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Don's Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Chinese, Asian, Canadian
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Carbonear, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

been there twice on visits there ,,often enough ,,,yes ,,food is not bad ,,,but ,,the same thing over and over ,,enough ,,,change something ,,some desert to kill the taste ,,something

Thank nomoremould
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016

I ate at this restaurant in the past and I told the waitress that I was allergic to MSG - it gives me migraine - so I was told which of the items in their buffet that did not contain MSG. I ordered my meal and within hours I developed a migraine which I had not experienced in a few... More 

Thank Grace50Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

Went to this restaurant and was not impressed very greasy. Did not like it not a kind of restaurant I would return to.

Thank Ladyjayl
Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 1, 2016

Food is great. Love the Chinese food. Food is always hot.. Their chicken wings is to die for. Service is excellent.

Thank buzzycat06
Carbonear, Canada
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 8, 2016

Great place to buffet is amazing. Well worth the money, but you better be good and hungry, Chinese food and their chicken wings are fantastic.

Thank Minnie D
Crofton BC Canada
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51 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2015

We went there for dinner because the restaurant in our hotel was closed for maintance, we checked out the Buffet, and most of the hot dishes were empty. We chose from the menu, I thought it was a bit pricey, the Ginger Beef was very tasty, but more onion than beef for $13.99. Chop Suey, was pretty much cabbage. It... More 

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Carbonear, Canada
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75 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 3, 2015

Lots of food but most of it tasted all the same. Not much flavour. It was really Kind of disappointing. With an increase in price it should at least taste good. The chicken balls were all greasy.

Thank Annette E
Carbonear, Canada
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 14, 2015

great food but a bit pricey. lot's of seating. the water pond is a nice touch. staff are ok. buffet is ok.

Thank lori1976r
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91 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 26, 2015

great waitresses , very friendly ,courteous,,good food ,,place is clean ,,,,good variety of food ,, tasty ,, for the price can't beat it ,,,

Thank nomoremould
Barrie, Canada
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 12, 2015

very disappointind visit.went to dons because of some of the reviews i read.if i had my time back i would have went to mary browns.buffet started at 5 we got there at 5.05.the first time there. when i walked in the door and saw the size of the buffet that was disppointing enough until we picked up our food. the... More 

Thank George L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Asian, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carbonear, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  Carbonear

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