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Largo Bargellini, 7/8, Florence, Italy
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Ranked #1,260 of 1,973 Restaurants in Florence
Cuisines: Asian
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Description: www.buddakan.it

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  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Market Harborough, United Kingdom
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165 reviews 165 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
137 helpful votes 137 helpful votes
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
2 reviews
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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27 reviews 27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
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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95 reviews 95 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

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
2 reviews
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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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013 via mobile

Visited, but got kicked out without any explanation. It seems that only chinese tourists are welcomed. Aweful smell as well.

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Florence, Italy
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

I've been here twice. The first time, about a year ago, was a pleasant surprise. The food choice was excellent and, even though the restaurant was packed, the service was quick and courteous. I ordered all Korean food and it was very tasty. So, I had no problems coming back a second time. The excellent menu is still there and... More 

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

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