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The Buffett

1200 Athens Ave, Lincoln, CA 95648-9328
+1 916-408-7777
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good26%
  • Average30%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (2 reviews)
“fried chicken” (2 reviews)
“soups” (2 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Mexican
€€ - €€€
1200 Athens Ave, Lincoln, CA 95648-9328
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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 1 week ago 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 1 week ago

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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

facility clean, food delicious, safety, team member friendly and very kindness, very good place to relax weekend.

Thank muipham13
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

its an average Buffett resturant , not much varieties & food quality is ok . no comparison with Buffets of Vegas hotels .

Thank NaderNaguib
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

First off, Merry Christmas to the staff and servers at Thunder Valley Buffet. We have enjoyed many breakfasts there, through the years. I have been informed that, on Wednesday, the seniors discounts on breakfast, will be discontinued. It truly was the last of the best...More

Thank AlofRoseville
Reviewed 13 November 2017

We had a group of 10 people and had to wait 15 minutes to be seated, even after they said it would take only 5 minutes. We paid for the buffet individually, but some people in our group were not told that the gratuities would...More

Reviewed 4 November 2017

My Husband and I dined with Friends for our 33rd anniversary. The waitress brought us champagne glasses with our meal to help us celebrate.The Friday seafood is always good, but this was even better. there is so much variety and the place is always clean,...More

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

I've never been to Thunder Valley however before heading there I did some research. One of the features I looked at was The Buffet at Thunder Valley. This buffet has an Oktoberfest feature dinner from September 6 through October 26. However dinner starts at 3:00PM....More

Thank Gerald R
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Everything divided by cuisine. Discounts for seniors. Half off on Wednesdays for 50 and over with the Players Club Card.

Thank John M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$32
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
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
  • E-mail
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