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Buddha Bar

Place du Casino, Monte-Carlo 98000, Monaco
+377 98 06 19 19
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Ranked #7 of 98 Restaurants in Monte-Carlo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $6 - $106
Cuisines: Asian, Japanese, Thai
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Lounge bar and restaurant. Amber lighting, a Zen atmosphere, decor blending fabrics, colors, "objets d'art". Asian fusion cuisine, a subtle blend of Chinese, Thai and Vietnamese influences. A special mention for exceptional cocktails to accompany sushi, maki and sashimi, revisited by the Buddha-Bar.
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Edinburgh
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW via mobile

Been here twice now, absolutely love it. The atmosphere is fantastic! The food and drinks were amazing, great service from the waiting staff. Food arrived quickly which was good. Music was good and later on live DJ starts - perfect for sitting down in the lounge area with a cocktail! Tip: Reserve a table in advance. We booked for 8pm... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 NEW via mobile

Amazing decor & ambience - stunning food - great service. Only complaint is food came far to quickly before wine arrived so didn't have time to enjoy! (But the first bar where we had pre dinner drinks we waited over 1/2 an hour so i shouldn't complain) Loved the menu and will return to try some other items.

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Tala, Cyprus
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014 NEW via mobile

I invited some friends to impress them and they were indeed impressed. Very nice decor, very polite service. We chose their signature menu and enjoyed every bit of it. Had to bottles of Pouilly Fuissé and paid a total of 500 euros. It was worth it, would definitely go back.

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Epsom, United Kingdom
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57 reviews 57 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 NEW

The decor is impressive and the cocktails are very good. No comment on food as didn't order anything to eat. In my view, the music played by the DJ was random, disjointed and detracted from the general experience.

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Khamis Mushait, Saudi Arabia
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60 reviews 60 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Truly enjoyed our night out at the Buddha Bar. It was our first time to go to one and have since found there are quite a few locations. This one is in the building that houses the world famous Monte Carlo Casino. We had one entree, one salad and fried rice. Plenty for two.

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Monaco-Ville, Monaco
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

This is a classic in Montecarlo, as it was for me in Paris. It's a very good place for an after dinner drink, even if of course you can eat there, and so go for dinner too. It's quite expensive but the service and the atmosphere are over the top. You can meet famous people, as well as the best... More

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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32 reviews 32 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

we were over Buddha Bar, steps away from the Fairmont Montecarlo for an after dinner drink and listen some music, great atmosphere as usual and very nice people

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Came here with a few friends and absolutely loved it, great music and drinks menu... We will be back for sure soon

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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285 reviews 285 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
182 helpful votes 182 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

This place is located just up the hill from the Fairmont Hotel, on the way to Casino Square. We stopped in 3 times on 3 different nights during our Monte Carlo adventure. All 3 nights the place was packed with a line at the door...A few kind words and a smile, to the door men, from our Leading Lady got... More

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Amsterdam, the Netherlands
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58 reviews 58 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Just another copy of the Parisian original. Expensive drinks, loud music and lots of men showing of way too young girlfriends. But hey, this is Monaco

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