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The Happy Buffalo

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Awesome snack-bar style food, cold beer and cocktails, a little sass from behind the bar and the best sunset in Hoi An! **Please note, we're an open-air restaurant/bar so we're open weather-permitting. Follow us on Facebook or Instagram @happybuffalohoian for daily updates!**
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
Bar, Fusion, Vietnamese, Asian
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Table Service
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What a great little bar....on the way back from beach. Always greeted with a smile from Debbie and Hugh the owners. Best Expresso Martini ever. Magnificent bites to eat. A must visit 😁

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Maria19652014
909happyb, Owner at The Happy Buffalo, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks, Deb does make a great Expresso Martini.

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were blown away! Our food was sensational. The buns on the chicken sliders are so light and airy, unlike anything we’ve had before. They had a wide range of beverages, including cocktails! The services was warm and welcoming. Local women cook and prepare your...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Kate L
909happyb, Owner at The Happy Buffalo, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We are happy you enjoyed, hope to see you again.

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Fantastic Sliders, Wasabi Spring Rolls and Chicken Wings. We will come back to try more from the great Menu. By the way - super nice service and ambiance too!

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Peterkaareholmtoft
909happyb, Owner at The Happy Buffalo, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for these kind word hope to see you again

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Do not miss out on some excellent bar food: sliders, crispy chicken on rice waffles, pork buns to name a few; along with happy hour all day long. You can always judge the quality of an establishment from the quality of the house wines, french...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Amena S
909happyb, Owner at The Happy Buffalo, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for this glowing review. Safe travels and we hope to see you again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We absolutely loved this place. The food was insane. I had the pork bao buns and the potato croquettes which I would definitely recommend. The homemade ginger beer was delicious as well. I paid around 100,000 dong for my meal and drink which was such...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank PBurdett19
909happyb, Owner at The Happy Buffalo, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

It was nice to meet you both last night. Enjoy your time in Hoi An and safe travels.

Reviewed June 11, 2019

Really enjoyed our dinner here and everything we ordered was delicious. Relived to have a page of vegetarian options for my daughters to choose from. Would recommend

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Stellambu
909happyb, Owner at The Happy Buffalo, responded to this reviewResponded June 11, 2019

Really happy you enjoyed your night with us. Safe travels and remember to keep using the sunblock.

Reviewed June 8, 2019 via mobile

I've been here twice on my stay in Hoi An. Friendly staff and great battered fish if that's your thing. Had the fish sliders and fish tacos, both of which were excellent.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank slaw2019
909happyb, Owner at The Happy Buffalo, responded to this reviewResponded June 8, 2019

Great to see you again. Have to agree the fish is really good.

Reviewed May 25, 2019 via mobile

Went to the restaurant to have some food and drinks. Food was really nice and different from the other places and very good mojito! The owner is kind and friendly. Location is lovely, next to the river. We will back!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank giorgettes
909happyb, Owner at The Happy Buffalo, responded to this reviewResponded May 27, 2019

Look forward to your return

Reviewed May 9, 2019 via mobile

Great staff. Lovely view of the river. Even if it's just for a swift pit stop, make sure you pop in and try the expresso martini!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank EdwardDee1967
909happyb, Owner at The Happy Buffalo, responded to this reviewResponded May 10, 2019

Thanks, Deb does make a great espresso martini.

Reviewed May 9, 2019 via mobile

Awesome place to chill and enjoy a cold drink, good company, watching the world pass by and food... wonderful

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank margielrob14
909happyb, Owner at The Happy Buffalo, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2019

Thanks. Hope to see you again.

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