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Gammarth, Tunisia
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016

it's an all you can eat and that's it, nothing impressive, you just go there when you feel craving... very crowded on Sunday

Thank AhmedFathallah
San Antonio, Texas
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 7, 2016

Lin's is walking distance from the hotel my husband and I always stay at. The buffet is $11.95 per person plus drink. They do have PLENTY to choose from and I would say that it is 50% good, 50% bad. If you go here enough you stick to your favorite dishes. I prefer their ribs and chicken yakatori. They also... More 

Thank Sylvia P
San Antonio, Texas
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205 reviews
177 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2015 via mobile

This is a very poor quality Chinese buffet. I don't understand it, but they do a great business. For Chinese, it is mediocre at best. The food on the bar never tastes fresh , even when they first put it out. Most of the food on the bar was cold (well, actually it was lukewarm). Egg rolls are greasy and... More 

Thank David T
Guadalajara, Mexico
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43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2014

This buffet has a lot of options, more than you can taste, in a family oriented restaurant. Staff its average. Very clean place place, well decorated and maintained. Except restrooms they need attention. Food has a good quality, an the look invites you to taste all of them. They have good flavors, but it depends on you. The grill it's... More 

Laredo, Texas
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2014

Not the best of the best but not the worse either. Various selection for adults and children. The bbq grill in the back is their best asset from making customized cooked noodles, steak, or sushi rolls (leave a tip hint hint). One of the best family oriented places to eat in Laredo. Love coming here. Price is what it's worth.... More 

Thank Giovanni M
Sacramento, California
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90 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 174 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 14, 2014

Lins has a great buffet, with a large assortment of dishes, all are fair to good. The only bad experience with the food is that their steam tables must not be operating properly as some of the dishes were only warm which made the dish taste terrible. Staff is friendly and service is excellent. Overall, if you are looking for... More 

1 Thank bonaventure
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225 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 8, 2013

If you are travelling to Laredo and wish to eat oriental food, this is the place to come. Lins is a huge buffet with all types of food from Orient. Our kids do not like oriental food, but there was a huge isle with hot dogs, pizza, etc. so we did not have to go anywhere else to find food... More 

1 Thank Zazyl
Laredo, Texas
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 16, 2013

When we went the place was dirty. There was several flies and we saw a bug on the floor. The food was ok..it looked and tasted like if it had been sitting there for a while. I guess that is why they make you pay before you even get a chance to sit down lol

Thank Mommy R
Brownsville, Texas, United States
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21 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 10, 2013

If you're looking for Asian fare, go someplace else. This buffet style restaurant is what Taco Bell is to Mexican food.

Thank Saul V
Dallas, Texas
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94 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 26, 2013

Been to Lin's 3 times and the food is just ok to me,nothing really jumps out to me,the rice is fair probably wont go back anytime soon since i found Emperor Garden.


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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Japanese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Laredo, TX
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Laredo

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