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Royal Buffet

1228 Main St, Willimantic, CT 06226-1908
+1 860-423-2858
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good42%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“sushi” (10 reviews)
“chicken” (4 reviews)
“ice cream” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
1228 Main St, Willimantic, CT 06226-1908
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Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

Of all the Chinese buffets we've visited in the northeast so far, this has what I think is the most amazing variety of sushi offerings. My husband and mother-in-law would never touch sushi until I had them try some of the tame offerings here and...More

Thank Chris W
Reviewed July 12, 2018

I believe this is a chain since there is another in Manchester, CT. As the Chinese, the Indian and the Asian buffets crumble (many closings recently) the Royal Buffet goes rumbling along. Their food seems always up to date (that is; not left over from...More

Thank Clay B
Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

We dine here several times every month- so frequently that the staff recognizes us! We love the variety and freshness of the buffet. You can eat here often and never get bored with the selection. If you don’t want traditional Chinese, you can have sushi,...More

Thank Anna H
Reviewed March 3, 2018

The parking lot is always full. Always. We went here for dinner on a Friday night after work. The place was busy, but there was absolutely no wait. The selection of different foods is impressive, but I felt the food was only average. Maybe it...More

Thank TracyU0118
Reviewed January 20, 2018

I have been to many Chinese buffets all over the east coast and the Royal buffet is one of the best I've found yet. The staff doesn't seem to care if you are there or not and they can even be downright annoying by either...More

Thank Chris W
Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

This was my second visit, I was here about four years ago and it seems like yesterday. The set-up hasn’t changed at all. Hot food is laid out in trays and the customer walks around the floor and takes his choice from whichever tray appeals....More

Thank Bob S
Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

My family loved the sushi, I’m not a fan so had other stuff. The temperature of food was iffy, with hot stuff being lukewarm and cold being warm. I’m amazed I didn’t get food poisoning.

Thank cjfog92
Reviewed November 9, 2017

I like this place because there are very healthy and tasty choices available, such as various preparations of chicken, fresh green beans, broccoli including broccoli salad, beets, tomatoes and cucumbers, fresh fruits such as pineapple, honeydew melon, cantalope and more. There's a wide variety of...More

Thank Darling1971
Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

Best buffet in area. Sushi bar and stir fry station for your choice of ingredients. Food seems fresh they restore it often. Always same choices they could change things up more. Inexpensive place to go to if looking to get filled up with some good...More

Thank bosco8988
Reviewed September 6, 2017

What's good about this place is they have your Asian food but also have American. Ice cream, salad bar and susi bar. Something for everyone.

Thank 760debram
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Katie S
April 6, 2017|
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No you can cook your own
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1228 Main St, Willimantic, CT 06226-1908
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  Willimantic
  • Phone Number: +1 860-423-2858
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