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Buddha Original

#732 of 2,449 Restaurants in Budapest
Certificate of Excellence
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Terez koerut 46, Budapest 1066, Hungary (Formerly Thai Buddha Etterem)
+36 1 373 0881
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11:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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Lisbon, Portugal
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I found this restaurant walking around randomly with my partner. But for sure it's been one of our best experiences in a "low-cost" (which doesn't mean poor quality) restaurant. We ordered noodles with chicken (nothing special, but I enjoyed them a lot), coconut soup (shout out to this soup, really really good and tasty) and a pink salmon with avocado... More 

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Thank Héctor B
Moscow, Russia
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44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Location. Teréz Körút being one of the most crowded streets in Budapest offers a huge variety of different spots - from cheap bars with low prices for vodka and cocktails, Turkish kebab houses to luxurious restaurants and cafes for hipsters. This spot is located near the train station and not bar from Blaha Lujza Ter underground. About. I found out... More 

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Thank Ekaterina B
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's rare that I give bad reviews for anything but today I will make an exception. I've been here twice and can wholeheartedly say that the service here is horrible, the food is of average quality and the portion sizes are far less than unacceptable. To add insult to injury the prices are far too expensive for what you get.... More 

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Thank Sand_Journey
1 review
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Im visiting this Restaurant often. But just cause of the food.. The service is for this price so awfull,very Bad. I have Bern in a lot of Restaurants, cheap and expensive but Here i have always Bad experience with the service. The Restaurant is quiet expensive, but you get better service in a McDonalds..not kidding guys. I ordered soup,Main course,Sushi.... More 

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Thank Manna R
Guadalajara, Mexico
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

This is not the best, but certainly a very solid Thai restaurant for enjoying a night out. I would recommend it!

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Thank aerochet
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45 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Decent prices, decent food. Portions are good sized. Nothing special, really. Just your ordinary Hungarian restaurant. But not bad!

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Thank Svante E
Hausjarvi, Finland
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31 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Excellent service and food. Bit over priced but not that bad. We had assorted sushi plates with champagne and had good experience and enjoyed.

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Thank 46janis
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Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

We originally came for drinks but decided to purchase the sushi as well. The gentleman at the counter was rude he just said no to everything that we asked. Possibly lost in translation, but the hostess immediately seated us and the experience was nothing less than pleasant from there. We really enjoyed our experience.

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Tallinn
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Where do I begin. While waiting to be served I noticed that at the table next to us people were given forks for their sushi. Face palm. Also having run out of avocado the chef decided to fill their sushi with asparagus. After getting our starters I noticed the waiter walking around with my sushi confused with whose order it... More 

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

We ordered fried rice with chicken and beef with rice noodles. ..sadly the food was very poor quality. ..it was extremely greasy they put half a pint of oil in each meal...beef was extremely chewy...the beer was the only decent thing we had....don't recommend this restaurant.!! .. ..try somewhere else unless you like a greasy spoon meal...what a great disappointment...not... More 

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Thank Ms S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$20
Cuisine
Japanese, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Terez koerut 46, Budapest 1066, Hungary (Formerly Thai Buddha Etterem)
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest
  • Phone Number: +36 1 373 0881

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?