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Oriental Buffet

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Broadway, Pontypridd CF37 1BA, Wales
+44 1443 408833
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Pontypridd, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

Worst Chinese restaurant I have ever stepped football in. myself and partner sat down at 5.25 and basically had a menu chucked at us by a very rude member of staff. We were told no buffet and had to pay £12.95 each instead. Food was an absolute joke tiny portions presented on very old chipped saucers. Waited around 20 mins... More 

Thank Maryaintree1
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016

Ordered from here tonight as an impulse as was hungry and couldn't decide between Chinese or pizza. After deciding on pizza, the choice was endless online, ordered the chicken balls and fried rice with bbq sauce, prawn crackers, sesame toast and sweet honey ribs. I wasn't disappointed, there was plenty to eat and was pleasantly surprised at the quick delivery... More 

Thank Nicolag1984
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

Visited here for a sit down meal last night. The reception was awful, the staff were awful - they were not very welcoming nor friendly. In a nut shell; they are charging £12.95 per person for 'all you can eat'. There is no buffet in the evening, you order off the menu. When it comes to ordering they limit the... More 

2 Thank Sophie D
Pontypridd, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

Food is just bland. I suppose for the price it's OK. But if you don't like chicken, I really wouldn't bother.

Thank Daz L
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2016 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 

1 Thank Laurasophia93
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32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016 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 

Thank Dolores17
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27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles 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.

Thank Roxanne F
Cardiff, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles 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 

Thank Keith W
Brighton, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles 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.

Thank Sean A
Blackwood, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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: +44 1443 408833

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