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273 Wilbur Cross Hwy, Berlin, CT 06037
(860) 828-6630
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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  • 6
    Very good
  • 5
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Good Food

The food was good and the service was even better. I truly appreciate the restaurants concern about our comfort throughout our visit. Thanks and if we are in the area,we will certainly visit again. Our track and field team truly thanks you. All the best, all the time, Coach J

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 29, 2015
Jason J
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English first
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7 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

The food was good and the service was even better. I truly appreciate the restaurants concern about our comfort throughout our visit. Thanks and if we are in the area,we will certainly visit again. Our track and field team truly thanks you. All the best, all the time, Coach J

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Wethersfield, CT
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

Since this is a local restaurant, we have dined here many times. Although the variety of foods in the buffet is amazing, the quality seems to be going downhill. Many of the items were room-temp when they should have been hot. I shouldn't complain since I went back 3 times for more food. The service is very good. The girls... More 

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Berlin, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Pros ---- Large parking lot, Lots of seating, no waiting, Lots of food choices, Fairly priced, They keep refilling the buffet. Cons---- Food is typical buffet food, lower quality but lots of it.

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Severna Park, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Not the cleanest buffet I have ever been in. The food was average, not bad, but not great. The price was a little high, they had snow crab legs on the menu, but they didn't refill them as fast as the customers emptied the dish. Several patrons were disappointed that the crab legs was constantly empty. Not terrible, but not... More 

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Meriden, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Fifteen of us went here to celebrate a birthday. After reading some of the previous reviews I was skeptical but to our surprise the food and service were great. They had many choices one of which is my granddaughter's favorite, Crab Legs. Everything was hot ans fresh and the waitstaff was very attentive. I highly recommend this restaurant.

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Berlin, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

This is a good place to get Chinese food. The service is good. the price is right and the food is always fresh and hot. Great variety of Chinese as well as American dishes.

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Hartford, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

Ive been to this buffet several times, because it is near another store that I frequently shop at. Everytime Ive gone here , it gets worse. A few days ago, I spent 13 dollars on lunch, with a soda and a tip. And the food was nasty. They actually had a burnt dried up piece of what looked like cardboard,... More 

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Cromwell, Connecticut
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

I don’t write many reviews. So this will probably seem wordy to you experienced reviewers but so be it. I've been to this buffet dozens of times. The food is exactly what you would expect from any Chinese buffet. If one is visiting a buffet of any kind, one should not be critiquing the food as if they expected gourmet... More 

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New Canaan, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

On a scale of 0-50 Staff:45 Food:43 Service:50 Decor:50 As you eat you see a pond of fish you even get to feed them also my cousin had a bee sting they treated him like he was at a clinic AMAZING and recommend this buffet to any looking for a Asian American and Japanese food

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Cromwell, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013

Our family visits this buffet often. We like it here. There is a very good variety of food, 80% of what they serve is similar from visit to visit but there are small changes to the menu every time we return. There are people making simple rolls to order and there is a hibachi to order as well. I have... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 273 Wilbur Cross Hwy, Berlin, CT 06037
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Berlin
  • Phone Number: (860) 828-6630

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Asian
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?