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College Buffet
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North Atherton Place 1631 N Atherton St State College, PA 16803
1631 North Atherton StreetUSPennsylvaniaState College16803
(814) 278-8000
$$Restaurant, Asian Restaurant
Asian Restaurant
Buffet Restaurant
Chinese Restaurant
Today 11:00 am – 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am – 10:00 pmTuesday 11:00 am – 10:00 pmWednesday 11:00 am – 10:00 pmThursday 11:00 am – 10:00 pmFriday 11:00 am – 11:00 pmSaturday 11:00 am – 11:00 pmSunday 11:00 am – 10:00 pm
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"But if you like Shrimp, you should enjoy it."
"The fried rice is somehow still white but glossy."
"It better not be pricey."
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Jeffery Wilson
a year ago
The food sucks. The bourbon chicken tastes like it was cooked in soapy dishwater. The fried rice is somehow still white but glossy. The Pepsi is the best thing I've had here. I haven't even gotten up to pay yet. It better not be pricey.
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John Pascavage
3 years ago
Went there for the first time for lunch, it's a decent place, buffet has alot of variety, and the food is pretty good (except for the desserts, which were dried out). It's a great value. However, staff were kind of rude, never saying a "thank you" or "have a nice day" or anything like that. Also, later on, my stomach felt very sour for the entire night, not sure if this was the buffet or not. Give it a try though!
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Adibeh Awad
2 years ago
worst food ever the food was cold not worth it made us give them a tip on each table took forever to bring out food but the ice cream wasnt bad the sprite tasted horrible very small nothing had a good taste to it waste of time habachi is so much better
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Sarah Swarmer
3 years ago
I like their food, bit think their a bit pricey... Plus the staff is always SO RUDE!!!
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Wayne Zhao
a year ago
it was good had good food my friend owns it .... yeah it was good clean and it looks reallynice huge chandilear love it go eat there somewhat expensive compared to fast food good food eat there
Mike Tarone
3 years ago
This place use to be called the Mongolian Grill. It was an order in or take out Chinese place and that didn't work. So they changed it to a Buffet. The original owners had better food and a better selection of dishes. There are newer owners there now and they don't serve Mussels any more; he said the got too expensive. In the mean time, their prices have gone up. Its now 7.95 for lunch including tax, provided you don't order a soda, thats even more. If you go there for lunch and get there when the food if first put out, a lot of its not bad, or even good some days. General TSO chicken is OK and I like the sauce, Chinese veggies are pretty good and not swimming in fat and cheese. Dishes to avoid, their Salmon. Its swimming in butter and cheese. Italian Chicken, which is white meat chicken slices with a bottled Italian dressing on it, yuck. They do have a Shrimp in vegetables dish thats OK, but I won't eat Shrimp, too high in Cholesterol. But if you like Shrimp, you should enjoy it. Depending on the season, they usually have a good selection of fresh fruits for dessert. They use to have Hershey's Ice Cream, but that's gone, some cheaper variety for dessert now. I still go there when I've had a very light breakfast and want a LOT of food. I only eat the dishes that I know are good. Other things I don't touch. But, what can you expect from a Chinese Buffet?
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Siyuan Ren
2 years ago
it is at least an easy way to fill your stomach. i eat there regularly with my friend. it is worthy of the local price. i enjoy the variety of shrimp there.
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5 years ago
Don't let the other reviews keep you away from this diamond in the rough! But seriously, the food is really good and the price is more than reasonable. The honey chicken, the pepper chicken, and sesame chicken are some of my favorites. And take out is really inexpensive. I actually prefer College Buffet to Hunan Wok and Fuji and Jade (unless you want the atmosphere of Fuji and Jade...or hibachi). From what I understand this restaurant was not that stellar a couple years ago but has recently gotten better.
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