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Botermarkt 20, 2311 EN, Leiden, The Netherlands
+31 71 514 0047
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17:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 00:00
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Θεσσαλονίκη, Ελλάδα
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a party of two. The waitress proposed to us a special price menu (24.5 euro per person for 3 plates). Each one of us chose 1 soup, 1 salad and one main course. They charged us 1 menu per person and 1 extra starter (because as they said soup and salad are both starters). Before ordering we have... More 

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Thank Katerina K
Leiden, The Netherlands
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best restaurants in town. The food is really tasty and presented in a really pleasant way (flowers as decoration). The service is fast and friendly. A lot of choices and also vegetarian friendly. Portion sizes are good and waiting time quit low. I would really recommend this restaurant :)!

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Thank Valerie J
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Revisited Buddha this month, as usual we were not disappointed. The food was tasty, plentiful and authentic. The service was excellent by all staff and the atmosphere 'gezellig' and warm. We sat upstairs as we prefer the space and less noise. We will certainly come back!

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Thank Fransmannot
Boskoop, The Netherlands
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64 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

Time to refresh, do a make-over and refine the food. A bit too crowded for my taste, the tables stand very close to each other so you end up looking into other guests plates and hearing other people's conversations. Food is OK but not excellent. In fact, Thai kitchen can be so much better, the food here does not live... More 

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Thank Ag M
Haarlem, The Netherlands
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42 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Really nice restaurant with really good Thai food, authentic tasting and good selection on the menu. The service was a bit slow otherwise would have scored a 5. Don't let this put you off though as I would definitely eat here again. Top notch food!!!

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Thank Robert P
Paignton
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Very good food served in pleasant surroundings. Very busy but fairly quick service. We chose 4 completely different meals( one chicken, one beef, one fish and one veg and sampled each) All were excellent prepared and served.The red snapper was delicious. House wine was very palatable. Waiters were very helpful. Reasonably priced. Would certainly return

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Thank KeithW1492
CA
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127 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

We arrived about 9:30 pm after driving from the airport and the kitchen was good enough to do one of the starters for me as a main. I had a selection of typical Thai offerings such as satay. My husband had the yellow curry, which was beautifully served. We ate on the side of the canal and were one of... More 

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Thank fifraser
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54 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

I love the curry at this place and come here regularly either solo, with my husband or with friends and family. It's very affordable too, three courses cost approximately 25 euro. The location on the canals gives great views. Staff is friendly. Really great place!

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Thank Boyana P
Leiden, The Netherlands
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

For a tournament we booked the top floor, which we do about 4 times per year. Very friendly staff, very cooperative and great coffee. The room is large enough for about 60 people.

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Thank MarkOrietta
Doncaster
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70 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

Great menu, well cooked food, generous portions, reasonable prices and nice staff. Its also well situated in the centre of Leiden and has good decor. Perfect!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$23 - US$31
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 00:00
Monday
17:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 00:00
Thursday
17:00 - 00:00
Friday
17:00 - 00:00
Saturday
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Botermarkt 20, 2311 EN, Leiden, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  South Holland Province  >  Leiden
  • Phone Number: +31 71 514 0047

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