat here. That was a mistake. We arrived around 6:30 central time. They were out of a lot of food items, though only a handful of tables were occupied. Working around the outages,... More 

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Thank Daydreming
Napoleonville, La
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 20 March 2017

6 years ago we stopped in this restaurant and had a very very good meal, this year not so much. In fact we were unable to even get seated. After spending $20 for 4 beer's across the street at a Ruby Tuesday's we decided to walk across the street to relive the experience of a very good "family" restaurant. It... More 

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Thank ray4a
United States
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017

My husband and I travel I-10 often and in December, 2016 decided to give Po'Folks a try since we always jump off exit 142 for gas on our trips. Honestly, the gas station food probably would have been a better choice. I ordered the chicken and dumplings and have found more chicken in one of McDonald's chicken nuggets than my... More 

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Thank Gail458
Boca Raton, Florida
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49 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Service was so so. No smiles. Food was terrible. I ordered the fish. Tasteless and I am sure not fresh. My wife ordered the chicken and dumplings. Again tasteless and there was more gravy than chicken. Food took a long time to arrive. Had to ask for drink refills, which did not seem to be the server's priority. Unless you... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 21:00
Monday
10:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 21:00
Thursday
10:30 - 21:00
Friday
10:30 - 21:00
Saturday
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2193 Highway 71, Marianna, FL 32448-2540
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Marianna
  • Phone Number: +1 850-526-2969

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?