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Chinese Gourmet

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4425 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84107
(801) 293-8190
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12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:30 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
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The selection of items was impressive, however, like many other reviewers have said, the food wasn't always hot (temp wise) or it was over cooked. The grill feature was good with many choices.

3 of 5 starsReviewed February 9, 2015
Mark R
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Phoenix, Arizona, United States
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  • Large groups
  • Families with children
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Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
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40 reviews 40 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

We wanted something different, but with choices So we tried Chinese Gourmet Buffet on State Street and 45th So. in Salt Lake City They have a Grill, where they cook your food, that you have chosen and put in a bowl, you watch them do it, plenty of choices, even soups and deserts of course. I love oriental food so... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona, United States
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

The selection of items was impressive, however, like many other reviewers have said, the food wasn't always hot (temp wise) or it was over cooked. The grill feature was good with many choices.

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LOGAN
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

The Chinese Gourmet came highly recommended from my sister-in-law and since I love Chinese food and have even to China twice I was looking forward to going. When we (six in our party)walked in my first impression was WOW what a lot of choices. It is a buffet with choices of Chinese and American food. I couldn't wait to start... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We love this buffet as they have good food and its hot and fresh since they serve so many people. Even Thanksgiving dinner is high quality!

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College Station, Texas
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

would say it's about on par with most other Chinese buffets in the Salt Lake area. It's good but nothing terribly special. I love the rolls rolled in sugar, when those are fresh and piping hot they are heaven. I'm also a fan of the crab and cream cheese wontons, they're very rich though so dipping them in a little... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2013

First time back in a few months, the last visit , was terrible, it was for lunch, the silverware and plates were very dirty and food was all cold. Anyhow, had family in town, so decided to give them another try. We paid 12 bucks each, got there at 4:00, at start of dinner, the food had to be from... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013

went they frist open they had chinese cook there. now it all Mexican and now mostly Mexican food they need to rename it to Mexican gourmet. and the food is not verygood to.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2012

OMG!!! Never ever eat at this place if you value your life!! I almost died!!! I luck/y looked at the piece of General Taos chicken before putting it in my mouth. It had a long piece of wire in it. I took a picture of it and also took it to the Health Dept. I told my co workers about... More 

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Pocatello, Idaho
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4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2012

They had hardly any Chinese food and what little they have is not that good

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Aspen, Colorado
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43 reviews 43 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2011

The Chinese Gourmet is a large facility located at the intersection of 4500 and South State. Parking is easy and it's easy to find. Like most buffets, some of the food is good and some not so good - how long it has been on the steam table is an issue in this format - but they seemed careful about... More 

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Additional Information about Chinese Gourmet

Address: 4425 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84107
Phone Number: (801) 293-8190
Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Salt Lake City
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 20
Cuisine: Chinese

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4425 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84107
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Salt Lake City
  • Phone Number: (801) 293-8190

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: Chinese

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?