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Golden Corral

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5202 Elmore Ave, Davenport, IA 52807-3466
+1 563-355-5611
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Sat - Sun 08:00 - 21:00
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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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32 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Golden Corral is the place we go when we go to a buffet. Offer many varieties. Clean and wonderful enviornment.

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Thank Diggerdoll
Davenport, Iowa
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Not one item was better then just ok. If you want a lot of food ok but if you want good food it won't happen here.

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Thank beachbumero
Denver, Colorado
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398 reviews
285 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

I arrived at the height of dinner time on Monday. The parking was ample but maybe a bit dark. Of course it was pretty crowded, a testament to a returning clientele. They really needed a second cashier up front. They had only one available and its line weaved all the way to the door (about 22 people long). The venue... More 

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1 Thank jvboyle
Chicago, Illinois
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193 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

An excellent buffet experience, very busy for a Saturday afternoon. Quality and selection was way above average. Thanks Barbara for managing a great team. Thanks to Charles our very professional server, text book service everything and more than you would expect.

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Thank jdbuller
Iowa
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54 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Your standard Golden Corral. Can get quite busy at times, and they then struggle to keep up on the cleanliness. Food selection is pretty good and quality is pretty decent (keeping in mind this is a mass market buffet).

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Thank Schmerko
Camanche, Iowa
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48 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Great buffet! Great food! Staff is very friendly & helpful. Price is good for size of buffet. Great for families!

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1 Thank IOWAN1970
Iowa
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132 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2016

I have been to a number of Golden Corrals since their upgrade. I wouldn't say this was the best one, but it wasn't horrible either. There were a few items that were overcooked, a few that could have been removed sooner, but the food was pretty decent. They didn't have a chocolate fountain either, which was odd. I was put... More 

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Thank primalclaws1974
Dover, Delaware
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141 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Can't go wrong with stopping here! Great selection of food. All very good. Their steak was very good n tender. The restaurant was clean too n very busy. We were on a bus n they gave us a separate room n waiter. The one in our home town closed years ago. Don't know why because there were always people there.

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Thank sadear
Muscatine
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88 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Always a treat to get a meal at Golden Corral! The staff is always friendly and courteous. Make sure you get some Bourbon St chicken!

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Thank Alvin H
Saint Ann, Missouri
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2016

I took my group there Saturday June 4 2016 price is a little high if you ask me. Tons of food none of it looks very good and the place is just a mess. Just really needs cleaned up

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Thank Chefmossy

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 21:00
Saturday
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5202 Elmore Ave, Davenport, IA 52807-3466
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Davenport
  • Phone Number: +1 563-355-5611

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