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“yummy but expensive”
Review of Golden Corral

Golden Corral
Ranked #83 of 187 Restaurants in Elgin
Cuisines: American
Restaurant details
Elgin, Illinois
Level 4 Contributor
31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“yummy but expensive”
Reviewed January 10, 2013

it is a great buffet but it can be very pricey. watch out their dessert are to die for they are so yummy

Visited October 2012
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  • English first
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English first
Elgin, Illinois
Level 2 Contributor
9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
“meh.”
Reviewed September 23, 2012

If you're looking for tons of so-so food, this is the place for you. The carpet is nasty, and the dishes seem dirty. Salad bar is pretty tasty. I wouldn't ever eat here, but its way relaxed and the kids love it; mostly because of the dessert options lol

Visited July 2012
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Chicago, Il
Level 5 Contributor
64 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
“Going downhill”
Reviewed August 14, 2012

We have been to the Golden Corral many times but the one in Elgin seems to be going downhill. We were there on a Saturday night and it seemed as if they did not have enough staff. The tables were not wiped down, there were no clean spoons available and no one removed the dirty dishes from our table the whole time we were eating. Many of the items on the buffet were gone and it took them a very long time to bring refills. Also, it was kind of messy. No one seemed to be cleaning up around the buffet and food was spilled everywhere.
The ice cream machine was not working and many of the deserts were also gone (and this was at 6PM).
They need to pay attention to detail if they want to keep their customers.

  • Visited August 2012
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