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Buddha Ruksa

3520 SW Genesee St, Seattle, WA 98126-2633
+1 206-937-7676
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“garlic chicken” (12 reviews)
“thai food” (17 reviews)
“curry” (12 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3520 SW Genesee St, Seattle, WA 98126-2633
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love this place. Anything you order is going to be amazing. The o my reason I don’t give it 5 starts is because the service can be spotty. The wait staff is not rude per se but definitely not the friendliest you will wind...More

Thank Manolita L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You often hear people rave about a restaurant but when you get their, your experience is a bit different. WELL, not this time. This place meets all of the reviews. If you visit Seattle, this is must stop! Service is good, and the food excellent....More

Thank margyrl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It doesn’t get better than crispy garlic chicken... wait, have you tried it on top of a caesar salad?

Thank marnankev2
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

So happy to have this restaurant in my neighborhood. It is our Go-to for take outs, garlic chicken, beef salad, and Pad Kee Mao are our favorite. But so many other dishes are equally good. It is run by the nicest people, it is always...More

Thank mskwd
Reviewed October 2, 2018

I tried to call to get a takeout order, went to voicemail that was full!? When I entered, an uninterested waiter took my order and I noticed a sign that said prices will vary from what website? Update the website, because the garlic chicken said...More

Thank ShayShae
Reviewed September 23, 2018

I've been a customer here for over 10 years. It's the go to place for lunch with friends. They let you order from dinner menu during lunch hours and have a family style feast. The crispy garlic chicken aka crack chicken is our favorite. The...More

Thank Stroll2Eat
Reviewed September 13, 2018

This place was packed! Make sure you have reservations. Prices are incredibly reasonable. Food is outstanding. If you are in Seattle - just go there. We each ordered an entree and it was way too much food. Daughter took most of it home with her....More

Thank Sandra W
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

Everything we tried from here was amazing! I can see what people mean by “crack chicken”. Would definitely order it again.

Thank TheWildestHeart
Reviewed August 18, 2018

Family of 4, had dinner after booking a table on the same day. Place was very busy, seems to be quite popular. Having been to Thailand myself I can only say that the food had all the flavours I remembered from south east Asia. Chicken...More

Thank PeHWe
Reviewed August 7, 2018

The sign of a great dining experience is still talking about it days after your meal. Such is the case with Buddha Ruska, located at 35th and Genesee in West Seattle. All of your standard Thai restaurant fare is on the menu but I suggest...More

Thank Tom A
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January 7, 2017|
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Response from SeattleTef | Reviewed this property |
I am so sorry, I did not respond to this question. Yes they do have gluten free options.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3520 SW Genesee St, Seattle, WA 98126-2633
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > West Seattle
  • Neighbourhood: West Seattle
  • Phone Number: +1 206-937-7676
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