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Chen Garden

217 S 25th St, Fort Dodge, IA 50501-4341
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Overview
  • Excellent15%
  • Very good18%
  • Average18%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible34%
1 week ago
“Not good food, even though there's plenty.”
10 Nov 2016
“Typical Chinese Buffet but Gross Seating Area”
Open Now
10:30 - 22:30All hours
CUISINES
Chinese, Asian
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LOCATION
217 S 25th St, Fort Dodge, IA 50501-4341
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Basically forget the Sushi, the salad bar is Iceberg lettuce and most of the buffet food is terrible. The only saving grace is the hibachi. There is much better ways to fill your stomach. The staff is always nice.

Thank Justin G
Reviewed 7 July 2017

We were not greeted at the door, food is dry from being under the heat lamps too long. Most disturbing was the carpet, dingy is putting it litely. Also, the waitress was not friendly in the least and was disappointed with no tip. This is...More

Thank tywyattsr
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Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

This place has a huge buffet with Chinese, American, sushi, deserts and a hibachi grill where they cook right in front of you

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Reviewed 15 February 2017

Our federal retired employes meet here once a month and the food was excellent we always enjoy the food choices and it is always fresh and very tasty we voted to hold all our meetings here.

Thank Bruce W
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

It's a Chinese buffet like any other Chinese buffet with the same type of food selection. We had a group of 8 and were put in a separate room by ourselves in what I assume was for overflow or parties. The tables were sticky and...More

Thank StevenPZ
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

It's just OK. A wide variety of Asian and American food buffet style. Some items are good, some are just blah. It is clean. I like the hot tea they serve with a small teapot. The staff are hard to understand. If you have questions,...More

Thank Cheryl T
Reviewed 24 June 2016

This place has taken a serious nose-dive in the past year or so. Not sure how much longer they will remain open, as they can't be financially viable any more with their low crowd numbers. I've eaten here well over 100 times since it opened...More

Thank karl7007
Reviewed 19 May 2016

I'm afraid to eat there. I don't know how fresh their food is. I would rather buy frozen Chinese food than eat here.

Thank dethomas2001
Reviewed 19 April 2016

When we went there a friend ate some of his food when he got plastic stuck in his teety and all they did was take off that meal.

Thank Denyse T
Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

A few months ago my fiance and myself decided to go to dinner here. We had arrived when they were just about to put out the fresh dinner food. So I thought. I watched from my booth as a woman brought out hot fresh food...More

Thank Chelsea A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 21:00
Monday
10:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 21:00
Thursday
10:30 - 21:00
Friday
10:30 - 22:30
Saturday
10:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 217 S 25th St, Fort Dodge, IA 50501-4341
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Fort Dodge
Description
Located at the Crossroads Mall. Chen Garden phone number is listed as 515-955-3886. http://www.shopsatcrossroads.com/stores.htm
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