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1056 Ashford Ave., San Juan 00907, Puerto Rico
787-725-6919
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Ranked #119 of 646 Restaurants in San Juan
Price range: $25 - $100
Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Wed 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thu - Sat 11:30 am - 12:00 am
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Atlanta, Georgia
Top Contributor
100 reviews 100 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

We had a delicious dinner here recently. The food was very creative and tasty. Prices are a bit high, but expected. We would recommend it. The young lady serving us was quick with recommendations - a bit too much - and was very focused on chatting with the other wait staff so we had a hard time getting her attention.... More 

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Atlanta, GA
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77 reviews 77 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

This place specializes in large portion dishes, at high prices, to be shared in a group. So if you're dining solo the menu doesn't work well. I don't know if they rush groups, but as a single my entree arrived before I finished the starter....and they wanted to take away the starter! The food was okay, but not exceptional. The... More 

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Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Spent several hours at the bar our first night in town. Christopher at the first bar gave us all the local insider tips to get around easily and efficiently. He even took the time to write out everything we should see and gave us his personal phone number in case we had questions or needed anything. He is definitely a... More 

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Brookfield, Wisconsin
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

The food is sensational and the atmosphere matches. Lovely place for Asian fusion cuisine. Our server was gracious and helpful, making my entrée meet my dietary needs.

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Toronto, Canada
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

The service was fantastic and the food was not only delicious but also beautiful. Really cool food combos. Great atmosphere. Delish cocktails.

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Overpriced and overrated. Went for dinner on New Year's eve. Service was poor, food was poor. The only good thing was the terrace for watching the fireworks. Not going there again, ever.

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Richmond, Virginia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Had reservations for New Years Eve, unaware that they were doing a prix fixe menu with very limited selections. Appetizers were very good. Cocktails were bad. Entrees were very bad, took forever to arrive, arrived over a span of half an hour for a party of eight, one entrée order missed and further delayed. Five of us ordered the "surf... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

We ate here our first night in town and it was soooo good! I would come back for the duck confit and the pork dumplings. We also recommend the Geisha sushi roll and the pork belly sliders with caramel sauce.

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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

What a surprise to have the best Tuna I've ever eaten at a restuarnant in Puerto Rico. The food at Budatai was excellent. All four of us had great meals and service was tops as well. I highly recommend this restaurant.

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

I loved Budatai, very romantic, good food and good service. I love it. The Calamares are the best I ever try. Go there and you will have a very nice time!!!

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Additional Information about Budatai

Address: 1056 Ashford Ave., San Juan 00907, Puerto Rico
Phone Number: 787-725-6919
Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Friday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 25 - 100

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