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The Chinese Buffet - St Helens

Savoy Buildings Bridge Street | Savoy Buildings, St Helens WA10 1NU, England
+44 1744 610002
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good30%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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CUISINES
Chinese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Savoy Buildings Bridge Street | Savoy Buildings, St Helens WA10 1NU, England
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1 - 10 of 668 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Was invited to go along with my daughter and husband to my grandsons girlfriends 21st birthday meal and as we had to leave a little earlier than the rest of the party asked if we four could pay separately. At 9.20pm we said our good...More

Thank walk_teen
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The restaurant is a disgrace, speaks too there workers in a horrendous manner. The knifes and forks was full of water marks like they had just been thrown out of the dishwasher and left secondly the napkin was all scrunched up like someone had used...More

Thank hsipayyy124
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited with my husband and 2 children. Buffet chinese as much as you want to eat including dessert. Girls loved it food lovely not greasy as some of these places can be. Lots to choose from and even the desserts as you can pull your...More

Thank _michelle_atbos
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Come here a lot with my husband and we are never disappointed. The most we have ever waited for a table was 30 minutes this was only due to there being 4 big party's at the time. Food is amazing and the staff are very...More

Thank MrMrsArnold
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just sat in the Chinese Buffet with my family and despite having been here several times before find this vist extremely disappointing. Paid just short of £14 a head to find all the food trays empty at 8:30pm desite being open for another couple of...More

Thank Smiffy_9
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited tonight with work friends and was pleasantly surprised. I tried all sorts and it was very tasty. Some foods were super salty but I like this so not a problem for me. They had my fave Char Sui buns. My only oddity was I...More

Thank Debby M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food, lots of different dishes to choose from and if you want to eat great Chinese food that's the place

Thank barti82
Gaynor R, Guest Relations Manager at The Chinese Buffet - St Helens, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your lovely comments and we're so glad you enjoyed dining with us!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you like Chinese food then if you come here then you are going to proper Love it. Fabulous food to die for , and-big big bonus- just keep going back for more if you want, oh- the apple pie and custard took me to...More

Thank Robert C
Gaynor R, Guest Relations Manager at The Chinese Buffet - St Helens, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your lovely comments and we're so glad you enjoy dining with us, and love our apple pie and custard! We hope to welcome you again

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was a little bland, a lot of choice but when you have a lot of food left out for a time it seems to go a little stale, I just thought for the price the quality was very poor. The bar was expensive 2...More

Thank Ken D
Gaynor R, Guest Relations Manager at The Chinese Buffet - St Helens, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback and I'm sorry to hear you didn't have a great experience with us, we pride ourselves on the quality of our dishes so I will pass your comments back to the team.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely disgusting! From the dirty sticky tables and chairs to the dirty and chipped plates ans cutlery! Dark Hairs in the food that was clearly cooked in it e.g. chicken wings with hairs cooked in the batter. Staff collected the plates whilst we were still...More

1  Thank AmyW89
Gaynor R, Guest Relations Manager at The Chinese Buffet - St Helens, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback and I'm sorry to hear you didn't enjoy dining with us, we pride ourselves in the quality of our food and service, and we follow strict guidelines set by the FSA around food preparation. I will pass your comments back...More

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ron f
14 July 2017|
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Response from Sarahkelly67 | Reviewed this property |
Didn't see a menu
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ron f
25 May 2017|
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Response from 790kevin1974 | Reviewed this property |
The general Sea food and they have set lunch time deals
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Jan F
11 March 2017|
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Response from Joymc1985 | Reviewed this property |
It is £15.00 per adult and a couple quid cheaper for kids at dinner time and it's a bit cheaper at lunch time for adults and kids and this doesn't include drinks. The menu and prices are on their website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$18
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Buffet
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:30
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Savoy Buildings Bridge Street | Savoy Buildings, St Helens WA10 1NU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  St Helens
  • Phone Number: +44 1744 610002
Description
The Chinese Buffet is a dynamic and exciting, modern Chinese restaurant. Launched initially as a single restaurant in Bolton the concept has grown in size and stature into an emerging brand with nationwide aspirations. Peter Wu, Paolo Hu and David Hu created The Chinese Buffet with the clear aim of providing a new style of buffet restaurant, high quality food at low cost to customers. They created an eclectic blend of Chinese food using only the finest and freshest ingredients, prepared and presented to the highest of standards. THE Chinese Buffet believes all their customers should receive the care, attention and quality they would expect from the finest of a la carte restaurant.
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