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400 E Highway 243, Ste 15, Canton, TX 75103-2445
903-567-6888
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10:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch
Description: (903) 567-6888

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Hot good food.

The wait staff is always very nice, helpful and attentive. The restaurant is always clean. The buffet is always stocked, clean and hot. The fruit and sushi bar is cold and clean. I really enjoy eating at this restaurant.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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Canton, Texas
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Canton, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

The wait staff is always very nice, helpful and attentive. The restaurant is always clean. The buffet is always stocked, clean and hot. The fruit and sushi bar is cold and clean. I really enjoy eating at this restaurant.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

It is your typical Chinese buffet stop. Food is always good. They check the food on the buffet frequently. Offer a variety of dishes, soups, desserts. Coconut Shrimp is my favorite. It isn't a huge grand buffet but big enough for a good variety of choices. Waitstaff has always been friendly.

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Dallas, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Not horrible - normal Chinese fare - most of the food seems fresh. Buffet is clean and there is a lot of variety. Sushi was okay /- pretty fresh. Price is very reasonable and I would ezf here again.

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Canton, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Good buffet and very reasonable prices. Friendly staff. They have a small back room to accommodate small parties. The main dining room is large. Clean, comfortable establishment.

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Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

This restaurant is normally quiet and clean. I dine there about once per month and don't have anything to complain about. However there isn't much to brag about either. The food is good although not exceptional. I have found some dirty dishes at the buffet, but who hasn't when eating a buffet. The buffet is quite small but does have... More 

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Lufkin, Texas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Visited the restaurant on a Monday night...not many people dining at this establishment. The décor is dated, but the food is o.k. to fairly good (but certainly not that great). If you enjoy sushi & cooked fish dishes, you may want to try this place, but I am not a big fan of seafood at Chinese restaurants. They do at... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Stopped by Chen's Buffet while in Canton for Trade Days. Found their food typical of Chinese buffets with the exception that the food was HOT! Usually places like this have cold or left over items. Thy had a good selection from which to choose. I would recommend Chen's if you're looking for Chinese Buffet.

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Ben Wheeler, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Decent food for the price. Good service, and lots to pick from. Everything is fresh and well kept. The atmosphere is a little lacking, but your not there for the atmosphere; its an all you can eat buffet. There is a little something for everyone, including children.

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Canton, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We call this place bug and noodle because we were eating there and my sons girlfriend found a bug in her food. When i brought this to the staffs attention they acted like it was no big deal and just walked off know some cultures eat bugs but we don't. Won't ever eat here again.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Their Crab legs were put on ice so it was hard to pull the meat out. and their stuffed shrimp tasted like sausage (not a fan). My husband thought the sesame chicken was awful, which is always is his go to at a Chinese buffet. Although, We did think their sushi was good.

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Additional Information about Chen's Buffet

Address: 400 E Highway 243, Ste 15, Canton, TX 75103-2445
Phone Number: 903-567-6888
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Canton
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Monday 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Chinese

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 400 E Highway 243, Ste 15, Canton, TX 75103-2445
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Canton
  • Phone Number: 903-567-6888

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese

Description

(903) 567-6888
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm

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