McLains Family Steakhouse
622 Hugh Adams Road
DeFuniak Springs, FL 32435
(850) 892-2402

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Steakhouse Restaurant in DeFuniak Springs, FL

 Welcome to McLains Family Steakhouse - the Panhandle’s best buffet restaurant!

Buffet Restaurant DeFuniak Springs, FL Conveniently located north of I-10 at the DeFuniak Springs, FL exit, this 17 year old family run steakhouse restaurant and seafood restaurant offers everything; seafood, steak, award winning fried chicken, tacos, Asian, ribs, crab, fish, desserts and more! Need to wake up with a smile? Try our breakfast buffet on Saturday and Sunday!

When you're in the mood for a buffet restaurant in DeFuniak Springs, FL, you definitely want to check out McLains Family Steakhouse. With a lunch buffet that features over 60 items you're sure to find something delicious for your next lunch out. It contains a salad bar and hot bar featuring different specials and vegetables. Call for more information.

Or maybe you're looking for a buffet restaurant for a classier dinner outing. Friday and Saturday night, McLains Family Steakhouse offer a buffet of steak and seafood restaurant items. Devilied crab, shimp, fish, clam strips; you name it, the buffet has it. Enjoy all you can eat crab legs or steaks of all varieties. You will go home entirely full and satisfied.

Enjoy breakfast at our buffet restaurant!

Buffet Restaurant DeFuniak Springs, FL

Nothing quite beats a breakfast buffet restaurant. On Saturday and Sunday morning, McLains Family Steakhouse has a buffet that will start your day with a full stomach and a smile. Cheesy grits, potatoes, eggs, bacon, sausage, pancakes, and so much more; you're sure to find your favorite breakfast item.

McLain’s Family Steakhouse was established in 1996 by Al and Faye McLain and Roger Leatherberry.

Buffet Restaurant DeFuniak Springs, FL Al was a retired restaurateur from Crestview, Florida where he and Roger, were competitors in the restaurant industry.  A strong friendship was established and when Al grew tired of retirement they went into business to purchase a restaurant in DeFuniak Springs, FL.  Al and Faye McLain owned and operated the restaurant until 1998 when Roger Leatherberry purchased it from them.  Remaining a family owned and operated business for 15 years has been a blessing.

Catering pricing is available for any type of party.  We cater from picnic style buffet to full crystal table settings. Wedding Rehearsal Dinner, Company Parties, Anniversary Dinners, Sports team dinners, Class Reunions, Church functions and CHRISTMAS PARTIES! We do it all!!! Call, Linda at 850-333-1603 or Roger at 850-892-2402 for menu pricing.

Don’t forget gift certificates! They are perfect for any occasion such as birthdays, holidays and anniversaries! We also accept Cash payment. We proudly provide services in DeFuniak Springs, FL.

When you're looking for the best steak and seafood restaurant in DeFuniak Springs, FL, come to McLains Family Steakhouse. You'll find everything you're looking for in the buffet restaurant. Call or stop by today.

Products & Services

On Saturday and Sunday morning treat yourself to our breakfast buffet that consists of buttered and cheesy grits, potatoes, eggs, gravies (tomato, chipped beef, and sausage), bacon, link sausage, patty sausage, corned beef hash, pancakes, French toast, and more.

Lunch Buffet: Includes a 60+ item salad bar, a hot bar with food items that usually contain 5 meat items, 6 vegetable items, mashed potatoes and rice.  The hot bar includes our Southern Living award winning fried chicken. 

Our week day specialty bars are:

  • Monday - Italian
  • Tuesday - Taco day
  • Wednesday - Asian specialty
  • Thursday - Rib day
  • Friday - Fish day

Also available for lunch and dinner are appetizers, salads, and sandwiches. Friday and Saturday nights are host to our steak and seafood buffet. Desserts include pie, fruits and of course ice cream!


Pricing is available for any type of party.  We cater from picnic style buffet to full crystal table settings.  Wedding rehearsal dinner, company parties, anniversary dinners, sports team dinners, class reunions, church functions and CHRISTMAS PARTIES! We do it all!! Call, Linda at 850-333-1603 or Roger at 850-892-2402 for menu pricing.

Don’t forget gift certificates! They are perfect for any occasion such as birthdays, holidays, and anniversaries!

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McLains Family Steakhouse

Not sure what you want for dinner?
Wed Aug 20 15:36:00 EDT 2014

Stop by our buffet and get a little taste of everything!


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When it’s hot out…
Wed Jun 18 12:30:00 EDT 2014

Beat the heat and stay out of the kitchen. Our bountiful buffet boasts many options, with something for everyone to enjoy! 

Check out this excerpt from a recent TripAdvisor review:
Wed Jun 04 12:30:00 EDT 2014

"Had Sunday lunch buffet. Fried chicken was great...will definitely be back"

Tempt your taste buds!
Fri May 16 17:00:00 EDT 2014

We have steak and seafood along with our many other mouthwatering choices available tonight! We look forward to seeing you soon! 

Join us for brunch tomorrow!
Fri May 02 17:00:00 EDT 2014

Come on in this weekend to enjoy our delicious breakfast buffet. We have something for everyone to enjoy here at McLain’s! 

An Answer To Your Questions!
Mon Apr 14 16:35:00 EDT 2014

We want to answer any and all questions you have for us! Simply pick up the phone and dial (850) 892-2402 for the answers you seek today!

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