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Golden Corral

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1673 Arcadian Ave, Waukesha, WI 53186-5391
+1 262-896-1000
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11:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 07:30 - 22:00
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Watertown, Wisconsin
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Great food,Great Prices and the employees were very friendly. I will eat there again. There was a great selection of food from all types of salad to many types of desserts. The food was fresh and tasty

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Thank Ronald M
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to eat. Food is yummy and plentiful. If you can't find something to eat or go away hungry it's you own Fault.

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1 Thank Lawrence K
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our one visit here found the food delicious and plentiful. But the fact that too many young children were going through the buffets picking food out of the pans with their hands and some of them even tossing the food back in the trays, convinced us that GC is not a sanitary place to eat.

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2 Thank Chuck M
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

I got there at 3:45 because we had been out most of the day got hungry saw Golden Corral and decided to stop in. I guess we got there at a time when they were about to change to dinner. The funny thing was the pans were all pretty close to empty but NOTHING changed except they added the grilled... More 

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1 Thank Willie H
Waukesha, Wisconsin
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217 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

This is an awful restaurant for so many reasons. First of all, the name is appropriate because the customers acted like a herd of cattle, pushing to the front of lines. I've never seen anything like it. As to the food, it was poor quality and bland. I could barely find anything suitable to ear. By far the worst buffet... More 

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1 Thank dkuchs
Waukesha, Wisconsin
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Price higher than expected, even higher when our family went on Friday night. A hard time getting any food as people constantly in the way by all foods. The traffic of people horrendous. Foods that were most sought after unavailable or not ready. Food selection not worth the price.

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1 Thank aldalef
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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122 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016

I only had breakfast there but I have to say that the options are good and well done. It is a very cheap buffet for the food they offer. Not the best coffee and I would add better fruit but other than that I was very satisfied with the breakfast

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Thank maluferrari
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

My boys and I are picky by no means. The prime rib had no flavor and was very dry. Went to try another piece after they brought out a new one and the same thing. We then tried the sirloin and it was so bad. Could barely chew it. It was the worst cut of meat. The red potatoes were... More 

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2 Thank Danielle D
Harwood Heights, Illinois
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32 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

It is a good place to get decent food at a decent price. It was a little crowded but they kept the food fresh and hot. Steaks and prime rib were good. If you are looking for a variety of food at a decent price, this is a decent stop

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Thank hheblercci
Waukesha, Wisconsin
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109 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2016

Don't waste your time, energy or health insurance on this...It sucks in many ways but, when you see an unsupervised brat dig out a "Nose Nugget" and plant it in the corn...You get the picture!

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1 Thank danheibler

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1673 Arcadian Ave, Waukesha, WI 53186-5391
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Waukesha
  • Phone Number: +1 262-896-1000

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