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“Nice waitstaff but average buffet”
Review of Mongolian Buffet

Mongolian Buffet
Ranked #73 of 195 Restaurants in Ames
Cuisines: Asian
Dining options: Buffet
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Dining options: Buffet
Reviewed April 5, 2013

Probably more below average than average, but the management/waitstaff were so nice that I bumped it up a bit. Listen, the food choices were great, but the quality of the food seems to suffer a bit. I tried the Mongolian grill and put at least 4 different sauces on and once cooked, it was rather dry and tasteless. So I did go back and get a small bowl of sauces & added this to my half-empty bowl...that tasted better. Still. This is a place that seems to have quantity rather than quality. I'd rather have one less food station and concentrate on the Mongolian grill experience with a smaller buffet option.

Thank toadsoup
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Reviewed December 11, 2012

I have eaten at lots of Mongolian Buffets and this is one of the poorest I have never eaten at. The vegetables were very poor quality when I was there and the sauces were not that good. It was a bad meal and I was not impressed.

Thank thillson
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Reviewed November 30, 2012

For lunch we had salmon, stuffed mushrooms, salads, fresh fruit, creamed crab, crab legs, shrimp, egg rolls, roast beef, mashed potatoes, lots of vegies, lots of sushi, another pasta bar, sherbert, ice creams, tea, etc., and the list goes on. All of which was delicious - for under $9.00 per person.

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Thank ourfamilymoves
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Reviewed January 28, 2012

Now, not saying a place can't change, but we were there after they first opened. Yuck. Buffet food was cold and tasteless. Wait staff were not friendly. Felt the place was dirty, but it is dark and no well lite. Won't bo back. King's is much better!

Thank Azona50036
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Reviewed June 21, 2013
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