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Thunder Mountain Buffet

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Seneca Allegany Casino, 777 Seneca Allegany Boulevard, Salamanca, NY 14779
+1 888-913-3377
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had dinner here. Typical open buffet. Lots of options for every taste. Lots of meat choices. And enough vegetarian choices too. The resort offers multiple dinner options but I would gladly recommend this one

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Thank Reneta B
Brockway, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We use coupons or comp so we eat free or really cheap. Good buffet food. Prime rib is good. Awesome chicken. they do have Asian and Italian as well as American foods. Good service. Kept clean at buffet line which I love... you wont leave hungry

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Thank Jenn B
Johnstown, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The absolute worst buffet I've ever eaten at!!! I ate there on 11/12/16. The food was disgusting. My entire family got sick. The foods are not cooked properly and kept at the proper temperature. It is a cesspool for food borne illness. I threw up several times and had the runs within 10 minutes of eating. It was just horrible.... More 

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Thank Jean S
Aurora, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

While visiting the casino, we had a late lunch at the Thunder Mountain Buffet. This is an excellent buffet. The selections are amazing. We did not know where to start. To name a few; the shrimp are peeled with the tails on. While they are not huge, they are reasonably sized and cooked and chilled perfectly. The Prime Rib was... More 

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Thank Mikeshy
Erie, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Some days I wish I could eat more, and other days I leave still hungry. There is always a good variety, but it's always pretty much the same set items. I do like that they'll grill your carved beef (sirloin or prime rib) if you ask (when they have it).

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Thank Julesinerie
Alfred Station, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and two friends went here after setting up for a shoe I'm neighboring Little Valley. I am not big on Casino gambling but hey, after hauling boxes, it's a good way to relax. We decided on the buffet for Friday night dinner. The selection was vast. Everything from Prime Rib to fish and salads galore. The seafood was fresh... More 

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Thank schees1
North Olmsted, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When visiting the casino, my husband and I always eat dinner at the Thunder Mountain Buffet. There is something there for everyone. The prime rib is amazing (get it slightly grilled for an additional taste). The pizza is made in their own pizza oven and is one of the best that I have ever had. Chinese, American, chicken, fish, shrimp,... More 

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Thank Denise L
Monongahela
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Stopped at the casino on our way to our next overnight. Since it was our first visit we were able to sign up for rewards card, we got money off the buffet. There was so many choices to pick from! All of the food is had was excellent! The deserts were just as good. Would recommend this place to anyone.

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Thank Roseann M
Thornhill, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Please note that starting out, I am not a big fan of buffets for dinner....that being said, the buffet had plenty of variety, but the quality was OK; not great.

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Thank Howard B
Fredonia, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Consistent through the years, they offer many choices. I always enjoy the chicken and meatloaf is above avg. Shrimp is a lot of work but worthwhile. Husband always enjoyed their dessert array. Prime rib is a mainstay to please any palate along with turkey or ham, whichever they choose on a particular day. Wednesday is great for seniors too as... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Seneca Allegany Casino, 777 Seneca Allegany Boulevard, Salamanca, NY 14779
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Salamanca
  • Phone Number: +1 888-913-3377

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?