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Buddha's

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Botermarkt 20, Leiden, The Netherlands
071-514 00 47
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5:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 5
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Love Thai food

Popular thai restaurant in Leiden with nice and fresh spicy thai food. The dessert menu is a bit poor though.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
Bilge1961
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Leiden, The Netherlands
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Leiden, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Popular thai restaurant in Leiden with nice and fresh spicy thai food. The dessert menu is a bit poor though.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

The food was really good (though extremely spicey!). the only bad thing was the very slow service... I would definitely recommend eating there

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Leiden, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

I have had a marvelous vegetarian meal at Buddha's. I went for the 3-gangen-menu, which was very reasonably priced and got a lovely three course menu with well balanced flavours and beautiful ingredients. The food is ment to be Thai but I feel that it inclines more towards Asian fusion. And that is a compliment because it makes the food... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

We visited Buddah's restaurant some years ago and considered it time for a reprise. And, just like then, we we quite happy with our choice. The restaurant has a menu with a wide range of choices from the Thai kitchen. Dishes with beef, pork, chicken, fish, veggy, and even duck on the special menu. Each item on the menu is... More 

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Verona, NJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

One of the best Thai meals I have had. What a find in Leiden! Delicious, fresh, and authentic! I am visiting from the US and this place was easy find, how a lovely atmosphere and the food was delicious!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Celebrated a birthday in this restaurant, and it was worth doing so! A selection of starters, maincourses and deserts was made, every one very nice to eat! Compliments to the staff that were very efficient and friendly!

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Leiderdorp, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 via mobile

This must definitely be my favourite Thai restaurant. The setting inside is very nice and cosy. Excellent service and the food is just awesome. Price are not to expensive. For €25-€30 you will have a starter, diner and desert. For me it's always a party to eat here!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014 via mobile

In my opinion the food is as good as the other Thai restaurants in Leiden but a bit better priced. Especialy during the week days for the three course menu price of 22 euro it offers very good price quality ratio. Everything very fresh and all dishes have different taste. The dishes are not very spicy, certainly less than many... More 

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Leiden, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

Nice location, possible to sit outside right on a boat on the channel. The food is good quality, and is just the right amount of spicy. Service is quick but not extraordinary. Only minus point is at you do not get much rice, one small bowl for two full dishes. it is possible to order more, for an additional fee... More 

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Leiden, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

This is a great Thai food restarant! Very tasteful food, friendly people and they have a nice entourage! It's less expensive then Sabai Sabai.

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Additional Information about Buddha's

Address: Botermarkt 20, Leiden, The Netherlands
Phone Number: 071-514 00 47
Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  South Holland Province  >  Leiden
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 23 - 31
Cuisine: Thai

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Botermarkt 20, Leiden, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  South Holland Province  >  Leiden
  • Phone Number: 071-514 00 47

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 23 - 31
  • Cuisine: Thai
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am

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