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Chef's Stage Buffet

Harrah's Cherokee, 777 Casino Drive, Cherokee, NC
+1 828-497-7777
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“crab legs” (48 reviews)
“seafood” (66 reviews)
“crepes” (17 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Harrah's Cherokee, 777 Casino Drive, Cherokee, NC
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

We had thanksgiving dinner here and it was AWESOME! Had food from around the world and even had sugar free deserrs

Thank sandra t
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The buffet was very good, it had various types of food i.e., Asian, Italian, American. Had nice variety of desserts. The waitress we had was very nice and saw cooperation among them. If a guest (not their table) needed something they brought it for you....More

Thank praysomemore
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

How do you call yourself a true casino buffet and NOT have crablegs?? ALL of us spend ALL this $ on gambling and food, but we can't get any crablegs? This is ridiculous, staff say it's been like that for some years!! Given, you have...More

Thank Audrey C
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

It was perfect. So many different types of food to choose from. I'm also deathly allergic to nuts and they got my ice cream from a brand new container and everything. The bartender also made sure my drink was exactly how I liked it. Our...More

Thank Amber D
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Unless you're comp'd to do so, don't eat there. The food mostly looks good, but is tasteless and not at all fresh. If you eat there, use hand sanitizer after touching the serving utensils. We've eaten there twice (by choice first time, comp'd the second...More

Thank lauryij
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

We have enjoyed Chefs Stage buffet on many occasions and have never had anything less than a great meal. The variety offered is amazing, even the desserts bar. Well worth the $$.

Thank Michelle E
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

The buffet was really really good for a great price too!!! It was clean and workers was helpful and nice

1  Thank Cheree Y
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

We rode in on a weekend for a group ride with 6 hungry bikers, and we were famished. We found this great buffet. The buffet offers a variety of foods to satisfy any tastes from country cooking, seafood and sushi, salad, dessert, and Italian. Everything...More

Thank Terina B
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

My family ate here at 10pm because it was really the only place open in Cherokee that late. It was fantastic and worth the price. We loved the variety of foods. Excellent salad bar, BBQ, Asian cuisine and much more. Will definitely be going back!

Thank Valerie B
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

This is an expensive buffet where the food was cold at every station. I even witnessed a server eating and licking his fingers! When I told the manager, she didn't apologize, she made a point to tell me the temperature of the food. She went...More

Thank Shameka H
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3 April 2018|
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Response from jewelya5 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they can. The gambling floor is one level lower than the restaurant so, they're separated and I've taken my three children to eat there.
Bailey S
20 July 2017|
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Response from Jean J | Reviewed this property |
No. Poor choices there for breakfast.
7 March 2017|
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Response from SoundCoMaster | Reviewed this property |
Yes. It's closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Harrah's Cherokee, 777 Casino Drive, Cherokee, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Cherokee
  • Phone Number: +1 828-497-7777
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