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Hot N Cold Chinese Buffet

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177 Highland Xing, East Ellijay, GA 30540-9711
+1 706-515-6092
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Crestview, Florida
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29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

With most buffets there are always two worries. Will the food be good and will the place be clean. This place passes on both account. I found it very clean, about the cleanest buffet I have seen, and while not the best food I have ever had. It was good food that I enjoyed. We got there at the beginning... More 

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Dahlonega, Ga
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495 reviews
401 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Food was good, mostly hot. Buffet is eighty percent chicken dishes, some are better than others. To me it is ok, not great Chinese but really the only buffet choice in town.

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Thank rustybob64
Ellijay
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46 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to eat here and it was a bad mistake. Husband got sick from the raw oysters. We had to have tons of test ran and it showed he got a disease from the oyster. It was something that is mainly caught from out of the country. Will never eat here again

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Thank Teague04
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37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

I love this place! Most of the food is pretty generic but if you choose the right stuff it is pretty tasty. My favs are the crab rangoons, the egg rolls(must dip in duck sauce), Thai fried rice, the beef with peppers, and sweet and sour chicken. Soups and desserts are ok but I usually have rangoons for dessert :).... More 

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Thank Samantha M
Acworth, Georgia
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118 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

We have been here now 3 times as we travel to North Georgia. We have had very good food most of the time but as the night business slows the attention to fresh goes down. So come during traditional lunch or dinner times and you will be pleased.

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Thank Tom_PGR
Lithonia
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Really nice buffet enjoyed my meal service was good, clean, and fast large variety would recommend to nice place to eat family-friendly great place for kids

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Thank Roland N
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Not sure why my mom likes this place so much. We go every year we visit. This year I've just had enough. Ugh...the food is horrible. I can barely find anything worth eating for myself let alone my finicky 6 year old. The one redeeming item as per my husband and father are the coconut shrimp. They along with my... More 

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Thank vgregg
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Ate dinner with friends. First time here and the food was very good and service great. Definitely will be back again.

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Thank Mobilegrammy
Rochester, New York
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

I hate to go with a one star review, but this place truly warrants it. I'm a fat girl. I love me a good buffet. Not this one. The food was eh if that. The hibachi was awful. It took 15 minutes to stir fry no exaggeration Yes it took 15 minutes to stir fry. When it was finally done... More 

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Thank Pat E
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

A great value and selection that differs from the normal north Georgia restaurants. There are multiple meats and vegetables as well as cooked to order hibachi. Excellent!!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 177 Highland Xing, East Ellijay, GA 30540-9711
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  East Ellijay
  • Phone Number: +1 706-515-6092

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