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Japanese, American, Chinese, Asian, Canadian
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Dinner, Brunch, Lunch
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Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Parking Available, Free off-street parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Delivery, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Gift Cards Available
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Reviewed February 1, 2022

Would definitely not recommend. The food was not very tasty and under seasoned. The pad Thai was almost ok. There are some very good restaurants in Collingwood which would be a better choice.

Date of visit: December 2021
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Reviewed August 19, 2021

Decided to drive to Collingwood from Balm Beach (45-50 mins away) took 7 people for Saturday dinner. Unfortunately it was not worth the drive. Extremely hot in the restaurant which caused the ice cream very soft to the point of melting. many of the entree...containers did not have anything in them & were never replenished such as honey garlic ribs, baked mussels with cheese, to name just a few, 2 soups offered Hot & Sour only 1/3 in pot never filled, Wonton soup there were no wontons & only 1/4 of pot never filled with broth, we were there at 7:30 and even though it looked like they were checking , very little was done to fill them up. The womens washroom was disgustingly dirty with no toilet paper, my companion told the staff but when they returned later, nothing was done. Did not look like they were trying to social distance as our table was beside another table filled with 8 people. In past years we have gone here for the dinner buffet and it was very good and much more selection & quality, Too bad , not worth the drive.More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed April 5, 2021 via mobile

This is a place to enjoy food prepared and delivered with excellent product and under the supervision of Erin, the owner. Even with the restrictions of COVID, this establishment provides Service as well as a quality menu.

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed January 6, 2021

as a north american who was initiated into Asian fusion food at restaurants like Thai Magic, Nami and Hiro's on Church, i can attest to the fact that Crystal Buffet will make you feel fine about return visits. leaving to pick up their insanely low...priced and delicious fish & chips as we speak. must be visit #18 and i live in Mississauga and only visit Collingwood.More

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed January 5, 2021 via mobile

Hands down the worst Chinese food I’ve ever had. I can’t believe they actually get away delivering this to people. All the food tasted like freezer burn. The beef with broccoli tasted more like fatty pork. Totally Disappointed.

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed October 15, 2020 via mobile

During COVID and our visit to Collingwood Sept 25-27th 2020 my daughter and I stopped by here. Usually a buffet, but not 2 choices; take out or dine in but order and stay at your table. We stayed and enjoyed our meal. We were the...only diners and it was absolutely fun to have the restaurant all to ourselves! Server had his mask on. We had mask on when go to and fro to the washroom and leaving the restaurant. The food was delicious! We took our time and had a great dining experience! Food was served promptly and tasted amazing. Will come back 😊 Sorry I only saved 1 picture the rest were on my Instagram story, oops!More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed September 26, 2020 via mobile

Very good food. Great service. The food was hot, presented well and tasty. Would go there again! Very good variety of choices considering the buffet was closed.

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed April 15, 2020

Wow !! I'm really impressed with the EXCELLENT QUALITY OF THE FOOD but they went the extra distance to DELIVER to us in the BLUE MOUNTAINS. THANK YOU ALL FOR YOUR SERVICE !! They certainly went the distance to make our isolation a little better...!!More

Date of visit: April 2020
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Reviewed March 7, 2020 via mobile

Just left from a great dinner at the Crystal Buffet. Chinese food and sushi was great. Roast beef, gravy and mashed...not the best but edible. Small crab legs, but again, they tasted good. Lots of desserts to choose from including a chocolate fountain. They were...constantly refilling trays etc. We found the price a little high (2 adults, 1 under 12 and 2 soft drinks) $85 plus tip. But, it was a great night off from cookingMore

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed February 2, 2020

I will never go there again they charge 28 bux for buffet which the meat was fake not even gd french fries or onion rings they were freezer burnt . But really said to charge that much n use processed meat . I wouldn't feed...it to my dogMore

Date of visit: February 2020
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Frequently Asked Questions about Crystal Buffet

Yes, Crystal Buffet offers takeaway services.

Yes, Crystal Buffet offers delivery services.

Crystal Buffet is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 3.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 3.5
  • Atmosphere: 4