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241 Maunganui Road, Tauranga 3116, New Zealand
+64 7-575 5063
11:30 - 15:30
16:30 - 22:00
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Tue - Sun 11:30 - 15:30
16:30 - 22:00
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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81 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I asked our hotel operator to recommend a seafood joint, and was pointed towards Kwangchow. The buffet is excellent, we were told- but upon arriving at Kwangchow, all we saw was a selection of, I'm sorry to say, cheap stuff. Fried wonton, fried noodle, stuff like that. Which shouldn't have been a surprise, in retrospect, since the price (I forget... More 

Thank Levin L
Hamilton, New Zealand
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84 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Must Visit of The Mount So many choices and everything very tasty from the Lemon Chicken to the special little flat Anzac style biscuits and a dozen desserts Wonderful people clearing the dishes away as you go to get more ! Even a good reasonable wine list or byo at only $5. Love the place!

Thank John F
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37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice dinner out. I was pleasantly surprised how nice the food was and how clean the place was also. Even though its buffet, they had people making sure that the areas were clean and the food was topped up. I definitely will go back there the next time I am in the Mount. Thank again.

Thank AgainN
New Plymouth, New Zealand
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145 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

We had lunch here and we were not disappointed. A great variety of fresh food including Chinese, fish chips, salads and seafood. There is also a great variety of desserts to chose from. Great service and a great price - we will be back

Thank Herbies1
Tauranga, New Zealand
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

My family and I have been coming to this Restaurant for years. I recommend booking your table in advance as the place gets busy. The service is always great and so is the food, however last night before we sat down at our table I noticed there was a decent sized hole in the very tiresome looking table cloth and... More 

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Mount Maunganui, New Zealand
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14 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

been here so many time because love the food and the serving is really good apart from very close to where i live the food so yummy plenty of choices and good for any occassions.

Thank millinmareney
Blenheim, New Zealand
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

So often the most essential ingredients of Asian cooking are overlooked: not so here! The food was fresh, steaming hot & poignant with the essential flavors of garlic, ginger, chili, not to mention bursts of coriander. Presentation was excellent, as were staff, always there - but melding into obscurity. The seating was comfortable with adequate clearance between tables. Perhaps most... More 

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Katikati, New Zealand
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110 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Now from the start i am not that fond of "Smorgasbord " style restaurants. It reminds me of those who pile their plates up to overflowing to make sure that they don't miss out. This place is a bit different. You can go up as many times as you want and consequently you can start off with some prawns and... More 

Thank Andrew N
New Zealand
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100 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

We usually just call in for takeaways at Kwangchow but this time we decided to sit down to the buffet dinner. We were delighted with the extended selection, especially in the salad/seafood bar. The desserts were also good and were a nice way to end the meal. Because this place is very popular, the food is being replenished all the... More 

Thank NZBeachlover
Tauranga, New Zealand
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Fantastic value and no scrimping on flavour or choice. Excellent wait staff and the freshest of food with lots and lots of flavour and of a very high quality. Unlimited helpings all for $22 a head. Don'tknow how they do it. Make the effort to go, but suggest you book

Thank zerokimbrown

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Asian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:30
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:30
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:30
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:30
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:30
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:30
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 241 Maunganui Road, Tauranga 3116, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Tauranga
  • Phone Number: +64 7-575 5063

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?