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5 Piscataqua Dr, Newington, NH 03801
(603) 559-9880
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York Beach, Maine
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21 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It was ok. $8 for lunch is pretty reasonable. I have been in a better buffet places but I wouldn't mind going again. I didn't like dessert choices.

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Thank Marija G
Stevens Point, Wisconsin
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

In driving from Maine to Massachusetts, we wanted an Asian buffet lunch option. Our GPS located this restaurant, and the drive there was easy. There was a large variety of food, the staff was friendly, seating was plentiful, and we enjoyed our meal very much.

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Thank Jessica0823
Cranston, Rhode Island
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On Sunday night June 19th Louis and I were looking for a place to eat before going back to the hotel. He suggested Great Buffet II located in Newington, New Hampshire. All You Can Eat Buffet is $13.99. This restaurant is open seven days a week Sun.-Thurs. 11:00 A.M.- 10:00 P.M. Fri.& Sat. 11:00 A.M.- 11:00 P.M. Very nice place... More 

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Hampton, NH
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

We always had fun at the Great Buffet. Lots of food choices. Some of good quality some not. But the place has really become run down and dirty. The floors - although appearing to be clean - had a slimey slipperiness. The tables were sticky and stayed sticky even after repeated washing (we asked for them to wash our table... More 

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Rye, New Hampshire
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436 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2016

I've eaten here a half-dozen times. The atmosphere is nicer than average for a buffet restaurant, and there's a myriad of choices, including sushi. The food is good, but it's not the tastiest food. Some items are better than others. If they cut down on all the choices and focused on quality more than quantity, it might improve.

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Thank NHjo
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2016

This is a classic low quality all you can eat Chinese buffet. If you want a lot of bad food for a low price, this is the spot for you. Personally, I would take a higher quality, more expensive location.

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Thank mess_axp
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2015 via mobile

Being an overweight guy, I love a good buffet and this place was it for quite a while. Not GREAT mind you but OK especially for the lunch price however last night that all changed. Had my mom, my dad and son in town so it seemed an easy choice...lots of options, 14 bucks a head...not bad HOWEVER the cockroach... More 

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Thank Shawn F
Rochester, New Hampshire
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

The Great Buffet has a very good selection including Chinese food, fish, chicken, sushi, salad, soup, desert. The vegetables are fresh and tasty. The sushi bar is good. Fish for fish lovers.... plus food for children and comfort food. Nice atmosphere and good seating. I have eaten here several times for lunch and will return again and again.

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Thank 1salam1
New Hampshire
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29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015

Have NEVER had a bad experience here and the food is awesome!!! Sooo many selections to choose from. The beer is more than reasonable and so are the mixed drinks.

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Thank SnarlinKitten
Portsmouth, New Hampshire
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015

They always add water to the old dishes instead of making a fresh dish to serve makes it look like soup for most of the dish's so who knows how old the food really is. Tables are always sticky.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Japanese, Sushi
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Piscataqua Dr, Newington, NH 03801
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Newington
  • Phone Number: (603) 559-9880

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?