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Buffet City

8801 University Ave, Ste 107, Clive, IA 50325-6247
+1 515-222-0888
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
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“crab legs” (2 reviews)
“sushi” (7 reviews)
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Chinese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
8801 University Ave, Ste 107, Clive, IA 50325-6247
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I like it. At least their food doesn't all have the same flavor like some Asian buffets. Fast efficient service too. Great selection. Their desserts have a bit to be desired but they're Asian desserts, you know, the little hard dry cakes and cookies. I...More

Thank Loulabelle8
Reviewed 1 week ago

They are always putting out fresh food, before it is even gone. Nice selection, friendly people, good servoce.

Thank Penny G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are into the Chinese Buffet -- every city has a few -- this is one of the better examples. There is likely more Western dishes than Chinese but no matter, it's all fun. The Chinese Dim Sum are espeailly well done

Thank Mhainey924
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Wow, this was an excellent Chinese buffet! The quality and variety of Chinese fare was outstanding. I got a kick out of the crab rangoon. Not only was it tasty, but massive as well. If you are a fan of this kind of cuisine, give...More

1  Thank msray53
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Great buffet featuring a wide variety of food. If you love the "Chinese Buffet" places, you will love this one. Can't wait to go back again when passing through the area!

1  Thank Doreen S
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Consistently excellent food. Friendly atmosphere. Easy to find, North off I-235 4 blocks to 4th light (University Ave). Left to 1st light, and right into the strip mall. On right mid mall area.

1  Thank Richard K
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Consistently good buffet. Employees tend to want to close early on weekdays so go on Friday or Saturday for better late eating. They hesitantly refill the crab legs so just keep asking to get your money's worth.

1  Thank IABeachLover
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Clean buffet and plenty of options. really sad that I missed the sushi that was hiding in the back. good if looking for a buffet.

1  Thank Megan M
Reviewed 8 January 2017

We love dining at Buffet City with relatives and friends. The staff if friendly and the decor puts you in the mood for Asian dining. There is something for everyone's taste in the six food tables. The offerings are kept fresh and appetizing in appearance....More

1  Thank kasey305
Reviewed 13 October 2016

I ate at Buffet City on a Saturday about 2:00 without high expectations. I was pleasantly surprised by the freshness and quality of the hot foods. The sushi selections were plentiful; not the best (felt like it was "pre-fab"). Tabs on all of the buffet...More

2  Thank Mel M
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Restaurant Details

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Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:30 AM
10:30 AM - 9:30 AM
10:30 AM - 9:30 AM
10:30 AM - 9:30 AM
10:30 AM - 9:30 AM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8801 University Ave, Ste 107, Clive, IA 50325-6247
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Clive
  • Phone Number: +1 515-222-0888
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