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2800 South Boulder Highway, Henderson, NV 89002
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Las Cruces
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016

There is no line or wait to get into this buffet. Most food items were a little on the dry side, partly because they sit out for a long time due to not very many customers The ice cream from the machine is very good, but the toppings are awkward to get without making a mess. There was a carving... More 

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az
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016

We have been coming here for several years and and new management came in and made changes and we just cannot support coming here again until it improves. The most recent change this month was to discontinue the 2-1 buffet for seniors and the 2-1 buffet for veterans. The new pricing is $ 4.99 Monday through Thursday for lunch which... More 

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Laughlin, Nevada
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186 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2015

I gave it this rating but it's nothing really special. Foods were basic buffet fare. Salad bar was fairly decent. Fresh fruits decent as well but all the containers are very small, so they either get little business or have to refill constantly. Not sure which. The choices were salsbury steak...glorified mini meatloaves, fried chicken, chicken wings, hamburger stuffed peppers... More 

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Thank Judy C
Long Beach, California
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2015

The price is good for what you are offered but don't expect anything better than school cafeteria food. The temperature of the lunch meat and cheese at the Sunday brunch buffet worried me since the cheese had that left out too long look and was warm enough it stuck together. The food is greasy and either over salted or not... More 

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Thank Katherine H
Sequim Texas, United States
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38 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2015

Food selections were poor and looked old. Fruit and salad were the best part of the buffet and we don't recommend stopping.

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Thank Dana R
Charleston, West Virginia
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437 reviews
223 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 279 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2015

Each meal was excellent with great service. The place is clean, plenty of choices, excellent quality food and great prices. We enjoyed several meals at this buffet and would highly recommend this restaurant to others. Each of the dining establishments served excellent products with great prices. Some of the best Cordon bleu I have ever eaten.

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2 Thank AirForceTraveler
Las Vegas, Nevada
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144 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2014

Buffet was very tasty. Steaks and Shrimp on Friday night made this a great meal. Everything was good!

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3 Thank Hudson H
Calgary
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74 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2013

A great selection of good quality food and the staff were friendly and attentive to customers. Nice atmosphere and an endless supply of food

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2 Thank Victor O
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2013 via mobile

after taking a tour of the Hoover Dam we stopped at one of the oldest casinos in the country where we ate at the boxcar buffet atmosphere was okay the service is OK but the food was the worst I've ever had I would encourage anybody that's taking a tour the voice this place at all cost that food was... More 

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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102 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2013

The staff was real helpful always there making sure I was doing good there was. Not a thing I disliked

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2800 South Boulder Highway, Henderson, NV 89002
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Henderson

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?