PissedConsumer.com strives to provide consumers with the right information to make informed purchasing decisions. Our website collected and compiled various consumer reviews about Golden Corral and Ryans Buffet 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.

Golden Corral
Ryans Buffet

Golden Corral and Ryans Buffet Overview

Total reviews
1238
310
Company responses
0
0
Issues resolved
3
0

Golden Corral was first mentioned on PissedConsumer on Aug 27, 2008 and since then this brand received 1238 reviews. It is 928 reviews more than Ryans Buffet received since Apr 6, 2009.

Golden Corral and Ryans Buffet Consumer Ratings

Rank
128 out of 5046 in Cafes, Restaurants and Bars category
151 out of 5046 in Cafes, Restaurants and Bars category
Customer service
68 in category
63 in category
Staff
91 in category
81 in category
Diversity of Products or Services
142 in category
160 in category

According to consumer ratings and reviews, Golden Corral ranks 23 points higher in the Cafes, Restaurants and Bars category than Ryans Buffet. People gave Golden Corral 2.1 stars for Customer service criterion in Cafes, Restaurants and Bars category and it is 297 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. At the same time, Ryans Buffet was rated 2.1 stars for Customer service criterion in this category and it is 302 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. If we look at Staff criterion, than we see that Ryans Buffet has a higher rating than Ryans Buffet. Regarding Diversity of Products or Services criterion, consumers gave Golden Corral 2.4 stars and it is 61% greater than other in category. Ryans Buffet however was rated 2.2 stars and it is 56% greater than other in category.

Golden Corral and Ryans Buffet Rating Details

Customer service
2.1 (486 reviews)
2.1 (123 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

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

Been here 30 minutes and nobody has came to bring us our first drink

Nikiya
Staff
2.1 (430 reviews)
2.1 (97 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...THE waitress we had was SUPERB!! THE REST OF THE STAFF AND COMPANY NEED REVIEWING! i will go after reembursment for every penny i have to spend to make sure my daughter is okay. Medications breathing treatments rash creams whatever it may be. Something needs to be done and soon...

Rohin

...Every time I asked the staff about the food they said they were working on it...

Dianne M
Diversity of Products or Services
2.4 (425 reviews)
2.2 (105 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

Treated badly and insulted. Got our money back and left

JOHN A

No one has contacted us to see if we were ok or anything and this was February 22 @tye Sandusky Ryans no one ever answer risk management their just an horrible business

Lola

Golden Corral and Ryans Buffet Pros and Cons

Pros
  • Variety of food
  • Waitresses
  • Food
  • Our waitress
  • Server
  • Friendly people
Cons
  • Service
  • Manager
  • Customer service
  • Empty pans on hot bar
  • Atmosphere
  • Food choice

Golden Corral and Ryans Buffet Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews
5

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

5

I am a customer that used to come in very often,i hardly ever go anymore,i have watched this restaurant go downhill...

Golden Corral and Ryans Buffet Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews
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...

1

It was my son's 25th birthday we chose Ryan's in Springfield MO. What a mistake for our family gathering! The service...

Golden Corral and Ryans Buffet Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews

I would like to book a party for Dec 20, 2019 at 7pm. I have 40-50 people.

Read all 1238 reviews

This was the WOREST buffet restaurant Ive every been to The food was awful dried out and the meat was so tuff that my...

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Golden Corral and Ryans Buffet Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • Golden Corral Manager (186 reviews)
  • Golden Corral Buffet (120 reviews)
  • Golden Corral Sanitary Conditions (98 reviews)
  • Ryans Buffet Manager (47 reviews)
  • Ryans Buffet Sanitary Conditions (30 reviews)
  • Ryans Buffet Chicken (24 reviews)