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The Fat Buddha

378 High Street, Berkhamsted HP4 1HU, England
+44 1442 879995
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (26 reviews)
“murgh” (3 reviews)
“coconut rice” (3 reviews)
Open Now
17:30 - 23:00 Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
378 High Street, Berkhamsted HP4 1HU, England
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. Fabulous Food
"Fabulous food, atmosphere and staff."
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2. Superb Service
"Fantastic ambiance,superb service and delicious food."
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3. Top Rate Restaurant
"This a top rate restaurant service impeccable food"
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1 - 10 of 266 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Was looking forward to eating here with a group of friends after hearing such rave reviews. However, the service was just terrible and the food, bordering on inedible. After complaining to the waiter when I finally got some attention (literally had to call him from...More

Thank MisterALG
Reviewed 6 days ago

After moving from Abbots Langley, which in my opinion has one of the best Indian restaurants around, we were a little apprehensive to try anywhere new when we moved to Berkhamsted. We gave it a go and were certainly not disappointed. My wife and I...More

Thank Sam T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family brought me here for a birthday meal. The customer service was outstanding, the staff had plenty of time for us. I know my indians very well as I eat out 3 times per week and I have to say the chicken balti was...More

Thank Thomas N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good ambience in this restaurant. The service was very good too and the food much nicer than most other Indian restaurants we have visited.

Thank knebrakanesa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great restaurant. Welcoming atmosphere. Lovely decor and very friendly staff. The waiter was very helpful with recommendations on food and was also very good with my 2 year old. Food was delicious and very generous portions.

Thank lindsey c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had been recommended but it was truly an excellent meal . The menu is very varied and has a great range of dishes . Great vegetarian options too. The staff were all very friendly and efficient. Really some of the best dishes I have...More

Thank Emdarling24
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

my wife and I went as part of a family party of 10 on a Friday night. It was the first time she and I had been there although others in the group had been previously and spoke of it very highly. The Fat Buddha...More

Thank BucksTraveller99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been to this restaurant a few times now Very very nice food always nice & friendly & greeted when arriving,

Thank Jason M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is my second review of The Fat Buddha and I'm doing this short one just to confirm my original thoughts from a couple of years ago when the place opened. In my opinion, the food quality has continued to improve over time and I...More

Thank Diximix
Reviewed 12 June 2018

We found the menu was extensive and varied . Also the staff were friendly and had a good knowledge of the menu . Good vibrant atmosphere and medium priced .

Thank TAntoniou
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Questions & Answers
19 February 2017|
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Response from Sarahmgallagher8 | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do
Nigel O
25 November 2016|
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Response from Grimsby247 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I didn't finish the question asked. No buffet. However there is a fabulous menu on a Sunday where you can have taster dishes and there is a huge variety at a great price too. Check their website too. You won't be... More
Sarva Carol H
6 July 2016|
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Response from Lulu Amelia D | Reviewed this property |
No this restaurant is not vegetarian but there is a lot of vegetarian choice on the menu and they are always happy to prepare dishes not on the menu. 💕
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 378 High Street, Berkhamsted HP4 1HU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Berkhamsted
  • Phone Number: +44 1442 879995
  • E-mail
Berkhamsteds best Indian Restaurant with exquisite food and service. Takeaways available also. A unique and delicious experience awaits you
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