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Buffet King

5451 N Interstate 35, Austin, TX 78723-2429
+1 512-452-1888
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  • Excellent8%
  • Very good45%
  • Average39%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“crab legs” (5 reviews)
“soups” (2 reviews)
“sushi” (6 reviews)
Chinese, Sushi, Asian, Japanese
$$ - $$$
5451 N Interstate 35, Austin, TX 78723-2429
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Reviewed 9 February 2018

This place has lots to chose from for a buffet even has great soup and good tasking deserts. They even have enchiladas, The food was good, the service was also good, even if the staff does not speak much English, but filling your glass with...More

Thank 106cliffordw
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Bananas are the best thing on the menu here. For the price, it’s probably fine... but I felt like I’d rather pay more for better food. It’s a bad sign when I don’t eat something!

Thank Natalie W
Reviewed 1 September 2017

We were able to find lots of delicious options. Even the enchiladas were good! Servers were constantly cleaning the buffet and refilling, also watching tables and refilling drinks. Nice surprise!

Thank djz032070
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We came for an early dinner around 5 pm. Most of the pans of food were well stocked but some tasted better than others. The soups were very hot but did not have much flavor. The crab legs were pretty tasty and very popular. Most...More

Thank SgtBuffy
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Constantly refreshed and full buffet with a wide assortment of cooked foods (including Mongolian grill type), Sushi, fruits and desserts.

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

We visited Friday evening for dinner. A HUGE variety of selections with plenty of seafood & chicken selections They know what folks like. I found their green vegetable selections were tough..really! Sushi was pretty small. Waitresses were very attentive to keeping our table clear of...More

Thank CRL9999
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We were here on a Saturday night. For $12.49 you could eat as much crab legs, shrimp, ribs, etc. Earlier in the week, my wife ordered a seafood platter at a different restaurant and it almost cost twice as much! They also have a Mongolian...More

Thank 115Pete_F
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

The Friday Saturday buffet has crab legs on it which were great. They have a large selection of sushi. They also have a Mongolian bbq section

Thank mel19802016
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Not a bad place, food was OK, just a little pricey and a little limited on the buffet/Mongolian grill. I went specifically for the grill, so the rest would have just been a bonus. Again, it's not bad, just not quite what I was hoping...More

Thank Charles D
Reviewed 22 October 2016

My partner and I arrived at this restaurant 30 minutes before closing time on a weeknight but were allowed to stay almost 45 minutes. We were able to eat what we wanted and to enjoy it although it would have been better if we had...More

Thank Magnolia1385
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5451 N Interstate 35, Austin, TX 78723-2429
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-452-1888
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