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The Buffett

€€ - €€€American
1200 Athens Ave, Lincoln, CA 95648-9328
+1 916-408-7777
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good29%
  • Average25%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“fried chicken” (3 reviews)
“crab” (2 reviews)
“soups” (2 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 23:00 Hours
€€ - €€€
1200 Athens Ave, Lincoln, CA 95648-9328
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This buffet has a lot of choices. Food was hot and actually really good. The waitress was attentive and friendly.

Thank Linda d
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

Nice selection of food. Friendly service. Surprised how cheap it was. $88 for 4 adults and 2 kids. Food was fresh and tasty. They kept it full at all times. Great dessert area as well.

Thank TravelingDad84
Reviewed 2 June 2018

This is One place at Thunder Valley Resort Casino Where you can't loose. I always WIN at the buffet! Great Food - excellent variety of cuisines. Great price - I always use my rewards for discount - but the food is always good and great...More

Thank Earl P
Reviewed 21 May 2018

My group was the only group of Black people. We were accused of not paying for our meals and asked to show our receipts. No one else had to show receipts. When I complained; Management was unapologetic. They are obviously trained to target Black People....More

1  Thank passionately
Reviewed 1 April 2018

My wife and I do not gamble, however we enjoy going to good buffet restaurants and we like Thunder Valley Casino’s “The Buffet” restaurant because it is better than your average buffet restaurant, more specifically casino buffet restaurants. Even though it is located near Sacramento,...More

Thank 317elwynm
Reviewed 18 March 2018

every time we come here we will not miss the buffet . price is reasonable and good . we like it. variety of food.

Thank Louella C
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

First off, there was a huge crowd waiting to get into The Friday Night Buffett and many more people gaming outside of the restaurant. The food was great and the service was only good not excellent, maybe because he was tired running around for all...More

Thank AlofRoseville
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

My husband treated me to the buffet for our anniversary. It was such a wonderful treat and surprise. The service we had was beyond excellent. The food that we ate was absolutely delicious. We met a chef named Greg who was so kind to tell...More

Thank Chelsea G
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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

My wife and I decided to give the buffet a good. It was like taking a trip around the world of flavors. I loved the variety of cuisines. The steamship steak was a site to behold. I liked everything I tried and wished I had...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 16 February 2018

Everything I tried was good. Was a large selection but highlights were the Walnut Honey Chicken from the Asian area and the Fried Chicken form the American Area.

Thank VernB67
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$32
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 Athens Ave, Lincoln, CA 95648-9328
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lincoln
  • Phone Number: +1 916-408-7777
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