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Jumbo Buffet

East Louisville
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2731 S Hurstbourne Pkwy, Louisville, KY 40220
(502) 495-0028
Today
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Typical buffett.

No real surprises. Food was good. Service was good. Just a normal buffett. Shrimp sauce could be better, it was too thick.

3 of 5 starsReviewed January 24, 2015
Kenneth E
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Erwin, Tennessee, USA
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Erwin, Tennessee, USA
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77 reviews 77 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

No real surprises. Food was good. Service was good. Just a normal buffett. Shrimp sauce could be better, it was too thick.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Some of the food was cold above tasteless. Pineapple was fresh. Didn't try the grill. Stuffed crabs were the best thing there but nothing was worth $8.00 a person.

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Benton, Kentucky
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

I visited Jumbo Buffet with my family on a Monday night. There is a decent selection on the buffet, unfortunately the quality was lacking. The hot and sour soup was edible, the sushi was horrible and old, the hot items might have been OK when they were fresh several hours before. The entire place seemed to need a good scrubbing... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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125 reviews 125 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

I had the rice noodle and egg drop soup and fry sush roll and it was very good and the tea was good to and the food was wonderful and the people that work their was very friendly and it was clean in side and out James

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Taylorsville, Kentucky
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58 reviews 58 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

This is the 3rd time I have eaten there. The first time it was great but it has declined. Friday dinner with fountain drink $16. No crab legs, boiled mini crabs though, improperly cooked with skin rubbery. Frog legs taste off. Fish hard/dry. 30 minutes getting dinner items out on buffet. Over cooked piece of self-serve beef on bar. Most... More 

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Fisherville, Kentucky
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208 reviews 208 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

My buddy Groucho swears by this place. I cannot get him to go to any other restaurant on the weekend. I understand why. There is a ton of food at a cheap price. After a hard week of work, it's a nice place to unwind. The variety the JB has is impressive with some basic pizza, fried chicken, etc. to... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

The food is pretty good, and the staff is friendly. Besides the Chinese assortment, they offer "American" style choices like corn, pizza, and macaroni 'n' cheese. I would suggest dining here for lunch on weekdays to avoid the usual weekend price increase. Their sweet rolls topped with sugar are quite tasty.

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Florida
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

We stumbled upon this restaurant by accident, while traveling through Louisville. Nothing out of the ordinary on the outside or on the inside..... but the food was hot, fresh, and most of all TASTY! My wife is Asian, and we have eaten Asian buffets by the hundreds in at least 20 states as well as in Asia, and we agree... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

We ate here on a family trip to Louisville. I was traveling with my husband, 6 yr old, 11 yr old, and 2 month old. The food was pretty good and seemed fresh. The restaurant was quiet. There weren't very many other customers there. It was around 4:00 so it was an early dinner. It seemed like more people came... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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111 reviews 111 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2013

The items are tasty. I really like the sushi, soup, and appetizers. The place is old though and could use some badly needed remodeling and updating. The staff is okay but not overly friendly. If you like a Chinese Buffet for a good price this is the place.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2731 S Hurstbourne Pkwy, Louisville, KY 40220
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > East Louisville
  • Neighborhood: East Louisville
  • Phone Number: (502) 495-0028

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm

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