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2551 Tiffin Ave, Findlay, OH 45840-9512
+1 419-420-0888
11:00 - 22:30
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Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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Findlay, Ohio
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95 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017

My husband and I stopped in for a late lunch. We like the variety of hot food they serve. I got baked fish and green beans, fruit salad, and crab salad.

1 Thank Maggie T
Findlay, Ohio
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

I have been to this place several times and have found the two hostess staff to be the most unfriendly and rude people anywhere. It's always the same. My wife and I were there for lunch time on Sunday 12/4/2016. The only reason we tolerate the service is because the hot and sour soup is the best anywhere, otherwise the... More 

Thank Freeroler
Everett, Washington
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88 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

When you first walk in you expect to see a happy hostess or award winning acting yet last night the hostess looked like it was her day off and they called her in. I watched to see if it was only our interaction but it wasn't. She did the same thing to everyone who she sat. She was about 10... More 

Thank Jason G
Indian Rocks Beach, Florida
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23 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

We generally do not stop at buffets but we thought we'd try this one just to be different. There was really nothing exceptional or nothing horrible it was just your average Chinese buffet. The service was good and things were kept fresh as one could expect for a buffet. So if you're into buffets this one is probably right up... More 

Thank Steve44883
Findlay, Ohio
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

Food was luke warm and old...sushi was room temp and smelled fishy. Felt ill a few hours after eating here. Would not recommend at all.

Thank treborthax
Findlay, Ohio
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145 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

My last review was in 2013. I must admit. Its gotten worse. I only went back because my out of town daughter wanted to go there because when she was living in Findlay it was decent. Here we go. Saturday night crab legs. Where are the legs. Never came out once with them. Even though you saw the butter and... More 

Thank drwn
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

I have been here multiple times over the years since Hong Kong buffet closed and the service here has certainly declined with each visit. There used to be this really nice lady that worked here and I'd always tip. Now it seems like some of the waitresses are just being rude. They want to follow you as you leave to... More 

Thank Dee K
Ypsilanti, Michigan
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33 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2016

This is a distance from I-75 and I doubt anyone but locals would come here as a result, but with extra time and in the mood for this sort of dining experience, we gave it a try after finding out about it while driving through the flatlands of northwestern Ohio. We wish we hadn't. We arrived at 7:30 PM--over 2... More 

Thank jsterben
Toledo, Ohio, Usa
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

This place used to be great. Now it's awful. The food sits out all day, it's not as clean and the staff seems miserable. The waitresses were confronting customers about their tips. We saw it with 3 different customers. We won't be returning.

Thank 899heatherp
Findlay, Ohio
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4 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2015 via mobile

Our seven year old daughter picked this one tonight for dinner. Most Items on buffet were dried out like it sat all day. The hot sour soup had half inch of dried soup built up on the edges and the mussels were luke warm. Its a cheap priced place and you get what you pay for.

Thank gene s

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2551 Tiffin Ave, Findlay, OH 45840-9512
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Findlay
  • Phone Number: +1 419-420-0888
It was formerly a Ryans Buffet

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