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Market Buffet

5984 N. Darrk Lane, Bow, WA
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Ranked #17 of 20 Restaurants in Bow
Cuisines: American
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- Sep 3, 2014
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  • English first
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English first
Washington
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171 reviews 171 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

This is a pretty limited buffet and what there is isn't especially well prepared. An exception is the bread pudding. They also had a tasty sugar free berry pie, but the entrees are unimaginative and seem none too fresh.

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Port Moody, BC
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30 reviews 30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

This is the second time we have eaten here on a Sunday and the second time we were disappointed. Some of the food was cold and other food did not taste fresh. Salad bar and bread pudding was good. We have eaten here other days without issue but Sundays seem to be bad. We were staying in the hotel and... More

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Tacoma, Washington
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3 reviews 3 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

I'm on a rigid eating plan and this buffet had enough choices that I could maintain my acceptable food selections. The restaurant is on the edge of the non-smoking side of the slot machines, so although there was a slight smoking smell, we did not find it overly offensive. The price was reasonable, and we asked for a quiet table... More

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Camano Island, Washington
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53 reviews 53 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Went Memorial Day and was surprised to find the lunch buffet was only $7.99. Now I know why. One half hour after opening the food looked like it had been sitting for two days. Selection was minimal at best, cold and tasted terrible. Too many other places to try. Wont be back

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Victoria
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

My! We sure have gone downhill since April. It is now a lot pricier so there were a lot fewer people eating here. And because there were so few people, the food had congealed - not very appetizing even to look at.

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Oak Harbor, Washington
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22 reviews 22 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

Have eaten at this buffet several times for dinner and food was always good but went to a mid week lunch buffet and had to be one of the worst ever. their main dish was chili dogs really could have done that at home with a can of chili and hot dogs.... poor choices for lunch and seemed like all... More

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Seattle, WA
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110 reviews 110 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

Parking is like the small-town atmosphere that it is, you can't even see a "town," as compared to the behemoth to the south (Tulalip Casino), and that's probably the best part. However, to get to this buffet, one has to walk across the smoke-infested showroom, with some evidence of smoke throughout the buffet, which has no barriers to said smoke.... More

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Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2013 via mobile

I've been to this buffet several times and have never felt satisfied with the quality of the food. The salad bar often contains pieces of lettuce that are brown and wilted, and most of the time the lettuce is swimming in a fair amount of warm water. Really, no one wants to eat sopping wet lettuce! One time I witnessed... More

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Benicia, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2013

They do a good job here for a buffet. Good selection. Seafood on Fridays is a highlight. Try the bananas Foster!

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Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2013

There was not one hot item in the buffet. I actually hated it. I guess people who like prawns and crab ice cold and dripping with water will like it, but I thought it was a waste of money, plus, the wait time was 1/2 hr.

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