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King's Lodge Chinese Buffet

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91 Union Street, Glasgow G1 3TA, Scotland
0141-229-1833
Today
11:30 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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blackpool
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I used to love this place..... used to! It has gone downhill big style. Walked in.... Got pointed to a table. Ordered a Cola and a pint of water. Was told under no circumstances would I get one. After an argument I got a very small glass of room temp water. The food was all dried up, the chicken in... More 

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Thank Andrew m
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Staff rude, food quality below par and not made to feel welcome. I'm surprised some people return but I guess we don't all have some standards. Plenty of superior restaurants in the area where your custom is appreciated!

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1 Thank John W
ayrshire
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43 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here with my daughter on Saturday for the first time, lady sat us right up the back near the kitchen, seemed quite a busy wee place, we were served drinks quite quickly, most places would ask if you have been before and give a wee guide, not here, left to get on with it. Not sure if we had... More 

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Thank irenemAyrshire
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've been to this restaurant before and the service was always bad but food seemed authentic and tasty. Not this time! As we walked in we were given a table where the waitress just looked at us without saying a word, expecting a drinks order. We ordered and headed to the buffet, returning to find the wrong drinks at our... More 

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Thank s_yaneva
Cupar, United Kingdom
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175 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This is a rather small Chinese buffet with a display which is a bit smaller than is usual for similar establishments. My experience was not entirely brilliant in that, in spite of requesting Diet Coke without ice twice, it duly arrived full of ice. The saving grace of the restaurant is that it is cheaper than its main competitors.

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Thank jon0269
Fife, United Kingdom
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88 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Dear oh dear. From the minute I walked in not a member of staff addressed me at the door. Eventually shown to table. Then waiter walks away. Very thirsty and no drink. Despite asking staff several times wasn't treated to the King service. Coat is on and I leave. Manager then shouts at me at door. 'You need to pay... More 

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Thank scottrolland
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37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Decided to have lunch in the kings lodge, not been there in sometime,still ticks all the boxes,warm,tasty and plenty to choose from and a great price.

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Thank Smallbur
Glasgow
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33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

For £8.95 you get as much as you want - there's soups, starters, mains, rices, noodles and desserts. It's all replaced at regular intervals and is fresh and hot. It's exactly what you'd expect from a buffet - fast turn around and staple Chinese food. Yes it's self service and the staff are there to clear away the plates, but... More 

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Thank Patricia H
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Just had lunch in the king's lodge with my husband and 2 year old son and before i sat down i asked the lady if i would have to pay for my son who eat's virtually nothing and that's the truth and she said no . Food was awful and the staff well they are something else they just stand... More 

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1 Thank Clarehamilton38 H
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017

We were spending the weekend in Glasgow and having previously had many meals at this restaurant which were acceptable, we decided to revisit it. When we arrived the restaurant was only half full. My wife decided to have some Hot & Sour soup, the container was empty! we brought this to the attention of the waitress, who's only job was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 23:00
Monday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 91 Union Street, Glasgow G1 3TA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: 0141-229-1833

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