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Highway 421, Wilkesboro, NC
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

It is the only true buffet in town. The price is ok but a little high considering the food is average and the service is below average. They don't keep the bar stocked appropriately and you are often waiting for them to put out more or having to go with something else if your crunched for time. Some days they... More 

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Thank callrm3j
North Carolina
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

You can eat off the buffet bar any time or you can order off the menu. My favorite is the sesame chicken and rice. The tea is good as well. The waitresses are nice.

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Thank Alicia824
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38 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

Food was cold and creepy looking. Only ate a couple of things and they were really not very good. The restaurant itself is not very clean.

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Thank Maria P
Winterset, Iowa
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116 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2015

This buffet had as poor of selection as any I have ever been to. they only had chicken dishes, nothing with pork or beef with only rice sides and everything was dried up and old looking I couldn't believe they had any customers I know I wont be back I left hungry and I havent ever done that

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Thank x000n46n
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70 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2015

With the various Japanese choices in town, I am uncertain why anyone would continue to go to this place. The food is not fresh, restaurant is dirty. The staff is unfriendly to say the least. Not a good stop at all.

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Thank ncmttravelers
Shallotte, North Carolina
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2014

It was Christmas Eve and I could not believe they were actually open! The food was plentiful on the buffet and everything was exactly as hot or as cold as it should be. I really enjoyed this visit and will return again.

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Thank BenzJones
Elkin, North Carolina
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129 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2013

If my husband hadn't been starving, I would have walked out. Nasty dirty and bland food. The paint job is a laugh though, wow just awful!

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1 Thank Livewiretrading
North Wilkesboro, North Carolina
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24 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2013

This place just does not seem clean to me. I'm not sure if there is a problem with the building or if there is a problem with the quality of cleaning. The food is very bland, and it is hard to tell one exactly what you are eating. For instance, several items do not look like they are actually different... More 

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1 Thank Lisa C
Hays, North Carolina, United States
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2013

Wow! Ate here for several years while employed on that side of town. Not bad then, but in the past several years, everything (including the NC Health Code Rating) has declined. Ate there for the first time in two years recently and was not only disappointed, but disgusted. Very limited selection, cold food, dirty dining area and NO! interpersonal service.... More 

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2 Thank Hughes V
North Wilkesboro, NC
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70 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2012 via mobile

Low sanitation rating. Very unclean. No excuse for a restaurant to be that dirty. Should be shut down.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    1.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    1.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Highway 421, Wilkesboro, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Wilkesboro

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?