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Mama Panda

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9608 100 St, Fort St. John, British Columbia V1J 3X8, Canada
+1 250-787-1199
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Victoria, Canada
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the supper buffet with a lot of variety and most dishes were tasty except the wonton soup was a bit bland. Desserts were OK but ice cream was out of order.

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Thank mariejschultz
Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For a small town like Fort St John, the North American Food served in Mama Panda can be termed as excellent and the service of its staff and waiters/waitresses superb.

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Thank MALIK889
Halifax, Canada
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99 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Went there for the buffet. It was just good nothing spectacular. Found it strange that there were no chicken balls, but chicken fingers instead.

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Thank Damon A
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3 reviews
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Whenever we're in town, we visit. We love the make your own combos, and Chinese chicken noodle soup. I've been coming here with my family since I was a kid, now I bring my own family and kids. It's not changed in all those years, still same yummy food. Consistency is good. They remodeled a few years back, and I... More 

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Thank RL1002
Edmonton, Canada
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26 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Went for dinner buffet, quite the selection in town. Won tons were raw. Instead of disposing they reheated 3 times and returned the soup to the buffet. The waitress was good, if I could just rate her the rating would be a 4. The gift card program is a scam. It doesn't work, then I'm told it's my responsibility to... More 

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Taylor, Canada
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Went for Chinese food, I love wanton soup one of my favourite however when I try to eat my soup the wanton soup tasted rotten and the pork also and sure enough that evening I had a up set tummy. So we won't be going back there again, and a few people that I have talked to said the same... More 

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Thank Gary L
Fort St. John, Canada
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Mama panda is pretty good the food is what you would expect in a smorgasbord The service is always good

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Thank Randy H
Prescott, Arizona
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153 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016

We went for lunch, and the buffet was not ready till around 5 PM. So we ordered from the menu. We ordered two combos with 4 items. The food was well prepared, tasty and ample. The decor very nice, staff friendly and efficient. We left satisfied.

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Thank Michael D
Victoria, Canada
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83 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Stopped in for their lunch smorgasbord. Everything was average. Same food, same everything as any Chinese restraint that does a smorgasbord in western Canada. Service was slow to none existent. Is like they forget all about you. Even when trying to pay the bill, standing, waiting. Nasty lady. Could get treated like dirt anywhere in Richmond, didn't need to travel... More 

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Thank snowywaste
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27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Always get the self serve buffet. Food is alright. Only decent place for self serve Chinese buffet in FSJ. Staff is usually pretty friend. Good value for your $

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Thank coqroho

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Asian, Chinese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9608 100 St, Fort St. John, British Columbia V1J 3X8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Fort St. John
  • Phone Number: +1 250-787-1199

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?