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Rocket National Buffet

607 S White Sands Blvd, Alamogordo, NM 88310-7905
+1 575-437-5905
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good37%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“crab legs” (4 reviews)
“seafood” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian
607 S White Sands Blvd, Alamogordo, NM 88310-7905
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is under new management and I like the direction they are going. Very affordable and delicious food. Waiter never let my water run out. I also have shellfish allergy and had no reaction considering the large amount shellfish available. Definitely worth a try!!!

Thank Talesha R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were coming back from Calif, headed to Capitan,NM. It was about 4:30 on a Sunday. It was seafood day. We stopped here on a whim. Are we glad that we did. A really small restaurant but still had a good variety of food. The...More

Thank Pete S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The exterior of Rocket National Buffet looks unprepossessing, to say the least. Peeling paint and faded signage don't offer great confidence in what lies within, but it was nearly the last place before the edge of town, so we pulled in for lunch. The interior,...More

Thank Tom T
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We got take out for dinner. There was so much food that we ate for three meals. Excellent Chinese food.

Thank marksalida
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Good food. They regularly replentish in small amounts so the food line is always fresh. Recommend this restaurant

Thank Mickey6448
Reviewed 10 August 2016

We passed this one by, but after checking with Trip Advisor, we gave it a try. This caters to locals as the hand painted sign out front would not entice tourists. Really glad we stopped as the food was excellent. Biggest surprise, there were 8...More

Thank TXRVer09
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

So since this the only Chinese restaurant in Alamogordo. Buffet does not have have many options for lunch but Mongolian BBQ is offered for dinner.

Thank ggreenggiant
Reviewed 27 June 2016

They have a huge buffet, didn't expect that in this small town restaurant. The food was all piping hot and delicious. There prices are more than reasonable. The staff kept our tea glasses filled and dirty plates were quickly removed from the tabletop. Well worth...More

Thank ind_sub
Reviewed 4 June 2016

The food buffet was fresh and was changed regularly. The service was good. Got take-out meals that are charged by weight. The food was very tasty, fresh and hot.

Thank bmjhsfo
Reviewed 28 April 2016

The place is small so don't expect too much. The food was fresh and evidently it's a good place to eat because it got crowded shortly before noon. The selections were fewer than most buffets but fresh and the price was very reasonable.

Thank Dogpilot
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 607 S White Sands Blvd, Alamogordo, NM 88310-7905
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Alamogordo
  • Phone Number: +1 575-437-5905