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“Good buffet - average casino”

Cafe at the Meadows
Ranked #5 of 50 Restaurants in Altoona
Price range: $5 - $18
Description: Cafe at the Meadows is a convenient stop for a hearty breakfast, delicious lunch, or spectacular evening dinner. Whatever you choose, we know you're going to like what we've got prepared for you. Located next to our hotel lobby. Enjoy breakfast served all day.
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Description: Cafe at the Meadows is a convenient stop for a hearty breakfast, delicious lunch, or spectacular evening dinner. Whatever you choose, we know you're going to like what we've got prepared for you. Located next to our hotel lobby. Enjoy breakfast served all day.
Reviewed April 9, 2013

Prairie Meadows is unique in that a horseracing facility is embedded in the place. The buffet is very delicious, moderately priced. A new hotel has been added, and the place has a venue for big name entertainment. The casino, however, is rather lacking in any real incentive to play, I felt. They "brag" of 82 percent payouts on the slots! Why not just say "Play here - and lose!!!"??? Anyway with what all they have here it's a good place.

Thank Ray B
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Reviewed November 29, 2012

This buffet offers Heartland foods prepared well but not haute cuisine. Carving stations offer prime+ cuts of meat that pleased everyone in the family. Numerous offerings for salad, veggies, fruits, carbs and delicious breads kept everyone pleased and full. Servers were very cordial and quite attentive to refilling our beverages and clearing away our dishes. Desserts were dreamy. We noticed they had lo-cal versions of desserts available too.
Don't go here if you want exotic atmosphere. However, if you want an assortment of foods prepared by good Heartland chefs and care from pleasant waitstaff, this is the place.

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Thank Dara_traveler
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Reviewed June 2, 2012

AJ's steakhouse was awesome. The server also made it fun and entertaining.

Thank akelleyrdh
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Reviewed January 30, 2012

Great place to catch a race. Pretty decent sized casino inside as well, with a large number of slots, and almost always plenty of tables to play.

Thank Kyle N
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Reviewed January 4, 2012

Whatever your taste, you will find it here. Great food. Fantastic atmosphere!

Thank Michelle E
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