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Mama Garden

$$ - $$$
Asian, Chinese, Sushi, Mongolian
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4400 S Noland Rd, Independence, MO 64055-4743
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Independence, Missouri
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Yep...We did it. Chinese food on Christmas day. NO roast duck but good food. We enjoyed the panache of eating there on Christmas ....We sang DECK THE HARRS WITH BOWS OF HOREY. FAH RAH RAH RAH RAH...LOL It was great. They were kind servers. We had a good meal.

Thank Stharp48
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6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

This place is awesome!! Yes its on the high end if you go for dinner but you have lots of choices since its a buffet.

Thank Lisa A
Independence, Missouri
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373 reviews
298 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Plenty of healthy and not so healthy choices here. The clientele look a little rough so not sure I'd come here in the evening. I might come again but only for lunch.

Thank osanida
Independence, Missouri
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

When the only things edible on the menu are steamed vegetables and rice or steamed shrimp & vegetables and rice, you know this is going to be the same old formulaic sludge that passes for "Chinese Cuisine" in suburban America.

Thank McFleam
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141 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

A taste above the other buffets, anyone, would be delighted with the wide selection this location has to offer. The buffet is well kept with a wide variety of fresh hot dishes ranging from Fried Rice to General Tso Chicken. No matter what tastes someone might have there are plenty of choices. Although the seating is basic and little can... More 

Thank Patricia C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

The food was hot and even though they were packed we didn't wait for a seat. In fact a wedding party came in afterwards. It was a buffet and it had everything from frog legs to shrimp to rice noodles. Everyone loved the ice cream I liked the fruit because it was fresh. The people were very friendly.

Thank Nora P
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177 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

A very comprehensive buffet in a beautifully designed setting. Sesame chicken is excellent along with the delicious, crisp Asian salad. The selection is impressive in the hibachi grill/made to order area. A friendly, clean atmosphere where you will relax and enjoy the variety of foods at a reasonable price. TIP: There is a discount for +65 patrons.

Thank Pamela M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

Hands down this is best and freshest food I have had on a buffet in a long time! Server was good and food was great. Coming back soon.

Thank Brandon F
Blue Springs, Missouri
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2016

Everything was so over cooked! Even when I left I still have that taste of freezer burn in my mouth. That was from the coconut shrimp. the grilled shrimp was like rubber! The sushi was the pits! NEVER WILL I GO BACK! Yes, we checked out the reviews before we went and saw 4-5- ratings. Trust me no other words... More 

Thank 12345Mel
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

Foods and buffets are excellent and chef cooked best what I want .. Salad bar are clean and fresh.. Ice cream are ok no cones...

Thank Dianna W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Chinese, Sushi, Mongolian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4400 S Noland Rd, Independence, MO 64055-4743
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Independence
Asian cuisine, also located in Raytown, MO

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