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Laughing Buddha

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Prospect Hill 10-12 Victory Court, Douglas
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Kirkcudbright, United Kingdom
1 review
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Advised not to go, but went. Guy surprised we wanted in,so ten minutes later we left.Was great 25 years ago, now pure grot!

1 Thank Douggie W
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Arrived and the waiter took our food order after ruffly 5 minutes, some of our drinks arrived and after waiting one of our party asked for the rest and asked if our order could be taken, eventually the waiter came over - took half of our order and then said he couldn't take our order and lifted the drinks that... More 

Thank Matthew P
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Food awful, service awful, toilets male and female not useable, how can they stay open? Absolutely the worst restaurant I have ever had the misfortune to visit. If you eat here after reading this seriously you deserve what you get. Terrible terrible terrible food and service.

Thank Desmodue900
Douglas, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016

Only one person serving , cooking ,cleaning up . Food was well below its standards would not go back for a second helping

Thank Mark M
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199 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

Probably my worst dining experience on the island. I will caveat this review by saying I was told the chef had taken ill and there was an emergency fill-in but they should have closed the restaurant. I had been here once before and it was pretty good so that may be the reason but not an excuse for a terrible... More 

1 Thank Lloyd M
Isle of Man, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016

Ordered a delivery and the food was great, freshly cooked & still hot when it arrived and with several free items included with our order.

Thank GrainneSophie
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49 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

This little restaurant is hidden away. A local recommended it to us. The place was packed. They squeezed us in. Food was lovely. Portion sizes are large. Staff very friendly. Only down side it is unlicensed although some of the locals had brought there own. This restaurant is situated behind marks and Spencer up some steep steps. It would be... More 

Thank Alexa D
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55 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2016

Visit several times and never disappoints, food excellent, staff attentive and reasonably priced wine.

Thank Thorner
Isle of Man, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2016

One of the best Chinese Restaurants I've been to. Very friendly, great food, nice atmosphere. Highly recommended

Thank Manx K
Douglas, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

Go down the steps at the side of lloyds bank on prospect hill in Douglas, so friendly I always have the c banquet to share with my wife the usual hors deuves, duck pancakes in plum sauce and 4 gorgeous main meals special rice and a banana fritters coffee BARGAIN. Treat yourself when in town book a table on line... More 

Thank Martin W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Prospect Hill 10-12 Victory Court, Douglas
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Isle of Man  >  Douglas
  • Phone Number: 01624-67-72-99

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