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Waterfront Buffet

Atlantic Ave., 777 Harrahs Blvd., Atlantic City, NJ 08401
+1 609-441-5576
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good29%
  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“crab legs” (140 reviews)
“sushi” (50 reviews)
“pasta station” (15 reviews)
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American, Sushi, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Atlantic Ave., 777 Harrahs Blvd., Atlantic City, NJ 08401
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Last time I was here was November 2013. My daughter and son in law took me and my wife here for a birthday dinner this time. Really liked the crab legs, macaroni and cheese and chocolate chip blondi. Was very disappointed with the prime rib...More

1  Thank foodmanJackson_NJ
Reviewed 1 week ago

I mean I know it's Atlantic City, but come on=$40 per person? We haven't been to this buffet in 2 years....it is still the same, a large selection (American, Chinese, Mongolian Grill, Seafood, Italian, Mexican) , mostly good food, some of the sides were not...More

Thank willm1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been here many times over many years and always loved it. Last night we can't say the same. For $42pp for a card holder, everything should have been excellent it wasn't. It takes a lot for me to write a bad review. The...More

Thank RAP326
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My first time visiting the Waterfront Buffet inside of Harrahs Casino in Atlantic City. . I must say the restaurant was very clean. . The servers were friendly and the food De Li Cious - I would recommend this place to my family and friends-I...More

Thank Debra F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good buffet at average price (about $40 pp). Serves king crab legs, cold and hot along with the usual choices. Good dinner for the price, great environment

Thank NYCgirl5
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is really good and there is a really big selection and a large variety of food. The problem is that there is not enough staff at the cashier's desk and there is definitely not enough people seating patrons, There were a lot of...More

Thank Njlou1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pretty expensive unless you get comped. Very good nightly seafood. Special but Nothing else was that good. The editor service was very poor and frankly expensive for the quality. Added to this article as a lengthy wait. And it is not a good option to...More

Thank Allan S
Reviewed 10 September 2017

If you love crab legs, then this buffet is great. If you don't, this buffet is nothing special, especially at $39.99/pp for total reward card holders. It's $42.99/pp if you're not a card holder. They didn't even have prime rib.

Thank 0Nancy
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Despite the long wait on the long line, we enjoyed our time at the buffet. Our food was delicious and plentiful. We wound up hanging out with the people at the table next to us. We had a buy one get one free voucher which...More

Thank Wanda C
CaesarsCustomer... A, Guest Relations Manager at Waterfront Buffet, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Hi Wanda! Thanks for your positive remarks! We are delighted to hear you enjoyed yourself. Thanks so much for the great review of the Waterfront Buffet and for mentioning how much you enjoyed your experience! We hope to welcome you back soon! Your next visit...More

Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Love coming to this buffet. Especially for the crab legs. They have lots of food to choose from. Their desserts are my favorite. Staff could be a little friendlier.More

Thank Nicholas F
CaesarsCustomer... A, Guest Relations Manager at Waterfront Buffet, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Hi Nicholas! Thanks for your review. We appreciate your comments and will pass them along. We are delighted you had a pleasant experience here at the Waterfront Buffet. We hope to have you back again very soon! Your next visit we suggest you try our...More

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Questions & Answers
29 August 2017|
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Response from Jetsetde | Reviewed this property |
Yes.... u can order cocktails from the waitress, but u must pay or use ur comp dollars.....only non-alcoholic beverages are included in the buffet cost.
10 March 2017|
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Response from William L | Reviewed this property |
If you join Total Rewards they will give you bogo coupons with some slot play. If you open TR Visa they give you 2 free buffets.
Gregory R
2 October 2016|
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$42 without rewards card.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 35
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Buffet, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Atlantic Ave., 777 Harrahs Blvd., Atlantic City, NJ 08401 (Formerly Fantasea Reef Buffet)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Atlantic City
  • Phone Number: +1 609-441-5576
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