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The Chinese Buffet - St Helens

Savoy Buildings Bridge Street | Savoy Buildings, St Helens WA10 1NU, England
+44 1744 610002
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good30%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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CUISINES
Chinese, Sushi, Asian
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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Savoy Buildings Bridge Street | Savoy Buildings, St Helens WA10 1NU, England
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1 - 10 of 676 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited here as a family as it pleased everyone. There is Chinese food as the name indicates but also pizza, roast meat and other English items. Then there's the afters...chocolate fountain, popcorn, fruit, cakes, pancakes and more. Something to please everyone with a reasonable...More

Thank Rachel T
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Food was amazing hot lots to choose from the pudding is far by the best chocolate fountain makes my night I must add and the restaurant it self is beautiful only thing that lets it down is the staff I think I didn't have a...More

Thank jaylibbieankai
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Same style as other Chinese buffets plus the option of tepanyaki on some nights. Great selection of starters mains and deserts....and a chocolate fountain! Drinks orders can take a while.

Thank WelshyK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fabulous afternoon. Lots of delicious food to choose from. Our waiter (Nick) was extremely attentive and pleasant at all times. The restaurant is very spacious and clean

Thank noodle1974
Gaynor R, Guest Relations Manager at The Chinese Buffet - St Helens, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're so glad you had a great afternoon dining with us and found lots of dishes to choose from. Thank you for your feedback and we will let Nick know how great he is!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed the buffet there was a lot of choice and the service was amazing, our waiter nick was more than happy to do anything we asked

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Gaynor R, Guest Relations Manager at The Chinese Buffet - St Helens, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're so glad you really enjoyed dining with us and were impressed with the choice of dishes, thank you for your comments and I will pass them back to the team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Originally the old cinema, this building was converted to a nightclub which didn't open, instead the building now lends itself to a very nice Chinese buffet style restaurant. The entrance provides a luxury, modern feel with tiled floors, wide stair case and glass lift up...More

Thank Tracey1Evans
Gaynor R, Guest Relations Manager at The Chinese Buffet - St Helens, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your lovely comments and we're really glad you enjoy dining with us and are impressed with the selection of dishes we have available. Thank you for your comments and I will pass them back to the team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been here loads of times before with all are family and the food was really good but not any more. Food was tasteless greasy and had hardly any dishes on the deserts tasted like they had been in the fridge for months the...More

Thank rumpisshead
Gaynor R, Guest Relations Manager at The Chinese Buffet - St Helens, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback and I'm sorry to hear you didn't have a great experience with us, we pride ourselves in the quality of our dishes and always replenish these as quickly as possible. I will pass your comments back to the team.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for Chinese food fanatics like myself and my girlfriend! Plenty of selection of mains and desserts including a chocolate fountain!

Thank Clare B
Gaynor R, Guest Relations Manager at The Chinese Buffet - St Helens, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback and we're so glad you enjoyed dining with us and found plenty of dishes to choose from!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cattle market comes to mind people crammed in we had a table of twenty which they put us right next another big party you could not move. And as for the bill horrendous payment system they said some of our party had not paid which...More

Thank Pauline B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was invited to go along with my daughter and husband to my grandsons girlfriends 21st birthday meal and as we had to leave a little earlier than the rest of the party asked if we four could pay separately. At 9.20pm we said our good...More

Thank walk_teen
Gaynor R, Guest Relations Manager at The Chinese Buffet - St Helens, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback and I'm really sorry to hear about your visit, I can only apologise for the confusion in this and we're glad our manager rang your daughter to apologise.

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Response from Sarahkelly67 | Reviewed this property |
Didn't see a menu
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26 May 2017|
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Response from 790kevin1974 | Reviewed this property |
The general Sea food and they have set lunch time deals
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Jan F
11 March 2017|
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Response from Joymc1985 | Reviewed this property |
It is £15.00 per adult and a couple quid cheaper for kids at dinner time and it's a bit cheaper at lunch time for adults and kids and this doesn't include drinks. The menu and prices are on their website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 19
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Buffet
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:30
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Savoy Buildings Bridge Street | Savoy Buildings, St Helens WA10 1NU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  St Helens
  • Phone Number: +44 1744 610002
Description
The Chinese Buffet is a dynamic and exciting, modern Chinese restaurant. Launched initially as a single restaurant in Bolton the concept has grown in size and stature into an emerging brand with nationwide aspirations. Peter Wu, Paolo Hu and David Hu created The Chinese Buffet with the clear aim of providing a new style of buffet restaurant, high quality food at low cost to customers. They created an eclectic blend of Chinese food using only the finest and freshest ingredients, prepared and presented to the highest of standards. THE Chinese Buffet believes all their customers should receive the care, attention and quality they would expect from the finest of a la carte restaurant.
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