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Ranch House Buffet at Barona Valley Ranch & Casino

1000 Wildcat Canyon Rd, Lakeside, CA 92040-1546
+1 619-443-3130
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (10 reviews)
“dim sum” (8 reviews)
“crepes” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Chinese, American, Mexican, Mongolian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1000 Wildcat Canyon Rd, Lakeside, CA 92040-1546
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1 - 10 of 72 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

This buffet is the best in San Diego. Must try if you get a chance, it is a little pricey, but worth it. Get selection of food and there is something for everyone.

Thank TinaOrnelas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I usually visit this buffet almost once a year because I love the huge variety and value of this buffet. My first visit to this buffet was in 1991 (I was a seven-year-old at that time) when I used to live in CA. up until...More

Thank Valedc03ls
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

My husband & I come to this steak house 1 or 2 x a month. The fire place and live piano make for a wonderful ambiance. The food is great, for me, not amazing but great. It's easy to eat gluten free as well. Few...More

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 11 July 2017

All the food is good but try the world famous French toast for dinner it is the best I have never had a bad meal and you don't have to gamble.

Thank Gary B
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Variety of foods. Excellent desserts. Food in buffet is always hot and trays are never half full. Only problem is the long lines on some days around 7:30pm. Could take 30-50 minutes to be seated.

Thank gwendolynp2015
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

If you are a buffet lover and like a variety of foods this is the place. Price is fair for what you get. Gets crowded so be patient. Atmosphere is Las Vegas style buffet. Service is excellent. A great night out.

Thank James G
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Always look forward to taking a break for lunch at the Ranch House Buffet. A great selection of entrees, a great salad bar (except I have to bring my own lo cal dressing), great soups and unfortunately very tasty deserts.

Thank ABF49ER
Reviewed 31 December 2016

We were here for dinner and were impressed with the number of stations offered - lots of choices. Everything we had was fresh, tasty, and plenty. Would recommend.

Thank Nellie M
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

All the years Barona has been open we hadn't gone to the Buffet. Well we finally made it and it was wonderful!! So many choices and very good food!

Thank Marsha A
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Tour the world with food choices, from salads to desserts the selection is unbelievable and delicious. Suitable for the entire family and the pickiest eaters.

Thank waregaldriver
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kathyf1948
11 July 2016|
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Response from Valedc03ls |
Originally, the price for a buffet was $29.99 (you get 20% off $29.99 if you have a Classic player's card). However, as of August 1st, that price now jumped up $15.00 to $44.99; the catch is that you must get 500 points... More
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Mearon O
11 May 2015|
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Response from John F | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late reply, I am not completely sure about their prices for mothers day! I hope you still took your mom out to somewhere great!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Chinese, American, Mexican, Mongolian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1000 Wildcat Canyon Rd, Lakeside, CA 92040-1546
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lakeside
  • Phone Number: +1 619-443-3130
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