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Empire Buffet

N.Roan Street, Johnson City, TN 37601
+1 423-915-0888
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor23%
  • Terrible12%
4 Jan 2017
“Ok place to eat”
6 Aug 2017
“Dont go there”
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
N.Roan Street, Johnson City, TN 37601
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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Terrible food made my habichi wrong lied to me told me they had moutain dew its mellow yellow not the same at all i wont be back if i could give them no stars i would

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

The food has always been good, but the last couple of times I've eaten there not so much. The food has no flavor everything taste very bland. Also the restrooms was a mess! They need to do some cleaning around there to.

Thank Angie B
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We have been going to Empire for many years, but I think that our most recent visit will be our last. Unfortunately, it hasn't been very good the last few times we went, we kept trying hoping it was just an "off" day, but no...More

1  Thank Casey C
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We go to Empire Buffet usually two or three times a month since the first of the year the food has been excellent, always hot and fresh. Will keep going back, good service.

Thank kingj24
Reviewed 20 March 2017

With the exception of the hot and sour soup, this restaurant has absolutely nothing to recommend it. The food is bland and some dishes which should be warm are cold. There are better options in Johnson City.

Thank berryandfang
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

This place is just ok. Nice selection and pretty tasty. Its really basic but will do if you want forigen food.

Thank April C
Reviewed 23 August 2016

best buffet for Asian food by far in the area. They have a chef to cook whatever you want. Food is fresh. And wow the assortment of food is great.

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 16 August 2016

It was a very good buffet , Love the sushi section The wings are good and the foo over on the grill is always excellent. The staff actually acts like they want you to be at there table.

1  Thank Russell H
Reviewed 25 July 2016

I hadn't been there for a few months, Sunday after church I took Carolyn with me, I noticed that the Sunday brunch buffet had dropped a couple dollars what a nice surprise. Same friendly staff I love the frog legs every thing was fresh and...More

Thank J T
Reviewed 15 June 2016

We used to eat here quite often, but the quality seemed to deteriorate after a while. Food was left on the buffet until it was dried out and inedible. The wait staff always seemed to be polite in a minimalist way, which was ok but...More

Thank Thomas R
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7 May 2016|
Response from J T | Reviewed this property |
Depends of the time of day, 6.99 during the day, 8.99 at night 10.99 weekends They do give a Veterans discount ask for it when checking out. this was the last time I went there check there web page of call them for sure. I... More
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: N.Roan Street, Johnson City, TN 37601
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Johnson City
  • Phone Number: +1 423-915-0888
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