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Mongolian Buffet

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Chinese, Sushi, Asian
1620 S Kellogg Ave, Ames, IA 50010-8001
+1 515-232-2338
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good25%
  • Average24%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible5%
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“sushi” (12 reviews)
“sauce options” (2 reviews)
“noodles” (4 reviews)
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Chinese, Sushi, Asian, Mongolian
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1620 S Kellogg Ave, Ames, IA 50010-8001
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The food is decent to good quality, and there is a large variety of food to try along with the Mongolian grill. If you are craving a Chinese buffet, and are willing to pay around 12-ish dollars per person for it, this is good choice...More

Thank Brett A
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

This place used to be very good. When we entered today, the railing that protects children(and everyone) from falling into the pond was broken and literally falling apart. See pics. I decided to get food to go. It's $5 per pound. I was charged $3...More

Thank init4keeps
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

This place is a great Asian buffet. There is a good variety of prepared food from cheese ragoons to squid. There is also a guy dedicated to cooking stir fries. Honestly, the price is a little cheap considering what they offer. All the food tasted...More

Thank d4rkn16ht2
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Not bad. Had better. Lots of different items, but mostly chicken for meat. Lots of fresh fruit. Had a grill but didn't know if it was open. No Dr. Pepper

Thank Lori M
Reviewed 12 May 2017

We ate here for dinner last night. Was about 8p so not the peak time for a well stocked buffet, but there was not an empty pan on the buffet. We both started with the build your own bowl. Wow! There was so much to...More

Thank Lee K
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

This place is great for either if you are very hungry or if you tend to eat alot. The food is average. If you get the grill food, you can choose exactly what you want. But if not, the food is good. It's a great...More

1  Thank init4keeps
Reviewed 4 January 2017

My kids and I refer to this place as Gut Busters. They truly have something for everyone here, and I've not had an item I didn't think was well prepared. It's a combination of a chinese buffet, hu hot, and american diner with a sushi...More

1  Thank Scott M
Reviewed 7 December 2016

The buffet had the typical Asian buffet items. Fresh and tasty. All the items on the buffet to grill were fresh and amply supplied,

Thank Todd D
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

It is definitely one of my favorite restaurant in Ames. I made sure that I visit this place at least twice a month. I have visited this place from September, 2012 to August,2013. They have a lot of options to choose from, grilled salmon, sushi,...More

1  Thank sehgal01
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Normal Asian Buffet food, nothing extremely special but it isn't terrible. If you want a lot to eat for cheaper than a fancy Asian restaurant, this is the place to go.

Thank Danielle B
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22 January 2015|
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Response from Guitarjess | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a wide variety of foods. Lunch is cheaper than dinner.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Chinese, Sushi, Asian, Mongolian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1620 S Kellogg Ave, Ames, IA 50010-8001
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Ames
  • Phone Number: +1 515-232-2338
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