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4008 N 10th St, McAllen, TX 78504-3001
+1 956-631-0188
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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McAllen, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friday Lenten buffet was fabulous! Attentive waiters, great service. Compared to Golden Dragon Lenten buffet which was lousy. No comparison! House of China wins by a mile.

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Thank Irene19Hermansen
McAllen, Texas
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

I had a good experience. Food was hot and tasty!!!! The day I visited there were few people and it was very nice....Great service given to my party.

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Went for dinner at about 6 pm on the request of my 14 year old daughter...should have known. Place was warm and muggy inside and the servers tossing dishes (loudly) into a tub made the experience uncomfortable. The food was subpar (compared only to the last time I ate here, which wasn't great either). Food on the buffet was old... More 

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Harlingen, Texas
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31 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

I honestly felt disappointed when I visited this place because the propaganda is so good that I expected more. The place is like an average Chinese food restaurant that has been around for many years. However, the food is not that great. I went to House of China with my colleagues after a long morning meeting, and we were actually... More 

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McAllen, Texas
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

This has been a favorite place for 30 years and gets better with time, probably due to the number of other Chinese buffets offering competition in the area. Servers have always been pleasant and helpful. Lots of regular customers go for lunch since it's fast, but you are welcome to linger if you like. Very reasonably priced and good quality... More 

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Mission, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

We took another couple with us to enjoy this buffet. It is amazing to have so many choices and each item is cooked to perfection.

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1 Thank Teddy D
Edinburg, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

This has been our Chinese restaurant of choice for many years. We have noticed the food is starting to lose it's flavor. Not like before....

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1 Thank J Robert G
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

It's an average chinese takeout/buffet restaurant like you will find everywhere. All in all it's nothing special on food, quality and service...it's just an option if you are looking to calm to hunger.

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Kathmandu, Nepal
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2015

The food was mediocre and we had to go through many plates to find a clean to use. Service was fair; but the food not very good. Definitely not go there again.

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Concord, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2015

Nothing fancy and nothing to write home about. The place was clean but it seemed the food had been sitting out awhile. (We arrived at about 5PM) I was expecting more considering the radio ads they put out. They advertise sushi but it was actually just some rather bland california rolls. With the exception of our waiter, the staff was... 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 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$9
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Buffet, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4008 N 10th St, McAllen, TX 78504-3001
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  McAllen
  • Phone Number: +1 956-631-0188
Description
We have a buffet only dining area, together with a separate combo plate menu area and an optional dine in area, take out, or drive through.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?