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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Chinese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 17 June 2019

The previous owners had a nasty employment scandal, so the place has reopened with a different name. Now there's new owners, and a similar staff, but the same popular food and seating arrangements. The place is big enough to handle large weekend and holiday crowds,...and there is a wide variety of Asian and popular food.More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed 1 January 2019

They decided to make today a special holiday all day dinner menu so it was $20.99 for lunch . My family almost backed out. The add on entrees were the snow crab legs, oysters and sashimi. No ham or turkey carving so I figured it...was not worth it. Our dining experience today came out flat. Though the service was good, the staff was more attentive and friendly compared to another buffet place I went to. I think they need to upgrade their menu already for 2019 . Also please clean you restrooms and the floor needs a major clean up. I think this is it for us and Kokyo.More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Enjoyable selections are offered; especially if you arrive early and get super fresh food like we did. Even the most pickiest eaters will come away hungry. I have been to a few All You Can Eat places and for what they offer it is the...best value for your money. From King Crab legs to dessert you will find the most freshest and mouth watering food here. The sushi offerings are humongous and very good; they have the whole side of the restaurant with sushi and rolls which just worth going hereMore

Date of visit: April 2018
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Reviewed 29 December 2017

My son tells me cheap and sushi are two words that never should be used together. The weekday buffet is 11.99 and cheaper for seniors. There is a decent selection of sushi and also a pretty nice selection of Chinese food. The location is upstairs...next door to the theater which has daily matinees for 5.75. Sushi and a movie anyone? Unbelievable bargain place to eat. Buffet for less than most places charge for a plate lunch. There is also an elevator to get to second floor or stairs if you want to work off your lunch.More

Date of visit: November 2017
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Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Not excellent, but certainly a bargain with plenty of options to feel full. Inexpensive, quick, vegetables, protein...what more could you ask for.

Date of visit: August 2017
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Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

They have a fairly large sushi selection with very fresh salmon and Tuna sashimi. The usually have about 15-20 different rolls. The hot food is good and they always have snow crab legs

Date of visit: August 2017
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Reviewed 3 May 2017

Leave your self control at home or why go to a buffet? plate 1: Nigiri sushi, Plate 2 Favorite Nigiri and hot foods: steamed fish, dimsum, wonton soap, garlic fried pork chops, prawns....Plate 3: salads: seaweed, seafood, peeled shrimp..

Date of visit: December 2016
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Reviewed 7 March 2017

My parents brought me to a place they often go. It was my first time. The place is on the second floor with typical Asian decoration. The buffet has about five buffet table in the center and two on the side for deserts and three...also on the side for sushi. Now the food: It is tasty for the cooked food and the quality is there. The sushi was also good and fresh (you could see the person preparing it). I'll be going there next time I'm in California.More

Date of visit: March 2017
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Reviewed 27 February 2017

I'm not a huge buffet fan, but my family and I love coming here because they often have crab legs and a great assortment of sushi. We get our money's worth in sashimi and rolls. It's probably the best buffet in the area, especially for...seafood. It gets packed pretty quickly, but I always think it's worth the wait if you are hungry!More

Date of visit: February 2017
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

We like to go on Saturdays as cheaper than Sunday. Good selection of sushi and chinese dishes. Lots of window seating and natural lighting which we prefer. It can be bit crowded at buffet aisle. There are very good at replenishing hot tea. Nice coquilles...St. Jacques scallops.More

Date of visit: April 2016
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ivanbpranil
30 December 2015|
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Response from MamaZBayArea_CA |
If you have celiac, everything is made in shared cooking services, so beware. The sushi is mostly wheat free, unless it's tempura(breaded and deep fried). Avoid the tempura or tempura sprinkled stuff. Plenty of the hot food... More
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Frequently Asked Questions about Kokyo Sushi Buffet

Yes, Kokyo Sushi Buffet offers takeout services.

Kokyo Sushi Buffet is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4