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Festival Buffet at Dover Downs

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American
1131 N Dupont Hwy, Dover, DE 19901-2008
+1 302-674-4600
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good26%
  • Average20%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible8%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“crab legs” (33 reviews)
“seafood” (16 reviews)
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1131 N Dupont Hwy, Dover, DE 19901-2008
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The limited food that was set out at this buffet was very good but for the 18 dollar price I think there should have been more of a selection.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Jeff M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We travel from Atlanta Georgia for at least once a month for the crabs and the casino but unfortunately no longer we will not be returning for ten dollars a pound for crabs the little Selection of food it’s not worth the gas to travel...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank James J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went to the buffet for the Christmas feast only because Hollywood Casino in Charlestown, WV (the absolute best outside of Atlantic City in this region) was closed on this day. The shark was undercooked. The fried chick was undercooked. No boiled shrimp. Their version...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank SouthsTraveler777
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I used to come for the Crab Legs at least once a month. They were great. I loved the Creme Brulee (sp). Most of the time we would drop between 40-50 in the Casino after we were done eating. We only went...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank SRHorney
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This buffet was featured as a stir fry which were two fry pans of prepared veggies and one of with veggies and beef. I was expecting that I could select the items I desired to be prepared. The fried chicken was acceptable as well as...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Joyce M
Reviewed 8 December 2018

It is over priced for just the buffet with no crabs legs at 26.95 the food is like cafeteria crap. much of it is cold or over spiced. Don't like my Veggie hard and cold mashed potatoes. Lets not forget a 1.5 pound bag of...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank Wander5495
Reviewed 18 November 2018

I haven't been to this buffet in a few years. This is the first time going on a weekend at dinner time. I have to say I was surprised. The all you can eat snow crab was plentiful and good. They kept the chafing dishes...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank Saniphelia
Reviewed 6 November 2018

We had Sunday brunch and it was delicious. They had a little bit of everything. I enjoyed the cheese grits and scrambled eggs the most. Oh, and the fresh biscuits with butter! So good. It got a little busy around the omelet station and people...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank traveler13390
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Many choices. Very good breakfast buffet as well as lunch and dinner. IF you can't find something you like then you have a problem. Prices are good and include beverages.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank bonital245
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had the buffet hyped up pretty good so we couldn't wait to get there. Naturally, there's a long line but if you're with great company like I always am with my wife, the time goes quickly. But once inside, the spread...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank midnightsalad
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trishl512018
30 March 2018|
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Response from yeldarb27 | Reviewed this property |
I seem to recall some very tasty whitefish and of course shrimp. Remember there is also all the usual things too. I was happily surprised.
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Shellybean74
9 March 2018|
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Response from RonB4610 | Reviewed this property |
As someone else responded to you I was a customer who ate at Festival Buffet. I am sorry if you had a bad experience but I can't help you as I don't work there.
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Rica1153
6 May 2017|
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Response from dkattau24 | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast: $11.50 add a 6 oz. New York Strip for only $6 Mon. – Thurs. 7 – 11 a.m. Fri. 7 a.m. – 12 p.m. Sat. & Sun. 7 – 10 a.m. Brunch: $16.50 Sat./Sun. 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Lunch: $15.50 Mon. – Thurs. 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. The... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1131 N Dupont Hwy, Dover, DE 19901-2008
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Dover
  • Phone Number: +1 302-674-4600
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