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Ming Wah Buffet Restaurant

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1891 Washington Road, Thomson, GA
(706) 595-1288
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Dining options: Dinner, Takeout, Waitstaff

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Chinese Restaurant

We get take out most of the time at Ming Wah's. When we go in everything tastes so good we usually eat more than we should. In fact we just got chicken wings from here for the recent Georgia Bulldogs game. They are very good, very crispy and meaty. We particularly like the lomein also. The... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 4, 2015
Donnahood
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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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22 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015 via mobile

We get take out most of the time at Ming Wah's. When we go in everything tastes so good we usually eat more than we should. In fact we just got chicken wings from here for the recent Georgia Bulldogs game. They are very good, very crispy and meaty. We particularly like the lomein also. The staff is courteous and... More 

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Thank Donnahood
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

This is fairly good food for a low price. Some items were dried out from the heat, but most were pretty darn good (especially the shrimp). The only real negative was the presence of flies but hey this is southern Georgia in the summertime.

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Conyers, GA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

I arrived 15 minutes before closing and there was very little food out in the pans and some were empty (which is understandable just before closing). I would have gone on, but my companion wanted Chinese. So I assumed that I would be eating cold and hard food because as you know, when food is not changed out frequently, it... More 

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Thank travelwriter52
Grand Junction, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

This is right in front on the comfort inn.the food even tho the service is slow at brining the food out its such great value and the food is great.

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Thank mac1969
LENOIR CITY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Excellently prepared food and fresh. Ate there several times during the course of our stay. Waitstaff was attentive and willing to listen to likes and dislikes about what to eat. Quick to assist in suggesting something we might like.

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Thank MJANICE M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015 via mobile

nasty attitude on phone all the food we got from this place was old dried up and tasted like cooking oil no flavor at all even the cookies wete stale

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Thank mebrow19751
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 via mobile

This small town does not have a lot of choices in regards to restaurants that surpass fast food. This is one of the few that does. If you give it a whirl you will be as surprised as we were. It's a large variety with a great price.

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Thank Nelpad
Suffolk, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We are on our way home from San Antonio to Suffolk Va. when we stayed over in Tompson Ga. We asked the receptionist at the hotel if the Ming Wah was worth a try and with a nod from her we tried it. A typical Chinese buffet with scores of items to chose from we found arriving late in the... More 

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Augusta, Georgia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 via mobile

Food on the buffet is held too long. Ordering from the kitchen is a better bet. Selection is limited.

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Thank rrlbag
Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

On my way home from Columbia SC to Atlanta GA I found this nice little restaurant off the highway. It doesn't look grand from the outside but the staff is super friendly and the food is good. For the money, it's great food. If you want something good and inexpensive, this is the place. Some dishes are even better the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1891 Washington Road, Thomson, GA
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Thomson
  • Phone Number: (706) 595-1288

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese, Asian

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