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Ling's Buffet

4320 S Florida Ave, Lakeland, FL 33813-1631
+1 863-701-8787
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“crab legs” (38 reviews)
“sushi” (69 reviews)
“hibachi grill” (10 reviews)
Open Now
16:00 - 21:30All hours
Chinese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
4320 S Florida Ave, Lakeland, FL 33813-1631
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1 - 10 of 189 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a updated review for me. Went to Lings last evening, not many people there, told no longer have crab legs, because it made the cost of eating go up. I went to get the shrimps which was surrounded by ice, then moved to...More

Thank Janine H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ling's has a great variety of dishes on its buffet lines; there is a sushi bar, hot appetizers, Chinese-style main dishes and sides, a salad bar, a fruit bar, and a dessert bar, all available during lunch and dinner. During dinner there is also a...More

Thank Charles L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoy eating here for lunch (dinner is quite a bit pricier, and there's plenty to eat at lunch). We counted today: There are 8 food stations here, so you can never cover all of them in one visit. My husband always starts out with...More

Thank floridalibn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It wasn't cheap but they had a large selection, too bad I don't eat seafood as they had quite a bit which I'm sure raised the price? We went for Dinner and it was quite expensive for a Chinese Buffet! There were servers running around...More

Thank rtgepd1
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stopped in for our first visit in a bit. It was packed on Mothers day like you would expect. They had a hard time keeping certain foods stocked on the buffet line. The crew was visibly working VERY hard. The sushi was good....not great. The...More

Thank Kap1313
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Large buffet with plenty of popular items to choose from. American food for kids too. Dinner buffet has crab legs, oysters and a hibachi grill. Staff is very friendly and attentive. Clean environment as well.

Thank Sandee I
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Nice staff, clean facility, speedy service, great sushi bar and Mongolian grill on weekends the crab legs are Great!!! And they keep them coming! But... The green beans are always cold and half cooked and everyone loves green beans from the Chinese Restaurant. Overall the...More

Thank Jai G
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Dropped in for lunch, date's first time. He thoroughly enjoyed everything he ate. The soups were hot, tasty, and flavorful. The egg/spring rolls were fresh, crispy, and flavorful, the chicken wings were perfection on a bone, the rice and noodles were so delicious you wanted...More

Thank June G
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

If you are into Chinese food / buffets and you have not visited you need to. Cleanest and best food quality at a Chinese Buffet around. There is sushi, a hibachi, the typical offerings in the buffet line, lots of fresh fruit. Great value for...More

Thank Rkstep
Reviewed 27 April 2017

The selection here is vast there is sushi and there are 5 steamer tables with many different dishes there are too many to try and list but all that I tried were very good and there also 3 cold tables with salad and fruit try...More

Thank handyguy1250
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15 February 2015|
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Response from jjk1944 | Reviewed this property |
We always go for dinner so I am not 100% sure. Dinner is $16.50 and I believe lunch is around $10.00-$11.00. No sushi or oysters at lunch. 65 and older get a 10% discount for lunch according to the local paper.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:30
16:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 15:30
16:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 15:30
16:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 15:30
16:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 15:30
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:30
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4320 S Florida Ave, Lakeland, FL 33813-1631
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Lakeland
  • Phone Number: +1 863-701-8787
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