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Lai Lai's Buffet and Dining

601 Bridle Ln, Monett, MO 65708-9307
+1 417-235-3568
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“sushi” (5 reviews)
“shrimp” (5 reviews)
“lo mein” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
601 Bridle Ln, Monett, MO 65708-9307
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Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

We visited family members in Aurora and had various restaurants experiences in Aurora and the adjoining cities. Today we had lunch at the Lai Lai restaurant and we enjoyed the food, the atmosphere and the quality of service. The price was very reasonable

Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

This is the best buffet I've ever had. It's clean and they are consistently replenishing the bar as needed. Our family loves to eat here. Highly recommended!!

Thank shawn_t_3
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Tried the buffet a couple days last summer. Inexpensive. Large selection. Easy in and out for lunch. Staff friendly. All things considered, a positive location for good Asian.

Thank 24679dano
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Lai lais has a great buffet with lots of variety. But I also like to order from the menu for different items. If you are an all you can eat type of person this buffet is for you. Restaurant is kept clean. Private dining area...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Lai Lai's is probably our favorite local restaurant and especially for Chinese food. The buffet is kept hot and empty dishes refilled quickly. They have a good variety of dishes, some spicy and some not. They serve a dish called milky shrimp that I have...More

Thank kjean2016
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Excellent variety of dishes. The milky shrimp is my favorite. The dinning area is very well kept. The bathrooms are clean. The buffet is filled regularly. The food is hot and fresh. If you like sushi give it a try it is some of the...More

Thank Julie E
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Just a block or two off of Hwy 60 sits a hidden treasure. The exterior: Plenty of parking, handicapped accessible, and easily accessed. The interior: sharp crisp design, comfortable table and cozy booth seating. Very clean and inviting. The food: trio very well stocked hit...More

Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

If you like Asian buffets you will love this restaurant. Menu items are great also and just take a little longer. Clean restaurant and very friendly employees Private meeting room if you book it.

Thank David B
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

We always enjoy the delicious buffet items. Although we've been to larger buffets, we've never been to one with food as yummy!! Milky shrimp...never had it before and it's so amazing! All other items are also delish...meatballs, mushrooms, crab rangoon...actually, with the exception of the...More

Thank Carmen W
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Good price for good food. Sushi isn't bad, if I'm not wanting to drive to Springfield it'll do. We always get the buffet and it has yet to disappoint. Only issue really is the cleanliness. The floors are always super sticky, I can hear myself...More

Thank Cameren H
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26 July 2015|
Response from Cobra1957 | Reviewed this property |
Monday thru Friday, 11:am till 2:30pm and then they open up again at 4:30 and open till 9:00pm. Friday and Saturday, open at 11:00am and close at 9:00pm, closed on Sunday.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 601 Bridle Ln, Monett, MO 65708-9307
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Monett
  • Phone Number: +1 417-235-3568
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