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Yummy Buffet

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2855 Midway Dr, At Rosecrans St, San Diego, CA 92110-3205
11:00 - 21:30
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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Mankato, Minnesota
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of foods to choose from, ranging through all sorts of different types of food. Got to even try to some new things I never knew of before and everything tasted great for a good price too! I think it was cheaper during the lunch time. The service was good as well.

Thank bellabluecv10
Ottawa, Canada
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017

the place was very clean. staff friendly, on their cell phones chatting and dressed properly. big seafood selection and sushi that I am allergic to so I could not try. Their menu is big I still had a nice lunch. desert is good. where I come from it is expensive, but if you like sea food it is a good... More 

Thank Peter H
Tama, Iowa
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Cold and rainy day what better time to find good food close to Four Point Sheraton Sea World. Easy to find. Staff very nice. Food very good. Very tasty!

Thank Susan Y
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34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Great selection. Fresh and flavorful. Our Family favorite for Chinese Buffet. Price is higher then others but worth it. Clean restaurant and restrooms are decent.

Thank Daniel D
Naperville, Illinois
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26 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

I went in for dinner and paid nearly $20 for the worst food I've even eaten. I'm usually very laid back and don't complain about my food. But this place had the worst beef, chicken, salad, cheese sticks, shrimp. Everything was either way over cooked or under cooked. The salad was all soggy and gross. The only thing this place... More 

Thank ronnie980
Hartford City, Indiana, United States
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37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Love getting the family together and going there to eat. The atmosphere is pretty and relaxing. There is a wide variety of food so everyone can get what they want at a fair price. The food is well prepared and is delious.

Thank Barb H
Calgary, Canada
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

The food is terrible. Hot things are tepid at best. Crispy things are limp and rice and noodles are cool to the touch and way passed their best before time. Cold food is not kept cold. The food has no taste. Even the salads are warm. Cold foods are too warm to be consumed with any safety. Even the ice... More 

Thank marriagecommissioner
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

Our oldest son wanted to go there to eat a Chinese buffet. As for grades I give the food quality a 4, the food freshness a 2, and the service a 1. The idea of having pizza and fries was a plus for our younger boys. The sushi was alright, as was the other tradition Chinese food. As for freshness,... More 

Thank Justin S
San Diego, California
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25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2016 via mobile

I was excited to come here as I had heard mix reviews but for the most part good. Well went today for lunch. Not really anything special. Pretty good variety, however it seemed like the food was very much "buffet" food. None of the dishes had any real flavor to them. Then let's talk about the sushi. Ummm.... Maybe let's... More 

Thank sadsdboy
Salt Lake City, Utah
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2016

Great variety of food from Japanese, American and Chinese. I personally enjoyed the Sushi Bar. Usually in a buffet the sushi is typical not great, but this place stood up with their sushi. They're all fresh and taste great. Pricing for the buffet, I find it okay, $15 for dinner. I would come back when I visit San Diego, CA.

Thank smooch091784

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2855 Midway Dr, At Rosecrans St, San Diego, CA 92110-3205
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: 6192223388

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