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15 Highway 50, Harrah's Lake Tahoe, NV 89449-9818
+1 775-588-6611
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4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Mission Viejo, California
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at Harrah's and enjoyrd the Sunday Brunch. I took lots of photos and ad they say a picture is equal to a thousand words.

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Thank Gene S
California
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82 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Saturday night crab and seafood buffet. Good selection of meat and seafood. They open at 5 so we arrived at 4:45. Waited in line for one hour. We had two free tickets otherwise we would not have come. $37.99 per person seems a little bit high. Still a long line when we left at 7

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Mission Viejo, CA
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39 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been going to The Forest Buffet at Harrahs for years. Many years ago it was great. Over the years it has steadily declined. We recently were there after not going for a couple of years. We paid $53 including tax for 2 buffet dinners. There is quite a large selection to choose from, however, the quality is so... More 

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Sacramento, California, United States
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81 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fish was tasteless, rost was stringy and fatty. The sushi looked awful. This was the worst meal I have ever had here. I will give them another try but this was a big disappointment. The table staff were nice and dining room was clean.

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Thank Jason A
Sunnyvale, California
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82 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was it the best best buffet ever? no. did it hit the spot after a day of playing in the snow and hitting the slopes? yes! carving station was nice. Always like the shrink and cocktail sauce. Plenty of options for the kids including pasta and mac and cheese. The even had california rolls and a few other rolls. Ice... More 

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Kansas CIty, MO
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260 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This buffet was pretty tasty, but beware the long lines if you do not have a platinum or higher harrahs player card. The food was good, but the buffet was pretty messy, not tended all that well. They were out of plates at one point too. The servers were great.We went on seafood Friday and steak and seafood Saturday. The... More 

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Thank lowens311
New York
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60 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 21, 2017

This buffet used to be better. The carving station beef was dry and tough. The selection seems limited for such a big buffet. I liked the Asian chicken wings and pork ribs.

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Dallas, TX
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300 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 16, 2017

It's not the best food, but it's decent. The service was pretty good. They refilled drinks quickly. There is a variety of food. Kids liked the pizza. If you have a diamond or higher card, I'd be more prone to eat here because there was a $6 discount, and we had a shorter line. Big difference. I wouldn't wait 30+... More 

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sacramento
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 13, 2017

Usual casino buffet. 26$ per person. Pricey. Good service. No surprises nothing memorable. Nice view

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Los Angeles, California
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44 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017

Last night my son and I decided to eat at the buffet, it's has been snowing nonstop so we couldn't see the view that much but I can't imagine on a sunny day it has to be beautiful, we paid $ 47 for both of us which I thought it was a rip off considering the selection was limited and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $20
Cuisine
American, Asian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet, Valet Parking
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Scenic view
Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Highway 50, Harrah's Lake Tahoe, NV 89449-9818
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Lake Tahoe (Nevada)
  • Phone Number: +1 775-588-6611

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