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Beijing Buffet

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Chinese, Pan-Asian
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245 S Airport Blvd, South San Francisco, CA 94080-6703
650-837-9068
Today
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Buffet, Takeout

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  • 8
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 17
    Average
  • 11
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Huge selection and reasonably priced

Beijing Buffet has a huge variety of different types of food for everyone. The food was always fresh and will seasoned. If you like seafood, this is the place to come on a Friday or Sat night. There's plenty of parking and it's very conveniently located with easy access to the 101 freeway.

3 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
VicLai9125
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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  • Families with children
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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11 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Beijing Buffet has a huge variety of different types of food for everyone. The food was always fresh and will seasoned. If you like seafood, this is the place to come on a Friday or Sat night. There's plenty of parking and it's very conveniently located with easy access to the 101 freeway.

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San Francisco, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

One of the best buffet-style restaurants in the bay area. I love how caring and knowledgeable the staff are towards their customers. Frankly,, South San Francisco isn't know for too many great restaurants but this one is a standout.Now, you must pay almost 30 dollars in order to eat there. So it is about 60 dollars for two people but... More 

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Santa Cruz
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Liked the selection of seafood and veggie dishes. A good value and it seemed that the food was set out in small quantities and restocked often which was nice.

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Stoneham, Massachusetts
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

This place is pretty good for the amount of money you pay. It's fairly expensive, something around $30 per person but there are a ton of options for all types of food. Definitely try the Schezuan dumplings, they are always making them fresh and refilling them quickly. They're probably the best thing they have. I did not expect there to... More 

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philippines
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

The spread was varied but the food was not really that good. The crab legs and other seafood was not fresh. I thought I would taste authentic chinese food but that is not the case. The place was not also that clean and service not good.

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New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I had just checked in to a nearby hotel, and was very hungry, and saw this was in walking distance. At $17 per person I thought this was a bit overpriced, particularly for the area, but I will admit the food was good (though I was pretty hungry). However I noticed a bit further down was an IHOP, so I'd... More 

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new jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Well if your looking for A gourmet buffet this is not it but.......... I stopped in at about 3pm and got the $9.95 lunch buffet. The food seemed fresh and I had plenty to select from. Have I had better Asian Food and have had better spreads at a Buffett. But for the location and the money this was well... More 

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Campinas, SP
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

I'm not really a "Chinese restaurant" person but honestly didn't like so much the food, the way it's served and the treatment.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

I'm surprised at the other reviews not giving this restaurant better marks. It is not an exquisite or romantic buffet restaurant, but I found it to be clean and the food actually not bad at all. It has a nice selection, buffet style, of Chinese, Japanese, Korean, and some Hawaiian dishes. Pricing is reasonable. You can't expect much service for... More 

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Wake Forest, North Carolina
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Not worth the money, not that many choices. Not as fresh as other places. Pizza was good and cheesy.

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Additional Information about Beijing Buffet

Address: 245 S Airport Blvd, South San Francisco, CA 94080-6703
Phone Number: 650-837-9068
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  South San Francisco
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 20 - 25
Cuisine: Chinese, Pan-Asian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 245 S Airport Blvd, South San Francisco, CA 94080-6703
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  South San Francisco
  • Phone Number: 650-837-9068

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 25
  • Cuisine: Chinese, Pan-Asian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm

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