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The Buffet Daimaru Sapporoten

4-7 Kita5jo Chuo-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido 060-0005, Japan
+81 11-828-1263
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Ranked #246 of 2,607 Restaurants in Sapporo
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Buffet
Most recent review
- Feb 15, 2014
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Buffet
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52 reviews from our community

68% Recommend
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Japanese first
  • Any
English first
Hong Kong, China
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

This restaurant is always crowded with mainly Japanese folk who I assume go there for the cheap prices and all you can eat format. Food quality is surprising low and probably the worst we experienced amongst the many Japanese restaurant we have visited. Dishes are mainly western / chinese - most hot dishes were under seasoned, overcooked and luke-warm. One... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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49 reviews 49 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

Despite the long queues at this buffet located on the 8th floor of the Daimaru shopping centre (possibly indicating a good buffet), the food was disappointing. You have 90 minutes for the buffet and it costs 1490 JPY (around SGD$19). It might look pretty appealing at first- till you realise that there is neither quality nor quantity. There were different... More

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Sapporo, Japan
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36 reviews 36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2013

Worth it if you're absolutely keen on stuffing your face on Western, Japanese and Chinese dishes. Otherwise, you'll have a better meal at any of the non-buffet restaurants on the same floor in Daimaru Department Store or in the Stella Dining arcade on the 6th floor between Daimaru and Bic Camera.

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West Hollywood, California
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212 reviews 212 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
293 helpful votes 293 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2013 via mobile

The food bounced around between indelible and disgusting. The Italian food was horrible. the Chinese food was disgusting-- no other word for it; Panda Express would be far more desirable . No idea what most of that mess was--tasted terrible. The "Main Course"s looked too bad to try. The only things edible were the Japanese food. I really enjoyed the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2008

Lots of food, not too cheap but close to the Sapporo Station.

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