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Chinese, Sushi, Asian, Mongolian
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Dinner, Lunch
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Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed July 7, 2022 via mobile

Great fresh hot food, staff asks you if all good, what more could you want. Lots of choices, did I say staff makes sure you are taken care of?

Date of visit: July 2022
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Reviewed August 3, 2021

went for dinner. Tables were filthy and floors were disgusting. Fried fish was borderline rancid, chicken very over cooked. Were seated and given bill that was only interaction that was received. Cause severe upset stomach afterwards. Will not go back. Buffet was over priced for...quality of food and cleanliness.More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed July 23, 2021

The food is decent, but the idea of paying over $17.00 for an asia buffet plate with drink is insane. I know there is inflation, but these folks have changed their menu to reduce costs and then jack up their pricing. I can eat at...Golden Coral for way less. Do what you gotta do, but I'm not paying.More

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed January 10, 2020

My husband & I went to this restaurant for the first time. I always wanted to try it & it was an awesome delight! The hot & sour soup was the best I've tasted for a long time. The buffet had so many items I...could only try a few. The dinner included many shrimp entrees, squid, clams & fake crab as well as beef & lots of delicious chicken The veggies were stir fried to the perfect crunchy tenderness. They had about 7 or 8 large tubs of different flavors of ice cream in a freezer that were rich, creamy & delicious.More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed December 11, 2019 via mobile

Came here with the guys for dinner. The buffet was pretty good. Salmon, calamari, crab, shrimp in various forms. Lots of selection, not high end, but tasty.

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed November 5, 2019

I did not care for the presentation of the Buffet, the taste of the food nor the price. I've been to many Asian Restaurants but this one just did not make me want to return. No one reason, just a lot of differant reasons.

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed July 23, 2019 via mobile

The food is good but the service just sucks! The restaurant was hot and thefloors were slippery. Not good for for someone on crutches. Two stars due to poor service and slippery floors.

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed November 16, 2018

I will agree the service is just so-so, but the food is the reason to come here. Great selection, everything is fresh, and the taste is always great. They don't use cheap ingredients or overcook the food. Each dish is well stocked but has not...been allowed to sit and get old. The sushi is tasty, plentiful, and varied. This is my favorite place to eat when I want to treat myself.More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

The food is good but the service just sucks! The restaurant was hot and the floors were slippery. Not good for for someone on crutches. Two stars due to poor service and slippery floors.

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed June 29, 2018

The cost is about $12.00 per person - I didn’t pay so I don’t know for sure. There was four people in the party, one person ordered a drink and the total including tax was $50.00. The place was clean and there is a huge...selection. However, the dishes weren’t spectacular. Tasty General Tso, good crab Rangoon, ok fried rice. The bacon potatoes were not to my liking as it had too much cheese and not enough potato. I enjoyed the ice cream bar the most.More

Date of visit: June 2018
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Reviewed June 15, 2018 via mobile

Don’t know what happened - they used to be really good. Took the entire family here for dinner on a recent trip to town and I have to say it was terrible. Not only was the food less than desirable it was also dirty.

Date of visit: May 2018
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Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

Food is okay- but the staff is very rude, epically the lady in front!!! That's enough for me to never return!!!

Date of visit: June 2018
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Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

Food has no flaor terrible tasting ..rude staff ..dirty restrooms and dirty plates .sushi is old and hard and sticky and stale silverware is dirty

Date of visit: June 2018
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Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

I am very impressed with the quality of food, and especially for the price. The sushi bar has a very good selection and was prepared better than any sushi I have ever seen on a buffet.

Date of visit: April 2018
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Reviewed September 21, 2017 via mobile

Me and my husband went there was jus out and about was looking for a good place to eat Chinese food ..we had jus left harbor freight, so we pulled out the parking located going some where else ...and I said look and the good...spot was right there in our face ...I'm glad we came here will recommend for sure ...good food and nice big shrimp,will definitely COME BACK!!More

Date of visit: September 2017
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Mama Garden is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 3.5
  • Value: 3.5
  • Atmosphere: 3.5