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“The best for New Minas”
Review of KAO Restaurant

KAO Restaurant
Ranked #9 of 26 Restaurants in New Minas
Cuisines: Chinese
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
Reviewed 28 April 2014

KAO is the best Chinese for New Minas. They do, however, have a limited menu. Ordering take out takes way too long. Service is hit and miss. There seems to be a lot of sodium in their food, but that's a given when ordering Chinese. Between the two restaurants, KAO is better in my opinion.

3  Thank M M
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Reviewed 21 March 2014

We are regulars at KAO...& with good reason...the best Chinese buffet in the area :) We have taken friends & family to Kao & all have enjoyed their meal too.
Excellent selection...food is warm (unlike Double Dragon...where everything is cold !)....dishes are refilled and always walk away stuffed !
Staff is very friendly and always smiling...they talk to their customers so you know they have a lot of regulars...which says something for their food :)
Plan to return again & again !....& would recommend it to everybody.

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5  Thank MariePinMac
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Reviewed 8 January 2014 via mobile

Hit by chance and we were not disappointed. Buffet at a reasonable price had a good variety of dishes of better than average quality.
Atmosphere was not special but pleasant.
Waiters wete efficient and friendly.
Would definitely return and would recommend to others when in the area.

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5  Thank Harold C
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Reviewed 2 January 2014

Not a bad place. My partner and I have eaten here a few times and every time the staff is friendly and is always smiling. Food is good but I have had better. One thing that does bug me though is there is no sign stating where the line should start. For some it would be simple but for those who dont know how a buffet line works they end up going to random dishes, butting in front of u and then have the nerve to look at u as if ur doing something wrong lol

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1  Thank Bfly217
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Reviewed 8 September 2013

Went to the Kao Chinese restaurant in New Minas with some friends today.

Last time I was there was a little over a year ago. The food then was fantastic.

Today, it was an utter disappointment. Except for one dish i had that was fried pork, all the dishes in the buffet were pretty much tasteless. The sauces all came out like they had been watered down. The curried chicken tasted like someone has sprinkled a little curry in a pot full of water and poured it over the dish. The Cherry sauce for the chicken balls was just as bad.

Now their chicken wings, onion rings and anything that was deep fried seemed to be okay.

Two of us had had the fried pork dish and about 20 minutes after leaving the restaurant were were both loosing our lunches.

Now the service by the waiting staff was excellent, but after this very disappointing display of flavorless culinary talent, we will not be going back.

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2  Thank Michel S
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