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Oriental Buffet

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Broadway, Pontypridd CF37 1BA, Wales
01443 408833
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Both myself and my partner had a very hard day in work today and couldn't be bothered cooking, we've gone to the restaurant itself and loved it. Food is really nice and service has always been pleasant but recently we've started ordering take away which has been good up until this time. We ordered the delivery for 7:25 as we... More 

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Thank Laurasophia93
Ronaldo
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went last Wednesday and hadn't booked. Very unwelcome looks when we walked in Only us and another group were in there and they were shouting and using foul language Ordered wine only 1 red was offered We had absolutely flat Coke Asked for prawn crackers with sweet chilli sauce all we got was stale dry crackers, no sauce One poor... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

Food ok, service ok, wouldn't hurry back, very little choice for the day menu, no duck more chicken than you could imagine.

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Thank Roxanne F
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016 via mobile

We visited the Oriental Buffet at 5.15pm just after the evening service started at 5 so the cost of our All you can eat was £12.95 each, we were informed that as the buffet selection was not available we could order from the menu and our selections would be cooked to order. Not exactly what we had planned on but... More 

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Thank Keith W
Brighton, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016 via mobile

Look, you get what you pay for. It's OK. A good choice of hot tasty food. Service was good. You can't expect a lot for £8 per head and eat as much as you can. Desserts were disappointing not alot of choice. Overall it's not bad. I would go again.

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Thank Sean A
Blackwood, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016 via mobile

We have been using this buffet on and off over the last 8/9 years and it has always been good. For £6.95 there is not a huge choice of dishes it suits me as nearly all of them I like, the only thing I'm not too fussed on is the rice is too stodgy it was all stuck together. Would... More 

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Thank Emzy80
Treforest
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016

Good at what it does but I have yet to rush back for special occasion. Nice staff. Clean venue. Handy location.

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Thank Tracey J
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016

This place has been around for about a decade and has at some points been closed down! I gave it a try at lunch time with my parents and partner, and unlike my previous visits (over five years ago) it only has several different food dishes on offer. Battered chicken balls tasted brilliant but was unsure of one as to... More 

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Thank 00Joha00
Pontypridd, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

Food just ok, but the service of staff was appalling when we went there. soft drinks really expensive, more like a canteen experience

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Thank salms
Pontypridd, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

Avoided this place a few times as I have always been put off as it doesn't look very apertising from outside, however after the Wales v Scotland game, my scottish friends wanted to go here for food so we popped in late on a Saturday night. The buffett was finished but we were told that we could order from the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $20
Cuisine
Chinese
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Broadway, Pontypridd CF37 1BA, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  South Wales  >  Rhondda Cynon Taf  >  Pontypridd
  • Phone Number: 01443 408833

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