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Ocean Buffet

3425 SW College Rd, Ocala, FL 34474-4429
+1 352-789-6266
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good42%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (70 reviews)
“hibachi grill” (15 reviews)
“crab legs” (13 reviews)
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Chinese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
3425 SW College Rd, Ocala, FL 34474-4429
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I was very disappointed this time, both with the sushi bar and the hot foods. The restaurant was not at all busy! I usually go for the cooked sushi, it has been marvelous in the past. The choices the evening we went were sparse!

Thank Deb S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the other bus drivers I was with suggested we eat here and I was not disappointed. Although the parking lot was full there was plenty of tables inside so don't be deceived. The food was excellent, the wait staff was seriously lacking as...More

Thank idriveyousafely
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

My family came from out of state. We had lunch at Ocean Buffet, in Ocala, FL. In my opinon the prices were great and a lot to choose from the lunch Buffett. I like sushi & what I liked was not readily available.

Thank Limonius
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We have been to this buffet several times, and the problem is always the same. They do not keep up with the demand for the oysters on the 1/2 shell. I stood by the empty tray, then spoke to a server, then to the man...More

1  Thank LynneOcala
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Ocean buffet had a very large selection of Chinese food items and sushi as well as salad and dessert . The service is good . The food is not the best. The food tastes very over cooked and a lot of the dishes were dried...More

Thank Susan P
Reviewed 21 August 2017

This place was beyond terrible. Everytime you went passed the kitchen you got the distinct smell of urine. If that wasn't bad enough, the food was cold and rancid! Telling the server did no good, they do not care. We told how terrible the food...More

Thank Angelina G
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner tonight because coworkers highly recommended it. Our daughter flew in today and wanted crabs. I called to ask if they had whole crabs today and was told that they would be serving blue crabs after 4:30. Of course no one knew what...More

1  Thank doctorcminton
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Every time we come here (1-2 times a year) we say we won't come back. The food is just average and the service is average the prices seem high for the quality of the food. We've never had a "bad" experience, we've just never felt...More

Thank Hannahauton
Reviewed 26 July 2017

The dessert selection is good, but some are just out of a can - not what I prefer when eating out. The more desirable meats were always depleted and not replaced within a meal's time. This place is too unorganized and too noisy to enjoy...More

Thank drkerr4503
Reviewed 20 July 2017

The atmosphere here is nice and over all it is a clean establishment. There are plenty of choices and they seemed to always be full. The restaurant leans more towards chicken and seafood without many beef choices. Overall we enjoyed our visit and the wait...More

Thank Dave A
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29 June 2017|
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Response from kaiserdr | Reviewed this property |
Google the restaurant and it should tell you, or call them. I ate there and it was not over the weekend, so no idea.
13 August 2016|
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Response from nancyhurley | Reviewed this property |
About $12 per person includes beverage
21 December 2014|
Response from johnfjohnston | Reviewed this property |
I think lunch is around eight dollars...dinner closer to twelve. It gets strong mixed reviews-- folks love it or hate it. I found the food just mediocre. The service was poor. If you go, I hope the experience is wonderful... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3425 SW College Rd, Ocala, FL 34474-4429
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Ocala
  • Phone Number: +1 352-789-6266
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