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Sunny China Buffet

1703 Philo Rd, Urbana, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61802-6013
+1 217-367-8883
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Overview
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good16%
  • Average44%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible11%
3 days ago
“Ick”
12 Nov 2016
“Ok buffet”
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Chinese, Asian
PRICE
$
DETAILS
1703 Philo Rd, Urbana, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61802-6013
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1 - 10 of 18 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Personally. I didn't like it. It's cheap, scary buffet food that probably isn't changed our very often.

Thank Shaquala M
Reviewed 13 November 2016

There are not too many buffets in Urbana, probably just two. This one is ok. It typically serves multiple various shrimp dishes. If you are a fan for shrimps, it might be a good fit for you.

Thank Liwen C
Reviewed 24 October 2016

The buffet is now reopened. There is a nice variety of choices and desserts. The dessert selection is good. Food is prepared fresh, hot and tasty. If you looking for a new place to try this would work.

Thank cyclonesdan
Reviewed 11 October 2016

We were so hungry and wanted Chinese food but wanted something different than our usual, so we decided to try the buffet up the road. Everything tasted so good and there was a good variety. But afterward... my company almost didn't make it the 5...More

1  Thank clsrsly
Reviewed 10 August 2016

The place is now closed. No word on why but completely out of business! Another one bites the dust. It was a family operated business and did a good jpb

Thank cyclonesdan
Reviewed 8 May 2016

If you like a buffet, this is for you. Very consistent, good quality food. Some "regular American" food for kids and those in the party who don't like stir-fries. The good thing about this place is that it doesn't try to do too much. There...More

Thank Cello12345
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Sunny China Buffet is one of my most favorite Chinese food places to eat. It's a quaint little buffet with every item being superb!

Thank Vicki W
Reviewed 29 March 2016

A small sit down place to eat after 11 AM. Great selection for such a small place but very good service and food.

Thank jwhoyt1
Reviewed 27 March 2016

I'm not sure how anyone had bad service... the staff were great when I was there on a Friday. I ordered hot tea and went to the buffet. Okay so there were a lot of mediocre things I expected, but some great finds too. Worst...More

Thank DarkSideHasCookies
Reviewed 18 June 2015

Not the best Chinese buffet I've ever eaten at. It's okay. It's small. They have a nice assortment for the size of the place, but there's not a whole lot of flavor in what they offer.

Thank deddragoninn
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nickythedance
Is the buffet open 9am-11pm as well, or does it have special hours?
12 April 2015|
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Response from happywhalewatcher | Reviewed this property |
I believe it is open Tuesday thru Sunday 11:00am until 9pm. I have only gone for the supper hour at around 5pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
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Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1703 Philo Rd, Urbana, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61802-6013
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Champaign-Urbana  >  Urbana
  • Phone Number: +1 217-367-8883
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