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The Buffet

345 N Virginia St, Eldorado Reno, 2nd Floor, Reno, NV 89501-1136
+1 775-786-5700
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brisket” (20 reviews)
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345 N Virginia St, Eldorado Reno, 2nd Floor, Reno, NV 89501-1136
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Reviewed 14 December 2017

For our last night in Reno, we wanted to take the boys for their first casino buffet experience. We narrowed it down to the Peppermill and Eldorado ultimately choosing the latter as we were staying in a hotel right down the street. We arrived around...More

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Happy Thanksgiving Day Buffet! There is a ton of food at this buffet so I didn't even try the turkey! Something for everyone - even the pickiest eaters. They had the buffet menu posted in several places around the casino and walkways so you knew...More

1  Thank honufore
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

We live in Las Vegas and have a lot of “buffet” experiences to call on. This place was pretty busy with lots of families with kids. The buffet was average at best with the exception of a couple items. Their carving station smoked brisket was...More

2  Thank IraNan
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Honestly the best buffet I've ever had, super value for money! They have wide variety of food that is fresh and yummy and did not disappoint. The service was great and I had a great time. AND THEY SUPPORT OUR MILITARY. Would definitely recommend

Thank Antz P
Reviewed 13 November 2017

The El Dorado Buffet is know as one of the best in Reno. This year, the owners and management of the El Dorado Casino extended recognition to our veterans and active duty military personnel by offering a free buffet breakfast or lunch. Great to see...More

1  Thank R_newbury
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

The variety of delicious items offered amazed me . I have dined there many times through the years and they have one of the best seafood fried rice that you will have to try. The service was Excellent and the food was excellent for the...More

Thank AlofRoseville
Reviewed 19 October 2017

It's a buffet. Not anything crazy or fancy, but a buffet. The service was good, the food was good too (for a buffet).

Thank RoxieB B
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Where else can you feast on virtually every kind of cuisine from around the world for $20.00! everything well prepared and amazing dessert selection.

Thank gordoni298
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Standard greasy old casino but the buffet was good. Decent food quality and a nice selection of choices. B+

Thank kht1980
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Our group had a dinner at the Buffet and it was the best food on the trip! Service with a smile and quality of food apparent! Next trip to Reno we will stay at this property and enjoy the Buffet again!

1  Thank OldPilotOld
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 19
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Buffet
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
7:45 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
7:45 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
7:45 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
7:45 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
7:45 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
7:45 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
7:45 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 345 N Virginia St, Eldorado Reno, 2nd Floor, Reno, NV 89501-1136
    (4th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Reno
  • Phone Number: +1 775-786-5700
The Buffet features fresh breakfast, lunch and dinner buffets as well as weekend brunches. Don't miss the wide variety of American, Italian, Mexican and Chinese cuisine, featuring favorites like pizza, freshly baked desserts, breads, pastries and omelets. In keeping with the Eldorado's long-standing reputation for a commitment to quality in its restaurants, the Buffet serves food fresh from the Eldorado's own bakery, butcher shop, pasta shop and gelato factory.
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