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Backstretch Buffet

££ - £££
American, Armenian
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8199 Perry Hwy, Presque Isle Downs & Casino, Erie, PA 16509-6640
+1 866-374-3386
09:00 - 22:00
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Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania
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32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been here several times now, at several times during the day (breakfast, lunch, dinner). The food is average to slightly above. I mean, it's a casino buffet, what do you expect. There are finer dining places like the steak restaurant already in the casino, or other places around Erie. But I am always very pleased with the variety that... More 

Thank Boba_Fett_33
Hubbard, Ohio
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

Very good selection of food, wide variety of anything you want.. service is good, food is very good...

Thank James C
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Lots of choices but few very good. The only meat was over cooked found beef for the speghetti, BBQ chicken legs, and fried chicken thighs. For the price it should have been better. I would have rather eaten at a Golden Corral.

Thank Brian L
Ashtabula, Ohio
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

This is our stop when we come after we have gamed a while. The backstretch has good clean atmosphere the staff is great.

Thank Tina P
New Alexandria Pa.
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

I was really hungry and this satisfied my appetite.My wife and I and our friends really enjoyed the selection of food that was offered on the buffet the staff was really helpful.

Thank 897nancyd
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19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

was not impressed at all with the "prime rib" chewy and bland everything else looks like it is out of a can

Thank drfarmlong
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209 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

I did find it a typical buffet but a bit pricey. The service was a bit slow at the table and keeping the buffet filled up. They did have a variety but not everything seemed as fresh as I like it to be.

Thank Elizabeth C
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39 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

This buffet is at the Presque Isle Downs & Casino. Please don't waste your money! The selection is very poor and not very appetizing. Cost us $40 for 2 people and that was with the discount!

Thank takingavacation
Parma, Ohio
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

I thought the buffet was good being lactose intolerant and a vegetarian, found enough suitable food .

Thank Patricia L G
Coraopolis, PA
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87 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016

Decided to have dinner here, close to our hotel and of course a little gambling. It was better the last time we were there. The brisket was dry and overcooked. Carver did not point out BBQ SAUCE available and located near the ice cream station. Fried chicken was also dry,enjoyed the wedding soup, it was good. Ravioli was dry and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
American, Armenian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8199 Perry Hwy, Presque Isle Downs & Casino, Erie, PA 16509-6640
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Erie
  • Phone Number: +1 866-374-3386

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