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Good Friends Chinese Restaurant

9 California Street, Valley Springs, CA
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Cuisines: Chinese
Most recent review
- Aug 20, 2013
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6 reviews from our community

83% Recommend
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English first
Riverbank, California
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39 reviews 39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

I remember this place when it was a little hole in the wall. They had good food then. Now, the occupy the entire corner of Highway 12 and California St. The place is packed , that speaks for itself. Plan on gaining weight when you eat there, they literally have everything food wise.

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Modesto, California
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2013 via mobile

If you like Chinese food they got it , if you like sushi they got the best and lots of it ... This place is the first Chinese Buffet and Sushi house I've ever been too and it is awesome ...

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Jackson, California
14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2013

This a buffet that also offers a la carte items. This is a great place to pig out on oriental food. BUFFET: The chinese selections are good. My only criticism is that they could stand to switch what they offer more often. Appetizers are great, egg rolls, pot stickers, deep fried shrimp, crab rangoons, all the good stuff. They also... More

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Valley Springs, California
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2013

They greet you immediately as you come in, seat you quickly too. You can order from the menu or go directly to the buffet. They bring you very large glasses of water and very large glasses of your beverage. They also bring hot tea for you in a pot to finish off your meal with. The buffet has everything you... More

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20 reviews 20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2012

We chose this restaurant as we were camping in the area and the reviews seemed above average. I was a little disappointed however. There was plenty of food, in fact an over-abundance. The walnut shrimp were very good but the breaded scallops were blah. The crab were small and seemed a tag soggy. Shrimp were good but sauce dishes seemed... More

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Valley Springs
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34 reviews 34 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2012

Their buffet beats all in the larger Valley cities. You like shrimp, they have shrimp...try the walnut shrimp. Over a 100 items, all a-one, great taste. Prices are low for what you are offered. Sushi, oysters and open-shelled seafood, sauces, kim-chi, salad bar,spicy general-chicken, all you can eat. All of this in a town of 700 or so folks. At... More

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