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The Buffet

) #19 of 736 Restaurants in Reno $$ - $$$ American, , Gluten Free Options
345 N Virginia St, Eldorado Reno, 2nd Floor, Reno, NV 89501-1136
+1 775-786-5700
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (11 reviews)
“gelato” (50 reviews)
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American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
345 N Virginia St, Eldorado Reno, 2nd Floor, Reno, NV 89501-1136
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went for breakfast and there was so much more than breakfast type foods. Some strange foods, omelet station, fruits and salads, gelato and cheesecake! lol. The server they tended to us actually was amazing. She came by so often we didn't have an empty cup....More

Thank luzsbrain
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Buffet at the Eldorado is some of the best food on Reno. With an abundance of well-prepared choices, it is reasonable priced and discounts are available if you play on the OneCard in the casino. I look forward to dining there every time I...More

Thank mimawsue
Reviewed 6 days ago

Large food selection and lots of freshly cooked items while you wait. Pizza, Asian, Mexican, Oven, Italain. Good salad bar. Desert bar had limited selections

Thank mmaskaly
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Eldorado has a great buffet. There are a lot of choices. Staff is friendly, seating is comfortable and does not feel like a cafeteria. The deserts are high quality and actually out do most Las Vegas buffets. Price is also reasonable. Overall, I highly...More

Thank tripnexus
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a standard casino buffet until you get to the Mushroom Ravioli. This dish is worth the price of the buffet and then some. The salad bar is extensive and the other dishes are all good. The kids love the ice cream machine and...More

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was good, got a buy one get one which made it better. It was Prime Rib and Crab night and the crab was delish.

Thank dlsachs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The buffet at the El Dorado is OK. Not the best I have had in Reno and not the worst either. I know it is hard to keep up with constant improvements from the competition, but they could stand to kick it up a notch.

Thank Diane L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been starting Reno trips with the El Dorado's breakfast buffet since 1990 and am glad to say its still sets a bar for balance of variety, taste, and price. Spacious, you'll be in and out with a large group in no time. Standouts this...More

Thank E G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The buffet at breakfast time is excellent. The variety of food is great but sadly for me there was no eggs benedict which is my personal favorite breakfast item. I recommend getting there early because it can fill up real fast and who likes to...More

Thank JGAllen794
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went for breakfast. The huge selection made this an interesting experience. The foods we tried went from good to great. There had to have been 30 dessert choices! The salad bar was extensive. I particularly enjoyed the ceviche. It contained a number of high...More

Thank Henry A
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Response from James M | Reviewed this property |
I believe you have to be a card holder but that's no big deal, you just sign up it's free.
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Response from juljal69 | Reviewed this property |
11.99 mon thru Thursday fir sat and sun higher
23 June 2016|
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Response from Mister-Markie | Reviewed this property |
The price varies on day of week, meal time and your "status" ... generally, the prices are -- MON through FRI Breakfast 11.99 adult, 6.99 child -- Lunch 12.99 adult, 7.99 child -- MON through THU Dinner 16.99 adult, 9.99... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$19
American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:45 - 14:00
16:00 - 22:00
07:45 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
07:45 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
07:45 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
07:45 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
07:45 - 14:00
16:00 - 22:00
07:45 - 14:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 345 N Virginia St, Eldorado Reno, 2nd Floor, Reno, NV 89501-1136
    (4th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Reno
  • Phone Number: +1 775-786-5700
The Buffet features fresh breakfast, lunch and dinner buffets as well as weekend brunches. Don't miss the wide variety of American, Italian, Mexican and Chinese cuisine, featuring favorites like pizza, freshly baked desserts, breads, pastries and omelets. In keeping with the Eldorado's long-standing reputation for a commitment to quality in its restaurants, the Buffet serves food fresh from the Eldorado's own bakery, butcher shop, pasta shop and gelato factory.
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