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Empire Buffet

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417 W Butler Rd, Mauldin, SC 29662-2591
+1 864-288-8705
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  • Excellent7%
  • Very good15%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible63%
Oct 15, 2015
“Nice for the price.”
Jul 28, 2015
“This place is gone”
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Chinese, Asian
417 W Butler Rd, Mauldin, SC 29662-2591
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Reviewed October 15, 2015 via mobile

Empire buffet is a small Chinese restaurant. It only has four buffet tables. When they can keep those stocked it is pretty good. Their coconut chicken is very good. I would recommend it for a quick dinner. Just ask if there's something on the buffet...More

Thank Thomas F
Reviewed July 28, 2015

The building no longer exists, the entire building it was in, adn all the businesses, are now gone. CLOSED! GONE! KAPUT!

Thank music_fanatic1
Reviewed December 13, 2014

WORST Chinese buffet EVER!!!! Went in on Saturday around 1 pm --- only two little boys (age approx 12 years old or younger) working as the cashier, hostess, drink server, bus boys, etc. No one in kitchen cooking. Only about 3 tables of customers. Little...More

Thank S C
Reviewed October 6, 2014

Up until today, I would have gone to this restaurant anytime. Today my best friend and I went there for lunch and a man coughed on the first food troth where the spring rolls are. I told the waitress and she said to tell the...More

Reviewed June 29, 2014

While I have not eaten on premises, I do order carry out and delivery regularly. The food is always fresh and delicious. The convenience of delivery makes this a gem!

Thank Kris H
Reviewed June 27, 2014

Customer service terrible,food is old,they bring food on dirty dishes,place is not clean and talk badly about customers!!

Thank starrfoodi
Reviewed June 10, 2014

I read the bad reviews on here and decided to try anyway.. Big mistake.. Greeting was rude... Food was old.. Dry.. And cold... To top the entire experience off... A roach literally scurried across the floor... NEVER AGAIN!!

Thank Scsnapper
Reviewed December 30, 2013

No smiles or how are you...food old could not bite into crab ragoons so tough must have been days old. Love Chinese food but this is the worst place I have ever been to for a buffet surprised they are still in business! Will never...More

1  Thank Jeanne L
Reviewed September 16, 2012

Terrible after lunch. DO NOT eat at this location after 12:30 P.M. Empty food pans, no wait staff and dried up (dog) meat? Looked like a humane society drop off.

Thank Penelope A
Reviewed July 19, 2012

I came here with my boyfriend and his friend. I was so disgusted I barely ate a thing. The food was old dried out and cold. It was dark in the dining room and we were the only three people in there. I have never...More

Thank greeneclipes32kr
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Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 417 W Butler Rd, Mauldin, SC 29662-2591
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Mauldin
  • Phone Number: +1 864-288-8705
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