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Toucan Charlie's Buffet

3800 South Virginia Street, Reno, NV 89502
800-723-6500
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Ranked #11 of 764 restaurants in Reno
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $20
Cuisines: International
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Buffet, Late Night
Description: Toucan Charlie's serves up everything from salads and delicious desserts to juicy hand-carved meats and culinary delights from around the globe, the choices are practically endless. Enjoy made to order items like omelets and sizzling Mongolian BBQ in addition to traditional favorites like roasted and fried chicken and hand-carved Prime Rib.
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Buffet, Late Night
Description: Toucan Charlie's serves up everything from salads and delicious desserts to juicy hand-carved meats and culinary delights from around the globe, the choices are practically endless. Enjoy made to order items like omelets and sizzling Mongolian BBQ in addition to traditional favorites like roasted and fried chicken and hand-carved Prime Rib.
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English first
Top Contributor
276 reviews 276 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 NEW

This was an excellent buffet with a wide selection of food. It's not one of those gourmet buffets like the Bellagio in Las Vegas, but it doesn't cost an arm and leg either. It was plenty good for us, and I especially liked that there was thick New York steak pieces among the offerings. It, to me, made the buffet.... More

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Portland, OR
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26 reviews 26 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 NEW

Fruit was not ripe, mashed potatoes were cold, paid $22 for dinner mid-week. Service was adequate, desserts were fine, prime rib was pretty good. Limited fish options. Did have shrimp which was OK.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014 NEW

Always great customer service. Very friendly staff. Delicious food. Love this casino. I always enjoy my stay and dining experience. 5 stars all the way.0

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Reno, Nevada
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014 NEW

The Sunday champagne brunch buffet costs $21.99 as opposed to prices over $35 at the Peppermill and the Silver Legacy. There is a wide variety of food to choose from, so despite the fact that the food is very average in taste (which is the nature of such buffets), there will almost certainly be something for everyone. On our recent... More

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Gasquet, California
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65 reviews 65 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

It was standard buffet fare with a lot of selection. We went at lunch as it looked like it served same food all day. Like the Mexican food best. Hubby liked ribs. Baked potato good. Prime rib fair. Great service.

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Norwich, U.K.
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58 reviews 58 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014 via mobile

We have had three visits to the Breakfast Buffet, luckily included in our room booking, and we are not impressed! Plus Points:- Good range of fruit and salad available. Wide variety of breakfast tastes catered for. Minus Points:- Food not freshly prepared. eg, Scrambled egg rubbery and almost cold. Bacon neither crisp nor hot, but serving cold or lukewarm food... More

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atlantiscasino, Corporate Director of Food and Beverage at Toucan Charlie's Buffet, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post your review of the Toucan Charlie’s Buffet. I am sorry to hear that service and food did not meet your expectations. I would like an opportunity to discuss your experience with you. At your convenience, you may contact me at contact@atlantiscasino.com. I look forward to hearing from you soon. More

Fremont, California
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690 reviews 690 reviews
245 restaurant reviews
683 helpful votes 683 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Locals often vote Toucan Charlie's Buffet at the Atlantis Casino Hotel one of the best in the area; we agree and enjoy going here when in the mood for a buffet. The variety of food is excellent. I like the shrimp and salad bar; the mongolian barbecue, and the wide variety of desserts the most. The macaroons are always very... More

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atlantiscasino, Corporate Director of Food and Beverage at Toucan Charlie's Buffet, responded to this review

Thank you for being a valued guest and for taking the time to share your dining experience at Toucan Charlie’s Buffet. I am pleased to hear that you enjoy all of the menu options we have to offer in the different stations. I hope for your return in the near future. More

Caruthers, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

When spending $120 for lunch for my family, I expected someone to take the plates and bring drinks without having to constantly wave someone for help.

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atlantiscasino, Corporate Director of Food and Beverage at Toucan Charlie's Buffet, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post your review of the Toucan Charlie’s Buffet. I am sorry to hear that service did not meet your expectations. I would like an opportunity to discuss your experience with you. At your convenience, you may contact me at contact@atlantiscasino.com. I look forward to hearing from you soon. More

Atwater, Ohio
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Eaten here multiple time throughout the years and it always the same quality food combined with excellent service. May not be on the level of Las Vegas buffet's but you get what you pay for. Good variety, food tasted fresh and not dried out.

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atlantiscasino, Corporate Director of Food and Beverage at Toucan Charlie's Buffet, responded to this review

Thank you for being a valued guest and for taking the time to share your dining experience at the Toucan Charlie’s Buffet. I am pleased to hear that we exceed your expectations on both food and service.I hope for your return real soon. More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Love the omelette bar!! They always have plentiful choices and different stations and bars set up and themed breakfast's. i.e. mexican breakfast, pancakes and french toast, and so on. All at the same time.

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atlantiscasino, Corporate Director of Food and Beverage at Toucan Charlie's Buffet, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your dining experience at the Toucan Charlie’s Buffet. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed the omelet station, a favorite, and all of the other breakfast items. I hope you visit us real soon. More

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