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Waterfall Buffet

) #33 of 96 Restaurants in Placerville ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Italian, Chinese
1 Red Hawk Pkwy, Placerville, CA 95667
+1 530-677-7000
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good43%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“red hawk” (7 reviews)
“great buffet” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 15:00All hours
American, Italian, Chinese, Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1 Red Hawk Pkwy, Placerville, CA 95667
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Reviews (59)
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21 - 30 of 59 reviews

Reviewed 25 December 2015

We ate at the Waterfall Buffet in thecRed Hawk Casino in Placerville. The butterscotch chip cookie was very good. The service was good. The rest of the food was very poor. I tried the Catfish, Itlalian fish, mashed potatoes, egg rolls, fried shrimp, green beans,...More

1  Thank Richard K
Reviewed 15 November 2015

A good value for brunch/lunch, more expensive for dinner. A very good Asian selection and terrific deserts. Enjoy a handmade omelet for brunch...

Thank prodocjazz
Reviewed 29 June 2015

We have eaten at this buffett during lunch and the price and food was okay, but we made the mistake of eating here on a Saturday night , and we will never make that mistake again. The cost $25. per person was ridiculous for the...More

1  Thank Carolyn C
Reviewed 10 May 2015

We were there to celebrate a birthday so there were 11 of us there. The staff was great in getting us a comfortable seating area where we could talk and have plenty of room, They did a good job of keeping our drink glasses full....More

1  Thank mini
Reviewed 16 April 2015

Buffets can be bad ..very good selection..they take care of the food. Carefully watch olderstuff good asian select...ty and not lose all your money!

Thank lewis k
Reviewed 9 February 2015

$25.99 a person and I couldn't find one thing to eat. The fried chicken not only looked bad, it smelled terrible. It seemed like it was cooked in very old grease. I couldn't even get that smell off of my hands. Everything seemed rather bland...More

2  Thank Gina K
Reviewed 5 January 2015

This was our first visit to the Red Hawk Casino. We're not big on gambling, but we do like to walk around and have dinner. I stopped eating at buffets years ago, because the food was lousy. I decided to give it a try and...More

Thank Charon J
Reviewed 13 December 2014

It's horrible - It's all cold and really bad for you . Taste like they don't clean there kitchen very well . The oils they use have to be the cheapest around . Not worth the money and the people who are suppose to help...More

1  Thank Blake D
Reviewed 11 October 2014

This is a first rate buffet, located in a very nice casino. The food choices are plentiful, the restaurant is clean, and the staff is friendly. Go when you're hungry and plan to enjoy your meal.

Thank Kat654
Reviewed 30 July 2014

Unless you have no other option, stay away. Chicken undercooked, food old and cold. Very reminiscent of high school cafeteria. Stay away and if you do go, check all of chicken before eating it

1  Thank tatmouse
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Belinda C
what is the cost?
30 August 2016|
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Response from Rhonda H | Reviewed this property |
11.50 weekdays lunch 29.50 Friday night dinner not worth it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 13 - US$ 30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:30 - 03:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
10:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Red Hawk Pkwy, Placerville, CA 95667
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Placerville
  • Phone Number: +1 530-677-7000
  • E-mail
On Friday night it's our Seafood Buffet with all the Snow Crab, Shrimp Scampi and Slow Roasted Prime Rib you can eat.* Saturday nights it's Flame Broiled New York Steak, our mouthwatering Monterey Seafood Cioppino and all the Clams, Mussels and Prawns you can eat.* Bring the family out for our Tempting Sunday Brunch, featuring fresh Omelets and Eggs cooked to order, Prime Rib, Butterfly Shrimp, Baked Ham, Eggs Benedict, Chilled Champagne and Mimosas.* Children 6-12 receive the special discount member pricing when accompanied by a parent with a Rewards Club Card on dates noted, otherwise the regular buffet pricing applies. Children 5 and under eat free. *Menu items subject to change based on availability and at management discretion.
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