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7800 Rivers Ave Ste 1850, North Charleston, SC 29406-4078
(843) 572-1125
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016

Absolutely delicious! One of the best Chinese buffets ever! Friendly, clean, and has a pretty extensive and delicious assortment of food! The price is awesome only 8.00 for lunch buffet! Food is always hot and delicious! I have been about 5 times already!

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Greenwood, South Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2016 via mobile

Lots of choices. Fresh food. There is no wait. Friendly staff. Fast check out. Ample parking. It's average. However, food is about the same as every other Chinese buffet.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2016 via mobile

Quite spacious, staff seen busy trying to ensure customers are satisfied. The food nicely spread out and lots of options to pick from. Good for individual / group visits and friendly staff. Nice place to be while in Charleston.

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Charleston, South Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Not sure why there are so many terrible reviews of this place. It's pretty average but not awful. Lunch price is less than 8 bucks, what do you expect?

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Shame, Shame, Shame. The food, all of it, was not very good at all. Loaded with grease or salt. I wonder what else. Some of the items were just terrible. Service, what is that. There are a number of Chinese Pig-A-Terrias around the area. This one is not good. I am not sure what to call the food. They claim... More 

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South Carolina
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Our first and LAST visit. They served shrimp with the heads on. Yuck. But the cold shrimp did not have the heads. Food was bland, a lot of American food. If I want that fare will go somewhere else. And the ladies bathroom Floor was sopping wet and just filthy! This place needs a visit by the DHEC.

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Thank Rachel K
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Will never eat here again. The food is terrible, the waitress is extremely rude.. She refilled our water (after attempting to grab it) and walked away then walked by 5 or 6 times then finally asked if we needed more.. Then when time comes for the check, she stood beside my girlfriend and I trying to make us give a... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This restaurant use to be great. Now the front door is dirty full of finger prints. My wife said the bathroom was filthy. The food was poor at best. nothing tasted good. Employees sit around and let things go. One work sucks!.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 via mobile

This used to be a great place to eat. Not anymore. We would judge other Chinese buffets against this place. Everything had jalepeno peppers in it. So was kinda confused whether this was a Chinese buffet or a Mexican restaurant. Even the shrimp had jalepenos in it. Only thing worth the trip was the sushi. Only thing my 2 year... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

We ate at the China Buffet around 7 PM on a Tuesday evening. There were a lot of different items on the buffet and most were hot and steaming. I thought the clams were not hot and did not taste fresh. The rest of the items I ate were fine. This place is nothing special. It has all the normal... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2 of 5 stars
    Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Asian, Chinese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7800 Rivers Ave Ste 1850, North Charleston, SC 29406-4078
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  North Charleston
  • Phone Number: (843) 572-1125

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