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Hao Wah

1713 S Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa, FL 33629-5812
+1 813-253-2095
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“egg rolls” (3 reviews)
“mussels” (2 reviews)
“sushi” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
1713 S Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa, FL 33629-5812
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First American Chinese Buffett visited in the USA for a few years. It was small. Only one table with maybe 40 items. The food wasn't really anything to rave about and I was actually kind of disappointed. Especially considering I've been to some good Chinese...More

Thank TomD0711
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There's those times when you just decide to forget about dieting and eating healthy, blah blah. This is the place you go when that mood strikes! The food is good, it's a buffet, and there's great variety. They've been around for a long time, long...More

Thank Casacarajo
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

The food is authentic, not Americanized. Great pricing, fantastic buffet, ample parking and pleasant staff. The sushi is good too but I come here for the Chinese food. Eat here once and you'll become a regular.

Thank BronxBornLady
Reviewed 30 March 2017

I've been going for the buffet for many years. I use to keep going back to fill up my plate two to three times per visit. They have so many choices of entrees and salads and deserts and soup. Too much for one plate, so...More

Thank luv2travel33549
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

South Tampa staple for Chinese food for over 40 years. The food here has all the usual suspects, but its constantly stirred, replaced, or cleaned. Food is hot, tasty, and fresh. Salad bar for the light side, and plenty of noodles, vegetables, and fried goodies...More

1  Thank Crob4769
Reviewed 11 September 2016

This place has been around for 30+ years. Large selection to choose from, either off the menu or at the lunch or dinner buffet. Most items were hot and tasty.

Thank HSR57
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Restaurant was recommended. Very satisfied with everything about it. Has been open several years but updated. Friendly staff. Food abundant in choice &very pleasant in taste. Easy on the stomach of elderly. Great experience

Thank babynurse1987
Reviewed 29 June 2016

My opinion, the best chinese buffet in Tampa. Hot food, well prepared, well lit and presented. Good sanitation. lots of turnover on the buffet because they are busy. They do serve some 'imitation crab" on the buffet which is atrocious. They should scrap the seafood...More

Thank eric s
Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

I have been eating here for 28 years and will for the next. The food us great and the staff is so nice.

Thank Brian S
Reviewed 26 April 2016

We eat at this restaurant at least once a week. Food is always hot and a great variety as well. Although a buffet the staff are very helpful The mussels cook with jalapenos is a favorite.

Thank Ray L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Delivery, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1713 S Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa, FL 33629-5812
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-253-2095
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