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Great Wall Chinese Restaurant

8217 S Hosmer St, Tacoma, WA 98408-1044
+1 253-531-8888
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  • Excellent4%
  • Very good47%
  • Average18%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible13%
15 Sep 2017
“You'll need exercise after eating here, or at least a penance”
14 Aug 2017
“Lots of Choices”
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
8217 S Hosmer St, Tacoma, WA 98408-1044
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

There are lots of choices in this old Tacoma standby, since such dining dens were called smorgasbords. Abundance of food is a good thing, but I'd appreciate a smaller selection in favor of notching up some of the choices a bit. But the greatest power...More

Thank Serni253
Reviewed 15 August 2017

I really liked this place. we went with a large group and they easily seated us with no reservation on a Sunday. The variety and number of dishes on the buffet is mind boggling, and tasty, too. There are a lot of dishes that I...More

Thank Timothy S
Reviewed 17 August 2016

The food was only luke warm, the sweet and sour chicken was tough, no peanut chicken, some food rewarmed making it tough to chew, some of the food had labels hard to read My wife says even if you're desperate go elsewhere.

Thank hondas963
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Are dinner tonight was not very happy not sure what has happened here but lousy my wife my 13 year old son and me was 57.00 for a lousy buffet.a

Thank lazyhut1
Reviewed 21 May 2016

Dry sweet and sour chicken, vegetables overcooked and very poor quality food...only one choice of salad dressing...so glad we don't live near here to experience this again. Sad, because there were several cars outside, so we thought it would be good food...were we wrong!

Thank iteach043
Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

Tryed charging me for a drink to make more money. Then I got up to go to bathroom, came back and table was cleared but not cleaned. Waitress seen me, cleaned table an gave me a soda instead of water. The owner who tried charging...More

Thank mark s
Reviewed 22 August 2015

Right next to hotel we were staying in. The building is a little dated but the food was superb! great service too from the wait staff!

Thank Bridget K
Reviewed 8 August 2015

Typical Chinese buffet. Fairly good variety. It's hit and miss As to quality. Most of the time it is friendly. Service is a little iffy. But you can get as much as you want to eat.

Thank Cbkye2
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Went during peak dinner hours and everything was fresh and delicious. Complete buffet with lots of seafood, sushi, traditional Chinese food choices, soups, fresh stir-fry area, fresh fruit and lots of desserts. We all enjoyed our meal. Best place to eat if you are staying...More

Thank Alesha H
Reviewed 25 January 2015

Must have changed owners food was different over done tea was like water fruit not fresh some choices several hours old never again will we eat here until new owners are in place .... The owner followed us around like we were stealing something. Never...More

Thank Patrick d
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8217 S Hosmer St, Tacoma, WA 98408-1044
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
  • Phone Number: +1 253-531-8888
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