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East Dynasty Buffet

New Hartford Shopping Center, New Hartford, NY 13413
315-266-2090
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Ranked #56 of 83 Restaurants in New Hartford
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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English first
Milford, New York, United States
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28 reviews 28 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 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 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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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New Hartford, New York
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33 reviews 33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

It's understandable that a place so large that serves so many people wouldn't be the greatest place to have lunch. But my visit today sort of clinched the idea that "All You Can Eat" restaurants aren't the value you might think. I've been to East Dynasty before, and the issues I had at those previous visits were still evident today.... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014 via mobile

The food is alright. However the cleanliness of the place in general is not. Unfortunately, I have whitenessed multiple nasty sightings. Adults and children with dirty hands using untencils to scoop food. Sneezing on food. Nasty things. The bathroom was poorly kept. Disgusting. Toilets had matter in them, overflowing toilet water and an abundance of toilet paper all over. It... More 

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Utica, New York
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Have had lunch here several times over the years, always seems to be a decent choice with a variety of foods, Our latest stop there was a good experience, the shrimp and calamari were delicious. Had some nice hot wonton soup and nice hot chicken wings. Like any buffet, things that should be hot get cold after a bit, but... More 

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syracuse
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52 reviews 52 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

I ate lunch here on a recent Monday. The restaurant opens at 11, I arrived about 11:30. The buffet is large with a lot of options. Although it is a Chinese buffet, easily 60% of the food is standard American fare, ie: pizza, mac and cheese, etc. The Chinese food was bland. With only two seafood choices, fried squid and... More 

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Herkimer, New York, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

We heard so much by the advertisment on TV and decided to go. I'll get to the point. The food was awlful and old. The imitation crab was chalky consistency, and I had to spit it out. The seafood salad was chalk like texture with a zing to the mayonaise. I spit that out. I told my husband not to... More 

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Cooperstown, New York
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37 reviews 37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Clean. Great variety of Chinese and American options of food available. Fast seating. Reasonable cost per person considering all of the choices. Good service. Nice staff. Can get pricey with more than two people. We drive the hour and eat there as a family treat.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013 via mobile

The food is bad there is rodents in the kitchen (So the health inspector said) the price is bad the food is bad the people who work there don't want to be there and treat you like a pig.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2013

I went with my family Saturday the service was horrible and the food was nasty cold looked like it was there for days and non of the staff is friendly never again I will tell all of my friends not to go

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Additional Information about East Dynasty Buffet

Address: New Hartford Shopping Center, New Hartford, NY 13413
Phone Number: 315-266-2090
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New Hartford
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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