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Minado Japanese Seafood Buffet Restaurant

2917 Swede Rd, Norristown, PA 19401-1335
+1 610-277-7375
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good39%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (68 reviews)
“crab legs” (14 reviews)
“crepes” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 2:30 PMAll hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Seafood
$$ - $$$
2917 Swede Rd, Norristown, PA 19401-1335
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1 - 10 of 108 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The " BEST " Japanese Seafood Buffet Restaurant , they also have a sizzling Hibachi Grill for " Meat , Chicken & Seafood " . Several type of Salad at the Buffet Bar & Desert Bar with two favor of soft ice cream , fresh...More

Thank Joe2897
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I had heard good things about this restaurant and was excited to try it out, as I love sushi and seafood. This place must have gone downhill, because everything I had was terrible. All of the fish was dried out and tasted like it had...More

1  Thank ayoungpretender
Reviewed 26 August 2017

They used to have a liquor license but I guess they lost it, or decided to stop selling it. The food selection of freshness is still top notch, but I do not think I'll go back again.

Thank snwbrdrjeff
Reviewed 13 August 2017

When I'm in Philadelphia on business I always eat at Minado's, so 50+ times. I get different varieties of sushi and sashimi at the buffet but they also have shrimp, crab legs, hot dishes, soups, hibachi items and more. The workers are always friendly and...More

Thank elf.dml
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for fresh, delicious, abundant buffet of Sushi shashimi, upscale salads, and dipping sauce. There is a terriyaki bar of meats and tempura Vegetables. The dessert bar has green tea ice cream and but size cookies, desserts, and fresh fruit. It's a...More

Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 23 June 2017

The food was decent but too pricey for a buffet. The real reason for my bad review is the fact that my credit card statement was charged an extra $25 from what my bill was on the night of dining. Apparently Eddie my server took...More

Thank Dave Y
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Minado is a good Chinese/Japanese buffet. It is still much better than many similar restaurants. However, visiting this place many times over many years, we can see a decline. Some dishes are no longer available, and many rolls having more rice than seafood. It is...More

Thank niksk001
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

With family after a long weekend at a dance competition. Many standard fare items but oh so many new and different food choices. The sushi was very fresh as was everything else offered. Several seaweed salads just glistened under the lights. This eatery is very...More

Thank GGWags
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful experience as a first time visitor! My wife and I don't normally eat at a buffet but we pleasantly surprised by the freshest selections of seafood!

Thank Eightbootsies
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

The food is pretty good, but pretty overprice consider the choice of food available and the quality. Can save a litlle by going at lunch. If you've been to Las Vegas for buffet, this is considered bad. But pretty decent food if you are in...More

Thank Tommy H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2917 Swede Rd, Norristown, PA 19401-1335
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Norristown
  • Phone Number: +1 610-277-7375
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