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1 Red Hawk Pkwy, Placerville, CA 95667
+1 530-677-7000
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
Closed now
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Sun 09:30 - 03:00
Mon - Thu 16:00 - 21:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 15:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 22:00
Sat 10:30 - 15:00
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32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Best way to describe the lunch buffet is cheap priced for cheap food. Basically you get what you pay for. Arrived there before 12 and you expect food is fresh, but to our disappointment the food looked like it's been sitting there for ages. Service wasn't that good either.

Thank Worldtraveler061873
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is clean and organized food is always hot and ready always a good selection of food and staff is ready and willing to help and they always have a good and positive attitude

Thank Starr S
Sacramento, California
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33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

The buffet is worth the price, value for money. But, Sunday evening 6.30 pm, standing in line forever. Buffet just 1/2 full, for vegetarians not much choice. When it's still light the vieuw is wonderfull outside. The servers did a very good job. We're not coming back is our end conclusion.

Thank Catharina29
burbank, ca
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293 reviews
199 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

Most buffets don't offer much excitement, except for Caesars and the Cosmopolitan in Vegas. But, don't underestimate this one. The Asian section stands out....offering many dishes normally not found in buffets. Even had its own pho station. The food is fresh and tasty. Servers very attentive. Friday night's crab legs and oysters kicked up price, but well worth it.

Thank foodhoundBurbank_Ca
Fair Oaks, California, United States
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

We went to have Brunch on Sunday at Waterfall Buffet with friend. Excellent food, great slections of food and price is right. Also they have seafood Buffet on Friday.

Thank Linda T
Placerville, California
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277 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

The Waterfall Buffet at Res Hawk Casino was enjoyable. Although a bit of a wait in line, as with most buffets, the food was good and plentiful. They have numerous types: Italian, Mexican, American, Asian, plus lots of fresh fruits, desserts, etc. the service was good, server very nice and always there for refills or other requests. I went with... More 

Thank DaisyS01
Placerville, CA
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

Some of the food is quite tasty, some is bland. If you are already at the casino, this is probably your best bet for an inexpensive meal. There are other restaurants here that are better. The biggest problem with all the restaurants in the casino is you have to walk through the smoke filled upper floor to get to them.

Thank Hangtown_Mark
Garden Valley, CA
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69 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016

The buffet at Red Hawk Casino is very good, lots of choices, good seating, good service, and pretty good price if your hungry. Best advice, go hungry and try it all.

Thank 1bearswife
Mountain View, California
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

The food has never been a disappointment I don't care what you pick to eat it's has a good flavor and the servers are always happy to serve you

Thank Maria R
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59 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

Very fun afternoon delight. Great food friendly service. Price is right during the week at lunchtime. Try it you'll like it, we did.

Thank Rhonda H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$13 - US$30
American, Italian, Chinese, Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:30 - 03:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
10:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Red Hawk Pkwy, Placerville, CA 95667
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Placerville
  • Phone Number: +1 530-677-7000
On Friday night it's our Seafood Buffet with all the Snow Crab, Shrimp Scampi and Slow Roasted Prime Rib you can eat.* Saturday nights it's Flame Broiled New York Steak, our mouthwatering Monterey Seafood Cioppino and all the Clams, Mussels and Prawns you can eat.* Bring the family out for our Tempting Sunday Brunch, featuring fresh Omelets and Eggs cooked to order, Prime Rib, Butterfly Shrimp, Baked Ham, Eggs Benedict, Chilled Champagne and Mimosas.* Children 6-12 receive the special discount member pricing when accompanied by a parent with a Rewards Club Card on dates noted, otherwise the regular buffet pricing applies. Children 5 and under eat free. *Menu items subject to change based on availability and at management discretion.

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