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Epic Buffet

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777 Hollywood Blvd, in Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Track, Grantville, PA 17028-9237
+1 717-469-2211
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48 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

There was so much food! It was a little bit expensive, but we all enjoyed it immensely! So nice to take a break of casino playing and horse racing with a nice meal!

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Thank Debra B
Jackson, tn
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176 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

This is one the better Casino buffets. I'm not a big fan of buffets because most tend to thrive on quantity, not quality. Plus, I usually only eat one plateful; more into grazing than gorging. The food selection was appealing, properly seasoned and prepared. For you desert fans, plenty of cakes, cookies, pies and other delights. Enjoy!

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Thank RobboJackson_tn
Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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130 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

I do not recommend this buffet at all. It is in the middle of a casino which I guess is the attraction to go there. But the food is subpar. We didn't like anything on the buffet at all. It's also not very clean as far as the tables go.

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Thank Stephanie S
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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131 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

I was a little taken aback by the price, but I try to keep in mind that Hollywood doesn't have any local competition so there's no reason to keep prices low. But the food was great and service was awesome.

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Thank sacammack
McAlisterville, PA
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81 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2016

The appearance of the inside of the restaurant is nice, but that is about all that can be said. I realize buffets can be a hit or miss, but this one is a certain miss. The food appears and tastes like it is prepackaged food. The food was not hot and much of it was dried out and should have... More 

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1 Thank Greg S
South Windsor, Connecticut
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242 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2016

I wish I had internet access before trying this place so I could have consulted Trip Advisor first! To be fair, the food was fair quality, but I was afraid to try some of the selections because they looked a little old and dried out. The kitchen staff didn't pay much attention to maintaining the buffet line as there were... More 

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1 Thank TravellinTex1
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2016

The food was okay. Some selections were better than others. Asian food station could use alot of help. No noodle and meat selections. The service on the other hand was excellent! It was an okay experience and worth about what we paid.

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Thank Arthur L
Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, United States
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 15 April 2016

For a buffet in a casino they do quite well. The food is diverse a little bland but good. For a non-ethnic buffet the pot stickers are good and my favorite on that side of the buffet. This visit included an elderly parent and the host saw that my parent was a little unstable and took him by the arm... More 

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Thank Frank B
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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132 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2016

Normally service here is good but this recent trip it was absolutely horrible. They said they were short staffed this day but for the amount of money I spent at casino and in buffet they should've corrected the problem in some way. (Suggestions - move employees around to where need is higher. discount my bill for inconvenience or even an... More 

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Thank PaHOBO
Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania
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38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2016

The entrées where not as good as I remembered. I actually enjoyed the vegetables and dessert more. Candy the wait staff was awesome, kept dishes cleared, drinks filled, and gave us coffee/tea to go.

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Thank Deodate_Bon

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 777 Hollywood Blvd, in Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Track, Grantville, PA 17028-9237
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Grantville
  • Phone Number: +1 717-469-2211

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