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Hong Kong Buffet

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1742 Fordham Blvd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-5884
+1 919-918-2068
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Siloam, North Carolina
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3 reviews
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Very unfriendly, food not that good. Waitress was very friendly. Probably not going back. Wasn't asked how everything was and not thanked when I paid my bill. Cashier too busy jabbering in Chinese to another employee. Have eaten in Chinese restaurant in many places and this is by far the worst. Don't wast your time and money.

Thank kempn
Bismarck, North Dakota
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3 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 May 2016

If you go at peak times, like between 12:30 PM and 1:30 PM for lunch, and 5-6 PM for dinner, the food will be fresh. Unfortunately, when you go at off times, it can be lukewarm, and a huge disappointment. Sunday afternoon is the best, as it is steady busy from lunch through 7PM.

Thank Buttafucco
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

My husband and I "dined" here a time or two more than 10 years ago. Now I see why we didn't go back until now. It's dreadful. The buffet choices were limited to such Chinese mainstays as party mix, cheesy puffs, and Mexican chicken, whatever that is. Oh, and cheese with macaroni. Most dishes were cold to medium lukewarm. I... More 

Thank EdRockster
north carolina
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2016

We try to avoid buffets and non organic foods in general, but our secret indulgence is the Hong Kong buffet . The soups are very good and I really enjoy the calamari. It is the main reason I go there. During the day they serve sautéed rice noodles with vegetables, one of my favorite dishes and in the evenings they... More 

Thank golfikrols
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3 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 October 2015

Actually, Chinese Canteen could be better than this. Being a Chinese, I swear not to come here for another single time. It's all about chicken, totally a disaster for a beef and mutton lover. The only good is the nice waitress. The price is low. Considering the food quality, however, it is too expensive.

1 Thank Shandy Z
Durham, North Carolina
2 reviews
Reviewed 26 June 2015

Nice waiter, food is alright. Some stuff is good actually. There were some things that were a bit oily, but most chinese foods are.

Thank Leigh C
San Jose, California
2 reviews
Reviewed 30 April 2015

My family and me are Chinese, so maybe our expectations were a bit high, but we enjoyed. Service was good, and food was fresh. We would recomend.

Thank Fai Y
Snellville, Georgia
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2015

OK place -- would only try it once. Food was ok but nothing special. Decor is worn and rundown. Staff was nice.

Thank MJ M
Morehead City, North Carolina
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2014

Buffet has lots of choices, sushi,fish,over 30 items to choose from. I love their ice cream. Over all, a great value.

Thank Janet M
Raleigh, North Carolina
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 April 2014

I decided to go there with my daughter...I live not to far from the place so we decided to stop...the outside looked ragdy & shaby...so we went anyway they looked to be busy...they had cooks in the back by the kitchen entrance smoking cigarretts...the inside was dark the carpet & flooring was old & dirty looking...all the furniture was old... More 

1 Thank lovechil

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Restaurant Details

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Chinese, Asian, Sushi
Lunch, Dinner
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  • Address: 1742 Fordham Blvd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-5884
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Chapel Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 919-918-2068

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