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New Dragon Chinese Buffet

Chinese, Asian, Mongolian, Sushi
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34904 Emerald Coast Pkwy, Destin, FL 32541-3496
+1 850-650-1288
11:00 - 22:30
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 11:00 - 22:30
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11 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Not the worst not the greatest. Makes for a quick lunch break. Price to me is a little high as you wait on you Self other then the drink.

Thank The_boss_850
Grayling, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I love Chinese food and the New Dragon Chinese Buffet was a nice surprise! We've been to a lot of Chinese buffets and this was one of the best! Each dish was prepared very well and had it's own unique flavor. There was sushi available as well. The food was fresh, hot and delicious! I would recommend... More 

Thank HappyOnTheRoad2010
Destin, Florida
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Eating my lo mien noodles was like eating spoon fulls of salt. Had to rinse it with warm water. Didn't work. Had to throw it away. The spring rolls were good.

Thank gingin850
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

We were traveling to Destin for my son's wedding and arrived Christmas day. Dragon Inn was open and the food and selections were great many seafood dishes, well prepared, plus a mongolian grill. I'll be back in Destin and this will be a sure stop next time. The owner took time to visit with us as hes bussed tables and... More 

Thank Collin R
Orlando, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016

it was late night , within 45 minutes of closing. walked in an previewed the buffet, pans were some empty and others minutely furnished with food.it appears that this is a family business and not to have waste at closing, they were letting food just run out. so I chose to order carry out. I ordered the chicken egg fu... More 

Thank larraybrown
Miramar Beach, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

These are harder to find in this area, but this one is just fine. It's not as huge as some, but that's a good thing too. Best items were the huge wontons in the soup, good fried ones too and the spicy chicken dishes. Price is right too at $8.99 for lunch.

Thank romans67
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Fabulous! I don't do buffet's. But their delivery is awesome!! It's always very fresh and right! Steamed dumplings are great!!

Thank destinlocal40
Tampa, Florida
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Service was good. Food was poor quality but edible. I recommend you go to one of the other local restaurants in the area.

Thank Mike-Debbie2013
miramar beach, florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

I get delivery from them on a regular basis, and have eaten in their restaurant on several occasions. They have consistent, delicious Chinese food. I've never had an issue with their delivery, service, or quality. By far the best Chinese in Destin.

Thank 1horriblecook
Destin, FL
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

Chinese buffets have always been my nemesis. So much food so little room! This one is clean, well-run and the food is high- quality and frequently replenished. The Mongolian BBQ is a nice addition and can offer a new twist on the usual buffet items, all included in the price. This location delivers and has a menu. The offerings are... More 

Thank nanGDestin_FL

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Asian, Mongolian, Sushi
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34904 Emerald Coast Pkwy, Destin, FL 32541-3496
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Destin
  • Phone Number: +1 850-650-1288

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