- Joined: 10/18/2005
- Location: albuquerque, NM
RE: Golden Corral, anything good there?
Mon, 09/25/06 6:21 PM
the hubster and i just came back from the grand opening of golden corral#2 in the country.
the place holds 995 people, has 5 managers on site at all times and the food is every bit as good as the mediocre buffets in LV. for $5.99, it was an all you can eat orgy. spaghetti w/ meatballs, hot italian sausages, lasagna, pizza, bruchetta, veal parm, chicken caccatori, antipasti minestroni. that's the italian section. the american section had corn, green beans, lima beans, carrots, baked potatoes and baked sweet potatoes, cabbage,mushrooms, salads, seafood salad, pickled beets,pot roast, fried chicken, fried clams, baked tilapli, beer battered fried halibut, clam chowder, meatloaf,turkey sliced to order as was ham, the mexican section had posole, enchiladas(cheese and beef) chili, tacos,refried and pinto beans,tamales,calabectas..the asian had spring roll wraps,pho,beef and broccoli, shrimp lo mein,
hunan shrimp, pork, family delight, squid, crab legs,hot and sour soup,fried tofu..the bakery had a chocolate fountain, fresh fruit,cakes galore, cup cakes, eclairs, cookies, 6 different sherbets 6 different flavor ice creams,cream puffs, cobblers(apple, peach, blueberry, blackberry). i forgot the chicken noodle soup, the tortilla soup, the pies,and free refills.oh, and the puddings, including indian pudding, baked apples with cinnamon candy in the center. this was the early bird food.
at 5, the real meal starts with shrimp, steak,ribs,along with everything else. whew!i forgot the chicken fried steak,liver and onions chicken pot pie...