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8708 S Cicero Ave, Oak Lawn, IL 60453-1349
708-229-9988
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10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Buffet

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Just plain disgusting !!!!

I went there on Saturday early evening...Food was disgusting !The fried rice was scorched and burnt to the pan. I had to find server to replenish salad bar.Silverware was dirty.I left there feeling like I wanted to throw- up !!!...Very Rude Staff. SAVE YOUR MONEY! !! Please Avoid.!!!!!!!!!

1 of 5 starsReviewed April 27, 2014
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

I went there on Saturday early evening...Food was disgusting !The fried rice was scorched and burnt to the pan. I had to find server to replenish salad bar.Silverware was dirty.I left there feeling like I wanted to throw- up !!!...Very Rude Staff. SAVE YOUR MONEY! !! Please Avoid.!!!!!!!!!

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Crestwood, Illinois
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

The food was ok. service, practically non existent, had a party of over 60 people there on 1/10/14. was told it closed at ten, but could extend. manager was nowhere to be found. you would think that someone brings a party of over 60 people in, that the manager would at least greet, congratulate, thank for business. Did not happen... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

The name of the restaurant is no longer called Buffet City; it’s now called "Hibachi Grill and Sushi Buffet. I attended a birthday celebration at this location on August 10, 2013. The food and service were average. Not a large variety of entree items to choose from like many Asian style buffets. There were the standard selections like fried rice,... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2012 via mobile

Its like atlantic city inside. Huge, clean, well organized. Didnt get much instruction on how things worked. Would have like more drink choices like coffe and milk but the food choices were so vast who cares? Sushi was the best ive had from a buffet. We went at lunch during the week. Two people $16.55. We could eat that in... More 

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Oak Lawn
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2012

like any other midrate buffet but what draws me is that it is one of the only reseraunts in oak lawn to have live crabs

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2011

This is just an average buffet places shimmied up to look nicer. It's way, way, way too expensive for what you get. Granted, they have a lot of choices, but many aren't very good. And the coupons they give out are a riot! They are worth nothing, really. Stay away, it won't be open for long.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2008

Huge variety of food, from Sushi to Steak.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2008

Two words: Stomache ache

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 8708 S Cicero Ave, Oak Lawn, IL 60453-1349
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Oak Lawn
  • Phone Number: 708-229-9988

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Sushi, Chinese, Seafood
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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