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New China Buffet

1720 NW 9th St, Corvallis, OR 97330-2141
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Ranked #123 of 176 restaurants in Corvallis
Cuisines: Chinese
Description: Phone: 541-752-3589
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Description: Phone: 541-752-3589
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23% Recommend
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  • English first
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English first
seal rock
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014 via mobile

Server seemed annoyed when we came in. Brought the wrong drink and didn't pick up the dirty dishes when there were five empty plates on the table. Many items were empty or close to it on the buffet. We were told that if we needed something, that we would have to "let them know" and then they would make it... More

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Oregon Coast
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1,883 helpful votes 1,883 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

We've eaten here a couple more times since my initial review in 2010, but hadn't for about a year. It seemed as though some of the selections were not as fresh as they might have been (early evening on a weekday in winter), but it is still pretty good food and a decent value. This time we ate dinner and... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013 via mobile

On a whim, we decided to stop by for lunch yesterday. We've been a few times in the past and it has been decent and cheap but this visit left us sorry we spent the money… all $20 (with tip). The food was greasy, salty and tasteless. Most items were deep fried. They've changed the honey chicken to sweet &... More

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Everett, Washington
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46 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

We've read the other reviews and it is difficult to believe we are talking about the same restaurant. We found the food to be fresh, tasty, and plentiful. The 7 guests we took there raved about how great it was for days afterward. We found nothing at all wrong with it, but indeed enjoyed everything about it. The prices were... More

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Philomath, Oregon, United States
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2013

I only go here for the sushi. Every time i think about gonig i tell my self...i'm not going to like it. Then i go anyways. Also ends up bad lol.

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29 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

I always feel slightly guilty going to a Chinese buffet restaurant because I suspect that they use the cheapest of ingredients - farm-raised shrimp and fish, industrially-farmed chicken and pork, non-organic vegetables, etc. But still, I go - occasionally; old habits are hard to break. The New China Buffet does a good job with most of its dishes, and may... More

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Salem, Oregon
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70 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2013

Big selection. Reasonably fresh for a buffet. The Sushi Bar was a pleasant surprise. Not like made-to-order, but not bad. Pizza slices? Yeah. Don't ask. I always have to give them a try, but have generally low expectations for Chinese Buffets. My average rating is really not a condemnation for places like this. Average is about as good as you'll... More

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Stranda, More og Romsdal, Norway
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3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

Lets just say, my toilet got a lot of use after this place. We arrived here later in the evening, and the food had probably been sitting there longer than it should have, since there weren't many customers. The food itself tasted ok, but nothing special. Desert bar was a pretty sad selection. Too many other restaurants in town to... More

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Wharton, TX
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13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2012

Didn't check the reviews for this restaurant before we went there to eat - should have! We ate there last year and it was very good, so since it was right next door to our hotel we decided to go there one evening. They have several buffet tables and everything looks great, but... most of the food was blah, tasteless.... More

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104 reviews 104 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2012

good food and price for all you can eat, Very clean and helpful service

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