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Chow Tyme Grill & Buffet

6841 N 9th Ave, Pensacola, FL 32504-7349
+1 850-969-0888
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“crab legs” (16 reviews)
“hibachi grill” (8 reviews)
“sushi” (27 reviews)
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Chinese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
6841 N 9th Ave, Pensacola, FL 32504-7349
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been to a few different Chinese buffets in Pensacola over the past few years, and with trying them all I decided that Chow Tyme was probably my favorite. Now, understand that it is a chain style Chinese buffet, and with that comes some of...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 12 February 2018

Always make a stop here for friends who like a variety of food.10 different food stations besides a fruit and dessert station , a Grill station and Sushi station.Asian stations had all choices of Beef, Chicken, Pork ,Shrimp,and Vegetable Plus! American Fare was Steak, Ribs,Meat...More

Thank WeAreGoneAgain
Reviewed 29 January 2018

Review of visit in October 2017 Not long ago they raised their prices and now we have noticed they are making changes to the buffet which are cut backs :( Actually would prefer another small price increase instead of the recent changes to the buffet....More

Thank gulffloater
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Three of us went here to lunch yesterday & we were not disappointed. There is a huge selection of fresh Chinese & American food, susi, & Hibachi grill. The service is good & the price is very reasonable.

Thank maryjoanprouty
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

We went to this restaurant because we wanted a seafood buffet. We got a lot more than just seafood. They had tender perfectly grilled steak, different types of crab, hot and cold shrimp! Everything tasted great!

Thank purplepanthar
Reviewed 1 November 2017

I recently visited Pensacola for a family visit, and my relatives took me to Chow Tyme. I was surprised at how nice their buffet restaurant is with regards to quality of food, service, and cleanliness. We were seated at a table in one of the...More

Thank TJouer
Reviewed 9 October 2017

As buffets go this is a pretty good one, large, with lots of choices. The food is pretty fresh with frequent refills. Has a lot more than just oriental foods. Sushi is OK, pretty much al taste the same though. You better guard your plate...More

Thank William C
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Chow Tyme has a larger than average selection of foods than most Chinese buffets, but the taste of their food is very average. The main complaint I hear from other customers is the failure to keep the snow crabs refreshed. Everyone pays a premium at...More

Thank USNA73
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Wow.. Where to even begin?? So we got here, decided to try the lunch buffet. As we sat down and looked at the food we got, it was burnt and old. We told the server we were extremely sorry and that we didn't want to...More

1  Thank Anthony B
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

We were attracted of their reasonable price and variety of food, however their service was horrible! The guy who served us took such a long time to clear our plates after we've eaten and never bother to refill our drinks. He even asked one table...More

Thank TreasureTess
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patricia m
29 June 2016|
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Response from 515karlac | Reviewed this property |
You have the option of the buffet or the To go and just put in the box what you want, but you might pay more this way, because their buffet price is pretty affordable .
26 February 2016|
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Response from brackmeister | Reviewed this property |
We saw nothing during our time there that would make us believe that disabled people would not have easy access
5 December 2015|
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Response from WilliamDowns | Reviewed this property |
No food items were marked GF; if this is an issue I would go elsewhere. I'm sure they do not know which items are GF nor how they are cooked as its a buffet.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6841 N 9th Ave, Pensacola, FL 32504-7349
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Pensacola
  • Phone Number: +1 850-969-0888
phone 850 969 0888
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