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West Lake Chinese Restaurant

101 Highway 169, Smithville, MO 64089
+1 816-532-4166
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good14%
  • Average28%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible7%
4 weeks ago
“West Lake Chinese Restaurant 101 Highway 169, Smithville, MO”
13 Sep 2017
“It's about what you'd expect”
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Chinese, Asian
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101 Highway 169, Smithville, MO 64089
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoyed a nice local Chinese Buffet here on the way to Kansas City. Its a small but nice clean venue offering all the selection that most any larger buffet might offer. The food was all hit and typically delicious. The venue was simple with...More

Thank jvboyle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just visited this restaurant for the first time. Pretty much what I expected. Typical Chinese buffet. They do have a menu that you can order off of but I was not aware of this until I went to the counter to pay after my meal....More

Thank Ge0rgetravels
Reviewed 14 September 2017

This is a decent place for Chinese food. The buffet offers a lot of choices, but the quality is only average at best. We have gotten take out several times here and the food is much better. We usually ask them to tweak things some...More

Thank Melissa H
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We ate at their buffet. The food was hot, well stocked, and tasted very good. There was also a small dessert buffet with ice cream that reminded me of my grandma's homemade soft serve! The staff were very friendly, and did a great job of...More

Thank Michele W
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Menu offers an adequate selection of oriental food. Self service or order from the menu. Good selection and quality is good.

Thank CLGone
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

This restaurant has been around for years. Buffet is a good value and they have it stocked all the time. We like it for quick takeout. 15-20 minutes from when you call and it's ready. Sometimes quicker. Love the Crab Rangoon, and all the dinners...More

Thank Mark and Lisa M
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

For a small town of 8,000+ residents they provide an admirable experience. I spent $10.60 on a pretty good Tuesday night buffet. There is ample parking with a nice big Chinese marque above the door. Upon entering I observed a wholesome Chinese ambiance. It seemed...More

Thank jvboyle
Reviewed 14 January 2016

We were new in town and ate here before talking to other people. No one else in the entire restaurant. We were the only ones. Food looked like it had been on the bar all day, and it was only a little after noon. Not...More

Thank LiSammy
Reviewed 29 March 2015

food was fresh and hot, it was good but nothing that stood out from the typical buffet. They do have a menu that you can order from but it wasn't given to us as an option, we were just told to go to the buffet

Thank MKPierce2007
Reviewed 5 February 2015

This restaurant could use an upgrade all around. We went at about 6:30 and some of the food was dried out like it had been sitting a while. There weren't very many patrons so maybe that's the problem. If nobody is eating the food it...More

Thank jfregia
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Highway 169, Smithville, MO 64089
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Smithville
  • Phone Number: +1 816-532-4166
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