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Chef Lin

5084 South Ter, Chattanooga, TN 37412-2973
+1 423-510-1998
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good22%
  • Average22%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible10%
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“hibachi grill” (6 reviews)
“sushi” (23 reviews)
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Chinese, Sushi, Asian
5084 South Ter, Chattanooga, TN 37412-2973
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

WE was down for the VW Swappoliza show in Sept. and we happened to come across this place. Its really good Food and Plenty of Variety and Very Clean and Staff very nice and price good

Thank Greenidoll
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

The buffet did include simple sushi rolls which was a nice perk. We went on a Sunday so lots of fish was available. The buffet itself was pretty bland, but the kids loved it and did not go away hungry. Kids under 9 were half...More

Thank aphrodite369
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Decided to try this place again since it was close to the AMC 18 and time was short. Most of the food was cold and the crab raggons was burnt beyond worth eating. There was only a few items that was hot and cold. The...More

Thank Bobby S
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Wife and I loved there noodles great flavor. I liked the Tai Chicken and egg rolls the fried shrimp had a great flair along with the coconut shrimp and pepper shrimp. Wife loved the green beans, and she liked there jello she said she could...More

Thank Pudgecableguy
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Like the one in Dalton better. Was ok but noodles were cold. Was not as great as they advertise. Will not be going back. They did have good choices and we're crowded.

Thank Mary O
Reviewed 8 May 2017

To be honest, Chef Lin's has dropped off a bit. It's not as good as it used to be but it's still better than the other buffets in town. The sushi is usually fresh and the seafood assortment is pretty diverse.

Thank Jef N
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

The wife and I went to Chef Lin's and enjoyed the large variety of items. We were surprised to see oysters on the half shell, crawdads, and frog legs. We really liked their meat on a stick and the crab rangoons.

Thank bruizer_man
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for the first time and ordered the buffet. Everything was good, as well as the sushi. We will be back

Thank Crooner82
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

We have been wanting to check this place out because it was voted number 1 Chinese buffet in the area. Now that we made a dinner visit - I have no idea why. When we arrived, there were three people pulling out of spaces. There...More

Thank NeeNee37377
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

I've frequented this restaurant occasionally and always receive the same great tasting food. Top notch for a great price

Thank RhinocerosReviews
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5084 South Ter, Chattanooga, TN 37412-2973
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Chattanooga
  • Phone Number: +1 423-510-1998
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