Grand China Buffett and Grill. Located at 1230 National Highway in LaVale, MD, this restaurant offers the very best in casual Chinese dining combined with a wide array of American favorites. The Mongolian BBQ will delight the kids as they watch the food they choose being stir fried right before their eyes. The sushi bar will please the adults in the group, and the crab leg dinner bar is the best seafood for miles. A steamship round of beef or a huge ham are on every dinner bar, and salads, soups, and desserts round out the huge repast. Let the kids top it off with a trip to the ice cream bar. A great bargain! The decor is the typical Chinese restaurant motif, and you’ll be able to sit back and relax in the casual environment. Whether the kids choose fried chicken wings, potatoes, and a salad, or whether they choose Kung Pao chicken, noodle stir fry, and fried rice, they’ll leave with full tummies and a smile. The Grand China is open until 10pm during the week and 11pm on the weekends, making it one of Cumberland’s most accommodating eating spots.
David Dong Asia Buffet. Located at 1262 Vocke Rd. in LaVale, MD, David Dong’s Asia Buffet is a family fixture in the Cumberland MD area. David Dong has been in business for a generation. The Chinese buffet features a variety of traditional family favorites and American dinner specials. The salad bar is sure to provide something for everyone and desserts include pastries as well as fruit. For the little ones, don’t forget cubes of squiggly jello! David Dong’s serves the best General Tsao’s chicken around, and manages to hit that perfect blend of spicy and sweet. The little ones will enjoy the pizza and the chicken nuggets. David Dong’s Asia Buffet has it all.
CiCi’s Pizza. Located at 12101 Winchester Road, Cici’s is part of a national chain of pizza restaurants that specialize in families. From the child-proof booths to the game room, there’s something to occupy children of every age. The pizza bar contains a wide variety of pizzas, including Western Barbeque pizza and a Jalapeño special. A small salad bar provides a crisp start to the meal while the apple dessert pizza and the brownies top off a great meal. If you need a good spot for a child’s birthday part, CiCi’s is it. There’s even a large inflatable throne for the birthday boy or girls. The restaurant reserves birthdays in advance and ropes off plenty of room for a boisterous group of young ones!