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1683 E Idaho Ave, Ontario, OR 97914-3007
541-881-8818
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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great Variety & friendly staff

We had dinner here as a group of 6, 3 adults, 3 kids under 4 years old. The waitress was very sweet and made sure to keep the table as clear of dishes as possible. The food was really good, I like the variety of Chinese food they had to offer. Everything tasted fresh and the price was very... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 4, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

We had dinner here as a group of 6, 3 adults, 3 kids under 4 years old. The waitress was very sweet and made sure to keep the table as clear of dishes as possible. The food was really good, I like the variety of Chinese food they had to offer. Everything tasted fresh and the price was very reasonable.

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Troy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

This place was great. There were 12 of us and they arranged a section so we could all sit together. The waitress kept drinks filled and empty dishes cleaned from the tables. The food was fresh and the variety was great. We plan to return next year.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

I love Chinese buffets. This restaurant had many choices and everything was delicious. The food was fresh, the service was friendly and the restaurant was clean, including the restrooms.

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Bend, Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Went there with low expectations and was pleasingly surprised. Lots of choices and really pretty decent for a buffet. The honey chicken was outstanding, as were the stuffed mushrooms.

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Vale, Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014 via mobile

Listen, this Chinese buffet is like 1000's of others, basic dishes, none of which stands out. Food just brought out is hot and worth a taste, but when busy hard to keep up with empty bins. Other food doesn't hold temperature. Dinner is currently $10.39. drinks extra. the service average, selection average, cleanliness average. Some people love it, some hate... More 

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Weiser, Idaho
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

had parts of metal scouring sponges in my food . ive been sick for 4 days . I will never eat there .

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Ormeau, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Been here many times over the years and have always found this Chinese buffet very nice. There is an excellent assortment of dishes, and also includes salads and desserts. Value is excellent and I found the service good also. I always look forward to going back when I'm in the United States.

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Ontario, Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

I have eaten here several times in the last few years & the food has always been hot, consistent & mostly fresh. They offer quite a nice variety & an adequate number of Chinese dishes & soups, limited dim sum and a wide selection of desserts & fruit. Most dishes are stir fried, but some are deep fat fried or... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

I loved it. everything i had was delicious. love the choices, service and atmosphere. would definitely eat here again.

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Boise, Idaho
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

There was a great variety of food for the family to enjoy. Everyone in the family found food that they liked. The food was displayed well and the service was pleasant. The girl that waited on us was friendly and kept our table clear of extra plates. Not overly impressed with the quality...it is not luxury dining, but for a... More 

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Address: 1683 E Idaho Ave, Ontario, OR 97914-3007
Phone Number: 541-881-8818
Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Ontario
Cuisine: Chinese, Chilean, South American

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  • Address: 1683 E Idaho Ave, Ontario, OR 97914-3007
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Ontario
  • Phone Number: 541-881-8818

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  • Cuisine: Chinese, Chilean, South American

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