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Lin's Chinese Buffet

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404 N Canal Blvd, Ste I, Thibodaux, LA 70301-2987
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10:30 am - 10:30 pm
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Sun - Thu 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Buffet, Takeout

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    4 of 5 stars
food and sushi was okay

This is one of my favorite Chinese places but I wish the food was hot and fresh. Especially during lunch hours. (= ∆=);;

3 of 5 starsReviewed November 19, 2015
Himitsu R
Thibodaux, Louisiana
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Thibodaux, Louisiana
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13 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015

This is one of my favorite Chinese places but I wish the food was hot and fresh. Especially during lunch hours. (= ∆=);;

Thank Himitsu R
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

First, let me start off by saying that I am not a buffet type of person. I find it gross, but every now and again, my husband likes to come here. I stick with the Mongolian Grill area, where you can choose the meat and veggies with noodles to be prepared for you. You also get to choose your sauces... More 

Thank Rachelbly77
Thibodaux, Louisiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

We eat at Lins at least once a month and the place is clean and I never had bad food and its my Daughter's preferred place to get what she likes.

Thank Claude N Trenia S
Gray, Louisiana
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158 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

I heard all kind of good things about this place. What a big disappointment. Food was greasy, almost everything is fried. The place is big and well lit.I dont recommend this place.

Thank MichaelFussell
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37 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

This was our 4th year and with most places to eat, this one was open on this day. Most other establishment are closed Christmas Eve. We are little people but pay a large persons buffet price. If you are a portion control eater the $13.99 price may be high. If you fill your plate 3 times, you will come out... More 

Thank Carmelowner
Thibodaux, Louisiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

They have an excellent selection, the food is very fresh and the environment is very good. The price is very reasonable for lunch.

Thank alcarterjr
Thibodaux, Louisiana
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34 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2013

very good-clean place and the seaffod was great. comparing this to others in the area I would say this one is the one for your Friday outing. and the price was even better than other places to boot! friendliness of staff and attention by waitress was very good. clean and neat placings roomy seating areas whereas you not are crowded... More 

1 Thank brother n
Thibodaux, Louisiana
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2012

Overall, their buffet is always well stocked, the food is good and for the money, a good value. Also, the dining room is big and open so it is easy to converse with your dining companions.

1 Thank GaryB1956
Patterson, Louisiana, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2012

I liked the variety of the buffett. Many times you find the same items at every Chinese buffett. Here there were many familiar favorites, but I also found some new ones!

Thank Renee D
Houma, Louisiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2012

I love the selection. Food was fresh and tasty. I go as often as I can.

Thank Danielle D

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 404 N Canal Blvd, Ste I, Thibodaux, LA 70301-2987
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Thibodaux
  • Phone Number: 985-447-1688

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Chinese, Asian
Open Hours
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm

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