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King Chef's Buffet

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31 State Road 66, Tell City, IN
8125471116
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We usually go for the lunch buffet because the price is more reasonable. The food is hot, it has your standard range of Chinese food, decent selection of desserts, and hand dipped ice cream. They replenish the buffet often and put out smaller amounts so that keeps the food fresh. The decorations are standard Midwestern Chinese buffet, with attractive chairs... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The very first thing I would like to start when is the fish tank that you have no choice but to see because it's right in front of the door when you walk in. This Tank more times than not is so disgustingly filthy it automatically turns your appetite. I just can't quite figure out why the owner does not... More 

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Thank Louceesmom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We dine here occasionally and are always satisfied. The buffet is well priced and has a large variety of foods. Our young son especially likes the shrimp and broccoli, while I enjoy the lo mein and pepper chicken. The restaurant is clean and service high quality. I especially like that you can refill your drinks too. We'll be back and... More 

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Thank Nick W
Tell City, Indiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2016

Their buffet is a good deal, but as someone else noted it's not particularly spicy. If you want some spice, the hot and sour soup is your best bet. It's reliable, affordable, and convenient. I've only eaten from the buffet (not ordered from the menu).

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Thank karmar296
Barrie, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 15, 2016

This is a basic Chinese buffet mainly chicken dishes The food overall was not to bad Considering my bill was $8.55 if your on a budget you couldn't go wrong

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Thank RSJ999
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 22, 2015 via mobile

great food for a great price...if you can look past the filthy dirty fish tank when you first walk in.

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Thank Louceesmom
Tell City, Indiana, United States
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 4, 2014

The buffet is a very good value but, like the Fiesta Grand any items that should be spicy lack flavor due to local taste. The food is normally fresh and replenished regularly. For a small buffet the selection is nice. The service is good as well. Nice place to go with a group if you are on a budget.

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Cannelton, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2013 via mobile

My husband and I go there at least three times a month. We are never disappointed. Always great food at an affordable price.

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Thank tseibert
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2013 via mobile

The staff at King Chef are very courteous and nice. The food there is hit and miss but the customer service is what brings us back.

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Thank WorldTravelers1999
Nashville, Tennessee
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2013

I got take-out General Tso's chicken with fried rice and an egg roll. The General Tso's didn't taste right...and it wasn't spicy at all. It was just a general brown sauce with a couple pieces of broccoli tucked in.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 State Road 66, Tell City, IN
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Tell City
  • Phone Number: 8125471116
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