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Joyce & Family Restaurant and Catering

129 N Main St, Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526-1933
+1 919-567-1717
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  • Very good24%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
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129 N Main St, Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526-1933
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been attempting to try as many of the local places as I can being that I'm new to the area. My dad and I decided to try this place tonight. I'm so glad we did. The staff was friendly, the food was delicious...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

This place is your momma's cooking. From collard greens, fried chicken, sweet potatoes to sweet cakes to tickle your palette, this is the place to go. Cherize, our waitress was AWESOME! Very friendly, cordial and attentive. You want southern cooking? This is the place to...More

Thank Sheila W
Reviewed 25 April 2017

My brother turned me on to this place, and I have been going back often. I love the food and people. Check it out, you will not be disappointed.

Thank Jimmie B
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

We drove by Joyce's at lunchtime, saw several cars and an attractive 7.99 buffet price, and decided to give it a try. We weren't disapp

1  Thank JohnP1104
Reviewed 19 November 2016

To sum it up, it just wan't good. The food selection was minimal, salad bar almost nonexistent, food that was served buffet style was over cooked, kind of flavorless, didn't seem fresh, even the water tasted suspect. The attendant person never refilled my water. It...More

1  Thank tiedyeclothingdotcom
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for a 5 star, fancy-dancy restaurant, you might not want to dine here. However, if you don't mind down home southern, this is your place. The decor isn't nothing to look at, the place isn't even pretty, but the food &...More

1  Thank Cathy G
Reviewed 22 September 2016

My review would be a 3.5 if possible. The food is good and served buffet style. Mostly different versions of chicken, a salad bar and a bunch of veggies and sides. If you don't want Southern Country cooking this is not the place for you....More

1  Thank elandja
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for county cooking, look no further! Joyce & Family does not disappoint. Have eaten here a few times and it is very consistent. Nice and friendly staff and very reasonable prices.

1  Thank GuyfromILMNC
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

I have eaten here several times. The food is delicious, great priced and the staff are friendly. My 5 star review is based on the food, the price and the service. This is my go-to place for a home cooked, nostalgic meal that I do...More

1  Thank LilMiss1
Reviewed 15 March 2016

not good at all...waited for 15 mins and no one came to serve us... not making a statement here but.....

1  Thank beachlvr57
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 9
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Reservations, Buffet, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 18:00
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: 129 N Main St, Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526-1933
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Fuquay-Varina
  • Phone Number: +1 919-567-1717
Joyce & Family was established in 1997. We are known for our signature (made from scratch) brand of southern cuisine. We have been profiled in several local publications. We have a banquet room that can be used for family gatherings, church socials, business meetings or whatever you event may be. We cater for any event, and we can cater your event in our banquet room. We have the best food in town at a reasonable price. Come in and visit us and I guarantee you will leave happy and full.
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