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China Garden Chinese Restaurant

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821 Hwy 12 W Ste A, Starkville, MS 39759-3545
(662) 323-8686
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10:30 am - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Sat - Sun 10:30 am - 10:45 am

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    Very good
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Tasty, Hot, Clean, what more can you ask

This was our first stop at China Garden and we enjoyed it a lot. The food on the buffet table was up to temperature, it was delightfully tasty -- too often these Chinese buffets tone down the seasoning until all you can taste is garlic -- and the buffet was kept stocked, clear of food scraps, etc... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 5, 2014
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Cudahy WI
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Cudahy WI
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219 reviews 219 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

This was our first stop at China Garden and we enjoyed it a lot. The food on the buffet table was up to temperature, it was delightfully tasty -- too often these Chinese buffets tone down the seasoning until all you can taste is garlic -- and the buffet was kept stocked, clear of food scraps, etc. I wish I... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

The Buffett was very well stocked and had a large variety of sushi. The servers were reasonably attentive and the food was hot. Price was reasonable. I would go back.

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Starkville, Mississippi, United States
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

With the variety of good food on the buffet, you are not going to leave hungry! Selections include oriental and non-oriental dishes, so everyone will leave happ.

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Etheslvill, AL 35461
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

I've eaten at several Chinese buffet-style restaurants and found this one to be as good or a little better than most. The staff was friendly and greeted me upon entry. Wait-staff wasted no time in getting my drink order and was very attentive throughout the meal process. The food bar was nicely stocked with a variety of items and was... More 

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Columbus, Mississippi
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2013

I went to China Garden about 2 weeks ago with a friend of mine. We were starving and by this being one of the only 2 buffets within a 30 minute radius, we gave it a shot. After the drinks were given, we helped ourselves to the cooking stations. Pans were 3/4 EMPTY. Food looked tired under the lights. Hardly... More 

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Starkville, Mississippi
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2013 via mobile

The experience here is about the equivalent of sticking your head in a window and having a feed bag attached. The food is insipid, unhealthy, and of bad quality. It's often cold. The buffet always looks like a wreck and the lighting is bad. The staff is not warm at all. The only thing saving it is it's cheap.

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Starkville, Mississippi
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2013

I've been to several Chinese buffets in a 60 mile radius from my house (I live in a small town where we don't even have a McDonald's...so we like to try restaurants all around us) and this is by far the best one we've ever eaten at. I LOVE sushi and although I wouldn't compare Chinese Garden's sushi to a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2012 via mobile

I go here a good bit and I enjoy it. The waitresses/waiters could work on being more friendly but overall it's a good buffet. Howeverrrr, there are "meats" that don't look familiar so haha I'm ticky in what I choose :)

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Starkville, Mississippi
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58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2012

Serves all-you-can-eat buffet lunch and dinner. Started as a Chinese place but has expanded to include American entrees. Also pizza. Chinese options aren't bad. Spring rolls are excellent. Inexpensive.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2012

That was my favorite place to and I had been hearing bad things about them but the food was sooo good. One day I order shrimp fried rice, started eating it, looked down, saw a part of bug in my food!!! Ugh!!! Then when I ask for my money and told them the reasOn why, they asked me what kind... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 821 Hwy 12 W Ste A, Starkville, MS 39759-3545
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Starkville
  • Phone Number: (662) 323-8686

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 10:45 am
Monday
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 10:45 am

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