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The Buffet At River Rock

$$ - $$$American, Asian,
8811 River Rd, Richmond, British Columbia V6X 3P8, Canada
+1 604-247-8935
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good34%
  • Average28%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (51 reviews)
“turkey bacon” (5 reviews)
“eggs benny” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Asian, Canadian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8811 River Rd, Richmond, British Columbia V6X 3P8, Canada
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1 - 10 of 432 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed the buffet. A lot of options for everyone. Desserts were very good! Pasta wasn't great. But would go again if in the area.

Thank RoseBC
Reviewed 1 week ago

Go with an empty stomach. Skip lunch and line up early (no later than 5:00 pm). Wide selection of fresh food, such as seafood (crab, prawns, sashimi, sushi). multiple salads, hot entrees, and dessert await you. The dining hall has a casual feel, with tables...More

Thank Lauren L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came here in 2013 so much food to chose from we had a good day here ate lots very busy place we spent the whole day here.

Thank figureskater13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was going to have all meals here, after sat nite seafood even with senior and casino discount, it sucks. Sushi fish is forzen, except Alantic salmon, salad bar has no smoked salmon, hot dishes aren't worth mentioning, crab was mostly snow with dungeness body parts...More

Thank malcolmholoholo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We LOVE this place!! Though the atmosphere is average, and the service is okay, the food selection is fantastic! Endless crab legs, endless shrimp, cold seafood, and hot entrees. There is a great salad bar in the middle, a sushi bar to the right, and...More

Thank chika404
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Drop in for there Wednesdy's Snow Crab night with my girl friend #5 ,(which we stayed in the Hotel ) ,around 6pm ,,nothing change ,the crab legs is very salty ,and the Salad Station is a MESS! almost everything'is is empty ! I mean EMPTY...More

1  Thank TONY L
Reviewed 29 September 2017

The crab appeared to be on every table in copious amounts, but it was dry, and not at all worth raving about. The selection was ok, definitely catered to the Asian tastebuds. Desserts were pretty, but not overly flavorful.

Thank Debbie B
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Went here for a family birthday dinner. My buffet strategy is to check it out first and then dig in. I was somewhat disappointed with the selection. I was expecting more. The buffet is Asian inspired, with a hit food and carving station, a salad...More

Thank Stefan S
Reviewed 16 September 2017

The buffet is very good. the dessert table is excellent! This is a very clean place with excellent service and food. A must go to place.

Thank CanadiaRose
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We were there last month, and it really wasn't all that great. Interesting note: every time my grown daughter eats at River Rock, she's sick for at least two or three days.

Thank bernicebar
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Questions & Answers
10 April 2017|
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Response from River-Rock-Resort | Property representative |
Good morning, Thank you for your inquiry. Please contact Buffet Manager by calling 604-247-8900 so he could assist you with your request. Thank you and have a great day!
Jessie L
24 March 2017|
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Response from catherinemK1338XG | Reviewed this property |
I suggest that you contact the River Rock And ask for the Buffett They can answer e your question It's not my favourite spot!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$31
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Buffet
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8811 River Rd, Richmond, British Columbia V6X 3P8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Richmond>  > Bridgeport
  • Neighbourhood: Bridgeport
  • Phone Number: +1 604-247-8935
The Buffet at River Rock features a large variety of all your favorite dishes, and many to surprise and delight you. Over the years, it has become a popular destination to enjoy a special occasion with friends and family, and for resort guests it's a proven crowd-pleaser. With 260 seats, the Buffet can be bustling on a weekend evening, or Sunday, so come early to avoid the lines. Enjoy endless options, from pasta and Chef choice of roast carvings, seafood dishes, sushi, salads and more. Our dishes are inspired by the best of West Coast cuisine, with a focus on fresh, locally sourced ingredients. And don't forget to leave room to enjoy one of our specially hand-crafted desserts, including pies, tarts, cakes, and mousse. Located above the casino floor, the Buffet treats guests to sensational views of the Fraser River. The Buffet is open seven days a week for breakfast and dinner, lunch Monday to Saturday and Sunday Brunch and Dinner. One private function room are available for special events*. *Please inquire early for availability
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