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Thunderbird Country Buffet Restaurant

2004 W Lucas St, Florence, SC 29501-1203
+1 843-669-1611
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good34%
  • Average22%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
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2004 W Lucas St, Florence, SC 29501-1203
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am from Florence but now live in Columbia. On a visit last weekend back home for a funeral, five of us were looking forward to eating here again -- its been about 15 years since we were there. The food was adequate but there...More

Thank mfweave
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Their food is good. You have senior citizen discount. Buffet is wonderful Staff is wonderful and they make sure everything is alright

Thank 528bettyp
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Stopped in here on a recommendation from locals. The food was tasty, more like home cooking, I really enjoyed it. Restaurant clean and employees were friendly. I would definitely go back, especially if I was craving southern food cooked like you were at momma's house.

Thank Patricia R
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

This place is nasty! It needs to be shut down! Carpet and tables and chairs looks like it was installed in the 50's! Carpet is so nasty,how could it pass inspection i will never no. The glass over the food had so much grease on...More

Thank Henry W
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Our meal at the Thunderbird was the biggest disappointment in food preparation in quite awhile. Meatloaf was floating in grease. Vegetables had to be out of cans. Smoked sausage didn't taste like real meat; just cheap meat. The mac and cheese was dried out. The...More

Thank nancycH8603YO
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Meal was great!! Excellent server. The dining room was dirty and the ceiling appeared to never have been cleaned.

Thank clockmannc1
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Old fashion country cooking at its best. Buffett always fresh with a variety of meats, vegetables, salad and dessert unsurpassed by most. Breakfast is like being at your grandmother's.

Thank vlmlhw
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

We just got off a cruise ship and are driving north with my in-laws. They have stopped at exit 164 off route 95 and enjoyed the buffet here for over 10 years! So we had to try it, although apprehensive about eating there. There were...More

1  Thank JaniceRon
Reviewed 8 March 2017

food was good home country cooking.Doesn't look like much from the outside but its a great place for a stop on a bus trip

Thank Louise O
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Great southern food! It is a must stop when pass by Florence. Service is great. The best fried chicken in the the South.

Thank 95wadew
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25 February 2017|
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Response from Angela P | Reviewed this property |
oh i'm sorry!! I been there for lunch and dinner and drink is included.
Edna Z
22 December 2016|
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Response from Mary N | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast Buffet. 6:00AM - 10:30AM Lunch / Dinner Buffet. 11:00AM - 9:30PM
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2004 W Lucas St, Florence, SC 29501-1203
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Florence
  • Phone Number: +1 843-669-1611
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