Beware of the Buffet
Chances are, if you're grabbing a bite to eat at a buffet, you know there's a layer of "ick" for some folks. From everyone putting their grubby hands on the serving spoons to how long some of the food sits under the heat lamp, buffets aren't always the place you go when you want the freshest, most delicious food.
That being said: There are also plenty of high-quality buffets serving up some seriously delicious food. Even at the fanciest buffets with the best reputations, though, there are some things you're better off avoiding. Whether you should stay away because of possible contaminations or because you'll get too full to enjoy the value aspect, here are eight things to avoid putting on your plate at a buffet.