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Golden Corral

1901 Central Ave, Albany, NY 12205-4204
+1 518-862-1520
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good28%
  • Average24%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible22%
31 Mar 2017
“Great selection great staff”
20 Mar 2017
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1901 Central Ave, Albany, NY 12205-4204
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Reviews (45)
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Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

As always, the food and service were great. There was no chocolate fountain the evening we went but still, everything was superbe

Thank Wendy K
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Awesome and Unlimited food and I can never believe the price point, makes me think how can they afford to serve so much for so little money.

Thank AdventuresR4Us
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

My wife and i went for lunch and when we sat down at our table the odor just overwhelmed us.we moved to a different area but it was all around us.informed our server who then informed the manager.the manager could have cared less.

1  Thank Ken W
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Had an early dinner here and it was very good! All of the food we tried was fresh, hot and prepared correctly. The buffet was well stocked and always full. The service was what it should be and the value was great!

Thank TheConstantTraveler3
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

The title says it all. Overall the food was good, fresh and hot. The server was also good, busted his butt to keep our drinks topped off and table clear. But the odor coming from the dishwasher area and bathroom left a lot to be...More

1  Thank JTR84
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

I got there late ay 8:40 pm and they close at 9. I was tired after a few hours of driving and this was a fast stop. The staff does not rush you out and makes sure you get what you need before taking the...More

Thank ebu55
Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

Stopped at this Golden Corral while on business in Albany. I jave been to this one many times in the past and the quality has declined over time. Decir is outdated due to heavy use and traffis. Dirty carpet, worn out chairs. The food is...More

Thank ebu55
Reviewed 21 February 2016

We tried the Golden Corral for the last time. We said we would never go the one in Saratoga NY again and would try this one. Well that didn't work, the place is dirty starting on the floors, tables, and plate racks. The buffet itself...More

2  Thank marjoe1
Reviewed 7 February 2016

My kids wanted to go to a buffet for breakfast and we came here for the variety. Wow, this was the worst breakfast ever!!! All the fruit tasted the same. The pancakes were hard as rocks and I tried the omelets which were very watery....More

3  Thank Taurus1072
Reviewed 14 December 2015

I do not know what is going on with this place, but it has gone down hill fast. I remember when the steaks they had where good, but know you get more fat then meat. The other food is over cooked or dry. Other waiter...More

Thank Sean Q
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
On the weekend when is the ribeye available
10 July 2016|
Response from marjoe1 | Reviewed this property |
my best answer to you is go someplace else as you saw the place is a pig sty, food horrible.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1901 Central Ave, Albany, NY 12205-4204
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 518-862-1520
  • E-mail