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Happy New Restaurant

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1655 Acquoni Rd, Cherokee, NC 28719-9413
+1 828-497-4310
11:00 - 21:00
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Lafayette, Indiana
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117 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

The four of us found this as a last resort, as there's not enough decent restaurants in Cherokee; especially if the casino buffet is closed. None of us really liked the food we ordered off the menu. They have a buffet, but we didn't want to eat that much. We arrived around 8:15 and they close at 9. We were... More 

Thank WillowIN54
Hampton, South Carolina
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

There was NO food on the buffet. The waitress kept saying it's coming in 10 minutes but we never saw it and my husband never got a drink. We waited about 10 minutes and left paying for our drinks. The waitress said there had been a big crowd and then "no more food"...it was 7 pm on a Saturday night... More 

Thank chastityginn
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39 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Any one that thinks this is a good chinese food to eat at doesknow chinese american food food dry not but a few customers they were not happy also. Waiting to see how we are charged lady asked if we left tip on table and we said no.so we were told it would be put on the card anyway. When... More 

Thank Dilligaf420
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3 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

`Food skimpy, dried and old looking. I came in for an early dinner. Flies in the restaurant. The only thing decent to eat was the cheese won ton wrap. It was gross. I will never return. Staff was friendly though.

Thank Maria L
Dawsonville, GA
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182 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016

Even when I informed them that MSG is ARSENIC - and the body can't rid itself of it, thus it's Neurotoxic, the owner / manager scoffed at me! He doesn't care he's KILLING his customers - albeit slowly!

Thank serenity2222
Spartanburg, South Carolina
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47 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2016

everything on the menu is more than the buffet at $8.95. the parking lot was clean and level. nice Chinese decorations.

Thank bulsa_13
Moncks Corner, South Carolina
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49 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2015

Don't expect a lot of this place. It's the average fair, but it's not bad for the price. Not a high end setting, more casual place.

Thank Dan N
Lake City, TN
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015

Nice little restaurant that is located in a small shopping center. We like the lunch buffet....super variety of foods....and the food has always been hot, not lukewarm as you find in some buffets. A great value for the money. Never had any complaints about the food or servers. I would definitely recommend this restaurant.

Thank robertcD2829XG
Cleveland, Georgia
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34 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2015

It was late and we were hungry. We thought Chinese take-out would be the way to go. Unfortunately communication between the restaurant and my friend was not very clear so we ended up with double orders, way too much food, and a bg bill.We could have handled that (?) but the food itself was very bland to to the pont... More 

Thank Rebecca R
Charles Town, West Virginia
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2015

Buffet style with many choices. Nice Chinese restaurant located in town, it is reasonable priced and hads lunch specials.

Thank Novicecamper11

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$14
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1655 Acquoni Rd, Cherokee, NC 28719-9413
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Cherokee
  • Phone Number: +1 828-497-4310

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