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Emperor Buffet

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69600 Highway 111, Rancho Mirage, CA 92270-2868
+1 760-328-9200
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good46%
  • Average30%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“soups” (10 reviews)
“crab legs” (11 reviews)
“sushi” (32 reviews)
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Chinese, Sushi, Asian
69600 Highway 111, Rancho Mirage, CA 92270-2868
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11 - 20 of 94 reviews

Reviewed March 25, 2017

Off Hwy 111 just before Rancho Mirage boundary at Frank Sinatra Blvd, there is a large orangie colored building which is the Emperor Buffet…there is plenty of parking around the building ---entering this huge restaurant is a small lobby area and the hostess podium. You...More

Thank Neal S
Reviewed March 25, 2017

Not a bad selection have a lot of verity and everything is fresh and was very clean also very busy if you don't mind noise lots of family's with kids.

Thank TallyMaui
Reviewed March 23, 2017

At first glance it is overwhelming. A huge space with buffet offerings to match. There is the Sushi buffet, a Hibachi selection, generous piles of crab legs and shellfish in abundance. The selection is too much to describe, all of it fresh, the containers are...More

Thank Pamela J
Reviewed March 6, 2017

It is a buffet with plenty of selections. They also had sushi to choose from. The food was good but not special. Ate our fill and met our expectations. Prices were good too.

Thank Dan R
Reviewed March 1, 2017

One problem with buffet restaurants is that they often run out of items or what is there looks like is was dragged through the restaurant before it was placed on the buffet. This place is not like that. Even at odd times, all of the...More

Thank Paul G
Reviewed February 11, 2017 via mobile

Omg. What a wonderful surprise. I love Chinese food. The meat is well cooked seasoned very well and very tasty. The best fried rice and noodles in the area. Although this is a "buffet" the food tastes like a higher end Chinese Restaurant. I was...More

Thank Anita P
Reviewed February 6, 2017

We stopped for dinner as my husband wanted to give Emperor Buffet a try. We were seated quickly and opted for their $13.99 dinner buffet. Our waitress cleaned plates from the table as we went back for more food. Good selection of items plus you...More

Thank Cathy R
Reviewed January 1, 2017

First time we’ve ever been, driven by it many times over the years. We went on a Sunday for a late lunch and we were impressed with the selection of items and how fresh everything was. All are cooked in small batches and replenished. Good...More

Thank Hobdeb
Reviewed November 10, 2016

large crab legs, four tables of food, sushi selection is mediocre at best, mostly crab meat and cheaper sushi, soups are good, usual options available,

Thank NinjaGigi
Reviewed November 9, 2016

The restaurant needs a good cleaning, the ceiling fans had a thick layer of sticky dust, and everything is tired and icky. There is a lot to choose from, however, not so much if you like to eat healthy. A lot of the dishes tasted...More

Thank jogar1
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
What are the prices for kids and adults
June 19, 2016|
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Response from Tom K | Reviewed this property |
Yeah , sorry i don t know prices for children, but i see a lot of them in there, when i go. the place is busy, and the food, well. all i can say is that i never had a bad experience. they refresh the bar frequently.
full bar ?
December 8, 2015|
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Response from Ronald B | Reviewed this property |
Beer and wine only
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 69600 Highway 111, Rancho Mirage, CA 92270-2868
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Rancho Mirage
  • Phone Number: +1 760-328-9200
Tel. 760-328-9200
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