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Bonanza Buffet at Gold Strike Hotel

1 Main Street, Jean, NV 89019
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Ranked #10 of 16 Restaurants in Jean
Cuisines: American
Most recent review
- May 28, 2014
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English first
Sandy Valley, Nevada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Have eaten here many times, and generally it's a hit or miss for us. We have always felt the pricing was about $5 dollars more than we wanted to pay. Most of the time the chicken wings are very dry and overcooked as are many of the dishes. They simply sit out too long, and the buffet is usually understaffed.... More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2013 via mobile

We left Las Vegas southpoint and headed home. We missed the breakfast buffet at S.P. and stopped here. Yikes, not good. Poor selection, no flavor. Chicken overcooked, salad was drenched and atmosphere outdated.

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North Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013

there was only the option of the buffet the time I stayed there...over priced and average...everything else was closed..nothing close except the store down the street

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Memphis, Tennessee
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

It was old left overs. I felt bad for the old man that was serving. He was so tired and looked as if he needed to retire. It made me sad. The food was gross but I only paid 6.99.

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Big Bear Lake, California
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315 reviews 315 reviews
224 restaurant reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

My wife and I were on our way home from Las Vegas and decided to give the Gold Strike a try for lunch since we always see a lot of truckers stopping there. The price is very good however, the quality of the food is hit and miss. The salad bar was pretty good and the ice cream machine was... More

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Kingman, Arizona
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264 reviews 264 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

I tried this buffet as a test because I'm staying in Primm and the buffet at the Primm Valley Resort is below average. Jean is only 11 miles north of Primm, so it wasn't much of a trip. I was pleasantly surprised that the food was relatively fresh and not dried out (like at PVR). I tried a couple of... More

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Chino, California
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34 reviews 34 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2013 via mobile

Stopped in here for dinner while traveling not expecting too much at 10.95 a person. I was pleasantly surprised the food looked fresh, was hot, the prime rib was pretty tasty, the desserts hit the spot. The waitress who handles your drinks never let a cup go empty (my pet peeve). We didn't notice the smoke on this particular day... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2012 via mobile

My family saw the sign from thw freeway for a $10.95 Prime Rib Buffet and we were excited to try it out since our hotels buffet was $ 17.20 per person and didnt offer prime rib. Great food, buffet style atmosphere with salad bar, various meats and veggies. Ice cream, pies, cakes and cobblers. We had a lady wait on... More

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San Pedro, California, United States
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39 reviews 39 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2012

i usually dont like the buffets ,but the buffet at the gold strike was great we ate there at breakfast and dinner and was very pleased.I recommend the prime rib cooked perfectly.Service was great

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Crestline, California
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112 reviews 112 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2012

I mean what can one say about "buffets"? The food wasn't yuck, but it wasn't WOW either. Im nor really "into" buffets. But this isn't one i'd "refuse" to participate in.

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