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East Dynasty Buffet

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New Hartford Shopping Center, New Hartford, NY 13413
315-266-2090
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11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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  • 7
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    Very good
  • 3
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  • 7
    Poor
  • 8
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
food is ok.

Is it the best buffet? No. But a few items are pretty good. The coconut shrimp is pretty good if you get it when it first comes out. There are times when things have been sitting for a while and you can tell b/c it is dried out. It is your typical buffet. Nothing too spectacular but the restaurant... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 7, 2015
BubbaSmiley
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New York City, New York
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English first
New Hartford, New York
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Lots of buffet choices, but the three types of chicken I tried all tasted the same and all had that gooey sauce on them. The pork I had was dry. Is that all there is to Eastern food? The restaurant is spacious but rather dark. Except for the beverages, it's self-service.

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Buffalo, New York
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22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

I've been to enough buffets to make a reasonably informed opinion of East Dynasty and it is not positive. Much of the food was lukewarm if not room temperature-a decided food safety issue. Facilities were dirty, particularly the restroom. The actual taste and palatability of the food, even when compared to other Chinese buffets, was poor. East Dynasty is not... More 

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Rome, New York
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Dried out sesame chicken and coconut chicken. Overcooked broccoli and poor selections of fruits and desserts. Do not recommend.

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New York City, New York
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110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Is it the best buffet? No. But a few items are pretty good. The coconut shrimp is pretty good if you get it when it first comes out. There are times when things have been sitting for a while and you can tell b/c it is dried out. It is your typical buffet. Nothing too spectacular but the restaurant is... More 

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Utica, New York
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34 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

A vast selection of Chinese-American cuisine sprinkled with a tast of America. It's a great place to take the family or bring business guest to eat.

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Oriskany, New York
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

My family loves to eat here. They have great food and the price is good as well! THe place is usually very clean. The bathrooms are a little strange with the black walls but over all we love it!

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Utica, NY
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250 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

A pretty good Chinese buffet. I like that they have freshly made sushi on a regular basis. Definitely worth the price to stop in.

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Utica, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

As Buffets go, East Dynasty is a very good restaurant to eat at. It has a large variety of food that is kept fresh constantly. The fish selection is great as well as it great selection of Chinese fare. If you have time to spend sampling a little bit of everything you will find that it is a wonderful selection... More 

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Milford, New York, United States
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34 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

I can't say this place has ever been a favorite of mine. Every time I eat there, I say "never again". Typical food. Frozen and thawed, canned, commercial stuff that sits in a steam table. I often wonder what's in most of it. Crab legs must be boiled for hours. Never tastey and always mushy. You can get filled up... More 

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Clinton, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

This is a good place to go if you're hungry and like huge portions. Though definitely not a gourmet restaurant, the food is a good value. Best to go there on a busy night, as the food items are fresher. Lots of choices, my favorites are the salmon and the fried calamari. The sushi is quite good as well. This... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: New Hartford Shopping Center, New Hartford, NY 13413
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New Hartford
  • Phone Number: 315-266-2090
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm

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