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Imperial Buffet

282 New Britain Ave, Plainville, CT 06062-2056
860-410-1888
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Ranked #42 of 65 Restaurants in Plainville
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  • English first
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English first
Southington, Connecticut
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29 reviews 29 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

lunch is a good price and there's lots to choose from. Fresh fruit, soup that's not the greatest, and if you like deep- fried food you're in luck. Some fresh vegetables but even there the fat content is high. You need to know before you go in that you'll get a lot of unhealthy food if you're trying to heed... More

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Southington, Connecticut
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013

I usually go to Imperial Buffet for Lunch once every couple of weeks. For one person including Tax and Soda it comes to $10. 99% of the time the food is excellent. My favorite is the Sea Bass. The sushi is also pretty good. Chinese and American Food items. They take care of me very well here.

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Austin, Texas
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105 reviews 105 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2013

Stopped for dinner and I should have looked first. Like other Chinese buffets, this place looked like lunch warmed over, but at a higher price. $13 for dinner plus soft drinks. They are in a strip mall. No alcohol, but a hand printed sign says they are waiting for the license, so bring your own. As buffets go, it is... More

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Meriden, Connecticut
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35 reviews 35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2013

This is a good family restaurant. The food is very good and the selection is large. I go here often and the menu changes .. I love the green tea ice-cream for dessert!

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Goode, Virginia
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135 reviews 135 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2012

Typical Chinese buffet - food is not great, but not bad, but you can get as much as you want. If you're craving mass quantities, this is not a bad choice. If you want higher quality, try somewhere else. Service is good, atmosphere is a bit dated.

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Salt Lake City, UT
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387 reviews 387 reviews
205 restaurant reviews
364 helpful votes 364 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2010

I was so tired of fish! I found this a nice break from big meals. I love buffets because I can take a little bit of a lot of things and I don't waste a lot of food. It was pretty typical Chinese fare, but it really "hit the spot" for me that night. The delicious unexpected conclusion to our... More

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Burlington, Connecticut
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85 reviews 85 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2008

I used to eat at this restaurant all the time. They have a lot of buffet choices here, not only Chinese but American as well. However whenever I went there were always several items that weren't very fresh, especially on the dessert table. However, I haven't been to this restaurant since the Asian Bistro opened right down the street about... More

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