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Oriental Buffet

$$ - $$$
Chinese, Sushi, Asian, Japanese, Mongolian
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4458 Bee Ridge Rd, Sarasota, FL 34233-2502
+1 941-377-6699
11:00 - 22:00
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Sarasota, Florida
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129 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Dirty bathroom. Unpleasant cashier. No reason to return. There is a much better Asian buffet three miles north on Fruitville Road and Honore, in the Publix strip mall.

Thank BuceriasBoy
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This a great place for a buffet. Lots of variety starting from their starters to deserts. The presentation is okay. Though the ambience is beautiful.

Thank Barnali C
1 review
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

By far the best buffet in Sarasota & Manatee county. Excellent food & huge variety. Cleanest buffet around too!

Thank Ashley S
Portland, Maine
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70 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

The variety of this buffet was astounding. The food was hot and well-prepared and looked quite fresh for a buffet. Everything tasted delicious. The made-to-order stir fry was such a treat. The variety of non-Chinese food met the need for some of our family; the rest were in 7th heaven with the Chinese food.

Thank HappyQuilter40827
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29 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

They display everything you want in an oriental buffet + rare beef and American food---all hot and very clean

Thank DubaiEyedoc
Sarasota, Florida
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105 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2017

The food is tasty and reasonably priced. We have started getting carry out here because it is by the pound, and an excellent value. The store is a little run down, but the staff is friendly, and there is always seating available.

Thank Peter P
Johnston, Rhode Island
2 reviews
Reviewed 27 December 2016

This restaurant has been a favorite in our family for more than 15 years. We go every week and often bring guests. It's just great. It varies from 4-5 stars on the food quality, but no one in their right mind could ever complain. It's a self service buffet, but if you need anything special like fresh lemons the staff... More 

Thank Darrell_DiZoglio
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Large selection- some good, others not so good Yet there is enough choice to satisfy any palette Loved the soups and spareribs

Thank Richard H
Sarasota, Florida
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49 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Surprised???????????????????they are so falsely advertising scallops on the buffet, sure they are shaped like scallops, don't taste anything like a scallop, so I decided to "open" one.........................low and behold,under the batter, was a rolled string of something white, I assumed it to be squid, but anyway it was rolled up into the shape of a scallop, then battered then fried!!!!... More 

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Büttelborn, Hessen, Germany
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016

I have been going to this place for at least 10 years. When it first opened it was a treat. However, over the years it did start to look a little run down. However my last visit I was pleasantly surprised, it had, had a face lift. It was a nice surprise to see it back on form. It is... More 

Thank Lindsey J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Sushi, Asian, Japanese, Mongolian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4458 Bee Ridge Rd, Sarasota, FL 34233-2502
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-377-6699

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?