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112 E 6th Ave, Tallahassee, FL 32303-6129
+1 850-224-9099
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Tallahassee, Florida
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

My family and I have been going to Bamboo House for over 20 years. Food is always fresh and hot. Lucy and her staff are friendly and efficient and always recognize you or call you by name. My favorite Chinese buffet ever.

Thank bambam63
Tallahassee, Florida
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21 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2016

Lucy the owner of Bamboo house has been making and serving real food in this location for over 25 years. Her food is cooked there, not prepared and heated, and the quality is excellent. The facility is quite old, the carpets are dirty and the place has not been updated in years, but the food is the best Chinese food... More 

Thank SPQR22
Tallahassee, Florida
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75 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 18, 2016

Stopped by at lunch to eat their buffet. Selection was very good. Clean atmosphere and you could tell the seating had just been recently upholstered. The staff was very friendly and helpful when asked questions about the buffet choices. Would highly recommend this restaurant and we will be back.

Thank Randy J
Fairbanks, Alaska
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 21, 2016

The Food Was Fresh (We Arrived At 11:30 Am) Tasty, And Had A Variety Of Flavors, A Little Heavy On The Five Spice. Workers Very Nice. The Buffet Had About 15 Items. Price Ok. But, We Won't Be Going Back. Place Was Very Dirty, Saw Cockroaches And We Both Had Unpleasant Mild "After Effects"

Thank Caretakers2
Tallahassee, Florida
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41 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 11, 2016

You can always count on Bamboo House for a solid, economical and delicious lunch. Other Chinese buffets in town may have more but they are often a miss. You CAN'T miss at Bamboo House. Have been going here for years.

Thank sara h
Lake Arrowhead, California
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23 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 19, 2015

Bamboo House was the closest restaurant to the home we rented for our stay in Tallahassee. The dinner buffet had about 8 different choices in addition to the dessert bar. Honestly I read the reviews and went anyway. There were many Asians eating there, which I think is a great endorsement. We were very happy with the food quality and... More 

Thank Roxanne W
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114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2014

This is a small buffet that that does a good job on a small number of dishes rather than attempting a huge variety. They have three soups, hot and sour and miso, both of which I recommend, and egg drop, which I do not. This is an unusual egg drop soup because it has a good bit of corn in... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2014

Very good food. Most folks were there for the buffet but we ordered off the menu and it was great. The gentleman in charge told us they were the oldest restaurant in Tallahassee. I have to say the building and furnishings looked it. Another downfall no alcohol.

Thank Charles S
Tallahassee, Florida, United States
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90 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 9, 2014

When this restaurant opened we went every week. Over time it's become absolutely nasty. They've tried to paint over the mold on the ceilings and wall, the carpet is absolutely solid grease, and even the parking lot has more pot holes than asphalt. Too bad the food is great, but just can't eat there any more.

Thank Jan P
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18 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2013

Mouth watering mouth quenching!!! Best reruns tin tallahassee!!!! Will be going here again! The severs were nice and were very efficient and the owner was there we meet her name was Lucy. She was actually cooking! And I give this place 5 thumbs up!!!! DELICIOUS

Thank Sammie W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112 E 6th Ave, Tallahassee, FL 32303-6129
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Tallahassee
  • Phone Number: +1 850-224-9099

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