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Buffet City

George St, Exeter EX4 3HX, England
+44 1392 438885
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good32%
  • Average20%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible19%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (20 reviews)
“crepes” (8 reviews)
“prawn dish” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:45 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
George St, Exeter EX4 3HX, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went in as a large family, all children were lined up and measured. My youngest grandson who is 2 has a special diet so can't eat normal food. The person serving us made sure everyone heard whilst shaking his finger, he said if I...More

2  Thank wendylyneley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Meal was ok been there couple of time . Only bad thing I think they should get new plates or dishwasher. Every plate I picked up was dirty or stuck on dirty. Best thing to do is once you get a clean plate guard it...More

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

6 of us went to visit on Wednesday and we were so pleased we did! The food was excellent, hot, plentiful and tasty! None of us understand why the other reviews are so negative. The staff were helpful and always on hand. We didn’t feel...More

Thank Rachel L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ok I guess you get what you pay for but there was not a piece of garlic or ginger or any flavour in the food what so ever. The vegetable dishes were over cooked, and everything was bland bland bland. The only saving grace (yeah...More

1  Thank Peeky1323
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Asked to be sat away from door but insisted we had to sit at the table two from the door way so freezing every time the door opened; should of left then but it was a celebration so thought carry on! Overpriced, with food that...More

2  Thank zxcvbnm1098
Reviewed 4 March 2018

We wanted to see the Chinese New Year Dragon Parade and Lion Dance, we knew it started at Buffet City so decided to eat a meal here first. The staff were friendly, happy to explain how things worked (and how to avoid a 15% service...More

Thank Desnorthdevon
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

Lovely food as always, but I was a little disappointed that the sushi bar wasn't open this time. The fresh skewers and dumplings are always a delight, would be nice if the chefs could cook more than one dish at a time on there, to...More

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 13 February 2018

Visited at lunchtime and there was nowhere near the choice of dishes that was shown on line, this said there was still a reasonable selection. BUT everything was stone cold, not even luke warm and it really wasn't very pleasant. I think the duck and...More

Thank Devoned4
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Is this great food? No but less than £12 for unlimited okay food is a bargain. The ambience is lacking to the point of non-existence but staff are friendly.

Thank Sean M
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

The dishes remain much the same. We arrived later for lunch than we normally do and much was just warm. Some of the curries only had sauce in the containers as the meats had already gone.

Thank Johntrombone
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Questions & Answers
9 January 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from hepa | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know. They have a notice advise no to ask staff re food intolerances. So suggest you contact them directly.
Sue G
17 April 2017|
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Response from Ed E | Reviewed this property |
No, pets are not allowed.
8 December 2016|
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Response from Mojojo0217 | Reviewed this property |
There are steps to the entrance. So as far as I'm aware I would say No. but you could always call, just in case they have another point of entry.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:45 AM - 11:00 PM
11:45 AM - 11:00 PM
11:45 AM - 11:00 PM
11:45 AM - 11:00 PM
11:45 AM - 11:00 PM
11:45 AM - 11:00 PM
11:45 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: George St, Exeter EX4 3HX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Exeter
  • Phone Number: +44 1392 438885
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