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Thur Shan Buffet

30 Rainbow Rd NE, Sandia Resort & Casino, Albuquerque, NM 87113
(800) 526-9366
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Ranked #563 of 1,502 restaurants in Albuquerque
Cuisines: American
Most recent review
- Jul 15, 2014
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Great selectrion, local quizine, sea food, bbq, etc. I was excited to see "alaskin crab" on the menu, but was bummed to find out its only friday/saturday. At any rate the meal was good, finished off by ice cream. We will be back

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Evergreen, Colorado
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53 reviews 53 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

We went to the Thur Shan Buffet on a Friday night for the Seafood Buffet. The menu sounded good so we decided to give it a try. We were disappointed. All the fried food (shrimp, scallops) were greasy like the food was not drained after it was fried. The peel and eat shrimp were over cooked and mushy. The snow... More

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Amarillo, Texas
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106 reviews 106 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

We have eaten at several casino buffets outside of Las Vegas and this is probably one of the best. There was a large variety of food and it was prepared very well. The service was very good and attentive. There is a wide variety of choices from salads, Italian, Asian, American, and Hispanic. There is also a large dessert area.... More

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Garden City
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

This buffet had everything you could want, oysters on the half shell, sushi ,crab,prime rib,Asian food,Mexican,pho soup,Italian. All of it was quality!

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Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

Really not what I would expect from a hotel of this caliber. decent selection of main dishes, quality is alright. If you love desert this is a great place often 40 selections are available.

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Pueblo, Colorado
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108 reviews 108 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

Don't expect perfection, but it's OK. Went for breakfast and lunch and got what we paid for. Dinner seemed too pricey.

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Amarillo, TX
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

The omelets for breakfast are delicious. There is not as good a variety as there used to be but what they did have was good.

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Haines City, Florida
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

Several countries are represented in this buffer. Lacked in selection and good taste. But was crowded most nights !!

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

For just $5 on Wednesday you can get a great lunch buffet at the Sandia Casino, If you are a senior and have the casino's Peak rewards card (which is free and obtainable at the entrance) you get it for $5 on Wednesdays only. The food is very good and plentiful. Great selection. And you get a free drink (non-alcoholic)... More

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Barrie, Canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

Oh my where to start so much food done up so decorative you almost hated to be the first to start a dish.I could not think of a food missing from the buffet there was something for everyone we had 2 young girls with us they loved it.to top it off the view amazing .the only thing they where not... More

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