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Buffet Palace

#559 of 3,231 Restaurants in Austin
€€ - €€€Chinese, Asian, Japanese
4601 Westgate Blvd., Austin, TX 78745
+1 512-892-1800
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good42%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“soups” (6 reviews)
“sushi” (23 reviews)
“fried rice” (4 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Japanese, Sushi, Korean, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
4601 Westgate Blvd., Austin, TX 78745
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

Good selection of average to low quality food, well stocked, and clean, by average taste quality. Sushi mostly veggie, little to no seafood, not as well stocked.

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Just visited once with family. Place offers variety of oriental dishes with kind of focus on Korean dishes. From those I would recommend Korean style beef cake (see photo). Many various soups. A lot of sushi, but then we came in Friday near 6.30 PM...More

Thank AnatoliyG
Reviewed 11 January 2018

The location was busy but the food was bland AT BEST AND THEn 5 dollers for 2 pepsi really. The bathroom was absolutely discusting almost threw up went i went in. best think was the ice cream.

Thank konikowski
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Fresh sushi, fried shrimp, salad, fish, noodles...you name it, they probably have it! Food tasted fresh, not like it had been out all day. Wait staff was a little slow and kind of rude, however I only ever saw three Waiters/waitresses, so they may have...More

Thank B1540VJdianar
Reviewed 8 August 2017

I've eaten here 3 times in the last 3 months at 3 different time of the day. food was fresh,hot,and good. restaurant was very clean,and the atmosphere was friendly and relaxing.. Can't get enough.....

Thank singgreene01
Tommy S, Owner at Buffet Palace, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Glad to hear, singgreene01! Thanks for being such a fan and we look forward to serving you many more times in the future!

Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

The food was displayed nicely, lots of variety including sushi. The children were charged according to their age, so my 6 year old's meal was $6 and my 9 year old's was $9. The waiting staff we very attentive, getting us refills and clearing the...More

Thank BritsinTexas
Tommy S, Owner at Buffet Palace, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Glad to hear you had a pleasant experience and that your children were able to find something they liked! We appreciate you leaving us a review and hope to see you back soon.

Reviewed 18 June 2017

I have found that when you end up at a Buffet, you're going to come across some cold food and stuff on the floor. Not so at the Buffet Palace. The food was hot, absolutely delicious and plentiful. And the salads . . . cold,...More

1  Thank Bryan B
Tommy S, Owner at Buffet Palace, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Thanks for sharing with us, Bryan! I am so happy to hear that you had such a pleasant experience and enjoyed your meal. We appreciate your patronage and look forward to having you back again soon!

Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Buffet met expectations. Everyone was able to find something they liked. Customer service was ok, not great. They automatically add 10% gratuity to parties of six or more. We had seven, so an $80 ticket quickly became a $100 ticket.More

Thank Jennifer R
Tommy S, Owner at Buffet Palace, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2017

Thanks for the review, huner4927! We appreciate you coming into Buffet Palace and sharing your experience with us. I’m glad your party was able to find something they could enjoy, as for the service, I will share this with my team and make sure we...More

Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

This place is an Austin staple. We have been to the original one since I was in college. Tiny place, fresh food, amazing. Since it expanded to different ones this is the one we go to now and usually on special occasions because it's far...More

Thank livelovex7
Tommy S, Owner at Buffet Palace, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2017

Thanks for this awesome review, livelovex7! We appreciate you taking the time to share your experiences with us. I am happy to hear you are such a fan and have been coming for so long! We look forward to serving you and the family sometime...More

Reviewed 4 March 2017

Having eaten here since they opened years ago, I finally convinced my wife to overcome her first negative experience, and try Buffet Palace for dinner. Both of us watching carbs, the Palace has many seafood and protein items, all very carb-low and delicious. The fish,...More

Thank osohub
Tommy S, Owner at Buffet Palace, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2017

Thanks for the great review, osohub! I am so happy to hear that we have been improving throughout the years. We take great pride in our food and service so it pleases me to hear that we getting better. Please do come back and see...More

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Questions & Answers
23 August 2016|
Response from Peter D | Reviewed this property |
There are plenty of vegetable options to choose from
William N Ashle... P
21 July 2015|
Response from Jared S |
Dinner $12.25 weekdays. $13.25 weekends
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4601 Westgate Blvd., Austin, TX 78745
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-892-1800
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