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Ocean Pearl

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300 E Main St, Cortez, CO 81321-3238
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Babenhausen, Germany
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94 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

This restaurant has no "atmosphere", it looks like the waiting hall of a railway station. The food was ok, but nothing special. They serve too much of everything.

Thank doriso679
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

Normally I avoid Chinese buffets like the plague, because I detest the typical over-Americanized treatment, a.k,a, way too salty, way too sweet, and greasy. Yet I had been noticing that Ocean Pearl always had customers. So into the unknown my husband and I stepped. To my delight, instead of the expected odor of infrequently-cleaned cooking vents, we were greeted by... More 

Thank pikabike
Dana Point, California
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104 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Typical huge Chinese menu, but very tasty. Best Chinese in Cortez. Fast friendly service. We had Wonton soup, Moo Shoo pork and Almond Chicken. While a plain Jane in decor, food is way better. I'll come back!

Thank Tom B
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20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Chinese restaurant recommended by lady at hotel. All a bit average really. Mix up with my order meant my friend was served about 10 mins before me so not great on the service front. The food was just okay when it did come.

Thank Keith M
Cortez, Colorado
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Everyday buffet 11a-3p $7.95 buffet. All the food is delicious, they serve sushi on Wednesday and Thursday on the buffet. The potstickers are to die for.

1 Thank montezumacortez
Spencer, New York
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

They have a special where you get a soup or salad plus a plate of 3 different appetizers for 3 dollars plus the price of the entree. We had chicken lo me in and Kung poa chicken. Both were huge servings. The service was fast and pleasant. This doesn't, look like much from the street but it was good food... More 

Thank ckat589
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Food was hot and had a great flavor. Service was exceptional. Lots of food, there was no way I could eat it all.

Thank Bridget K
Frisco, Colorado, United States
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57 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

This was some of the best Chinese that have had and it was unexpected in a place like Cortez, CO. We ate there on a Friday evening during the Labor Day holiday and the place was packed. The staff was overwhelmed, but they still got it done and were incredibly gracious and thankful for all of the patronage of their... More 

Thank Sara B
Aztec, New Mexico, United States
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40 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

We just happened into this little place, and we were very pleasantly surprised! Lots of food for a small price.

Thank Meredith W
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

I am not impressed with buffet restaurants, so keep that in mind. I find this food to be salty and unappetizing.

Thank travelinggypsies

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 E Main St, Cortez, CO 81321-3238
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Cortez
  • Phone Number: 9705653888

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