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Buffet Village

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502 N Wood St, Gilmer, TX 75644-1747
+1 903-843-9696
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Gilmer, Texas
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

The quality and cleanliness of this place has gone down on this visit the mashed potatoes were dried out in the pan the fried shrimp was so hard you couldn't chew it and the Chocolate syrup for the ice cream was soured

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Tyler, Texas
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Located in the small town of Gilmer, Texas, this Chinese restaurant is wonderful! Buffet Village isn't all lit up / flashy like some Chinese restaurants.. and you might miss it driving by, even though it's on the main road. The locals sure know about it! Though small, there's plenty of seating, with LOTS of food choices, including fresh fruits and... More 

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Thank nancy n
Longview, Texas
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52 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

best Chinese food, better than longview. we eat there every trip through gilmer. always pleased, good deals for buffet.

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Thank debbie s
Gilmer, Texas
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

This is a restaurant with a standard type buffet. You can get full but it is not always the best food. It is ediable but not high priced.

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Thank TexasHarley64
La Feria, Texas
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2016

Some fresh fruits, deserts and sushi all at same back location. Area smelt like moth balls. What I thought were egg rolls, were cabbage rolls. Not the best selections.

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Thank n0satisfacti0n
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2015 via mobile

Great buffet with lots of choices. Highly recommend giving it a try if you like this cuisine. Friendly staff and great food makes for a great dining experience here in Gilmer.

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Thank Brent S
Gilmer, Texas
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27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2015

Their food is good, at it's best at meal time. They try to keep fresh food on the buffet, however when it is past meal time I have noticed the lack of freshness. They speak very broken English which is sometimes troubling. I am a local, do go here somewhat often. The restaurant DOES NOT have a good atmosphere, it... More 

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Thank Gail W
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2015

cheap, but good. Food was fresh and the wait staff was attentive. Place could have used a wipe down though. I have had worse.

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Thank jo p
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16 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2014

Went here for lunch and the food was cold. Tried it for dinner on another day thinking maybe food would be better------it was worse. I think most was left over from lunch. Only redeeming factor was the Mongolian Stir Fry Buffet, it was passible.

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Thank bdsnooks
Longview, Texas
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2014

Is suppose to be pretty cold inside to keep the food from spoilling all the food was soaked in greese and was not fresh at all.. stunk so bad in their me and my family couldnt even eat and was afraid to eat all the food was very very nasty and unfresh i would rate this place a 0 in... More 

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Thank destany45

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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
    2 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Sushi
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 502 N Wood St, Gilmer, TX 75644-1747
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Gilmer
  • Phone Number: +1 903-843-9696

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