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Mandarin Buffet & Grill

14850 NE 24th St, Redmond, WA 98052-5533
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Ranked #64 of 211 Restaurants in Redmond
Cuisines: Chinese
Good for: Local cuisine
Most recent review
- Aug 17, 2014
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Good for: Local cuisine
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Denver, Colorado
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64 reviews 64 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

They have a wide selection, from sushi, dim sum and your normal Chinese bars. Quality is okay, just okay.

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Seattle, WA
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31 reviews 31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I was one of a group of 16 who came here for the lunch buffet. It has such a huge selection of items on the buffet - both western food with salad bar, sushi bar and mandarin food, and desserts. Everyone found lots to eat and enjoyed their food. It is such a great value for what you receive.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

The restaurant wasn't particularly good or bad, but rather very plain - especially compared to other Chinese buffets. The food was okay, but not much choice, again compared to other Chinese buffet restaurants - limited choice and bland taste. It wasn't particularly clean either - by the chocolate fountain there were pieces of eaten strawberries, seems like people eat them... More

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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82 reviews 82 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

At about $16/person, we found this to be a very large buffet, with many stations to choose from. They had a stir fry station, where you chose what you wanted, and they cooked it up for you - it was really good and very hot that way! The staff took your empty dishes promptly and refilled your drink glasses as... More

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8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

I have eaten at the Mandarin Buffet many times, and very rarely have I had a meal that I had any problem with. The variety is good, the Mongolian grill decent (though not as good as a stand-alone Mongolian grill restaurant), and the sushi is far better than any other buffet I have seen. It is also very fresh, with... More

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Woodinville, Washington
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013

The food is your usual Chinese buffet style with some questionable Sushi on the side. Probably what one would expect from a mediocre buffet place. But that is not the main reason I want to leave this review. The problem is the service that is sub-par and rude on top of simply corrupt. When we tried to pay the check... More

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171 reviews 171 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

This was our second trip to the Mandarin and it's even better than last time. This is one of the rare Asian buffets that serves real Asian as well as the cliche Asian that most Americans are used to. They have a wide selection of choices including some that aren't often found here such as chicken feet, tripe, and the... More

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Bellevue, Washington
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85 reviews 85 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

The restaurant has a large and cheap selection of authentic Asian foods including duck feet. While many of the dishes taste like they do in a restaurant in china some are just to fatty to eat. Like with most Asian restaurants in the west, the selection of veggies is rather limited, relying rather on soy for the vegetarian dishes. The... More

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Redmond, Washington
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52 reviews 52 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

We're frequent lunch customers ($9.99) and always feel we get our money's worth! Large restaurant with an equally large variety of hot and cold menu items. Staff is good at picking up your empty/used plate and refilling water and/or soda. Recommend you arrive early for lunch ( 11 to noon) as they do get busy especially on Fridays. If you're... More

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Seattle, Washington
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2013 via mobile

One of the largest buffet in Bellevue! .... A section for American, Vegetarian, Chicken, Seafood & Sushi, Salads, Desserts; with each section having 8-10 dishes! .. Also available are On the spot stir fry with choices of veggies and meat, chocolate fountain and ice cream (avoid!) ... All for $10-15.. That's a great variety for an excellent price! What they... More

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