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Dragon City Chinese Restaurant

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2410 Augusta Rd, Ste N, West Columbia, SC 29169-4582
803-791-7861
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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India
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133 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015

An ordinary joint for buffet. Nothing great about the place other than the food is cheap and affordable. The place is smelly and needs cleaning.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

The place is run down and the buffet options were old and low quality. The restaurant is dirty and needs a good cleaning. The front deck clerk did not seem to have any interest in working there.

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Thank paragkarania
Lexington, South Carolina
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

The food here was just not very good. It all tasted bland and stale to me. They had a decent selection and there were a few good items. Most of the items on the buffet were also cold. All the chicken is HEAVILY breaded, the vegetables were not tender, and the egg rolls were just flat out blah. We came... More 

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Thank Andrew B
West Columbia, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015 via mobile

The place has decent food. The place is a little run down as they have been there for several years. The good I had was good but nothing to write home about. If you are west columbia looking for a buffet this is the place.

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Thank Mike G
Bluffton, South Carolina
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47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

If you are headed to Hobby Lobby (right across the street) or Carolina Pottery (just down the street), this is a great place to stop for lunch. It offers a value-packed, all-you-can-eat buffet of Chinese foods including mei fun (incredibly thin rice noodles), egg foo young, and black pepper chicken. Actually, there must be around 30 offerings but I just... More 

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Thank gointocarolina
Columbia, South Carolina
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308 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

an older Chinese buffet in Columbia metro. it's lasted awhile and there is a reason why=good tasting food. yes, it's nothing out of the ordinary buffet, but it's consistent in a good experience. clean with a good price,you get good value here.

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Thank jlantern3
Columbia, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

I'm on a mission to try all the Chinese restaurants in Columbia, there are a lot but this one is one at the top. The place is clean, staff is always friendly and the price is very reasonable. The place is rather small but I have never been in there were I couldn't find a seat. The food is very... More 

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Thank LAKRBLS
Lexington, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Dragon City, is one of the best Chinese Buffets, in South Carolina! Their food, is always fresh, and their containers, always clean. Tables, are always ready, and the service, is outstanding. My favorite entrée, is Sweet and Sour Chicken!

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Thank Gail C
West Columbia, SC
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88 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2012

Last Friday, January 20th, was movie night with a group of friends. We all decided to go to the Dragon City Chinese Restaurant for a quick supper and head to the movies. It had been a number of years since any of us had been to Dragon City and we were looking foward to the visit The place is in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2012

I eat Chinese food at least three times a week and I have for over 25 years. I am always looking for a different place to try. My son told me about Dragon City and said, "you have to try it." I went at 8:30PM on a Monday. When I saw the buffet I was a little concerned but when... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2410 Augusta Rd, Ste N, West Columbia, SC 29169-4582
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  West Columbia
  • Phone Number: 803-791-7861

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