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1205 Red Bud Rd NE, Calhoun, GA 30701-9237
+1 706-629-1949
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

If it wasn't for their coffee we would skip it. It's very dated and dirty. The tan carpet is black and smells strange.

Thank Kristi D
Chattanooga, Tennessee
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

This was only place I saw close by while staying at the Quality Inn. I is actually just a walk across the street. If you are road weary and need some chow, it is ok. If you are looking for a nice place to eat, go south a couple of exits. The staff here though was very friendly.

Thank rds6210
Hickory, North Carolina
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68 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

In a scale of 1-10 I would give this Shoney's a high 7. The food is fresh and good. If you want good food and a friendly staff then this is the place for you.

Thank Martitia S
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

Arrived a bit late - the buffet looked decent but a lot of the food showed signs of being stale offerings. For 9$ I expected fresher and better.

Thank 639warrenc
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

My family stayed at the hotel across the street and decided to try Shoneys. It was seafood buffet night...never order seafood buffet!! The shrimp was dried out, hush puppies were dry & very hard, the salad dressing was very watered down with no flavor...not a good food choice. I wish I had read the reviews before hand. Our waitress was... More 

Thank Amy C
Calhoun, Georgia
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54 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016

Decided to give Shoney's another try after at least 10 years of not going here for the same reasons. Ordered 2 Saturday night buffets and my son ordered a Philly Cheese Steak with no peppers...simple enough...The food on the buffet looked like it had been there all day; or maybe left over from the night prior..the soup was 3/4 empty... More 

1 Thank foodforthemood
Calhoun, Georgia
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79 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016

we have been there for lunch but lately for Sunday Brunch... awesome..and our server was amazing ..the food was great...so much to choose from and always fresh... our family of 8 loved it.

Thank Colleenshere
Saint Louis, Missouri
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78 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

Not sure where to start. My wife and I were looking for a quick dinner during a drive through GA. It was a Friday night and was "seafood night". Yikes, I should have known by that. The food was completely inedible. Our server was very nice but the food wasn't even food. The place was filthy and the food looked... More 

2 Thank Dave K
almo, kentucky
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74 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015 via mobile

we made a very long trip to Florida for the funeral of our best friend. We stopped for the night in Calhoun on our way back. A ,shoney's was across from our hotel and since I was hungry for their beef cabbage soup, we chose to eat there. When we arrived, it was Seafood Buffet night. Since we both love... More 

Thank grammyrosebud
louisville.ky, United States
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70 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2015

Stopped after a days drive and did not feel like looking for someplace to eat. Shoneys was right across the street from the motel we were going to stay at. Ate off their dinner buffet bar and while filling, it wasn't anything out of the ordinary.My wife ordered the country fried steak and it was fried to a crisp....overdone. The... More 

Thank Roger E

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1205 Red Bud Rd NE, Calhoun, GA 30701-9237
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Calhoun
  • Phone Number: +1 706-629-1949

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