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Dimassi's Mediterranean Buffet

#201 of 7,179 Restaurants in Houston
Certificate of Excellence
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8236 Kirby Dr, Near Reliant Stadium, Houston, TX 77054-1605
+1 713-526-5111
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great variety of Lebanese and Mediterranean food across from the NRG stadium. Includes drinks! I had natural tamarind water, as many refills as you like, and can have different drinks. Also have fresh fruit and dessert options. Two people paid about $27 for the whole buffet including drinks. A lot of choices, fresh food and family multicultural ambience. No way... More 

Thank Pataperro_jarocho
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Wow, we just left this gem and have some happy tummies! There is a huge buffet with very fresh selections. The salads were my favorites, and even hubby, who is not into Mediterranean food, pigged out. The place is super clean, the employees very nice, and the restaurant very busy (always a good sign)! We will definitely be coming back... More 

Thank FoodieLuv
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Great food, and wonderful service. The best thing is that there's always something new and good in the buffet.

Thank DrNajjar
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Food is always fresh. If your a vegetable eater, it's as fresh as it gets. Gyro meat is included. Garlic dip is worth the trip alone. So many traditional dishes, too many to name. Love the tebouli. Desserts are included with coffee. Something for everyone.

Thank Mark D
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Went to lunch Saturday afternoon since we were working. This is the 2nd time we have visited and enjoyed the food. Good selection of both vegetarian and meat dishes to satisfy everyone's stomach. Good selection of desserts as well. Cons if any is that the buffet maybe over priced.

Thank J S
Tyler, Texas
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286 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 694 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

No, it certainly isn't the fanciest of places. Basic table and chair seating in this restaurant located in a strip mall on Kirby. (Don't let the map on Tripadvisor fool you, this location is on Kirby Drive,not Richmond). The restaurant appeared to be very clean and the staff was quite friendly. Food here was very good served on a very... More 

2 Thank STM0041
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Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Excellent, very tasty food. Everything that I tried from the menu was very good. Great and ample selection of mediterranean food. Very good prices. Recommended.

Thank Montserrat S
Sugar Land, Texas
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78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We were guests for lunch. The Mediterranean Buffet does have a wide range of salads, breads, meat dishes and vegetables. But the quality was mediocre. The taste was average, at best. It is also pricier than Fadi's, where the quality is better and food taste fresher!

Thank kmudan
Anthem, Arizona
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153 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Food is amazing, best Dolmas ever. Surprisingly good fried chicken. Buffet is priced nicely and you can eat as much as you want then take a nice walk to work it off.

Thank palama8505
Austin, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016

We were visiting Houston and ran across this restaurant. We frequent one with the same name in Austin and wondered aloud if they were affiliated. Once in side it was clear to us that they must be. This restaurant offers the same buffet as the one in Austin with one exception and that is Austin offers a fresh baked bread... More 

Thank Gary T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
USD 20
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Lebanese, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8236 Kirby Dr, Near Reliant Stadium, Houston, TX 77054-1605
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Great Uptown
  • Neighbourhood: Great Uptown
  • Phone Number: +1 713-526-5111

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?