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Al Macs Buffet

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5435 Ferry St, Niagara Falls, Ontario L2G 1S2, Canada
905-357-6227
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7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Halifax, Canada
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33 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I wanted to like this place. But nope, I couldn't. It was packed. And hot. I don't think there was any air conditioning. There were crazy lineups to get the food, which was not even just ok. The fruit was canned fruit they opened and dumped in a big bowl. And the customers all around me were loud and obnoxious....like... More 

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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Food is subjective. What tastes good to me may not be to your liking Food prepared in Canada may taste different to one used to American (or regional) tasting food Having said that, instead of walking down to a place I remember on Clifton Hill, I stopped here. I should have asked to look at the buffet first. There was... More 

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Marengo, Ohio
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Have been walking past this place for years, our dinner plans didn't work out last night..so we thought give it a try...must be good...wrong answer. Should have walked the extra mile and went to the Grand Buffet at the Fallsview Casino, it's always good. I think the only food Al Macs prepared were the Hamburgers & Hot Dogs they grilled.... More 

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1 Thank Richard3360
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is the biggest scam place u can go to!they charge 4 dollars on a glass of chocolate milk or a cup of coffee,but never mind about that,they actually CC fraud!!!!i choosed percentage for tip option and i was so surprised i never seen this anywhere else ever,it has 10,12,15,18,and 20 percent tip option,i paid 34 dollars and wanted to... More 

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1 Thank Pro B
Calgary, Canada
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This buffet has overworked staff and rude management. Food was subpar and to top it off tables do NOT receive glasses of (tap) water complimentary (even in the Niagra summer heat!). Bottles are 3$ and when asked about it the manager said that since it's a buffet service they do have to serve water free of charge, even if we... More 

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1 Thank Jayne W
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The food buffet is cheap but be aware that water is bottled and you pay for it and any beverages are additional. Our bill ended up being $25.

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1 Thank 12catlady
Toronto, Canada
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Service was OK food was poor at best ( our opinion ) You might like it. For the price we will go to the Mandarin

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1 Thank Ray C
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Went for the all you can eat breakfast buffet and was very disappointed. It was poorly cooked and over cooked. The food and the waitress were both cold.

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1 Thank Shany N
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So.. hubby and I came for a romantic getaway to Niagara. This place looked beautiful from the outside and, we'd driven past many, many times. Huge line up when we got here so must be good right? No seating inside so they said there were a few wasps but if we wanted to sit on the patio we could sounded... More 

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Bridgend, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The notion of an all inclusive breakfast appealed as it afforded good choice, especially with young children, the food was average and copious and service was good. The drinks were expensive and there could be more transparency with pricing. Perhaps 10 dollars including drinks would be a better policy.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2 of 5 stars
    Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Canadian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Buffet
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5435 Ferry St, Niagara Falls, Ontario L2G 1S2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Niagara Falls
  • Phone Number: 905-357-6227

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?