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Sunday, March 19, 2017


Resto Name: Buffet101 International Cuisine
Location: Mall of Asia
Type:  American, French, Filipino, Chinese, Japanese
Buffet Price: P699 / P899 / P1,050 Eat-All-You-Can Buffet and Drinks

Last Monday, natuloy din ang one month late scheduled Buffet101 lunch. We arrive around 11:00 am and not too long after nagdatingan na rin ang ibang diners.

Buffet Prices

Waiting Lounge fronting Conrad Manila

We were allowed to enter at exactly 11:30 AM

Chinese Section

Various Dimsum

Soyed Duck

No peking duck !!!

Japanese Section

Fresh salmon that is taking ages to be refilled.

Various Japanese salads

California Maki and Sushi Rolls

American Section 

The roast beef is not prime cut and hard to chew. 

Pork Loin is the only okay meat in the American section. Chicken was so-so.

No baked brocolli :(


This pizza has burned crust bottom

Chicken Nuggets and Pig on Basket

Filipino Section

I forgot to take photos but there are only few Filipino dishes. Sadly no squids, crabs and oysters! 

Salad Section

Bread and Cheese Section

Only four types of cheese



Panacottas & Jellies

My favorite dessert section - yum yum

Unlimited Candies

Make your own crepe and waffle 

Make you own halo-halo

Fresh Fruits

Unli Drinks
 Nothing special. Just ordinary powdered drinks. 
They also have unlimited draft beer but its too matabang.

First Plate
The roast beef is not prime cut. Malitid and hard to chew. I ended up leaving it. POr Loin is yummy. Chicken is okay.

Second Plate

Third Plate

I love the shrimp salad in the bottle.

Dessert Plate
Blueberry and strawberry crepe with vanilla ice cream - yum yum
Cheesecake - yummy
Red Bean Jelly - yum yum
Chocolate Panacotta - yummy
Banana Trifle - okay

Pahabol Plate
French fries tastes like it has been cooked early morning - Yuk!
Pig on a basket - so-so
Chicken Nuggets - first piece yummy but second one is not

Overall, I like the ambience but in terms of food other buffets like Dad's International is much more sulit in terms of quality they are serving. Imagine no wagyu beef, crabs, squids, oysters and peking duck that they use to serve before. The pink salmon section took ages to be refilled. I went 4 times before I was able to get another platito. The roast beef that is the other expensive dish present is so hard to chew. The pizza was sunog ang crust. My happy plate was the dessert plate. 


Food – 2.00 stars
Service – 4.5 stars
Ambiance – 4.5 stars
Value – 2.00 stars



Buffet101 International Cuisine
Address: Bldg K, Seaside Blvd, San Miguel by the Bay, SM Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay, 1300
Phone:(02) 556 2888
Hours: 11AM–2:30PM, 5:30–10:30PM

Just a random rant scenario we witness in this resto:  A group of older peeps in the other table who stole candies. They look decent but after their meal they started coming back and forth with plates and glasses of these expensive jelly beans and gummies. When the waiters are not looking the one who is wearing a red headband started pouring all the candies in her big shoulder bag placed below the table.  The candies they have pocketed could have been  equivalent to one full adult meal or maybe more! Mga Filipino talaga nakakahiya. 

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