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Laughing Buddha Bar

$$ - $$$, Asian,
Monkey Forest Road | Opposite Cafe Wayan, Ubud 80571, Indonesia
+62 361 970928
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“tapas” (65 reviews)
“laksa” (7 reviews)
Opens in 26 min
Bar, Asian, Pub, Indonesian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Monkey Forest Road | Opposite Cafe Wayan, Ubud 80571, Indonesia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Music nightly, fun staff, great drinks. All around good time place. On the main drag of Ubud Monkey forest road.

Thank Samsgrrl00
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went there twice was live music both days ... nice place for those who want to listen live music and have a fews beers and something to eat.. Nice place will definitely comeback

Thank _ananozela
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great bar with a different band playing each day of the week, ranging from rock and blues to disco. Fun for all ages.

Thank ChelsieCalifornia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place was pretty close to our hotel and we decided to stop by for lite dinner and some drinks before waiting for the band. Tapas were good, drinks were reasonably priced. The band that was playing when we were there was good. A great...More

Thank yogagirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This review is for service, as I didn't stay to try the food or drinks. The staff seated me with an elderly couple, who were enjoying their time until they saw me. It was rather unexpected for them, which is completely understandable, as no one...More

Thank Gorana J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good place to have a pre dinner drink or if you like even dinner. Entertainment easy to listen to, nibbles supplied with drinks and prices reasonable especially the 2 for 1 happy hour cocktails.

Thank canddsyd
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

My friend and I went here during our first and last night in Ubud. This is definitely the place to be! The live music and energy is infectious and the amount of talent from all the musicians and singers is immeasurable. We had a best...More

Thank mab4212
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

Went here for a few post dinner drinks with a group of friends. After about half an hour we were asked to leave the bar because 1 friend wasn't drinking due to a stomach bug (4 of us were drinking). Owner told us they were...More

Thank James N
Reviewed August 23, 2018

From our hotel nearby you cannot miss this restaurant in the middle of Ubud. We visitied with our famliy of 8 persons with a menu offering choice for all of us. While the dog was sleeping in the middle of the restaurant, the barman showed...More

Thank HansK774
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

I am away solo for the first 7 days of my trip and this place was great. The staff were attentive, prices good for a town bar, and my Chicken Greek salad was yummy. The band was sensational and really entertaining. Jazz, Soul, funky pop...More

Thank BecSunChaser
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Special occasions
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 2:00 AM
8:30 AM - 2:00 AM
8:30 AM - 2:00 AM
8:30 AM - 2:00 AM
8:30 AM - 2:00 AM
8:30 AM - 2:00 AM
8:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Monkey Forest Road | Opposite Cafe Wayan, Ubud 80571, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Bali  >  Ubud
  • Phone Number: +62 361 970928
Restaurant, Tapas Bar, Cocktail Lounge and Music Venue, the Laughing Buddha is a happening place!There’s something for everyone on our ‘Buddhalicious’ Asian & Mediterranean menu, from famous noodles soups and authentic local fare to tasty tapas and sweet treats.The little sister of Jazz Café, the music is great, with playlists to get you in a happy mood, regular live gigs and special events featuring talented musicians from around the world. Come and mingle with the crowd while sipping an inspired cocktail…or 2 (buy 2 get 1 FREE from 4 to 7pm and 11pm to 1am). Or stop by for lunch and a cool fresh pressed sugar cane juice while taking a stroll along Monkey Forest Road. Open all day, every day and for you night owls…the kitchen is now open until 1am!For an unforgettably fun time in Ubud, Laughing Buddha is the place to be. Seriously!!
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