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Panda Buffet

3901 Manatee Ave W, Bradenton, FL 34205-1715
+1 941-746-9880
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
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“ice cream” (7 reviews)
“sushi” (9 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
3901 Manatee Ave W, Bradenton, FL 34205-1715
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Panda buffet is open for lunch and dinner seven days a week.They serve the usual Chinese buffet items plus Cantonese style roast duck and pork. There is a seafood bar area with mussels and oysters on the half shell at dinner. Individual tiny pizzas are...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank tweety817
Reviewed 18 July 2018

The decor and setting as nice, the food is usually good, but don't get there late in the afternoon because many of the trays are near empty or over cooked. Over all it is always a great place to good and it is a great...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Jim K
Reviewed 22 April 2018

We just returned from lunch at the Panda Buffet in Bradenton, Florida. We have been frequenting this restaurant for nearly a decade. The food has always been flavorful and, being a buffet, plentiful. My Cambodian daughter-in-law reports that the food has been "Americanized" and does...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank dennisaroy
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

I went for lunch with my husband and there were so many options. Many different dishes than other buffets in the area, plus several ice cream flavors. Everything was fresh too. I loved the peanut butter chicken! Friendly service adds to the experience.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Johannae1977
Reviewed 23 December 2017

We have eaten here for years and placed a few reviews stating it the best in Bradenton. This season first trip food was cold they started taking trays a way away early and replaced them with dinner items that you couldn't eat or pay more...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank powell2765
Reviewed 3 November 2017

I went at 3.30 pm for an early dinner and my only meal of the day. At exactly that time, they took away the fried dumplings (my favorites about chinese food) because they said it is just for lunch time, RIDICULOUS!; most of the dishes...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Christie S
Reviewed 1 November 2017

This is a place we enjoy visiting every time we visit friends in the Bradenton area. The buffet is very large and offers a great variety of foods, both Asian as well as some others. Lots of entrée choices, soups, salad, sushi, fruits, desserts and...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Sonworshipper
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Worst, cold should be hot, uninspiring, tasteless, limited, mostly canned , awful buffet in the USA. Please. Pass.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank DanO3501
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Good the food is so good try not to eat so much that you puke Hibachi Grill where you pick out your meeting rentals they cooking is fabulous plus I got about $36 things you can eat it's really good I always end up eating...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank lancealot78
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This is the place if you like sweet Chinese food. First, its been awhile since my last visit. i was please to find the restaurant very clean and well maintained, this is not a new restaurant. I watched as the workers clean up hard for...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank 516rays
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10 March 2017|
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Response from Mdfeser | Reviewed this property |
Yes, They have it on the Buffet and will make to order
Janet K
9 March 2016|
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Response from Rob M | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, sorry.
2 February 2016|
Response from Jhonesnaps60 | Reviewed this property |
I believe it was between 8.95 to 11.45. All you can eat.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3901 Manatee Ave W, Bradenton, FL 34205-1715
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Bradenton
  • Phone Number: +1 941-746-9880
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