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New China Buffet

1700 Highway 17 N, Surfside Beach, SC 29575-6064
+1 843-828-1111
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good39%
  • Average18%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“egg rolls” (12 reviews)
“hibachi grill” (7 reviews)
“dumplings” (6 reviews)
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11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m. Hours
Chinese, Sushi, Asian
1700 Highway 17 N, Surfside Beach, SC 29575-6064
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Because lunch at this restaurant is a favorite for work crews in the, area, I figured Saturday lunch would be less crowded. Not so! Take a number and wait for seating. Line moves quickly and the food is great. Sweet and sour soup, crispy noodles,...More

Thank MissDixieDelight
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been going to New China Buffet since it first opened and watched it change to its newly renovated form. The selection has changed only slightly; they eliminated the soft serve machine and added self serve ice cream (which can get a bit messy when...More

1  Thank Froudian
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We eat at this buffet often, many times it is good, sometimes not. It needs to be consistent, and it is not. This week the egg drop soup was great, the hibachi is very good, and the hibachi staff does a fine job. But, so...More

Thank Jay W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was looking for some good Chinese food that would be a quick in & out at a reasonable price. This buffet was quick, but it was not good. The food quality was poor and the presentation was poor. The cost was very reasonable; unfortunately...More

Thank davelR8386OG
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had stopped going to New China in Surfside a couple years ago because of its lack of cleanliness. The washrooms, often a signpost of kitchen cleanliness, were less than desirable. None of us were impressed. This year, some wanted to visit, and so we...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very good food , great price . I would take my guests here to eat . You will not leave hungry. Try the pepper steak it's great as everything else.

Thank john s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had my share of buffets but this one I give two stars out of five. There wings was so tiny I didn't understand that. I'm allergic to shell fish so while I was getting my hibachi the guy was cross contaminating my food with...More

Thank Ariel S
Reviewed 11 February 2018

Our once a month go to place for a fix of chinese food , lots of items. We go around 11:15 for the lunch the food is fresh and hot.The service very good and at $8.50 it is the best deal on the grand strand.They...More

Thank Greyhoundlover
Reviewed 5 February 2018

This place has become a tradition for our family. Not only do we love Chinese food, but to add crab legs on the menu!!! The food is delicious and the price is fair, unless you prefer to go to one of those AUCE seafood buffets,...More

Thank Shanger R
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Read all: once this place was depressing and the food boring. Wait!!! Things have changed! For the better. They did a total redo. The booths are comfortable and quiet, the chandeliers are lovely, the servers are so much more friendly. There is a hibachi included...More

Thank Jay W
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Ken T
14 September 2017|
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14 September 2017|
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Response from Connie M | Reviewed this property |
They do have crab legs but these are not a big feature at this place. If that's what you want, go elsewhere.
2 April 2017|
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Response from Miguel G | Reviewed this property |
sorry 4:00
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1700 Highway 17 N, Surfside Beach, SC 29575-6064
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Surfside Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 843-828-1111
This is a fairly new restaurant, there is another China buffet Restaurant in Surfside Beach, SC. This newer one however is far superior.
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