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500 N Main Street, Suite 4, Marion, NC
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Description: (828) 652-7585

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  • Food
    1 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    1 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Used to be better

Depends on what time of day you go - they have several food bars, but often the food has been there for some time - I understand on Sundays it much better as it turns over fast with the crowd, but we haven't faced that hoard of folks to try it at that time.

3 of 5 starsReviewed October 23, 2012
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Boone, North Carolina
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

My husband and I stopped by for a quick lunch date today. The service and appearance of the Restaurant was clean and nice. But everything ended there. THERE was nothing on the buffet that I could eat. I wasted 3 plates of food because it was so horrible that I would go back try to get something else in an... More 

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Newland, North Carolina
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

As a chef I know how food should be prepared. The noodles and veggies were so over cooked, they were mush. I've had Chinese buffets before that were a lot better with crisp veggies. We were very disappointed.

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Nebo, North Carolina
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

This has to be the worst Chinese restaurant my wife and I have ever been too. There is absolutely nothing I can say good about the food. We tried the take-out and my wife just threw hers away. It appears that everything came either frozen or out of a can. Some of the items must have be in the warming... More 

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Burnsville, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

I absolutely love the food here. The lomein noodles are just one of a kind and I have never had any that taste like they do. Most of the time when I go here that's usually the first thing I get and sometimes the last. If you like Chinese food, go here...if you like Japanese food go to Nara. I... More 

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Marion, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2012

i always eat the chicken and broccoli! The buffet has a great variety of different food and is not a bad price. Clean and friendly service.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2012

Depends on what time of day you go - they have several food bars, but often the food has been there for some time - I understand on Sundays it much better as it turns over fast with the crowd, but we haven't faced that hoard of folks to try it at that time.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 500 N Main Street, Suite 4, Marion, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Smoky Mountains  >  Marion

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Asian

Description

(828) 652-7585

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