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The Buffet At River Rock

) #41 of 803 Restaurants in Richmond $$ - $$$ American, ,
8811 River Rd, Richmond, British Columbia V6X 3P8, Canada
+1 604-247-8935
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Overview
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good34%
  • Average27%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (47 reviews)
“crab legs” (15 reviews)
“turkey bacon” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Canadian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
8811 River Rd, Richmond, British Columbia V6X 3P8, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Was there on a Thursday for Korean night. The food was amazing. Value for your dollar. Service was good. Would recommend.

Thank beamer99
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place looks like a cafeteria. The food is comparable to a food that you buy at a mall food court and it either sat there for a long time or they overcooked it. They have different selections. Korean-basically assorted kimchi and that's it. Chinese-...More

Thank Willy Y
River-Rock-Resort, General Manager at The Buffet At River Rock, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Valued Guest, We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for taking the time to complete this review. Valuable feedback like yours enables us to further improve our service levels and I will be reviewing your comments and concerns with our team....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing flavours, fantastic variety and tons of great fresh food! It is so refreshing to go to a buffet where the food is so tasty. There was also no time limit for our dining experience!More

Thank Michael B
River-Rock-Resort, General Manager at The Buffet At River Rock, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your feedback regarding our Buffet in such detail. It is a pleasure to hear that you enjoyed the food offerings while you visited us! We thank you for coming to the Buffet...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The variety and quality of the buffet is first rate and the value best in the whole site! From desserts that melt in your mouth to the seafood offering, the standard breakfast fare, the omelettes or crepes made fresh while you wait, it is a...More

1  Thank Bob D
River-Rock-Resort, General Manager at The Buffet At River Rock, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your feedback regarding our Buffet in such detail. It is a pleasure to hear that you enjoyed the food offerings while you visited us! We thank you for coming to the Buffet...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very busy Xmas Mother's Day etc right inside casino hotel Bridgeport sky train stop 2$ parking all day 10 min from night market gambling down stairs live music indoor hotel pool back yard nice in summer time beatiful view of Vancouver and mountains big glass...More

Thank Rob B
River-Rock-Resort, General Manager at The Buffet At River Rock, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your detailed feedback regarding our Buffet. It is a pleasure to hear that you enjoyed the food offerings while you visited us! We thank you for coming to the Buffet Restaurant and...More

Reviewed 11 May 2017

My wife and I celebrated our anniversary at the buffet, mostly since we had an early flight and were just hungry from travels all week. This buffet didn't disappoint since there was something for both of us we enjoyed. The food selection changes often with...More

Thank Chuck A
River-Rock-Resort, General Manager at The Buffet At River Rock, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your feedback regarding our Buffet in such detail. It is a pleasure to hear that you enjoyed the food offerings while you visited us! We thank you for coming to the Buffet...More

Reviewed 9 May 2017

Very disappointed with the breakfast buffet. Very poor quality. It seemed everything was from frozen or a can. Not fresh at all!More

Thank Lori_T2014
River-Rock-Resort, General Manager at The Buffet At River Rock, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2017

Dear Valued Guest, We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for taking the time to complete this review. Valuable feedback like yours enables us to further improve our service levels and I will be reviewing your comments and concerns with our team....More

Reviewed 7 May 2017

This is a just above average buffet with decent river views. The prices are a bit steep, but the selection and quality of food was good. There were a lot of big eaters who fully took advantage of their 90 minutes of all-you-can-eat to maximize...More

Thank funpig07
River-Rock-Resort, General Manager at The Buffet At River Rock, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2017

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your detailed feedback regarding our Buffet. It is a pleasure to hear that you enjoyed the food offerings while you visited us! We thank you for coming to the Buffet Restaurant and...More

Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Here again at the River Rock and the Buffet is a must stop. They have great selection and the food is hot and tasty. If your in the area and like buffet this is it!!!!!More

Thank Robert H
River-Rock-Resort, General Manager at The Buffet At River Rock, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2017

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your feedback regarding our Buffet. It is a pleasure to welcome you back and hear that you enjoyed the food offerings while you visited us! We thank you for coming to the...More

Reviewed 28 April 2017

The buffet breakfast served has many varieties of food.Food is rated as "usual" like any other 5 star restaurants.But the main attraction is the sea front view from the restaurant.Try to request for a table next to the seafront.More

Thank chan_pup
River-Rock-Resort, General Manager at The Buffet At River Rock, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your feedback regarding our Buffet . It is a pleasure to hear that you enjoyed the food offerings while enjoying the scenic views during breakfast! We thank you for coming to the...More

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
kathybes
Hi! Do u accomodate large group of 60-70 persons? Planning to celebrate my son's 1st bday. And do you give discount for encore card member? Thanks!
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!
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Jessie L
On "Taste of Taiwan" nights (Mar 6-April 27, 2017), does the buffet still serve a regular selection of food? I am hoping to have a large group of classmates come here for a grad dinner, but I'm not sure if they will enjoy it if the buffet is only serving Taiwanese food. I'm wondering what other choices of food there will be such as whether there will still be the usual selection. I hope to come on a Thursday night. Thanks!
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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marilynkrygier
We will be a big group of seniors. Many of us do not eat that much. Is there a breakfast menu and can we order a la carte.
28 February 2017|
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Response from madaunt2015 | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast the River Rock Buffet is just that--a buffet. There is no a la carte dining and table service is limited to coffee/tea/juice. But the management at the buffet try very hard to please everyone and, if you call the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$29
Cuisine
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Buffet
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
06:30 - 10:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 10:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 10:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
06:30 - 10:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
06:30 - 10:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
06:30 - 10:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
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
Description
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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