PissedConsumer.com strives to provide consumers with the right information to make informed purchasing decisions. Our website collected and compiled various consumer reviews about Old Country Buffet and Golden Corral as well as customer ratings and recommendations for these brands. Each brand score is calculated based on set of relevant criteria and displays company performance over time.

Old Country Buffet
Golden Corral

Old Country Buffet and Golden Corral Overview

Total reviews
205
1237
Company responses
0
0
Issues resolved
0
3

Golden Corral was first mentioned on PissedConsumer on Aug 27, 2008 and since then this brand received 1237 reviews. It is 1032 reviews more than Old Country Buffet received since Jan 14, 2009.

Old Country Buffet and Golden Corral Consumer Ratings

Rank
166 out of 5046 in Cafes, Restaurants and Bars category
128 out of 5046 in Cafes, Restaurants and Bars category
Customer service
72 in category
68 in category
Discounts and Special Offers
127 in category
138 in category
Diversity of Products or Services
162 in category
143 in category

According to consumer ratings and reviews, Golden Corral ranks 38 points higher in the Cafes, Restaurants and Bars category than Old Country Buffet. People gave Old Country Buffet 2 stars for Customer service criterion in Cafes, Restaurants and Bars category and it is 292 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. At the same time, Golden Corral was rated 2.1 stars for Customer service criterion in this category and it is 296 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. If we look at Discounts and Special Offers criterion, than we see that Old Country Buffet has a higher rating than Golden Corral. Regarding Diversity of Products or Services criterion, consumers gave Old Country Buffet 2.2 stars and it is 55% greater than other in category. Golden Corral however was rated 2.4 stars and it is 61% greater than other in category.

Old Country Buffet and Golden Corral Rating Details

Customer service
2 (64 reviews)
2.1 (486 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

I went to eat at old country buffet the cashier was calling for a manager they both were out in the parking lot smoking the customer was waiting and was very upset blossom was the cashier ..

PissedConsumer1067463

Lexington Park/California MARYLANDDecember 3, 2019 My husband and I stopped by our local Golden Corral for a meal. We have been there many times with no complaints. Yesterday the servers were too busy sweeping the floor to take away our plates. The food was the problem. The sweet rolls (on the...

linda g
Discounts and Special Offers
2 (57 reviews)
1.8 (370 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

The Harrisburg restaurant used to be excellent ! Now, it is much less than mediocre! Foods are of very low quality, and very poorly prepared. They have definitely lost my business.

PissedConsumer1713535

...Only had sirloin,said their special that day was roast turkey. Mislead once again..

WALT B
Diversity of Products or Services
2.2 (57 reviews)
2.4 (425 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

Tonight i took my wife out to dinner at the Old Country Buffet located at 5815 LAKEWOOD TOWNE CENTER BLVD SW TACOMA, WA 98499. After paying for our food we had a hard time finding a table that was not needed to be cleaned off. We had to hunt down a waiter to get a table cleaned off for us to...

PissedConsumer945417

Treated badly and insulted. Got our money back and left

JOHN A

Old Country Buffet and Golden Corral Pros and Cons

Pros
  • Leaving the place eating some other place
  • Good food
  • Variety of food
  • Waitresses
  • Food
Cons
  • Customer service
  • Food
  • Bait and switch pricing
  • Service
  • Manager
  • Customer service

Old Country Buffet and Golden Corral Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews
5

This is totally B.S. and that comes straight out of reviews from the Health Department. Call for the facts don't listen...

5

On Fri. Aug.2914 we met some of our relatives at Bedford in. Golden corral we have always had a wonderful experience...

Old Country Buffet and Golden Corral Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews
1

Me and my wife went to country buffet in west Saint Paul on Robert Street they charge us 32 dollars for a really bad...

1

food served was cold from the rolls to the meat almost all of it was dry from sitting out too long ... some of it...

Old Country Buffet and Golden Corral Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews
2.2

The Harrisburg restaurant used to be excellent ! Now, it is much less than mediocre! Foods are of very low quality, and...

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Wife and myself were eating at the golden corral in beaufort sc.
While eating a slice of pecan pie, I noticed a large hai...

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Old Country Buffet and Golden Corral Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • Old Country Buffet Sanitary Conditions (17 reviews)
  • Old Country Buffet Customer Care (10 reviews)
  • Old Country Buffet Buffet (4 reviews)
  • Golden Corral Manager (186 reviews)
  • Golden Corral Buffet (120 reviews)
  • Golden Corral Sanitary Conditions (98 reviews)