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HuHot Mongolian Grill

$$ - $$$
Chinese, Asian, Mongolian
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6301 University Ave, Cedar Falls, IA 50613-5200
+1 319-553-1100
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 21 March 2017

Went there for lunch and wife is gluten free. Asked if they had a gluten free menu and they really took care of my wife. Told the chefs and they took extra care not to cross contaminate

Thank Greg D
Storm Lake
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59 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 20 March 2017

We love this BUFFET with Asian flare. I usually go with beef and spicy sausage meet with yellow noodles. Lots of variety of vegetables and a moderate spice oils about 8-10. I like to see if it spills into someone else's. Then I go chicken and seafood with less spice. The Cedar Falls HuHot is right at the entrance to... More 

Thank Russ C
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60 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We love HuHot! It feels like such a healthy choice with lots of options for meats and especially for veggies! The sauces may have "hidden calories" but the food is fresh and delicious! Do ask the waiter to deliver the bowl of rice to your table when you return from the grill -- or the rice will be cold by... More 

Thank Vickie T
Redlands, California
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016

This a healthy place to eat. You "pile" your plate with noodles, veggies and sauce and then the cooked fry it for you in a flash.

Thank Sunbather1
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Personally, I hated it. The waiter was ok, kind of slow and the place wasn't even busy so I'm not sure what his excuse was. He seemed almost annoyed. The meats are frozen and the chicken does not look like chicken(kinda scary to me, but I may be picky about my meat). The cook literally grabbed my food and poured... More 

Thank Lindsey L
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

My 10 year old son LOVES Huhot. He wanted to eat there for his birthday dinner. There were 6 if us and they sat us quickly. Our server, Julia, was amazing. She was friendly, helpful and beyond kind. My husband drinks a lot of water with his meal and she impressed even him. The food was well cooked even on... More 

Thank Deborah A
Waterloo, Iowa, United States
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76 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Been here several times. A good value for what it really is. Face it, this is a buffet plain and simple. It comes with all the benefits of a buffet such as cross contamination, less than fresh ingredients. I laugh at guests raving about the krab (spelled with a k) for not knowing what it really is. The meats are... More 

Thank Michael L
2 reviews
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Liked that it was all you can eat for one price. The waitress was nice and friendly. Enjoyed the experience and the food was good.

Thank Patricia H
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 June 2016

Love to eat here especially Tuesday and Thursday as they have shrimp as a meat option. Staff is very friendly! Has been times where the sauce island is not clean tho. This is definitely a place where you can eat by yourself and not feel uncomfortable.

Thank Elaine N
Waterloo, Iowa
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 17 May 2016

You mix your foods together but they all end up being sauteed on the same plates that were used for other foods. Not good if you are allergic to something (shrimp), don't eat foods for other reasons (pork) or don't want strange after-flavors. Not good for vegetarians as foods end up mixed with meat/fish products.

Thank bundig

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 30
Chinese, Asian, Mongolian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6301 University Ave, Cedar Falls, IA 50613-5200
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Cedar Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 319-553-1100
Create your own Asian stir-fry! Choose from our fresh selection of meats, seafood, noodles, veggies and Asian-influenced sauces. Customize your Mongolian BBQ masterpiece, then watch as it’s cooked on our grill of epic proportions. It’s all-you-can-eat, so you can try as many combinations as you want! A unique dining experience for the whole family.

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