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Home Town Buffet

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24990 Redlands Blvd., Loma Linda, CA 92354-4004
+1 909-796-6588
10:00 - 20:30
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Sun 08:00 - 20:30
Mon - Thu 10:00 - 20:30
Fri 10:00 - 21:00
Sat 08:00 - 21:00
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Malibu, California
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114 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2013

For the price that you pay at Hometown Buffet, you might as well go any place that you really want to go to. I hate coming to the one in Rialto, Where people let their kids act like animals at the zoo. Kids yelling, running around, standing on chairs, When does it end?. Makes me just want to get up... More 

Thank Bill R
San Bernardino, California
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 February 2013

Well, I did try the new stir fry they have been advertising. it's pretty dry and pretty plain. Way worse than I thought it would be. I even asked for beef And chicken. It was just O.K.

Thank Steffanie S
Hanford, California
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 January 2013

Had not been to an Home Town buffet in several years and they still haven't improved. Steak was cold and tough. No fresh vegs- only can corn and green beans. Denny's would have been better

Thank cdm0723
Ocean City, New Jersey
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2012

Tired but has quite a variety of food. Some of the top line of meat is either "wait for it to come out for a while" or has been under the lights for some time. Looking for an inexpensive meal with variety? This place is for you. Good on your budget

Thank purple_bud
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2012

never been to a home town buffet and was worried that the food quality would be disapointing but i was wrong. they had top sirloin steak and it had good flavor and texture. the ham was very good and a nice selection of deserts

Thank gbears
Grand Terrace, California, United States
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2012

Parents letting their little ones run around, grabbing food with their bare hands, making messes and running into people, etc, just makes me angry. One child did this after sneezing and wiping his nose with his hand. I just left, couldn't take it anymore. It's just gross. I also witnessed one girl putting food wrapped in napkins, into her mother's... More 

Thank LoriDunhamWilliams
Niland, ca
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8 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2012

Although we had read a negative review one person in our group of 4 wanted to try it. We were so glad we did. Starting with the Clam chowder soup- creamy, clammy and a hint of a spice we loved. The Bourbon chicken continued the nicely seasoned surprises. My wife found the baked chicken very good when usually it is... More 

Thank Luv2eat-idaho
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 February 2010

More of a fun place to pig out than anything else. Foods ok. The desserts are good. Cheese cake is the best

Thank cleoalt
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Reviewed 23 July 2008

I had to give 4 stars because of the value and the fact that it is my son's favorite eatery place.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2008

My husband and I went here one night when we were really hungry. The food was a step above cafeteria food. The steak cuts were rubbery, small, and unavailable most of the time. The food was greasy and chewy from being under the heat lamps. I would never go here again.

Thank mikokittykat

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24990 Redlands Blvd., Loma Linda, CA 92354-4004
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Loma Linda
  • Phone Number: +1 909-796-6588

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?