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Lotus Restaurant

279 Center St, Auburn, ME 04210-6138
+1 207-241-0870
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“sushi” (16 reviews)
“egg foo young” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Japanese, Sushi, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
279 Center St, Auburn, ME 04210-6138
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good food well prepared large selection. Staff is very nice. Price was reasonable. I'll be back as this is the better of the Asian restaurants in the area .

Thank drewandlaurie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate there for lunch on New Years Eve and again we were not disappointed. This is probably the 4th or 5th time we have a large group experience this restaurant to get together and we always leave completely satisfied with the choices on the...More

Thank ccharpy2
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

I have always eaten a good meal at Lotus. The buffet is fresh, hot and affordable . The staff is helpful and friendly. Give them a try!

Thank Mainer0
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Not worth the visit here. Heard good things but the food was very disappointing. Maybe the worst Chinese food we've ever had. No flavor. Not fresh. No variety. DIRTY. Customer service was friendly and very nice. We've eaten Chinese from coast to coast and this...More

Thank papafrita_picante
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We ate here Monday, Labor Day 2017. The selection was excellent, the food well prepared. The hostess and the wait staff were friendly and attentive. I have eaten at many Oriental buffets, but this was the best in this area. We'll be eating there again...More

1  Thank GoblinKeeper
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Wonderful meal, great food! Introduced a friend from Pittsburgh to a local favorite spot for wonderful food and company. Usually grab take out once a week. Food is consistently delicious. Friendly staff and great family that runs the restaurant.

1  Thank James A
Reviewed 22 July 2017

This is by far the best Chinese / Japanese buffet in town. There are many dishes to choose from. The sushi rolls are fresh and delicious. I always eat too much if I go here, but it's enjoyable! $10 per person 13 and up. Great...More

1  Thank Thomas H
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

I can't believe other reviews are rating this restaurant with four and five stars. We ate there for lunch and the food is disgusting. There are many choices to choose from but it all tastes the same, nasty. We had heard it was a good...More

Thank blcandgec
Reviewed 16 May 2017

They not only have the best Chinese buffet in the area, they are so welcoming and friendly. They made me sushi not on their menu, offered me free soup while I waited for them to make it, and when I declined, went and got it...More

1  Thank Greg M
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

So good!! Of course, the place was packed today, but because we had a reservation, both Moms received a gift of a free lunch buffet for a future visit. The food is very good all around, but the standouts for me were the crab rangoon,...More

1  Thank Bhoskins
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11 December 2015|
Response from Paul S | Reviewed this property |
It is $7.40 for lunch and $9.95 for dinner.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 279 Center St, Auburn, ME 04210-6138
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Auburn
  • Phone Number: +1 207-241-0870
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