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Don's Restaurant

Chinese, Asian, Canadian
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Carbonear, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
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Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars 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 stars 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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46 reviews
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3 of 5 stars 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 

1 Thank JW51
Carbonear, Canada
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54 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars 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
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5 of 5 stars 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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73 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars 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 stars 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
Carbonear, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

for the size of the area of carbonear. this buffet was awesome....my husband had the cantanese chow mein,,,,best we have ever had....the beef and broccoli in the buffet was the best....the server SHARON WAS THE BEST...kept checking on us....will definitely go back soon

Thank buggsybunny50
St. John's, Canada
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Ate here yesterday for the first time and was very surprised at the limited selection for the outrageous price of $18. There were about a dozen choices, no salads, no desserts. Chicken balls were tough and wings were greasy.

Thank Lindanfld
Harbour Grace, Canada
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7 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Haven't been there in a while. Have they upgraded?....according to the other reviews?? I'll have to try it again but I said last time I wouldn't go back.

Thank Babsy57

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
Chinese, Asian, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
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?