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Lin's Chinese Buffet

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404 N Canal Blvd, Ste I, Thibodaux, LA 70301-2987
+1 985-447-1688
10:30 - 22:30
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Tupelo, Mississippi
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Pleasantly surprised by the great variety at this clean, convenient, spacious restaurant. First time in Thibodaux and really enjoyed lunch. All the usuals and some extras that you wouldn't necessarily expect. Give it a try!

Thank tupelo69
Schriever, Louisiana
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

We have family meetings hear on occasion. The buffet has American and Chinese food,so it satisfies everyone's pallet. Delicious food.

Thank Roxiee985
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

The wait staff is very nice. The place is large and well lit. However, the food is greasy, fried, and too overly salted. If you don't care about your weight at all nor care about how much sodium you consume and have an iron stomach then come eat here. Seriously, the last time I ate here I had severe stomach... More 

1 Thank mamaof4Thibodaux_la
Thibodaux, Louisiana
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23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

Good selection. Always clean. Always fresh. Nice people working. The pizza is a nice touch for kids who dont like Chinese food Only place I go in Thibodaux.

Thank Jessica B
Thibodaux, Louisiana
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63 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016

We have had hit or miss times at this restaurant, but mostly miss. The last couple of times we have gone here, we have all had stomach issues afterwards. It is not from over eating as most would think from buffets, but that queasy feeling just doesn't leave.

1 Thank 108christiep
Thibodaux, Louisiana
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2015

This is one of my favorite Chinese places but I wish the food was hot and fresh. Especially during lunch hours. (= ∆=);;

Thank Himitsu R
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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39 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2015

First, let me start off by saying that I am not a buffet type of person. I find it gross, but every now and again, my husband likes to come here. I stick with the Mongolian Grill area, where you can choose the meat and veggies with noodles to be prepared for you. You also get to choose your sauces... More 

Thank Rachelbly77
Thibodaux, Louisiana
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2015

We eat at Lins at least once a month and the place is clean and I never had bad food and its my Daughter's preferred place to get what she likes.

Thank Claude N Trenia S
Gray, Louisiana
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262 reviews
202 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2015

I heard all kind of good things about this place. What a big disappointment. Food was greasy, almost everything is fried. The place is big and well lit.I dont recommend this place.

Thank MichaelFussell
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46 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2015

This was our 4th year and with most places to eat, this one was open on this day. Most other establishment are closed Christmas Eve. We are little people but pay a large persons buffet price. If you are a portion control eater the $13.99 price may be high. If you fill your plate 3 times, you will come out... More 

Thank Carmelowner

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Buffet, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 404 N Canal Blvd, Ste I, Thibodaux, LA 70301-2987
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Thibodaux
  • Phone Number: +1 985-447-1688

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