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Happy New Restaurant

1655 Acquoni Rd, Cherokee, NC 28719-9413
+1 828-497-4310
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  • Excellent5%
  • Very good25%
  • Average32%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible23%
1 week ago
“Thought I was in the mood for Chinese”
27 May 2018
“So So”
Closed Now
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
1655 Acquoni Rd, Cherokee, NC 28719-9413
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Was very disappointed with my visit. Very limited food at the food bar. Only buffet, so you could not order from a menu. The food was either old and tough or you felt like you were taking the last item on the bar and no...More

Thank Sheila W
Reviewed 28 May 2018

The place needs to be updated and the food is marginal. But if you have to eat Chinese than order something that is not on the buffet.

Thank Miriam B
Reviewed 28 January 2018

I enjoy eating here when I visit Chrokee. The food on the buffet is always fresh and the variety is wonderful. The service by the staff is also exceptional.

Thank cliffs480
Reviewed 2 December 2017

My wife and I love Chinese food, but we are not at all sure that is what the Happy New Restaurant was serving. I have never had a more miserable experience with a supposed Chinese buffet. The items were tasteless and all looked alike. No...More

Thank Lancealot13
Reviewed 29 October 2017

The food table is not labeled and the food is unidentifiable. The table was not hot enough. very poor selection of food to choose from.

Thank sleary1961
Reviewed 17 August 2017

All you can eat buffet with very average selections. Lots of starchy foods. Very little dessert selections. They kept the food fresh but flavors were too similar and some very bland. Egg Foo Yung had almost no flavor at all. Staff was okay. Seemed to...More

Thank Dean R
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Hubby and I went here as it's very close to our hotel. The decor is very dated but don't let that fool you. We ordered off the menu because we wanted leftovers for later. I ordered steamed dumplings with white rice. They were served with...More

Thank 2froggy4u
Reviewed 29 May 2017

I walked inside to pick up a takeout order and almost left without my food. The temperature inside the restaurant was steaming hot (like the AC was broken) and the overall appearance and vibe of the place made me wonder if the food was safe...More

Thank FunkyBud
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Tasty buffet choices and some of my family they also ordered on the menu , the food taste great that I ate with other Chinese one. The server friendly and well run. Definitely satisfied the price and the kid under 10 just $4.99 !

Thank Jonh S
Reviewed 20 April 2017

I have never had bad Chinese food until Tuesday at lunch. There was no Sesame Chicken on the buffet so I ask for some. The chicken was hard and dry. The sauce was hot and spicy after I was told that it was not. There...More

1  Thank Jane B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$14
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1655 Acquoni Rd, Cherokee, NC 28719-9413
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Cherokee
  • Phone Number: +1 828-497-4310
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