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Super Star East Buffet

311 Nassau Park Blvd, Princeton, NJ 08540-5934
609-987-9168
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Ranked #67 of 170 restaurants in Princeton
Price range: $10 - $20
Cuisines: Chinese
Dining options: Buffet
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Dining options: Buffet
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English first
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40 reviews 40 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

Great Buffet. Not your typical Chinese buffet. You can tell as soon as you walk in that they take pride in their place. Food always seemed to be "moving". There were, as expected, some "heavy hitters" grazing by the crabs. Lucky the crabs could even make it to the tray/bin. You have be become assertive and aggressive around crabs and... More

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Ringoes, New Jersey
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48 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013

Most importantly, the restaurant is clean, and the serving area is also kept up very well. It does not have the greasy smell that many Chinese buffet has. The Chinese dim sum is especially noteworthy. The shrimp dumpling (har gao) and steamed BBQ pork bun (char siu bao) tasted similar to those at a real dim sum restaurant. The fried... More

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Buckingham, Pennsylvania
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10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

... I love buffets. I can do the same justice to them that I could in my younger years. I still enjoy the variety. This is especially true at Super Star East Buffet. The area around the restaurant is, ethnically, very diverse. It is also very close to Princeton University and to a broad range of high-tech and financial companies.... More

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Trenton
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20 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013

You want choices? This is the Buffet for you! I tried three new dishes and many regulars. Check online for a discount coupon and menu. Mongolian station is great.

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Kittanning, PA
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17 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013

First, let me say that I am not a big fan of Chinese buffets. Also, we were only there for lunch, so I can not judge the dinner offerings. Lunch, however, was what I would consider to be typical Chinese buffet offerings. Nothing terrible, nothing great. I would have only given it 3 stars, but the other choices in the... More

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San Dimas, California
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97 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2012

Its a smaller buffet, although they claim is large. I have eaten at other Chinese buffets that were 3 times the size at 1/2 the price. Food is on the bland side. They do offer a lot of prepared salads, that are quite popular. It always is crowded as there are no other buffets in the area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2012

This is a very good Chinese Buffet for a good price. Crab legs and a full line of foods on the steam tables with dim sum and soups. A fine selection for any taste...

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Ambler, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

I have tried multiple Chinese buffet in PA, NJ, and NY. I think Super Star East Buffet so far tops all the other ones. It is a nice environment, for starters. Spacious, neatly-arranged tables, and not-tacky decor. I especially love the lunch buffet. the wide selection of Cantonese dim sum is what will drive me back there time and time... More

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New Jersey
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65 reviews 65 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

One of the most varied buffet offerings I've been to whose cost is still reasonable. For a group of seven on Sunday afternoon it was $85 including tip. Be mindful to get the hot tea, or iced tea as other beverage offerings come wiht a charge (though also very reasonable!).

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East Hartford, Connecticut
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206 reviews 206 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2012 via mobile

As Chinese buffets go, This is one of my favorites. I like the quality of the food, and the Mongolian barbecue addition.

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