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Jumbo Buffet

2731 S Hurstbourne Pkwy, Louisville, KY 40220 (East Louisville)
(502) 495-0028
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Ranked #324 of 1,479 restaurants in Louisville
Cuisines: Chinese
Neighborhood: East Louisville
Most recent review
- Apr 7, 2014
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Neighborhood: East Louisville
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Silver Spring, Maryland
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199 reviews 199 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 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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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 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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Ohio
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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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78 reviews 78 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 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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Top Contributor
363 reviews 363 reviews
265 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2013 via mobile

After reading the reviews here I thought I'd roll the dice and give Jumbo a shot. I enjoyed the buffet as it was slightly better than average. The place was very busy and the food was always hot and fresh. Large variety including sushi. Service was awesome. I give this place 3 out of 5 forks. Check em out!

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Valparaiso, IN
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16 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2012

This place is kind of sketchy even for a chinese buffet. Very drab and usually pretty dirty. Even if it was cleaned i think the cook station behind the register would still look horrid. Food is pretty bland and the table service is hit or miss. I don't trust the sushi that hangs out all day. Look for your chinese... More

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Louisville, Kentucky
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15 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2012

It is a chinese buffet, good food for a good price. I love their bourbon chicken. The sushi is pretty substandard, and they never have crab legs which is a huge disappointment. The decor is very outdated as well, but you will leave very full, and quite satisfied.

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Louisville, Kentucky
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26 reviews 26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2011

The Chinese have running a buffet down to a science. One rarely stands out from the crowd. Although slightly more expensive than the average, the food is a cut above the others.

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Louisville, Kentucky
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2011

My boyfriend and I wanted to try something different for our Anniversary dinner. It was my first time coming here, and he was there for the last time about 8 years ago. It was very relaxing in there, and looked clean. The thing that bothered me most is how it wasn't very fresh! The lo mein noodles were very gummy... More

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