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Festival Buffet at Dover Downs

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1131 N Dupont Hwy, Dover, DE 19901-2008
+1 302-674-4600
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good25%
  • Average20%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible8%
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“crab legs” (29 reviews)
“french toast” (6 reviews)
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1131 N Dupont Hwy, Dover, DE 19901-2008
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Reviewed yesterday

Hubby and I went for a special dinner on a nice weekend visit. We were not disappointed. It was a Saturday night, and there was a line to get in, but it's worth it. The crab legs were nice and hot, and they had a...More

Thank TracyC3354
Reviewed 4 days ago

Found it hard to get something to drin k and even harder to get refills. Will not eat here again after 2 bad ordeals at different times. Dinner and breakfast. Save your money.

Thank Walter S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food choices are excellent and the service is good too. We like the carving station which always has roast beef, turkey or ribs. There is plenty of food and you are not rushed to leave.

Thank zorro181
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Outstanding food and very clean. Like being on a ship with their buffets. Service was outstanding and attentive.

Thank Sleepinn123
Reviewed 5 September 2018

We chose The Festival Buffet for Sunday lunch/dinner (open 12 - 8 pm) and my goodness were glad we did. This buffet offers many different varieties of delicious foods from potato and pasta salads to varieties of lettuce and salad toppings to all sorts of...More

Thank Cynthia AJ D
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Great variety of food from salads, fish, shrimps, clams. mussels, chicken, carving station, veggies and yes...desserts! Little pricey for us on Fri and Sat..about 58.00 to 60.00 for a couple but those days include unlimited crab legs at dinner for Fri and all day on...More

Thank marleneko
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Our Travel club came to Dover Downs Hotel and Casino for two days. What a fantastic buffet. With our comps we had the dinner buffet for $6.50 and a free breakfast buffet the next day. The dinner buffet was delicious. Everything was fresh and tasty....More

Thank retiredfrwork
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This buffet is really nice very fresh selections and attention to detail and always always clean and neat. The food is really great for a buffet. Try it.

Thank jig-z
Reviewed 6 July 2018

Place need to be updated ASAP. the place smell, sticky tables , food is cheap , cooks are playing around . LOOKS LIKE A CHEAP CAFETERIA CHANGE THE MENU !!!!! The food looks like was cooked yesterday. The sushi station is poor, no variety, slow...More

Thank icecoffee2go
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend, worth every cent. Clean, well ventilated, wide variety of food from liver to brisket. Yes I will return. A bit pricey just take your time and get ur money’s worth.

Thank Rock175
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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
    Service
  • 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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