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Lai Lai's

215 Gage Dr, Hollister, Branson, MO
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Ranked #9 of 20 restaurants in Hollister
Cuisines: Chinese
Most recent review
- Jul 10, 2014
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Dora, Missouri
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

I was a student at College of the Ozarks and this restaurant is only a quarter mile away. It was easy just to go in and get take out anytime that I needed it. A lot of the college students work there and are good and polite about serving you. I have had both the take-out and the buffet. The... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Great place to eat best general chicken in the area!!! They have a smaller portion which requires them to keep it fresh. They have a nice variety and make it hot and fresh.

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Ottawa, Kansas
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79 reviews 79 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

From the outside I was expecting more of a sit-down restaurant and not a buffet.. but that is OK. Buffet is pretty inexpensive and the decor inside is very basic. The food was good and they had a few things I don't normally see. If I lived in the area, I could see eating here often for lunch. Service was... More

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Ottawa, Kansas, United States
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62 reviews 62 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Although they tout themselves as "Asian Cuisine" the food appears to be your typical Chinese buffet fair. Some of the food was cool if not cold. The price was right... $6.99 per person for lunch. Don't think we would make it a point to return.

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Branson, Missouri
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226 reviews 226 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

I like the convenience off Highway 65 near College of the Ozarks. Dishes are seasoned very well and the selection is a bit limited but still does the job. I like my dishes to be seasoned hot enough to make my nose run but not hot enough to burn my mouth. This place has the balance just right on certain... More

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Springfield, Missouri, United States
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29 reviews 29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Just had the lunch buffet during a recent visit to the nearby lake area. The restaurant was clean, the service was friendly and the food on the buffet was very good. I really enjoyed the lemon chicken. We will be returning.

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Hollister, Missouri
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2013

great food and great prices. If you like you can even load some up and take it home for later. I love the place and my 7 yr old granddaughter can now eat with chopsticks

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Ridgedale, Missouri
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48 reviews 48 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

lai lai has a buffet or order off the menu. I like to order the Hunan chicken. The price is very reasonable

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Branson, Missouri
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

It's easily the best Asian Buffet in Branson but could use some more variety. It's my favorite buffet to go to and it's fairly well priced

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013 via mobile

Okay so Lai Lai's is near our house and a very convenient place for us and we use to eat there 3-5 times a week between lunch and dinner. On the positive the food taste great! On the negative the owners try to run on a skeleton crew so sometimes you have to wait on more food to be cooked... More

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