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Thunder Falls Buffet Restaurant

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310 4th St, Seneca Niagara Casino, Niagara Falls, NY 14303-1242
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11:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was un-inspiring both at the breakfast buffet and dinner buffet......For the money you would think you could get a decent cup of coffee or real glass of OJ.....details are important and they obviously cut corners...service is great however. Whoever makes their meat balls needs to control their hands on the salt shaker and the pies are cafeteria fare

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Thank Gary S
Cleveland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had our last lunch for 12.95 adults and 9.95 or 8.95 for kids. The food was fresh and too much to choose from (lol). We even used our casino credits for further discounts.

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Thank Elsie C
Oshawa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our first visit to Seneca Casino's Thunder Buffet was a tasty experience. We loved the BBQ pork and fabulous chicken and roast beef. Like any quality buffet, there are many good selections. Deep fried shrimp were great. We've eaten at the Ontario Fallsview Casino a number of times, and while the NY Seneca is very nice, we give the edge... More 

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Utica, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Lots of selections, great desserts. Plenty of different food selections & they are well-prepared. But be ready to eat on plastic tables with little or no ambience. Desserts are suprisingly good! Service was pleasent & attentive.

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Thank RonL40
Niagara Falls, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

My Dad and I went there last Friday and the buffet was Great still like what they did with the place and yes they serve poboy Shrimp sandwich yummy and Price if you go on Monday and Friday the price is $12.95 per person that's a good deal I don't know how long they do that Go check there website... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

Shrimp almost raw, meat tough, overcharged us for beer then lied about it. Even deserts weren't that good. Way to expensive for quality and couldnt believe how may workers were wandering around not doing anything. Counter where you pay had one person ringing u customers. 4 other people too busy talking to bother helping anyone.

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Thank Suzanne D
Anaheim, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

We had a very good dinner here for a really cheap price. We had a coupon we got from the visitor center for BOGO and when using your casino club card you get another discount. The total for the two of us was $20.00. The manager David was very very nice and welcomed us to the buffet and even came... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Came to eat here there was a plethora of foods to eat. The seafood bouillabaisse was a little bit overdone. Plenty of good chilled shrimp and cocktail sauce. The hummus was delicious as well. On the down side 2 drinks were 15.50 and trying to get our waitress to come back was almost impossible to get a glass of water.... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

It was my first time in Thunder Falls Buffet Restaurant after renovation. I'm not a frequent visitor. I was very nicely surprised what they have done with the place. Nice spacious and modern dining room, surrounded with 5 different cuisine stations. Grill, Asian, Mediterranean, Salads / Pizzas and Deserts. Most of the stations offer a fair selection of dishes. I... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

Maybe because we went right before the lunch menu became the dinner menu...lots of pasta salads and lukewarm food. Their idea of "Mediterranean" is stuffed ravioli and tortellini salad. No Greek to be seen. Terrific salad/yogurt bar, decadent desserts. The Asian counter had bok choy (my favorite dish, I had 2 helpings). Generally nothing that made me do cartwheels. Not... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 310 4th St, Seneca Niagara Casino, Niagara Falls, NY 14303-1242
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Niagara Falls

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