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Buffet City

George St, Exeter EX4 3HX, England
+44 1392 438885
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good33%
  • Average19%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible19%
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
George St, Exeter EX4 3HX, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went with a big group 6x adults 4x children on the 20/5/18 around 1pm. Arrived to be sat to look at a drinks menu for one of our party to ask for a glass of tap water to be told she had to pay a...More

Thank kirstyxtheo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I walked in and was asked to pay straight away! i did not even know what i wanted! We sat down and was handed..no thrown two drinks that we ordered..The food was luke warm served by people that did not care and had little regard...More

Thank Will C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Price has gone up and quality has gone down. Fewer dishes with replacements including hash browns and cocktail sausages. They even make you pay up front now so you can’t change your mind when you realise how poor the food has got.

Thank Nick C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been to Buffet City once before this time, and obviously chose to return. However, I was appalled by the experience I had to endure on my most recent visit. On arrival you must pay for food and drinks before you consume them. They...More

1  Thank chipadvisor123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just awful from start to finish they need to do a course in customer service as there certainly wasn’t any very bad manners and the food was awful and my feet stuck to the floor

1  Thank Kerry M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been here a few times this month. Always lovely food freshly cooked and staff are very nice. Not cramped at all. Very spacious.

Thank Mark S
Reviewed April 10, 2018

We went in as a large family, all children were lined up and measured. My youngest grandson who is 2 has a special diet so can't eat normal food. The person serving us made sure everyone heard whilst shaking his finger, he said if I...More

3  Thank wendylyneley
Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

Meal was ok been there couple of time . Only bad thing I think they should get new plates or dishwasher. Every plate I picked up was dirty or stuck on dirty. Best thing to do is once you get a clean plate guard it...More

Thank Steve G
Reviewed April 4, 2018

6 of us went to visit on Wednesday and we were so pleased we did! The food was excellent, hot, plentiful and tasty! None of us understand why the other reviews are so negative. The staff were helpful and always on hand. We didn’t feel...More

Thank Rachel L
Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

Ok I guess you get what you pay for but there was not a piece of garlic or ginger or any flavour in the food what so ever. The vegetable dishes were over cooked, and everything was bland bland bland. The only saving grace (yeah...More

1  Thank Peeky1323
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January 9, 2018|
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Response from hepa | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know. They have a notice advise no to ask staff re food intolerances. So suggest you contact them directly.
Sue G
April 17, 2017|
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Response from Ed E | Reviewed this property |
No, pets are not allowed.
December 8, 2016|
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Response from Mojojo0217 | Reviewed this property |
There are steps to the entrance. So as far as I'm aware I would say No. but you could always call, just in case they have another point of entry.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:45 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:45 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:45 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:45 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:45 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:45 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:45 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: George St, Exeter EX4 3HX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Exeter
  • Phone Number: +44 1392 438885
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