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Review of Golden Corral

Golden Corral
Ranked #67 of 840 Restaurants in Bakersfield
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Reviewed May 16, 2012

great food, tons of choices. Liked the made to order seafood and the ice cream.

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Reviewed January 31, 2012

The reviews of this place have kinda been mixed so we decided to try it for ourselves. We've heard all the stories of how crazy long the lines get so we decided to go fairly early, around 3:30 p.m., to try & beat the crowd. There was no line but there were still tons of people there. They have a special going on right now, 2 for $20, from 4 p.m. to closing, so as soon as that clock hit 4 p.m., the people started piling in.
Trying to maneuver around to get your food was nearly impossible. The place was a mess 'cause the staff can't keep up w/ all the ravenous wolves trying to get their food. And the food was pretty much typical buffet food. The only thing that was really good was the soft serve ice cream.
I've heard that during lunch time it's not so crazy...but I probably won't be going back anytime soon. It's just not worth fighting all the rude people just to get a meal that's less (way less) than stellar.

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Reviewed January 30, 2012

I mean the wait is long at least when i went there was a long wait about 30 minutes but honesly it was worth it all the food any kind you heart could desire in the mood for mexican itialno I mean they even have COTTON CAndy I really enjoyed myself the food was hot fresh and the staff was friendly with is unusal in bakersfield Id defiently go again

Thank raychael84
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Reviewed January 15, 2012

I have been going every wednesday to lunch with co workers and loved this new place. Great food, fresh, good service, and no negatives at all. Pleasant time to be with friends and enjoy eating socially. I loved it so much that I told my neighbor and then took my husband to let him experience this new place in town..IT WAS HORRIBLE 1) we were overcharged even though we said we were senior citizens. 2) The noise level was so bad that we couldn't talk. 3) The food was not as fresh and the crab cakes were tasteless, I threw them away. They are only available in the evening so I was looking forward to them. 4) The coffee and water were never refilled and we never saws our waitress at all, after she signed our ticket.. Because I had the noon experience to measure by, I was totally disappointed and my husband said he would never go back. My neighbor came to visit the next week and said she had the exact same experience that I had in the evening. I highly recommend this restaurant for noon; it seems to be a different type of customer. But for evening, if noise bothers you at all, skip the night and go in the afternoon. As to the choices of food, what a selection. Mexican, American, Chinese,salads and wonderful deserts. Hopefully, the will figure out how to correct some of the evening flaws, as this is a wonderful buffet type restaurant at the right time of day.

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