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The Buffet at Valley View Casino & Hotel

16300 Nyemii Pass Rd, Valley Center, CA 92082-6769
+1 760-291-5500
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“crab legs” (31 reviews)
“lobster” (67 reviews)
“sushi” (18 reviews)
Opens in 28 min
11:00 AM - 8:30 PMAll hours
Italian, Asian, American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
16300 Nyemii Pass Rd, Valley Center, CA 92082-6769
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food is always good at this buffet. It is pricey but no more than competing quality buffets. Prime rib and lobster are the ticket. Lines do get long some nights so check ahead.

Thank tspencer27
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This has to be one of the most extensive buffets I've ever seen. Not a gambler, but have come here just for the buffet. You're bound to find many delightful items to devour. Lobster is a highlight, but the crab legs are sweeter and have...More

Thank onthelooselive
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Dinner is great coz of the seafood selection. But why is the lobster area being manned to 2 per plate? I would have preferred to get the quantity I like and avoid going back.

Thank UandMeTravellers
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Valley View Casino has a wonderful all-you-can-eat buffet. Too bad the buffet is misrepresented inside the casino by deceitful and money hungry bunch of owners. All over the casino are signs promoting the lunch buffet for $10, but the lunch buffet is not $10 (it's...More

Thank Rob M
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Buffet is like being in Vegas!!...Staff is quick!!...Go to the bar to watch football! ... $2 beers 🍻 $2 hot dogs 🌭 ( great size hotdogs)... Atmosphere is fun.

Thank Jacqueline G
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Great main dishes and deserts. Lobster, prime rib, oriental and sugarfee items. Great variety for all

Thank lindasue003
Reviewed 21 September 2017

apparently on Monday and Wednesdays they have all you can get lobster, great taste, also had prime rib, crab legs, scrimp, all very good. like most the quick and orderly movement of folks in line, well organized. only $20 for the dinner, lunch was $10

Thank tempetownlake
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I love the buffet lobster is small but with all you can eat who cares”) sushi every dessert you can imagine Prime rib excellent salad bar be very hungry to many choices,

Thank Sandy F
Reviewed 7 September 2017

The meal was excellent. There is wide variety of foods to choose from. They have an Italian, Chinese, American, Mexican food bars not mention the delicious desserts and ice cream cones. Good old fashion bread pudding, however I like mine with a little more cinnamon....More

Thank P6152MRdianam
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Only $20, Mom.-Thurs, and $10 at lunch Mon.- Fri. Veterans even get a 10% discount. I rate it up with some of the best in Las Vega.

1  Thank Dallas D
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Louise D
15 June 2017|
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Response from Susanna Gary B | Reviewed this property |
Never !
9 April 2017|
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Response from L1019SQroberts | Reviewed this property |
i used mine on a sunday... of course things are always subject to change
Amy V
6 May 2016|
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Response from Dastrandhb | Reviewed this property |
You have to be 21 to enter the building. Unlike Harrahs Rincon that is family oriented. It is down the road about 6 miles. Valley View is for the adults. It is a great place so please utilize them for your groups of adults.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Buffet
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16300 Nyemii Pass Rd, Valley Center, CA 92082-6769
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Valley Center
  • Phone Number: +1 760-291-5500
  • E-mail
Come hungry and ready to indulge at San Diego's Best Buffet! The Buffet at Valley View Casino & Hotel offers exquisite dining including endless Maine lobster and over 200 other delicious options including a 100-foot dessert bar. With an expansive selection to satisfy any craving, guests can enjoy fresh, delicious meals made by our talented culinary chefs before going back to the casino floor for San Diego's favorite gaming action. The Maine Lobster Dinner Buffet is available every night and all days on weekends, and the Steak & Seafood Lunch Buffet is available every weekday. Offerings include roasted Maine lobster every night, jumbo crab legs, hand-rolled sushi, prime rib, roasted turkey, international specialties, dozens of desserts and more. All guests 21 and older are invited to enjoy the casino, hotel and restaurants.
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