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Home Town Buffet

1570 Fitzgerald Dr, Pinole, CA 94564-2229
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  • Excellent8%
  • Very good8%
  • Average52%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible16%
17 Oct 2016
“Sad, sad, sad”
18 May 2016
“Home Town Buffet in Pinole has burned out!”
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$$ - $$$
1570 Fitzgerald Dr, Pinole, CA 94564-2229
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

Tired, tepid food in a dumpy old restaurant in dire need of a makeover. Table service is slow, and flavors are canned.

Thank k38589189
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Although the restaurant has close in the location, I thought it was a good buffet for the area. It probably closed because of larger troubles at the corporate level.

Thank Chuck D
Reviewed 18 February 2016

I must admit to having a particular penchant for these chain buffet restaurants. I love the variety. I am able to satisfy my appetite in many different ways. The food has been good on each of my visits and the waitstaff are friendly and helpful.

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 9 March 2015 via mobile

My husband and I enjoy HomeTown Buffet, but not this one. We visited once, but we will not return. The food quality was POOR. Very limited selection and quantity available. Empty dishes, soiled plates and flatware, restaurant was not clean. We commented to our server...More

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Reviewed 7 November 2014

The salad bar rocks. The mac & cheese is evil-tastey. Too much fried stuff. Desert is fun and difficult to select.

Thank DanCyn1999
Reviewed 7 October 2014

It has been really disappointed to see how this place that used to be a great buffet in town has declined in all aspects. Hearing from a friend that there were changed in management, we were expecting from the best or at least to keep...More

Thank KEZC29
Reviewed 28 May 2014

Apparently this place has undergone yet another management change. I went with friends and found many empty food bins, almost no clean dishes or silverware. Salad bins and some dressings were completely empty and NOT refilled during my visit. A worker said the regular cook...More

Thank Lanny B
Reviewed 13 May 2014

I started coming to Home Town Buffet when my husband then my fiance took his relatives, who were visiting from Canada, for a dinner! It was a nice meal, since everyone could chose their own taste! I went for the salad bar which is not...More

Thank KEZC29
Reviewed 30 October 2013

Where can you eat all you can eat steak, prime ribs, etc. for less than $13? Hometown Buffet that is!

Thank Karis B
Reviewed 19 September 2013

Nothing like being at a buffet and having kids getting their hands in all the food. While the value is excellent with quality food (other than their needs to be buried Mongolian bbq which nobody wants the way they do it!) the restaurant draws many...More

Thank scoutrader
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  • Address: 1570 Fitzgerald Dr, Pinole, CA 94564-2229
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pinole
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