The Davenport Signature Buffet

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Spokane's most acclaimed brunch is served in one of the Davenport’s legendary ballrooms. The hotel's top chefs pull out all the stops to create a culinary fête that includes lavish buffets of seafood, a cascading chocolate fountain, salads and specialty items, house-made desserts, and carved-to-order meats.

Champagne Sunday Brunch is the perfect way to round off every weekend or celebrate a special holiday event. Large parties welcome.

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HT
Louisville
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 1food 1service 1ambience 1

We were from out of town and very excited to try this Easter Brunch at the Davenport. We were extremely disappointed in everything. We waited approximately 10 minutes before a server approached us for drinks. Food selection was very limited and not good. The price of this brunch was outrageous. Two people cost over $200 with tip. There was no ambiance, very loud and hectic. Very disappointed, sorry to say.

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KZ
Phoenix
3 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We attend Easter brunch every year and are never disappointed.

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OT
Seattle
5 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 3food 3service 3ambience 4

I was disappointed with Easter brunch. The food was not spectacular. The only thing that was worth writing home about was the French toast. There were also way too many tables packed into the room, it was almost impossible to get up to go get your food. And the service was mediocre. Our drinks were empty several times & had to wait more than 10 minutes before we could flag down anyone, not even our server for a refill. Not to mention the other diners were rude & inconsiderate with a touch of entitlement. I will not return to the champagne brunch & would not recommend anyone spend their hard earned $ on it, especially on a holiday when it is $20 more/pp.

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KM
1 review
Dined on April 14, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

I love the Davenport Buffet! The food and ambiance is always fantastic. My favorite is the coconut passion fruit panna cotta.

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CS
1 review
Dined on April 7, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

This buffet never disappoints!! We love it! We’ll be back again and again!

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RW
1 review
Dined on April 7, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The food was amazing and the service was the best that I have ever received.

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MB
1 review
Dined on March 24, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The food and dining experience was excellent. Wait staff was attentive keeping glasses filled and clearing used dishes from tables. We will definitely be returning.

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KM
1 review
Dined on March 24, 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

We had a great experience! The customer service was outstanding. The service was amazing and it was absolutely beautiful inside and out. It was my first time here and truely was a great experience. The only thing was I had a 100$ gift card and once we were checking out they checked the balance in the back and it didn't go through so unfortunately they ran my debit card for the full amount... She corrected it in the end but meaning that we had to cancel our reservations at another place for 2/25 for our anniversary, as it will take the bank 7-10 business days to correct to error meaning I'm down 245$ instead of 64$.. oh well.. we had a great time all in all and it was a beautiful place to have brunch.

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MS
Fayetteville
1 review
Dined on March 24, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We had a great experience ! The food was delicious and the service was beyond wonderful. Refills of mimosa were prompt as well as clearing of used plates. The price was well worth it. there was such a variety it was hard to choose. Our 6 yo loved the dessert section with chocolate fountain !! Will definitely be back !!

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SH
1 review
Dined on March 24, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

It is definitely a five star meal in terms of quality and choice of food. But make sure you are HUNGRY so you can eat enough to get your money’s worth! Save room for dessert too! The dessert options are amazing!

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DW
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on March 17, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

I love the quality of food, the ambiance of where you eat your meal and I love the wait staff, especially Robert. The only thing I wish is the food in the metal containers was a little hotter.

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EO
1 review
Dined on March 17, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Fabulous food, stunning setting. We thoroughly enjoyed our special day at the Davenport!

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L
1 review
Dined on March 10, 2019
Overall 1food 1service 5ambience 4

This buffet is not like it used to be. Not much of a selection for the price and the quality of the food has gone way downhill.

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D
1 review
Dined on March 10, 2019
Overall 2food 4service 3ambience 2

The food was delicious. We had reservations and were seated right away. Refills on drinks were very slow (more ice for the ice tea would have been welcome, too). But the overall experience was not good for what was supposed to be a special occasion for us. My husband (who is 5'11 and average weight) was sitting in a chair that broke. He fell to the floor. Fortunately he bounces well, was not hurt and has a good sense of humor but it was embarrassing and really soured the overall experience for us. This was our first time here. I don't know if we will be back.

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JS
1 review
Dined on March 3, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

I came here for my birthday with my mother and it was amazing, they kept the mimosas coming, the food was to die for, from sausage, bacon, turkey, the potatoes, they had salads, and cheeses, and the chocolate fountain down to the chocolate covered strawberries were perfect. I would most definitely recommend this to friends.

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MS
Seattle
1 review
Dined on March 3, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing food, outstanding service, totally worth the price. A great event for a special occasion or just an exceptional brunch.

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OT
1 review
Dined on February 24, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Best service!

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D
1 review
Dined on February 24, 2019
Overall 3food 2service 5ambience 5

Food seemed like it was made prior and warmed up to serve. Have been to this event previously and it was much better than this time. Dissapointing. Our waiter was amazing though.

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PP
1 review
Dined on February 17, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Go there times a year always the best never had a bad experience

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R
Seattle
3 reviews
Dined on February 10, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing food selection and great atmosphere. Look forward to going back

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TB
Seattle
1 review
Dined on February 10, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

It was truly one of those special, memorable experiences. Seated at a charming little table by the fireplace we enjoyed an absolutely stunning array of delectable foods, all expertly prepared and elegantly presented. The Eggs Benedict was honestly the best we've ever had and the crepes with the mixed berry compote was simply lovely. There were also exquisite little cheesecakes and a deceptively scrumptious so-called flour-less chocolate cake. The hostess and servers were also very friendly and welcoming without being hoovering or intrusive. We honestly didn't know what to expect so we were very pleasantly surprised and we left feeling we enjoyed a very special treat on a snowy Feb morning. Very classy and elegant without the pretense. Nice.

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CM
1 review
Dined on February 10, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

You can find everything you want to eat. Prime rib, prawns, amazing desserts... The only downer is your tummy isn’t big enough. Having the Bloody Mary bar included would also be a plus.

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LB
1 review
Dined on February 3, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Our server, Michelle, was fantasic and we enjoyed her very much. The atmosphere and selection of brunch offerings was outstanding. Going to The Davenport Hotel for Sunday Brunch is truly a special experience.

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J
Kansas City
14 reviews
Dined on February 3, 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

The Davenport is such a great hotel that having brunch before a matinee play was really great. Many many food choices, bottomless Mimosas and a fun Bloody Mary bar. The price per person is fair given the level of service, the range and quality of food and the included Mimosas. We had an excellent time.

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MN
Seattle
1 review
Dined on February 3, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Gluten and dairy free foods are always challenging but not at the Davenport! They were very helpful with helping me choose the right foods and I was extremely pleased with selection of high quality dishes.

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c
Seattle
1 review
Dined on February 3, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We had this planned for months. Unfortunately, my husband had to have surgery and could not attend. We had one of our grandson's friends come along to fill the seat and use the extra ticket. We all had a wonderful time. Thank you so much.

























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SG
1 review
Dined on January 27, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Bought the Davenport's Sunday Brunch for my parents (dad's birthday). They couldn't say enough about the quality, variety, and wonderful service. A great experience.

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I
1 review
Dined on January 27, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 3ambience 5

Setting and food were amazing, but service for plate removal and drink refills was very slow. Even with that concern, the experience is highly recommended.

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OT
Seattle
1 review
Dined on January 13, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Wonderful building. Food amazing. And service was top notch. Thanks Robert.

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OT
Hawaii
3 reviews
Dined on January 6, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Love coming here when visiting family. Great ambience and service.

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Washington DC
1 review
Dined on January 6, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

40th Birthday celebration. Mary, our server, was incredible! She kept our table clear and our glasses full and she was friendly and helpful.

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BC
1 review
Dined on December 30, 2018
Overall 2food 3service 5ambience 1

We were so looking forward to a nice brunch at the beautiful Davemport Hotel. We were seated in a very large, LOUD brightly lit flourescent banquet room, at a table for 8 (there were 2 of us). It was freezing and chaotic. We just ate as fast as possible so we could leave. Our waitress was lovely, although we only got two refills on coffee, which was the best part of the meal.

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OT
Seattle
1 review
Dined on December 30, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Food and service were both excellent as they are every time we dine here. It’s why we keep coming back! The ambiance is amazing, the only thing that would have made it better is if John we’re still with us. His presence at the front door will always be a fond memory of ours.

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OT
1 review
Dined on December 30, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Best customer service in the city, staff was amazing. Already planning my next ladies brunch there.

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m
Seattle
3 reviews
Dined on December 30, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

I take a friend for her birthday every year and it is well worth the price.

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KJ
Seattle
1 review
Dined on December 23, 2018
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

Sinjah was our server and he did such an amazing job. It makes all the difference in the world to have a great server. Thank you!

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BM
Washington DC
1 review
Dined on December 23, 2018
Overall 5food 4service 3ambience 1

Food really good but always with the look and taste of food that is being kept warm in chaffing dishes vs. cooked to order. It’s REALLY noisy, so be prepared to not have an intimate conversation. Some noise reduction implements (noise absorbing panels that can be hidden?) would be super helpful.

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g
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on December 23, 2018
Overall 5food 4service 4ambience 4

This was a wonderful experience for our party of 17. Great variety, excellent desserts, cheerful staff even on an extremely busy preChristmas Sunday. I was tickled by the chocolate fountain and that there were two—milk and dark chocolate. A special shout-out to the banquets manager who worked with me on the reservation for my large and often shifting family party. Thank you, Kelly!

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L
Seattle
3 reviews
Dined on December 23, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Always a lovely brunch, excellent food and service. About $10 per person more than it should cost, however.

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TN
1 review
Dined on December 23, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Our family has attended the Sunday Brunch that is right before Christmas the last 2 years and we LOVE the entire experience!

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