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Fat Buddha Asian Kitchen

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Unit 6B 6C Walkergate, Durham DH1 1SQ, England
+44 191 383 1390
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12:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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Consett, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Never been here before but after reading the positive reviews i thought why not try the restaurant out for myself. I must say the food is absolutely amazing and the staff are also really friendly and made me feel welcomed, i couldnt fault anything there as everything was spot on, will definitely be coming back again no doubt. If there... More 

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Thank OlympiaPowell1993
Durham, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been previously, food is average. Overpriced for what it is really. Good atmosphere. Not keen on the bar area on weekends. Tried to organise a group booking for 15-20 people however they did not want to know and did not bother to get in touch; clearly don't want the business. Needs customer service

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Thank Charlotte R
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Things went wrong from beginning, when sit down and seat was expensively wet. Have to got waitress to dry the seat. Ordered our food and additional dish arrived, we were informed that it would just be added to the bill. We weren't asked if we wished to keep the dish. Food was very bland the hand pulled chicken and sweetcorn... More 

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Thank Ayuko T
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unfortunately the food and service seem to have gone down hill a little. We have gave it a few last chances but always feel disappointed when we leave.

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Mandy_Sunshine
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited yesterday for a meal with four friends. Overall the food and drinks were ok, but the service was not! Staff just appeared miserable and really made you feel like you were putting them out! To top it off our bill arrived and we left our money which was taken by a male staff member. The male staff member then... More 

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Thank M_Sunshine2016
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Decided to try Fat Buddha for my birthday meal before going to the Gala Theatre for a show. The restaurant looked a lot different to any we'd been to before. You got the feel of a night club more than a restaurant. Drinks were served fast and our food arrived quickly too, served by the younger, more courteous members of... More 

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South Shields
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Heard quite a bit about Fat Buddha so decided to give it ago. Booked online fairly easily. Called in early and found that our table was right out of the way in a corner. Changed it to be more in the hub of the restaurant. Our table was ready when we arrived. From that moment onwards our mood deteriorated due... More 

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2 Thank Richard S
United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited here for the first time for my brother's birthday. The staff were lovely and they served us well to fit our preferences. Great atmosphere as well and plenty of room at the table considering we had a toddler with us who cant stay in one place for 30 seconds! I would visit Fat Buddha again in Durham or the... More 

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Thank Rochelle O
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely meal served by a lovely young lady who even spotted I'd left my shopping under the table when I left. Quick friendly and efficient service she is a credit to your restaurant.

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Thank Jane F
Gateshead, England, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Durham and came for lunch. Friendly staff and a great value lunch menu, could be a little warmer but never the less very tasty

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Thank Charlotte H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$32
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Thai, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Unit 6B 6C Walkergate, Durham DH1 1SQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +44 191 383 1390

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