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Buffet Island

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475 Tyburn Road | Erdington, Birmingham B24 8DX, England
+44 121 382 8382
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Today
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 17:00
Sun - Thu 18:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 12:00 - 14:30
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 23:00
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Visited for the first time today. Have visited other buffet venues and I am a bit sceptical about seating (usually cafe feel) and choice / quality of food BUT was very impressed with Buffet Island. Choice of food was excellent and staff made sure it was kept fresh and topped up. Seating was set spacious and it was the service... More 

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Thank Isobel-Sheldon
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Always enjoy the food here. Staff are attentive. It's always clean and the toilets are immaculate. Sometimes it's a bit cold in here but that's the only negative I can say. Will definitely be returning soon.

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Thank Kathryn T
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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104 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

It never disappoints when you visit this buffet island. Fantastic selection of fresh made food while ample seating areas and a nice selection of drinks. Very friendly staff that are always polite and professional. My family always enjoy eating here and that is why we are repeat customers. If you want fresh Chinese food then pop in here you will... More 

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Thank Stu T
Lagos, Portugal
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Have been to this restaurant years ago and was very disappointed but was assured it had changed so went to celebrate my mum's birthday. The restaurant was once again very cold and we all sat in our coats. The food was less than average. Chicken satay had no peanut sauce and a member of staff told me they only had... More 

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Thank VeronicaFennell
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been here a fair few times since it opened. Food is good but variety on the mains I think was limited for the dolla. Would go again tho

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Thank Captaincoll R
Bromsgrove, England
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the 3rd or 4th time I've been here. On this occasion the food was actually ok apart from the fact that most of it was swimming in oil but at least it was hot. The floor however was treacherous. It seemed to be very greasy and was like a skating rink. Surprisingly I only saw one person fall... More 

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Thank SJayTee
Atherstone, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food, great choose, great surroundings and great atmosphere. All round excellence. Highly Recommended.

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Thank Spencer W
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food over fried/cooked and mainly dry. Ultimatley I found it inedible. Very popular though so a lot of people must like it. Similar places are far far better and manage decent food for similar prices.

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Thank Michael H
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been here a few times and always great service, superb food and never feel rushed to leave. My only complaint - I ate too much!! Definitely worth visiting and great value for money

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Thank Warren D
Birmingham
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First visit and had a great night. Food was superb, great selection and well laid out. Staff were great providing mom with a lovely special dessert for her birthday! Will definitely go again.

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Thank sarld77

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 16
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 17:00
18:00 - 22:00
Monday
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
Tuesday
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
Thursday
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
Friday
12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 475 Tyburn Road | Erdington, Birmingham B24 8DX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +44 121 382 8382
Description
Whichever Buffet Island restaurant you may chose, be sure to experience memorable, all-inclusive dining. Our extensive menu is regularly reviewed to offer you a wide selection of exciting dishes.

Come along, relax, sip a drink and pick from a variety of lovingly prepared specialties. You can also explore our rich drinks menu featuring excellent refreshments to further add to your enjoyment.

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