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Jade Buffet

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803 19th St, Hondo, TX 78861-2404
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11:00 - 21:30
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 21:30
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Peoria, Illinois
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was buffet, it was hot and fresh. flavor was lacking very bland. Service was fair, we never got a refill or plates removed from table. I won't be going back but it would fill you up in a pinch.

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Thank Kristi F
Yuma, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

I think the buffet is average or a little below average. Off the menu lunch special are very good. Cooked fresh. Much of the buffet is cheap fillers packaged buy Sisco. Just junk. Somethings like the Jade chicken my wife loves. We have been here a few times in the past 5 yrs. this place has lost a few steps.... More 

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Thank Chuck B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Good Place Buffet with Lot of choices ! I like all the types of chicken and beef ....Vegetables Mushrooms and more !

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Thank Robert T
Devine, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 June 2016

ate a late lunch there today. the food is usually really good but the last couple of times it has been off and today was the kicker. the food had no flavor and the "sushi" rolls tasted spoiled I'm sure they had been out too long and the table they were on was not cold enough. I observed a worker... More 

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Thank Kenneth G
Hondo, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

We loved the food they had orange chicken, fried rice, ect. There was nice waitresses ,and wasn't too expensive. I can't wait to go back.

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San Antonio, Texas
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54 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2016

After a long days bike ride through the hill country we were making our way back to the Alamo City when hunger got the best of us. The sign to a buffet just seemed like a good place to stop and graze. The buffet was small but everything on it looked like it had just been set out. Every isle... More 

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Thank Chuck2865
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2015 via mobile

On a previous visit my family said this same employee was rude to them and to other customers. Making comments under his breath that he thinks you cannot hear although he has to be pretty stupid to think that. Today he was rude again and I confronted him asking "do you have a problem with us" his answer was "do... More 

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2 Thank 101554
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2015 via mobile

It is your typical Chinese buffet and somewhat clean. However I did witness a child take food off her plate and put it back into the food bin with her bare hand. One of the workers witnessed it and didn't do a thing about it. Definitely won't visit this place again.

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Thank Rodger R
Hondo, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2014

Jade Buffet is an average Chinese Restaurant. It is not as good as what you would get in San Antonio. But if your driving on a road trip it's a quick pit stop. It is currently the better of the two Chinese buffets in Hondo. Try to go during lunch buffet there are more people then. Don't go unless there... More 

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1 Thank Jarvis O
San Antonio, Texas
1 review
Reviewed 21 May 2014

Food was cold. Soup was watered down. Crispy noodles were stale. The only thing I could recommend is the jade chicken. Everything else was not good at all. Even the sweet and sour sauce tasted funny...idk how you mess that up. I won't come back.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 21:30
Saturday
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 803 19th St, Hondo, TX 78861-2404
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Hondo

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