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East Buffet Closed!?

winebarb Oct 27, 2008 09:19 AM

drove past the best asain buffet on long island (huntington) sat night. looks like it closed down, any info?

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    MrPhil Oct 27, 2008 01:22 PM

    There was a fire awhile ago (months?) In the kitchen, I think It's suppose to reopen, no word on when. Sorry I don't have any more info, Newsday has mentioned it several times

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    1. re: MrPhil
      winebarb Oct 27, 2008 03:26 PM

      thanks, i was very curious because it always was so crowded

    2. Fred19 Oct 27, 2008 04:21 PM

      They had labor problems. The word was that they were retaining the tips and not properly sharing them with the waiters. There was a picket line with strikers, and other people working as strikebreakers. The food and service deteriorated seriously and there was less customers. I liked them up until my last visit there. I feel bad that they are gone.


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