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“Free comp” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Creekside Buffet

Creekside Buffet
Chumash Casino, 3400 East Hwy 246, Santa Ynez, CA 93460
1.800.248.6274
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Ranked #15 of 17 restaurants in Santa Ynez
Cuisines: Coffee Shop
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Los Angeles, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 10 cities Reviews in 10 cities
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
“Free comp”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

We got a free comp for lunch by staying at hotel Corque..Chumash also....not worth going to unless you get. A comp....food was Ok,but not for what we would have paid

Visited July 2013
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  • English first
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English first
vandenberg village, ca
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128 reviews 128 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 32 cities Reviews in 32 cities
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
“Average Casino lunch buffet”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013

Selection of lunch items remains pretty much the same week after week. Some items are quite good and others are average. Nice desert selection.

  • Visited June 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
“Very good. Enjoyed the lady making the fajitas. Excellent Flan and Chili Colorado.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

Great food, friendly staff, beautiful dining area. (ask to sit on the patio or by a window.) Very good. Enjoyed the lady making the fajitas. Excellent Flan and Chili Colorado. Not a huge fan of the smoke filled casino, but I do look forward to the buffet here. Tasty. As for children... it's my understanding if you're a guest of the hotel, children are allowed to dine here. (I think the children are issued wrist bands and this let's the buffet know they're guest of the hotel.) But I don't think a non-guest can bring their children through the casino to dine.

  • Visited June 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Juneau
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
“Very good, reasonable price”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

I visit the Chumash Casino buffet a few times including around Christmas time-I was raised in the area and go with family and friends. It is a small buffet but it still offers a lot of tasty choices-salad bar, carving station, seafood, specialties and deserts. The service at your table is very good-they promptly bring you refills and clear your table. The seating area is comfy with booths and tables and an outdoor seating area.

Is it the best food on the Central Coast? Noooooo. But it is reasonably priced, offers tasty food, good service and comfortable seating. Does it qualify as a destination dining spot like Far Western Tavern or the Hitching Post? No. But if you are passing through Sovang or Santa Ynez and have never been to the Chumash Casino before it won't hurt to check it out.

P.S. There is a nonsmoking casino area with slot machines and dealers located just beyond the bathrooms on the second floor.

  • Visited January 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Oxnard, California
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
“good”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013

went on a friday. was asian themed. food was good, as well as the desserts. alcohol is now served there.
no complaints

Visited May 2013
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