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Dragon China

2125 S Canal St, Carlsbad, NM 88220-6520
+1 575-887-1818
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good27%
  • Average29%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“sushi” (17 reviews)
“egg drop soup” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
2125 S Canal St, Carlsbad, NM 88220-6520
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Large buffet area. Food was fresh and plentiful Some of meat not best quality but is typical in Asian buffet. Was a good place to eat for not too much money.

Thank revrick33
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We’ve been on vacation since 2/23 and didn’t want BBQ or Mexican so we decided to give this a go. The parking lot was full but we were seated right away. The food was replenished the whole time we were there. So yes there was...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 16 January 2018

I normally avoid these types of "Chinese" food where I tend to overeat and eat more food that is not necessarily good for me. We came on a Sunday night and the restaurant was very full. The buffet is much larger and way more variety...More

Thank tangojohnDallas
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

This was open on Christmas day so we couldn't ask for more. The place does not look inviting. It was a buffet with chicken in all different colors. I was very hesitant to eat greasy fried food. I read that it makes you sick. I...More

Thank Arch L
Reviewed 6 November 2017

This place has one of the largest Chinese Buffet selections I've ever seen. Plus a darn good sushi selection, fresh made in front of you. Beef, chicken, lots of seafood, fried dishes, American dishes, and all of them pretty good. Their hot and sour soup...More

Thank William V
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Besides the furnishings and trappings the restaurant was one of only two choices. The food was mediocre at best. Yes, a huge variety, but I'm still not sure which item laid me low when I got back to the RV for the night. The water...More

Thank uphill69
Reviewed 17 October 2017

We dined here one evening, the place was quiet. The food was tepid, not very tasty. We had dinner here.

Reviewed 10 July 2017

Recently added sushi bar with a guy making small rolls complement a full selection of chinese buffet restaurant fare. Nicely presented sushi bar. Furniture could be a little better, but is serviceable. They have plenty of TVs going, the food and service is always good.

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

One of the few choices on Sunday in this one horse town. The carpet was filthy and rubber base boards were coming unglued. Buffet line was typical oriental fare with sushi. Plastic plates which were either majorly scratched or had an undesirable pattern that looked...More

Thank Lynn L
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Quality is acceptable (you cannot expect much from a Chinese Buffet style food) and for the Cheap price (dinner $12 per person). Good variety. Sushi rolls are tasty (medium quality). So, it is good for what you pay for. (and safe, we did not get...More

Thank TOURtheWORLDMexPal
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17 January 2017|
Response from buddymusic | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry, but I just don't know about groups. Wish I could help.
6 May 2016|
Response from imdun | Reviewed this property |
No, reservations needed. I have only gotten the buffet once, usually just take out. Sorry. With that size of crowd, I would think they would take reservations. 575-887-1818 is their #.
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1 January 2015|
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Response from Fastmach B | Reviewed this property |
According to Yelp, they do. It says that they do not do deliveries, but they do have take out service. Their phone number is (575) 887-1818 and they are open from 10:30 am to 10 pm 7 days a week. I hope you have a great... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2125 S Canal St, Carlsbad, NM 88220-6520
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Carlsbad
  • Phone Number: +1 575-887-1818
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