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Come hungry and ready to indulge at San Diego's Best Buffet! The Buffet at Valley View Casino & Hotel offers exquisite dining including endless Maine lobster and over 200 other delicious options including a 100-foot dessert bar. With an expansive selection to satisfy any craving, guests can enjoy fresh, delicious meals made by our talented culinary chefs before going back to the casino floor for San Diego's favorite gaming action. The Maine Lobster Dinner Buffet is available every night and all days on weekends, and the Steak & Seafood Lunch Buffet is available every weekday. Offerings include roasted Maine lobster every night, jumbo crab legs, hand-rolled sushi, prime rib, roasted turkey, international
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Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
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Italian, Asian, American, Seafood
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Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Buffet, Valet Parking
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Reviewed 30 January 2020

Valley View Buffet is most probably the very best of buffets of all of the casinos. The quality of NY Steak lunch, or tender and melting prime rib and lobster for dinner can not be beat. Other casinos can learn from Valley View.

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Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed 26 January 2020

The lobster is great. The crab legs are pretty good. Overall it has a lot of variety in every section. If you go, go when you're hungry. It's a better buffet than all the other casinos in San Diego area so if you only can...go to one, this is a good one to pick.More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed 9 January 2020

The restaurant offers a verity of food to choose from. Great sushi, the best I had in a long time. Service was ok. Lot of salads, different from other buffets that I visited. It is a good fare for the price paid.

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed 8 January 2020 via mobile

This is the best buffet we have been to. The food selections are fantastic! The chefs created each dish perfectly. If you love scrumptiously decadent desserts, you won't be disappointed with their huge array of confections (yum!). The wait staff were all very pleasant and...attentive to our group.More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed 4 January 2020

all the traditional casino buffet dishes. chilled shrimp and crab legs...prime rib. Asian and latin sections.

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed 27 December 2019

The pho is really great. All food was the correct temp. All food was great. Hot Chocolate is best. Sushi was super.

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed 30 October 2019

We went for lunch and you could taste the five stars! Everything was cooked to perfection-WOW! The luncheon selection was very nice, unique choices, and diversified. I cannot say enough good things about the deserts. Also, the wait staff were exceptional. I can’t wait to...go back for dinner and brunch.More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed 21 October 2019

The selection of food was very good, I just felt that most food was only lukewarm. The lobster tails were on the small side, but they were very tasty. The salmon was a little on the dry side, but the crab salad which was made...with imitation crab was really very good. The salad bar didn't have any undressed romaine lettuce, they offered a premade Cesar salad. They had plenty of other seafood selections. The dessert bar had so much to choose from and even lots of sugar-free options. The servers were all working very hard. If you get a comped or discounted meal, it's definately worth it, if you have to pay full price, well for a big party, it can be very expensive.More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed 18 October 2019 via mobile

We arrived early for the buffet, at 2pm. The buffet started at 4pm. Trust me, well worth the wait. For $32.50, less if you have a membership,you can enjoy an enormous array of food. Huge salad selections, and varied types of bread and rolls. Mexican...dishes, Chinese entrees, prime rib, bbq ribs, sliced ham, lobster tails, sushi, cooked and raw shrimp, steamed mussels ect. And the desserts are endless. We have never seen such a terrific buffet.More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed 14 October 2019 via mobile

Good lobster buffet large selection of food fresh very friendly good desserts fast replenishment will return

Date of visit: October 2019
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Response from Janet M | Reviewed this property |
We didn't get it for free. We did get one buffet for free when we reached 100 points on our player card (which was not difficult - & we hardly qualify as "high rollers"). Regular price is $32.99 each, which is a little... More
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Response from gwendolynp2015 | Reviewed this property |
All u need is a players card with activity. Fri - sun u want to eat before five pm as the wait is extensive after five.
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