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The Chinese Buffet - St Helens

Savoy Buildings Bridge Street | Savoy Buildings, St Helens WA10 1NU, England
+44 1744 610002
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (24 reviews)
“pancakes” (29 reviews)
Closes in 27 min
12:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Chinese, Sushi, Asian
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
Savoy Buildings Bridge Street | Savoy Buildings, St Helens WA10 1NU, England
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1 - 10 of 682 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Came here last night and left after 30 minuite, arrived at our table that was more stickier than the sweets on offer !!! Husband ate the soup and although he said was ok it looked dreadful !!! Advertised as crispy duck it most certainly is...More

1  Thank suzanne1826
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant recently with my daughter. The staff were friendly. There was a good variety of food and although it was busy we didn't have to queue up for food. The staff were quick to serve drinks and restock the food. It was great...More

Thank tchesh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been wanting to go for a while because been recommended by friends an wasn't disappointed staff very nice an food was very good but would go for grand buffet next time for a bigger choice but what was on offer was hot an very tasty...More

Thank stevolawson73
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to this place this evening and it is horrible. Extremely overcrowded, the place was rammed, there was just young children running around, they should have a play area for the amount of children there is. The food was awful, the food that was left...More

1  Thank Lewis O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An excellent place to eat at either lunch time or evening, we have had a birthday meal here and i have recommended this place to numerous friends, this wasn't our first visit to the buffet but the first time we have celebrated a birthday meal...More

Thank Neil D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On sat night at 7:30pm my party of 4 arrived at the Chinese buffet. We walked up the stairs and there was a staff member covering fresh vomit with blue roll. I understand that a child had been sick and I thought they were cleaning...More

1  Thank Victoria C
Gaynor R, Guest Relations Manager at The Chinese Buffet - St Helens, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi There, thank you for your feedback and I would like to really apologise if that was the case. I will pass your comments back to the manager to ensure the cleaning procedure is adhered to much quicker.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here as a family as it pleased everyone. There is Chinese food as the name indicates but also pizza, roast meat and other English items. Then there's the afters...chocolate fountain, popcorn, fruit, cakes, pancakes and more. Something to please everyone with a reasonable...More

Thank Rachel T
Gaynor R, Guest Relations Manager at The Chinese Buffet - St Helens, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're so glad you and your family enjoyed dining with us recently and found lots of dishes to choose from and also found us a good value for money. Thank you very much for your review.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was amazing hot lots to choose from the pudding is far by the best chocolate fountain makes my night I must add and the restaurant it self is beautiful only thing that lets it down is the staff I think I didn't have a...More

Thank jaylibbieankai
Gaynor R, Guest Relations Manager at The Chinese Buffet - St Helens, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're so glad you really enjoyed the dishes you tried and our desserts, especially the chocolate fountain! Many thanks for your feedback and I will pass your comments back to the manager to address this with the team. We do hope to welcome you again...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Same style as other Chinese buffets plus the option of tepanyaki on some nights. Great selection of starters mains and deserts....and a chocolate fountain! Drinks orders can take a while.

Thank WelshyK
Gaynor R, Guest Relations Manager at The Chinese Buffet - St Helens, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review and we're so glad you enjoyed dining with us and were impressed with the selection of dishes available. We hope to welcome you again soon

Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Had a fabulous afternoon. Lots of delicious food to choose from. Our waiter (Nick) was extremely attentive and pleasant at all times. The restaurant is very spacious and clean

Thank noodle1974
Gaynor R, Guest Relations Manager at The Chinese Buffet - St Helens, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

We're so glad you had a great afternoon dining with us and found lots of dishes to choose from. Thank you for your feedback and we will let Nick know how great he is!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$19
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Buffet
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:30
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Savoy Buildings Bridge Street | Savoy Buildings, St Helens WA10 1NU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  St Helens
  • Phone Number: +44 1744 610002
Description
The Chinese Buffet is a dynamic and exciting, modern Chinese restaurant. Launched initially as a single restaurant in Bolton the concept has grown in size and stature into an emerging brand with nationwide aspirations. Peter Wu, Paolo Hu and David Hu created The Chinese Buffet with the clear aim of providing a new style of buffet restaurant, high quality food at low cost to customers. They created an eclectic blend of Chinese food using only the finest and freshest ingredients, prepared and presented to the highest of standards. THE Chinese Buffet believes all their customers should receive the care, attention and quality they would expect from the finest of a la carte restaurant.
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