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China Mei Wei Buffet

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4252 US Highway 98 N, Lakeland, FL 33809-3819
+1 863-815-8086
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Lakeland, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If we're in the area we like to eat at this Chinese buffet. Good price on lunch and very clean. Allot of variety to choose from. Unlike some buffets in area- food here is always hot and refreshed. Friendly staff. The only think they do-not have and wish they did was spring rolls. They have regular egg rolls but not... More 

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Lakeland, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Excellent food great variety. Buffet table was clean and well maintained. Also had sushi, ice cream bar, salads and great selection of desserts. Staff very attentive and cleaned our table and refilled water glasses. Restaurant was very clean, easy to access and the buffet was the Chinese food we have had.

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Lakeland, Florida
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358 reviews
318 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017

Terrible food, horrible service and will NEVER dine here again. Soup cold, shrimp stringy and difficult to chew, egg rolls overdone; potatoes too salty, noodles mushy, stringbeans almost raw, coconut shrimp delicious, sweet and sour chicken tough, stringy, over-breaded, cold and hard. another smelly restaurant we will never dine at again.

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Bartow, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

We try to pick hours to go after crowds, hard to walk for seniors if park far away. Full buffet, good selection of old favorites. Weekends sometimes they add extra like crablegs (husband favorite). You can eat til you drop and the various (chicken, beef, vegetable, lo mein, rice plus some "American" standards like french fries etc. fill up the... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

The food wasn't fresh at all. And there was nothing on stock.. The quality of the food was C. Not coming back

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Lakeland, Florida
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358 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

I drop in here every once in a while to take food home for us for dinner; that was I get what I want to take home for us and I usually go just after 5 p.m. because that is when their evening buffet seems to be its freshest. Price is a little steep but I do so enjoy their... More 

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Lakeland, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016

Dropped in because it is close to home and got egg drop soup -- hot n yummy, along with egg rolls, sweet n sour chicken, potatoes, fried rice, stir fried green beans, and boiled shrimp. Food was good, especially the potatoes--they were even delicious cold. Soup was my favorite because I added a little hot n sour for added flavor.... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2016

Totally average buffet food, on the greasy side, but not overly expensive. Restaurant feels like it has seen better days. Not particularly vegetarian friendly.

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Tampa, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2015 via mobile

Great choice for inexpensive chinese at a clean resturant. They always have a great selection and the place is well kept. We weren't impressed when we came years ago but I think it changed management because now we love coming here.

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Lakeland, Florida
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318 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2015

Took my son to this restaurant because it is close to his home, unfortunately, we should have gone elsewhere. Their soups were cold and lacked flavor, the rice was overcooked and lukewarm, the salmon was way overcooked, the sweet n sour chicken was overcooked, hard, and tasteless, the noodles were mushy, cold, and lacked flavor; then we could not get... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4252 US Highway 98 N, Lakeland, FL 33809-3819
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Lakeland
  • Phone Number: +1 863-815-8086

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?