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1056 Cond Ashford Plz, San Juan 00911-1102, Puerto Rico
+1 787-725-6919
11:30 - 22:00
Closed now
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Sun 11:30 - 22:00
Mon - Wed 11:30 - 23:00
Thu - Sat 11:30 - 00:00
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Hayling Island, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Fantastic restaurant, atmosphere great, staff efficient and friendly and the food is amazing. The pork belly salted caramel profiteroles are the best appetizers we had all holiday. Would highly recommend.

Thank JanB123
Bedford, New York
Level Contributor
3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Great apps, good main dishes. Great drinks. Food had Too much salt. Service was average. Not as good as our experience 5 years ago.

Thank mike372017
Cleveland, Ohio
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We go to Puerto Rico every year & have been to going to Budatai since 2010. We have sometimes gone twice during our week's visit. Went there last night and it was awful! Although the wasabi Caesar salad was not on the menu my husband asked the waiter if it was still possible to get one. The waiter said yes... More 

Thank ciaobb66
San Juan
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We are neighbors and once in a while liked eating at Budatai. Went two nights ago, and were so disappointed! The once great calamari that we loved could not be eaten, so salty and thickly breaded, had to return them, the ahí tuna not as before, and the rice with duck and amarillos, swimming in soy sauce, so salty again!... More 

Thank ivegourmet
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I just had dinner at Budatai. This was our third visit. When we were in San Juan two years ago, we had such a great experience during our first visit that we went a second time. However, the experience this year was much different. We had read some of the recent reviews before going, but we couldn't... More 

Thank Matt W
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Good service, menu was unique combining local flavors with an Asian touch. They have a good selection of alcohol and wine/

Thank Ivan M
Oviedo, Florida
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138 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was wonderful! We ordered wine and several tapas suggested by the waiter. He did seem put off a little that we were not ordering a large entre' in addition. We filled up completely on 4 smaller items. It was our first time eating in Puerto Rico and I must say the food has amazing spice combinations. I would go... More 

Thank HavingFunAt50Plus
Arecibo, Puerto Rico
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best Dumplings I ever taste. Excellent Filet Mignon and Mamposteao. Nice place and very good service. Reasonable price for the location it has.

Thank DRJSmile
New Haven, Connecticut
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30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Compared to other nearby restaurants, food was expensive, small portioned, and pretentious. If your scene is going out just to be seen, then you may like this place.

Thank ericoftheeeast
Basking Ridge, New Jersey
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The veggie fried rice and the veggie rice noodle dishes were very tasty! Very nice ambiance and the wait staff was efficient, attentive and very friendly.

Thank Dana G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1056 Cond Ashford Plz, San Juan 00911-1102, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-725-6919

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?