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Laughing Buddha Bar

$$ - $$$, Asian,
Monkey Forest Road | Opposite Cafe Wayan, Ubud 80571, Indonesia
+62 361 970928
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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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 via mobile

Great live music and awesome cold beers. We had a great night and met some great fellow tourists. Go here for a great night out!

Thank Emily C
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here last night and the food was amazing! It was super fast and the staff were very attentive! I had mushroom and chicken lasagne which was weird but SO good and some shrimp wantons which I’m now craving and my friend loved her...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here with my sister on my visit to Bali. Tried a couple things, the marinated olives, rice paper spring rolls, and they were both decent. Had a couple cocktails which were good for the happy hour, but were half the size of a regular...More

Thank cmcquilkin05
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came to Laughing Buddha after a nearly 45 walk and it was totally worth it. Great vibes, amazing music and great drinks (we had a lot of arak shots / cocktails). Food was good as well. Vegetarian options available.

Thank Nishanth S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

always visit the bar in our vacation to Ubud. the bar gave great live music every night with all genre. we love it....

Thank Dyah S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Place packs out quickly but nice to go have a drink & listen to live music! We had a cranberry mojito..didnt taste like cranberry lol! Simple & light food like most places here in ubud!

Thank Bessriella
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went there to get one drink and in the end we came back the day after too. There is live music in the evening which usually gives a very good atmosphere to the place. The prices are average (around 80k for a whiskey straight...More

Thank DMarton
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My partner and I came here on our first night in Ubud. We were lucky to come in happy hour hours with a 2 for 1 cocktail deal which I loved. The food was very good and the service was great. The following night we...More

Thank Steph H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It was the worst service I ever had. We ordered something, got something wrong and they wanted that we pay is, also if it wasn’t our order. After a drink they got us the bill and said the music isn’t for free, so you have...More

Thank Honigtau
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

The band were too loud for me, but I'm a middle aged woman in a 25 year old body! At least they were very good , played good music and were entertaining. Beers quite cheap and it's quick table service. It does get busy quickly...More

Thank ChanD92
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, 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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