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Altoona Gourmet Buffet

) #71 of 135 Restaurants in Altoona €€ - €€€ Asian, Chinese, Sushi
520 W Plank Rd, Altoona, PA 16602-2802
+1 814-942-6663
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good43%
  • Average9%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible7%
10 Feb 2017
“Staple for my dinners”
7 Dec 2016
“Great Buffet”
Closed Now
All hours
Asian, Chinese, Sushi
€€ - €€€
520 W Plank Rd, Altoona, PA 16602-2802
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Reviewed 8 April 2013

First, you get your option of booth or table. They are very accommodating with your request. Next, when you visit the buffet, you have your choice of salad, Peel & Eat Shrimp, Chinese, American and Sushi. Always 2 soup choices and 2 main meat choices,...More

Thank Deborah S
Reviewed 8 April 2013

This place has an enormous selection of food and is very fresh. To top it off, they also have a hibachi grill!

2  Thank wmellott79
Reviewed 23 March 2013

My family dines here often. I love everything chicken...and they have lots to choose from. My son loves the frog legs. They have a large salad bar and American Foods such as french fries, chicken tenders, pizza, ect. I've always seen fresh food, clean tables/buffet,...More

Thank 5377fam
Reviewed 16 March 2013

I went there for dinner with friends, because we saw good commends online. I like hibachi, and I picked some scallop, noodles, and vegetable and told chef cook well done. When I went home I started to throw up and had very bad stomachache, for...More

Thank Fortunewookie
Reviewed 26 February 2013

Definitely a wide assortment for Chinese food. This is a great place to go with a large appetite. Also, if you have people in your crowd that do not enjoy Chinese food, they have American options on the buffet.

Thank Holli U
Reviewed 21 December 2012

While its not the most authentic Chinese. It is however one of the best places in the area to get good food at a decent price compared to most. The Hibachi Grill is where you get the best food compared to the rest of the...More

Thank Adam K
Reviewed 10 November 2012

One of the few left in town. Use to go to Hong Kong Buffet all the time, but they had to close for personal reasons. The Gourmet Buffet is the Next Best Place to dine! If you have sensitivities to perfumes and such ...you may...More

Thank Pb4xav
Reviewed 9 November 2012

If you are looking for selection this is your place, however food is sub par, not good Chinese, and everything else tastes like its off a bad buffet ( it is a buffet)

Reviewed 15 October 2012

One of the best buffets in the area, happened upon it while shopping in Altoona and decided to give it a try. Place was very busy but was seated right away, waitresses were always there keeping drinks full and removing plates. Food was very good,...More

1  Thank fireeater77
Reviewed 1 October 2012

We really enjoy the buffet. We especially like being able to choose what we want to have cooked for us on the grill. My boyfriend loves the sushi. The service is usually very good and the place is clean.

Thank Bobbi M
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My parents LOVE your food. Do you have gift cards? I would love to get them some for Christmas
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 520 W Plank Rd, Altoona, PA 16602-2802
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Altoona
  • Phone Number: +1 814-942-6663
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