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Dao Japanese Buffet

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1153 Malabar Rd NE, NE Unit # 18, Palm Bay, FL 32907-3264
+1 321-729-6888
11:00 - 21:30
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sun 11:00 - 22:00
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Melbourne, Florida
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44 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sushi is very good, Mongolian Bar for extra fresh. Typical Buffet items, Always fresh. Great atmosphere. Staff is very nice.

Thank rperry43
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not your average buffet! - they got large variety of fresh sushi and rolls, also two chefs are working on the line and you can make a special request and they'll make it! Lots of other Asian foods too, and crab legs for dinner😋 it's extremely affordable - we only paid $13.95 per person for dinner - and totally worth... More 

Thank Daria S
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place opened a few tears ago near me. My first experience was great. They advertise Lobster but it was fried and dry..yuck. Since returning, I have noticed a steady decline in not only their presentation of food but the quality. Valentine's I walked in and judicially took a look at their less than appetizing buffet and left. I should... More 

Thank Sue M
Palm Bay, Florida
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 March 2017

All the food looks great, one of the best looking buffets i have seen. Large selection of food, very clean place. Now about the taste - not bad but not great. Nothing to really complain about but somewhat generic taste. Looks much better than it tastes. Looked so great o. I was a little disappointed when. I didn't get great... More 

Thank zzzop
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 March 2017

My hubby and son love sushi. When we moved here we tried them and they are hooked! I enjoy all the non-sushi food! Serves is good too! Been here twice and so far we are happy with this place.

Thank Nana P
Palm Bay, FL
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

This isn't your typical Asian buffet. The sushi is all-you-can eat and included in the price. Sushi chefs are constantly rolling, so the sushi and sashimi is fresh, varied, and attractive. If you request it, they will make hand rolls for you. In addition to the sushi bar, they also have a Mongolian grill, fresh seafood, and a decent hot... More 

Thank Matthew F
1 review
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

My family and I have been going to Dao since they've opened. The quality has been consistently good. For the price this is the best sushi anywhere. The food is fresh, restaurant is clean and the sushi and habachi chefs are always happy to take an order.

Thank Nancy T
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Hi Traveler,This Restaurant is great for people on a Budget. My self and my wife had Lunch for around Twenty Dollars, not Bad for a all you can Eat Buffet. P.S. They have Ice Cream Also...

Thank Darrell L
Delray Beach, Florida
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237 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017

This is the place to go if you want to eat and eat and eat again Japanese food. Good food. Good service. Prices are affordable. They have a lot of variety, drinks and beer. Parking and big dinning area.

Thank Love2travel2222
Wantagh, New York
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

My husband and I went to dinner at 5 PM on the night before New Year's Eve. The food here was OK but my concern was that the hot food wasn't hot enough and didn't look fresh. If the management doesn't want to replenish between lunch and dinner then they should close in between. I don't think we will return.

Thank Marilyn J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$16
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Buffet
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1153 Malabar Rd NE, NE Unit # 18, Palm Bay, FL 32907-3264
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Brevard County  >  Palm Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 321-729-6888

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?