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1429 8th Ave W, Palmetto, FL 34221-3119
+1 941-721-8862
10:00 - 21:30
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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32 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was able to find something for everyone at the buffet over the weekend. When you have picky kids this is great. They were accommodating of large groups and worked well with kids. The place was clean and the food was good.

Thank Christine M
Tarpon Springs, Florida
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Small but adequately sized buffet. Wait staff was friendly. Food was okay but nothing was a standout. Sushi, even by buffet standards (vs a sushi restaurant), was not good. Probably will not return because although it filled us up, there has to be better options.

Thank jzsi1844
palmetto fl
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22 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Don't go! Find another restaurant in Palmetto, like Hideko for oriental food. Even Popi's would be a better choice, and those are cheap eats but good.

Thank Judson-Sanderson
Bracebridge, Canada
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160 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2016

It was our first time here since they moved from down south closer to the river on the same street. It definitely wasn't as good or as big a selection of food as before. Price was more than other places in Bradenton and selection far inferior. Wont go again unless we hear of a big change here

Thank powell2765
Orlando, Florida
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79 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2016

This is a small stand alone place. Am always greeted with a friendly smile and sit in the same booth. If you are looking for unique or original oriental food, this is not the place. But over the many times I have been there the food has been consistent. They do have a fair selection of sushi, along with most... More 

Thank liftman53
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Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Had ate there for years. When Jesse's parents and two older sisters were running the show. All smiles all happy to see you food was hot and fresh. Felt like family as soon you walked threw door. Resently went there new crew, server speak very broken English if she even understood you, and not very friendly. And as to the... More 

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Palmetto, Florida
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Oriental buffet, home cooking, excellent selections at fair price. Nice people, casual atmosphere. Fair prices.

Thank fishermensheadqu2016
Palmetto, Florida
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 July 2016

This restaurant is Chinese buffet, with added items like ice cream, snow crab, and some fruits. They never put out very much food at one time and the food is never hot. I stopped eating there all together

1 Thank grandmapenny60
Palmetto, Florida
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 May 2016

Food is good . The place smells musky . its not Expensive , good selection . our bill was $44+ after tax we where 3 people and we had a $5 Dollar coupon ,so if our bill is $40 or more you get 5 off , but wen we went to pay she Only took off $2 , when i... More 

1 Thank Mike K
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2016

I've had less than desirable experiences at Chinese Buffet's, so I was apprehensive to say the least about trying Kings Buffet. But several of my friends (including a professional restaurant consultant) kept telling me it was good. So, the other day I went by myself for lunch. (By myself so my wife wouldn't get upset with me if I walked... More 

1 Thank Ronald K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Asian, Japanese, American, Sushi
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1429 8th Ave W, Palmetto, FL 34221-3119
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Palmetto
  • Phone Number: +1 941-721-8862

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?