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King Buffet - CLOSED

1311 Buckeye Ave Ste B, Ames, IA 50010-8049
+1 515-233-5252
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good48%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
9 Nov 2014
“Ok, If in a hurry.”
19 Aug 2014
“very good selection”
Restaurant Hours Closed
1311 Buckeye Ave Ste B, Ames, IA 50010-8049
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Reviewed 9 November 2014

Not much of a selection, the wife and kids enjoyed it more than I did. The food was ok, wish there was a bigger selection to choose from.

Thank yummmy22
Reviewed 19 August 2014

For a buffet this place really had some tasty selections. Usually buffets are kind of bland but not here. Not only is there several entrees to choose from, but when you finish there are several sides and desserts to choose from. A very good value

Thank x000n46n
Reviewed 1 August 2014

It's not easy for this buffet restaurant to stay in buisiness, as another successful, similar facility is just blocks away. Actually, its buffet far did disappoint me. Fewer items on it to compete but with comparable prices. However, its take-out menu might be worth for...More

Thank Will Z
Reviewed 23 July 2014

Would give this place 0 stars if possible. Food burnt and cold. Soda tasted of mildew. Sushi had chunks of Valveeta in it and was so bad I had to spit it out. This place needs to be closed by the health department.

Thank Uhrineight
Reviewed 4 July 2014

We went towards the last half of the lunch hour, about 12:45. I ate two plates of the same thing because the buffet wasn't stocked - they were out of half of the items, and not in any hurry to refill what was missing. Service...More

Thank FlyRC
Reviewed 31 May 2013

A combo of Chinese and American fare. If you want stir-fry, pizza, and french fries all at the same time for cheap, go to King Buffet. They work hard to bring out hot food all the time. It's kind of noisy there, not the best...More

Thank riakeinert
Reviewed 9 May 2013

This is one of the best buffets I have ever been to it is conveniently located by anything you need. We go here for lunch every time we come to Ames, and for super head to Hickory Park, great food. Great job everyone

Thank Monroe_1210
Reviewed 7 May 2013

This is no doubt the best buffet near here, including north Des Moines. The food is always good, and and kept stocked up. The Crab Rangoon is perhaps among the best I have eaten! Another favorite is the spicy shrimp. It is just a little...More

Thank SirdaveK
Reviewed 14 March 2013

We were in a hurry and not impressed. The selection and service could have been better. There are so many good places to eat in Ames that this one will have to do better.

Thank mrsflint
Reviewed 11 March 2013 via mobile

That is the most important thing for me is the sanitation of any establishment. Second the quality and freshness of the food. They did a great job with both. You can tell that is important to them. I don't live in the area however I...More

Thank phillips16
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  • Address: 1311 Buckeye Ave Ste B, Ames, IA 50010-8049
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Ames
  • Phone Number: +1 515-233-5252
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