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Imperial Buffet

273 Wilbur Cross Hwy, Berlin, CT 06037
(860) 828-6630
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Ranked #16 of 56 Restaurants in Berlin
Cuisines: Asian
Most recent review
- Jun 21, 2014
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Severna Park, Maryland
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38 reviews 38 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 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
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75 reviews 75 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
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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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
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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38 reviews 38 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 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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5 reviews 5 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
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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56 reviews 56 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
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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Cromwell, Connecticut
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

Our grandchildren come from P.A and look forward to lunch at imperial buffet so a visit to ct, and lunch and ice cream. cac.

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Hartford, Connecticut
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75 reviews 75 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2013

I kind of give up on chinese buffets. The food is never hot enough, or fresh enough or even chinese enough on occasion. This one is better than the one on Silas Deane hwy and Kane st, but its still the same old thing. Poorly made Gen tsos, chicken wings, bad lo mein, etc etc. I go here if I... More

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Indialantic, Florida
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28 reviews 28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2012

This is the best Chinese buffet around. They have a huge variety of Chinese dishes as well as sushi and raw bar items. The décor is very nice with indoor koi fish ponds, comfortable booths, etc. Because this is a busy place, the dishes are continually turning over and fresh.

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