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China Star Restaurant

3601 S 1st St, Abilene, TX 79605-1648
+1 325-677-2000
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good26%
  • Average17%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible2%
14 Apr 2018
“lunch buffet is very good”
14 Aug 2018
“Quality With Quantity”
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
3601 S 1st St, Abilene, TX 79605-1648
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Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

I’ve been going to China Star in Abilene, Texas for well over a decade now and the place has remained highly ranked among any buffet I have gone too. Simply because of the workers. They make you feel at home if you visit more than...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank tmaxwell2018
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

This is always a nice, very clean buffet. The dishes are varied and should please every customer. The staff is especially kind and helpful to my mother who is a regular and I really appreciate that. Good food but even better service!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank cindyannsmith
Reviewed 30 April 2018

I asked if they used any MSG in any dishes or sauces and was told no they did not. Within an hour of eating lunch my hands were swollen, my body ached and I was developing a headache. This is the reaction I get to...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank SurfartistCR
Reviewed 15 April 2018

Like that they not only have egg rolls but 2 kinds of dumplings, you can have rice ,noodles for your base, they have hot,or mild pork,chicken and beef ,normally 3 or 4 desserts or you can have Ice Cream Price is very reasonable.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank phillips836
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Nice selection and good food. Dishes are very nicely done and the sauces are wonderful. Would love to see more sushi but the other selections are nice and varied.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank cindyannsmith
Reviewed 19 July 2017

I've given China Star a few chances but just don't enjoy their food. I have finally given up and won't return. The other Asian buffets in Abilene are much better.

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank RodL66
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

First of all when we came in the employees were talking & ignored us. When we were seated the waiter asked if we wanted soup. We said we were going to the buffet. Well, when we got to the buffet counters there wasn't any soup...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank linbarg
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed the food here. I've only visited a handful of times but I'll definitely come again.

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Perkins W
Reviewed 30 November 2016

the work group wanted to go eat together at a comfortable but yet not to expensive establishment, Chinese food came to mind and we decided on China Star because of the buffet

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank richard d
Reviewed 21 February 2016

The only place I wanted to eat at if we were just going through town was China Star. I went there a few years ago & was surprised that the food wasn't as good as I remembered. I went back this past week & was...More

Date of visit: February 2016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Buffet, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3601 S 1st St, Abilene, TX 79605-1648
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Abilene
  • Phone Number: +1 325-677-2000
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