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1854 S Ridgewood Ave, South Daytona, FL 32119-2237
+1 386-767-3838
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11:00 - 21:30
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Daytona Beach Florida
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

The usual items plus a few extras. Peel and eat shrimp, fried shrimp, coconut shrimp as well as a Chinese version that's messy to eat, but wonderful flavor. Good soups, ribs, fish and chicken dishes. Frequent diner program gets you a free dinner for every 10 purchased. Cookies and ice cream to go along with fortune cookies are a great... More 

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Welland
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57 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

We had dinner here right after Hurricane Matthew passed through. It was closed a few days but it seemed ready for business when they opened. The buffet was extensive, hot and tasty. Lots of seafood including fish, crab, crawfish, shrimp and crawfish. They have a hibachi grill that is a nice added touch. The staff were friendly. The price was... More 

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Thank Cam M
Spotsylvania, Virginia
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

We visited here on a wim. I was craving chinese and my fiance wanted sushi. They had a wonderful selection of both. The food was fresh and very delicious. The price was very reasonable coming to 25.01$ for two sodas and two buffet dinners. Their General Tsos chicken is to die for! The buffet and seating area were very very... More 

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Thank Tiffany S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

There is a large buffet. The service was good. This will be our go-to buffet from now on. There is something for everyone. Good selection of beer & wine.

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Thank Christy C
USA
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

It's chinese buffet with some sushi as well, and a cook for you section. But what set it apart for me was the absolute cleanliness, tasteful and sophisticated decor and lighting, and the food itself. Very fresh-you didn't feel like anything had been sitting out more then 2 minutes, even if it may have been. Would definitely make this a... More 

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Thank Sylvia127
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

If you want a buffet, I would go to Ocean Buffet. For me it is a step above all those chinese buffets out there. Food is fresh, good, tasty. The place is pretty nice for a buffer

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Lakeland, Florida, USA
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

The food is just greasy, overcooked and overpriced! The waitresses have no personality and choices are limited.

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Thank SAMinott
New Smyrna Beach, Florida
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

If your super hungry this place is okay. Not a lot to choose from and always low on food. Food is not the best quality for the price. They do have a hibachi grill in the back and sushi which is pretty good.

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Thank StephanieOnTheGo
South Daytona, Florida
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53 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2016

come in eat and watch the skateboarders next store. i like the hibachi grill. chicken fried rice great asian cuisine

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Thank James E
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26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

Ive been here twice it's a small Chinese buffet. The food is ok. Its not to much of a variety in my opinion.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Japanese, Sushi, Seafood, International, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1854 S Ridgewood Ave, South Daytona, FL 32119-2237
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  South Daytona
  • Phone Number: +1 386-767-3838

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