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“Nice Restaurant”
Review of China Buffet

China Buffet
Ranked #59 of 84 Restaurants in Mason City
Cuisines: Chinese
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Reviewed April 8, 2013

Nice Chinese Restaurant and wonderful Chinese food for the money wonderful chicken and buffet food and wonderful beverage selection. I would like to return to this restaurant.

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Reviewed March 15, 2013

We had dinner tonight at China Buffet in Mason City. This was a birthday dinner for my Dad; so eight of us total. We arrived at the restaurant at 6:00 p.m., parking lot was only half full and the restaurant not busy at all.

Once inside, we paid at the register. Prices are very reasonable: the eight of us (six adults, two kids) was under $80. You pay before you eat, and then find your own table to sit at. We easily found a table that seated eight. One thing I like here is that you get your own beverages. They have pop, lemonade,and (unique) self-serve chocolate and white milk.

The food quality really varies. Most of the Chinese food is decent. In particular, I love the crab rangoon; it's the best I've eaten anywhere. The egg drop soup is good as well. The chicken dishes weren't that good. The chicken tasted like low quality, cheap cuts. They also have a small area with American food. The garlic toast is good, but the salmon is just okay. The mashed potatoes are gross.

For dessert, they have really good fried bread that you can put sugar on. They also have almond cookies (good) and a few different kinds of little cakes. The little cakes look good, but taste really bad. There's also self-serve soft ice cream. And, of course fortune cookies:-).

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