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Largo Bargellini, 7/8, Florence, Italy
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Description: www.buddakan.it

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good price, good food

A nice place right at piazza Santa Croce, we had a delicious Thai soup, don't miss the prawn curry and coconut milk dish, is really good, we paid €64 for three people, including three main dishes plus three second dishes, one appetizer, water and a bottle of really good sparkling wine.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 7, 2015
Nishka S
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Paris, France
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW via mobile

We walked in at an admittedly busy time and were told to wait 15 minutes. The place was full of tour groups of about 20 people each. We decided to wait and she didn't ask us for details or any information about where to wait or how she would contact us later as there were many people outside sitting on... More 

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Paris, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

A nice place right at piazza Santa Croce, we had a delicious Thai soup, don't miss the prawn curry and coconut milk dish, is really good, we paid €64 for three people, including three main dishes plus three second dishes, one appetizer, water and a bottle of really good sparkling wine.

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Market Harborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We felt a bit silly going for Oriental food in Florence, but fancied a change. Buddakan really exceeded our expectations. All the food was clearly made from scratch and tasted fresh and delicious. How you get crispy cold iceberg lettuce in a hot deep fried spring roll is anyone's guess! Dinner for two (2 starters, 2 mains, 2 sides, steamed... More 

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Florence, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Then Buddakan is the perfect choice. Located at the right side of Santa Croce church facade, just at the beginning of Via San Giuseppe is a perfect stroll to a very satisfactory ambiance and menu. Many Asian cuisines are nicely represented and all at their best.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014 via mobile

Food was impressive and very tasty. Staff were a little off at first but generally helpful. I would definitely recommend

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

After 10 days in Italy, we were getting tired of Pizza's and Pasta's and fast food. Wanted a change of palette and discovered this gem of a place in Florence. The place is on the right side of Santa Croce Church and you cant miss the board. They have Chinese, Thai and Japanese menu. We tried the Chinese and thai... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014 via mobile

If you are craving Thai Fried Rice this may be the place to go. We just got the Thai Fried Noodles and the Thai Fried Rice at only €6,00 each it was not a bad deal and no cover charge for take out. Personally we enjoyed the rice a lot more than the noodles. Only wished that the rice had... More 

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Florence, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Then Buddakan is the perfect choice. Located at the right side of Santa Croce church facade, just at the beginning of Via San Giuseppe is a perfect stroll to a very satisfactory ambiance and menu. Many Asian cuisines are nicely represented and all at their best.

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Florence, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

Florence doesn't have the best selection of Asian cousin. However Buddakan fulfilled all of my asian cravings. Really good price for a lot of food! A must go if you are in the mood for Asian.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

This is one of the best meals I have had in Florence. It's hard to find non-italian cuisines that are quality food and atmosphere, and I was shocked after having a delicious meal that the bill was so little. I strongly recommend this restaurant for anyone looking for something other than basic pasta and Italian dishes. 5 stars all the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Largo Bargellini, 7/8, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Asian, Thai

Description

www.buddakan.it

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