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Budatai - CLOSED

1056 Ave Ashford, San Juan 00907-1204, Puerto Rico
+1 787-725-6919
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good26%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pork dumplings” (109 reviews)
“sushi” (63 reviews)
“dim sum” (19 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Spanish, Asian
1056 Ave Ashford, San Juan 00907-1204, Puerto Rico
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1 - 10 of 696 reviews

Reviewed 28 June 2017

Went twice in 2017, once in January and once again in February. The Pork Belly thing (sorry, I can't remember exactly what it was called) was so good, I had to go back a second time to have it again. Unfortunately, they closed their doors...More

Thank Krag S
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

This is (was) the best Oriental-Caribbean fusion cuisine restaurant in PR. Unfortunately they closed. I hope they can come back soon 'cause I'm missing the Pork Dumplings and the Halibut Ceviche.

1  Thank Ruben1
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Very chill atmosphere. If you're not careful you can miss the sign. You take an elevator ride up and it opens into a darkened Asian decor bar area. Lovely view from our table of the condado beach park across the street and the ocean behind...More

Thank lizzietishlizard
Reviewed 15 April 2017

For a change of pace while in San Juan, give Budatai a try. Wonderful food, nice atmosphere located on the 2nd floor. Located a 5 minute walk from Condado Vanderbilt, we ate there once and then went back for take out one evening. We totally...More

Thank kms21
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We went to Budatai last week. Last year this was supposed to be one of the trendiest and better restaurants in the Island, I am sad to tell you this is a leftover, the food was really bad, nobody is making an effort anymore, the...More

2  Thank elninodelrio
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

My husband and I really enjoy eating here. It's our go to place to celebrate special occasions. I must confess, we have 3 fave's on the menu that make us go back...the pork belly (see picture) the dumplings and the chocolate mousse! Yes, it's a...More

Thank Maritza C
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

The restaurant was dimly lit and had lovely decor, the service was really good - based on what we ordered - it was truly delicious. It's my first time there and will not offend the negative reviews. I didn't find this to be a tourist...More

Thank Mae K
Reviewed 5 March 2017

the food was not tasty. eggrolls with cheese is not asian. it just did not work. pork entre was was overdone. not great.

Thank ursulat527
Reviewed 2 March 2017

I have been wanting to dine at Budatai for a long time. Last week I invited a few friends to try Budatai because of Chef Treviño reputation. The restaurant decor is very nice and inviting. Nicely located in Condado. Prices are moderate. The service was...More

Thank DavidMedinaPR
Reviewed 24 February 2017

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
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 25 - USD 100
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1056 Ave Ashford, San Juan 00907-1204, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-725-6919
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