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3524 S New Braunfels Ave, San Antonio, TX 78223-1458
210-533-9888
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10:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:30 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Huge selection, but nothing special

Huge selection, but nothing special. Everything I tried was hot and fresh, but lacked seasoning. If you're willing to try different things, the buffet had items that you don't see everyday. china city buffet also had a Mongolian grill, but no chef. Maybe that would have changed the experience. Huge... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 12, 2013
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San Antonio, Texas
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San Antonio, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

Huge selection, but nothing special. Everything I tried was hot and fresh, but lacked seasoning. If you're willing to try different things, the buffet had items that you don't see everyday. china city buffet also had a Mongolian grill, but no chef. Maybe that would have changed the experience. Huge dining area, but carpet could use cleaning/replacing.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

Friendly services,Large crab legs ,many shrimp dishes,fresh fruit, Mongolian ,steak ,sushi,best generals/sesame chicken,crawfish,oyster,clams,mussels,salmon,tilapia,fried catfish,.after all that you won't have room for their Hugh variety desserts, 6.99lunch. 9.99 dinner can't beat that,best in town :......

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2013

My mother and I went and ate there last night. It was horrible. I have been up all night sick throwing up and have diarrhea. I am nine months pregnant so there is nothing I can do but wait it out. I feel miserable and would not recommend anyone to this nasty hole! The stir fry grill in the back... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2011

This all you can eat buffet has all of the typical offerings you would expect but done well and what sets it apart is the Mongolian BBQ. Select your own ingredients and it is cooked on the BBQ grill-fresh and as spicy as you want. Don't come looking for atmosphere: Do come hungry.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3524 S New Braunfels Ave, San Antonio, TX 78223-1458
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio
  • Phone Number: 210-533-9888

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm

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