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Bamboo Buddha

$$ - $$$Cafe, , Healthy
221 Wattle Tree Rd, Holgate, New South Wales 2250, Australia
+61 2 4365 5810
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“pumpkin tart” (2 reviews)
“soba noodles” (2 reviews)
“cakes” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Australian, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
221 Wattle Tree Rd, Holgate, New South Wales 2250, Australia
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1 - 10 of 95 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

I was amazed by the relaxed tropical atmosphere, and delicious menu. Not having been to a Vegetarian cafe previously, I was pleasantly surprised. Especially by the delicious food.There were 15 people attending our party and everyone enjoyed their meal.

Thank Wendy P
Tanya H, Owner at Bamboo Buddha, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks so much for your kind words :)

Reviewed 1 week ago

Just 7mins out of Erina and into a tropical paradise! The vegetarian menu has something for everyone - I had an incredible crunchy risotto - delicious. Table settings are outdoors or open undercover, surrounded by the best collection of mature bamboos and rainforest gardens with...More

Thank Roz686
Tanya H, Owner at Bamboo Buddha, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're so glad you enjoyed your time with us. Thanks for taking the time to write a lovely review :). Kind regards, BB

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

5 star gourmet food. 5 star resort like surroundings and decor to match the tropical-Balinese type relaxed setting. Friendly staff and pet friendly as well. Will always be returning there.

Thank julieandphil2017
Tanya H, Owner at Bamboo Buddha, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We look forward to your next visit. Kind regards, BB

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A vegetarian cafe, I have been coming here for years and never disappointed. Open air cafe set on an acreage. Food is beautiful and coffee fabulous. Yoga and other classes are held here. When friends are up from Sydney I always take them here and...More

Thank Toniy944
Tanya H, Owner at Bamboo Buddha, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your feedback! We're so glad you enjoy sharing our space. Kind regards, BB

Reviewed October 3, 2017 via mobile

I've visited this restaurant many times, and each time thoroughly enjoyed myself. The environment is beautiful and incredibly relaxing, from the koi fish to the bamboo to the pillow beds. The food is delicious, I've tried many different dishes and loved every one. The meals...More

Thank KaelaPhilli
Tanya H, Owner at Bamboo Buddha, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you! It really means a lot to us that you have taken the time to share your experience. We are so pleased you enjoy spending time at Bamboo Buddha and hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, BB

Reviewed September 14, 2017

The Bamboo Buddha is a great place for breakfast, lunch or morning tea. I have been there a few times for morning tea. Their cakes are delicious. I most recently had their chocolate fudge brownie with cream. It was beautiful. Gooey chocolate brownie with walnuts...More

Thank Lauren M
Tanya H, Owner at Bamboo Buddha, responded to this reviewResponded September 17, 2017

Thank you for your lovely review! I'm glad you enjoyed the home made brownie :)

Reviewed September 12, 2017

We had a really lovely lunch here today. The vegetarian food was healthy and tasty and the setting was really quite adorable. There was a lovely pool full of fat koi nearby and we were surrounded by bamboo and greenery. We enjoyed our lunch very...More

Thank Roslyn35
Tanya H, Owner at Bamboo Buddha, responded to this reviewResponded September 17, 2017

Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review. It was lovely to meet you and I hope we see you again soon.

Reviewed September 1, 2017 via mobile

Great choice of healthy food both savoury & sweet, in a lovely, comfortable & peaceful venue as long as it doesn't rain, but today couldn't have been more pleasant. The lentil curry, raw cacao & pistachio slice and chai tea on almond milk without exception...More

Thank Nonapama
Tanya H, Owner at Bamboo Buddha, responded to this reviewResponded September 3, 2017

Thank you! We really love hearing from our customers and it was our pleasure to look after you during your visit. Kind regards, BB

Reviewed August 23, 2017

Wow, what a hidden gem. Great Vegetarian and Vegan food. Loved the tea. The food is so fresh. Shared the Burger, Tofu salad and Crispy risotto, All were wonderful. Loved the outdoor areas, lots of little sitting areas, with heaters and blankets. Under cover area...More

Thank Pauline B
Tanya H, Owner at Bamboo Buddha, responded to this reviewResponded August 25, 2017

Thanks so much for taking the time to share your experience. We really appreciate the feedback :) Kind regards, BB

Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

A regular Sunday morning brunch retreat for us. Surrounded by such a calming atmosphere with its outdoor / indoor settings under bamboo trees , semi Rainforest and inground fish ponds. The menu suits our healthy diet and the staff are so friendly. We love the...More

Thank Jeni F
Tanya H, Owner at Bamboo Buddha, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2017

Thank you! We are really glad you enjoy spending time at our little slice of heaven in Holgate :) Kind regards, BB

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$8 - $15
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 221 Wattle Tree Rd, Holgate, New South Wales 2250, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Holgate
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4365 5810
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Description
The Bamboo Buddha - a cafe oasis. Located in Holgate, the high standard of vegetarian and vegan food, delicious cakes, organic coffee and teas lures clientele from far and wide, encouraging an holistic approach to life in a stunning environment.
Set in a serene Bali style garden setting featuring koi and goldfish ponds. There is also a Gallery featuring local artists. We also run classes in the Gallery - Yoga, meditation and wellness.
Reservations are recommended on weekends.
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