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Happy Buffet

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25345 Lankford Hwy, Rt 13, Onley, VA 23418-2822
757-789-3888
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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131 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015 via mobile

VERY GOOD food on the buffet but because it is mainly a buffet place tip auto added in bill so waitstaff already getting paid and I guess reason they give such poor service which in long run will put them out of business which is a shame

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1 Thank TERRI LYNN R
Leesburg, Virginia
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109 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

We were looking for a "different" place to stop for lunch on Rt 13 and tried the Happy Buffet. It was well worth it. This is an extensive buffet with a wide range of Asian and American food. The Mongolian Grill is there for a personalized grill plate and soups are very good, Even the desert choices are more than... More 

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1 Thank novaroadtraveler
Onley, Virginia
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

I am fairly picky, do not eat seafood of any kind... I can always find many things to eat at Happy Buffet. My husband also enjoys the food - he LOVES all the seafood they have.

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1 Thank Laura B
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

Yuck is all i got. The buffet tables were not hot at all. Luke warm food. I was scared to eat it due to the possibility of bacteria. I went to the grill and told them i was allergic to seafood and i watched the chef cook my food after he cooked seafood . He used the same tools and... More 

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2 Thank Vycki M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I visited for the first time, great addition to the eSVA, loved the fried shrimp and fried rice will be back!

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1 Thank Elismom2
Parksley, Virginia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Every time I've eaten here I've ended up with a sick stomach. There is always flies everywhere, the food is not kept at a good temp, tables, buffet tables, chairs are sticky and greasy.....don't even get me started on the restrooms...yuck!

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2 Thank Jennifer H
Richmond
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Had lunch. Food was average but filling. Would not return. Service was minimal. Selection was less than expected.

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1 Thank bryn475
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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73 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

We visited this restaurant on our last night in town. It didn't look like much on the outside, but they had a pretty decent variety of food inside. I was most surprised by their sushi rolls. They were quite yummy!

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1 Thank dotlinyen
Tangier Island, Virginia
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37 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

Really liked the variety of foods on the buffet. I find that all the food items that I selected were berry tastes.

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1 Thank DannyVA2013
Wilmington, North Carolina
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49 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

When you like a place there isn't a lot to say. Sushi was good. The beef ribs were bland. I would have liked a little more variety for desert.

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1 Thank joelay

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Sushi, Asian, Chinese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Families with children
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 - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25345 Lankford Hwy, Rt 13, Onley, VA 23418-2822
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Onley
  • Phone Number: 757-789-3888

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