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Buster's Restaurant

740 Bay Marina Dr, National City, CA 91950-6427
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Ranked #10 of 174 Restaurants in National City
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Reservations
Most recent review
- May 26, 2014
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Ogden, Utah, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Food and service were great. Typical American fare with a surf/ ambience. Fun place. Definitely visit again.

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San Diego, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

Place is been remodeled and already looks amazing. Great change we needed a nice restaurant in national city with great food and live band on weekends. I loved it!!!

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London, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

Good as local bar, but a souless eatery. Bit like eating in an airport. Staff fine, just food is basic and overpriced.

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Umpqua, United States
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

The menu is great for breakfast, lunch or dinner and has a full bar to add to your dining pleasure. The service was excellent, exceeded normal dining experiences. The food was tasty with a lovely presentation. The restaurant was able to seat from 2 and even able to seat 15. Dining was friends, family & business.

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Bowie, Maryland, United States
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156 reviews 156 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

This restaurant has new owners and is now called Goodies. I was talking with the manager and he told me they plan on doing a major renovation and also come out with a new menu. That being said, we stopped in for breakfast on a Saturday morning and the placed had about six tables sat. Jay was our server and... More

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Chula Vista, California
19 reviews 19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

The full new name is Goodies Plates & Pours (per receipt). New owners took over from the Indian Casino owners earlier this month. I'm told the new owners own Gas Lamp restaurants. The menu is the same as the reduced menu introduced by the Indian Casino owners. Staff seems to be the same, but the prices have increased.

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St. George, Utah
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111 reviews 111 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

This was right adjacent to our hotel so we decided to try it for breakfast. Excellent decision! Simple two sided breakfast menu had a good selection without being overwhelming. Portions were very generous, well prepared and good quality. Every surprised and pleased. Service was excellent. Can highly recommend for breakfast! Did not try at other meals because of other obligations.

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Tehachapi, California
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293 reviews 293 reviews
209 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

Good menu, Cold beer variety, great sports pub atmosphere, nice people. Parking is good. Lively, lotta tv's,

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El Centro
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38 reviews 38 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2013

The restaurant has a surfer vibe and it is great for lunch or even for drinks after work. The food it is savory like any other bar food. The service is good and they are on top of what it is need it in your table.

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Diamond Bar, California
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39 reviews 39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013

Fairly priced food. Not a huge menu, but what they have is varied and good. I had their half deli sandwich with a cup of enchilada soup (absolutely delicious) and a house salad. The half sandwich (bacon and avocado) would have been a whole sandwich in any other restaurant. My husband had the tostada with carne asada - he ate... More

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