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The Buffet At River Rock

$$ - $$$American, Asian,
The Buffet At River Rock 8811 River Rd, Richmond, British Columbia V6X 3P8, Canada
+1 604-247-8935
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good33%
  • Average28%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (17 reviews)
“seafood” (53 reviews)
“crab legs” (18 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM Hours
American, Asian, Contemporary, Canadian, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
The Buffet At River Rock 8811 River Rd, Richmond, British Columbia V6X 3P8, Canada
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Reviewed 19 December 2017

This is my second review of this restaurant and I am sorry to say it will be my last. After the first 3 visits to this restaurant we were expecting a good meal, but boy were we disappointed. The quality of the food has gone...More

3  Thank Les B
Reviewed 1 December 2017

I brought 11 people with me and the enjoyed the food selection and service. A very good buffet. Miss the ice cream machine.

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

Was there for a company dinner on a Sunday night. I have never been there before. I found it to be only okay. No wow factor. For the price, I thought there would be better selection.

Thank Yvonne C
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

My family dined at River Rock for my dad's birthday. We were under the impression that you couldn't make a reservation though apparently you can on OpenTable. When we arrived for dinner at 6, we were met with an extremely long line up. The rule...More

1  Thank Rhea K
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Enjoyed the buffet. A lot of options for everyone. Desserts were very good! Pasta wasn't great. But would go again if in the area.

1  Thank RoseBC
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Go with an empty stomach. Skip lunch and line up early (no later than 5:00 pm). Wide selection of fresh food, such as seafood (crab, prawns, sashimi, sushi). multiple salads, hot entrees, and dessert await you. The dining hall has a casual feel, with tables...More

Thank Lauren L
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Came here in 2013 so much food to chose from we had a good day here ate lots very busy place we spent the whole day here.

Thank figureskater13
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Was going to have all meals here, after sat nite seafood even with senior and casino discount, it sucks. Sushi fish is forzen, except Alantic salmon, salad bar has no smoked salmon, hot dishes aren't worth mentioning, crab was mostly snow with dungeness body parts...More

Thank malcolmholoholo
Reviewed 27 October 2017

We LOVE this place!! Though the atmosphere is average, and the service is okay, the food selection is fantastic! Endless crab legs, endless shrimp, cold seafood, and hot entrees. There is a great salad bar in the middle, a sushi bar to the right, and...More

Thank chika404
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Drop in for there Wednesdy's Snow Crab night with my girl friend #5 ,(which we stayed in the Hotel ) ,around 6pm ,,nothing change ,the crab legs is very salty ,and the Salad Station is a MESS! almost everything'is is empty ! I mean EMPTY...More

1  Thank TONY L
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Questions & Answers
8 February 2018|
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Response from Ann M | Property representative |
Good Day.. thanks for your question. The Crab promotion has ended. It was so popular.. but please keep an eye out .. there will be other promotions coming up again in the future.
19 January 2018|
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Response from El-Brando46 | Reviewed this property |
Seniors is from 65 and up - not sure about kids. I'd have to call there.
26 November 2017|
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Response from Ann M | Property representative |
Hello - Unfortunately there is not but a lot of other great desserts.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Buffet
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Buffet At River Rock 8811 River Rd, Richmond, British Columbia V6X 3P8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Richmond>  > Bridgeport
  • Neighbourhood: Bridgeport
  • Phone Number: +1 604-247-8935
The Buffet at River Rock features a large variety of all your favorite dishes, and many to surprise and delight you. Over the years, it has become a popular destination to enjoy a special occasion with friends and family, and for resort guests it's a proven crowd-pleaser. With 260 seats, the Buffet can be bustling on a weekend evening, or Sunday, so come early to avoid the lines. Enjoy endless options, from pasta and Chef choice of roast carvings, seafood dishes, sushi, salads and more. Our dishes are inspired by the best of West Coast cuisine, with a focus on fresh, locally sourced ingredients. And don't forget to leave room to enjoy one of our specially hand-crafted desserts, including pies, tarts, cakes, and mousse. Located above the casino floor, the Buffet treats guests to sensational views of the Fraser River. The Buffet is open seven days a week for breakfast and dinner, lunch Monday to Saturday and Sunday Brunch and Dinner. One private function room are available for special events*. *Please inquire early for availability
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