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Far East Buffett - CLOSED

197 Foothills Mall, Maryville, TN 37801-2318
+1 865-983-8088
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  • Average18%
  • Poor27%
  • Terrible55%
12 Sep 2013
“A terrible, dirty, dark and smelly experience, but with friendly service to keep your gross out reaction polite.”
8 Jun 2013
Restaurant Hours Closed
Chinese, Vegetarian Friendly
197 Foothills Mall, Maryville, TN 37801-2318
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Reviewed 13 September 2013 via mobile

The worst place to eat in Maryville. I don't have much positive to say so ill keep it short. We arrived at 4:30 ish. My wife would not eat the Buffett so she ordered a meal from the one of the two only staff members....More

Thank cwoods474
Reviewed 9 June 2013

Food is always old like it has sat out all day long, and the price is rediculously high. Lots of seating, though, and staff is nice.

Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed 25 April 2013

Probably the least desirable Chinese eatery off any sort. Not much patronage and the buffet items seem to have been sitting under the heat lamps all day. Often dried out and tough. Even a glass of water tastes as if it needs to be filtered....More

Thank Italian S
Reviewed 23 March 2013

We should have known when we went in tonight at 5:30 and there was only one table occupied. I took one bite of what was supposed to be General Tso's chicken and it tasted as if it had been soaked in soy! Okay, honest seasoning...More

Thank ThatYankeeGrl
Reviewed 15 September 2012

This restaurant is undoubtedly one of the worst restaurants of any type that I've ever set foot in. It's a dead giveaway to walk into a large resturant at dinner time on a weekend just to find nobody there eating. The food was cold, dried...More

Thank Ron C
Reviewed 30 July 2012

When the place first open it was hands down the best in town - unfortunately, not anymore. I think it has suffered greatly because the owner is no longer living in town and only occassionally on premises. The staff are friendly enough. The restrooms need...More

Thank RussHatcher
Reviewed 10 July 2012

This use to be our go to for Chinese. There were two other places that opened in the last year near by. Instead of bring it up to compete, they seemed to give up and not care. Food seemed old and bland. Not very clean.

Thank KevinW
Reviewed 22 May 2012

They provided a good selection of food. Standard Chinese buffet stuff. Our daughter spilled some soup and the staff was very quick and helpful to clear the situation and help us. So service was definitely A+. Atmosphere of the restaurant was interesting. Lots of light...More

Thank ap052108
Reviewed 5 February 2012

This use to be my favorite place to go a long time ago But now it is gross. I don't know what happened But now every time you go the food is picked over and they don't want to change it out til every drop...More

Thank summer p
Reviewed 27 January 2012

It's been awhile since I've been to Far East Buffet mostly because We've been trying new places. Last time I ate there it was good and since it's a buffet, you always get your full. I have to watch that I don't get too much,...More

Thank Dixie P
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  • Address: 197 Foothills Mall, Maryville, TN 37801-2318
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Maryville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-983-8088
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