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Buddha Belly

23 High Street, Maidstone ME14 1JF, England
+44 1622 682485
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good29%
  • Average18%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible19%
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Chinese, Indian, Asian, International, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
23 High Street, Maidstone ME14 1JF, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Buddha Belly us a great place if you're not sure what type of food you like! There is Indian, Chinese and other oriental dishes as well as Italian and other European style dishes. Good value and a good party atmosphere

Thank Alastair G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very good selection of food,food nicely cooked and hot.Staff very attentive to your needs,drinks arrived quickly.Only downside trouble parking

Thank Rebecca F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The 'eat as much as you like' concept is not new but this is a well run restaurant. The food is very nice and there is plenty of it. The place is huge but seats are cramped at tables. Also there is no parking as...More

Thank Moles C
Reviewed 15 September 2017

We went to Buddha Belly, Maidstone this week. We have been many times before, the restaurant has always been full of people, but not when we went this week. The food used to be delicious and a good choice. This week there was no beef,...More

Thank nanny012
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Place itself is dark and tired-reflected in staff uniforms and cleanliness of restaurant as well. The food is bland, mostly overcooked, tasteless. Dessert buffet-sticky plates, flies around the fruit-nothing is covered. Nobody asked if everything was okay-guess they knew the answer. KFC would have been...More

Thank Beatoske
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Have been here a few times but found weekend evenings too noisy and packed so last 2 times we've gone late Sunday afternoon when it's quieter. There is a good choice of food even for a fussy eater like myself. My favourite is the noodle...More

Thank BillieAnt
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend decided to go here as we've never went. It was a Tuesday night so that is probably why the food tasted abit dry and over cooked. Wasn't much option compared to spoon in chatham which is around the same price and...More

Thank Shane B
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Great range of food. Fresh cooked naans...best i've ever had, light, hot, and full of flavour. Would definately come here again.

Thank Michelle P
Reviewed 24 August 2017

You pay for what you get! This buffet is eat as much as you like, but we found the food watery and heavily oiled. The pizza slices were also dry, as if cooked earlier during the day. The price of the drinks is ridiculous and...More

Thank KINGAC08
Reviewed 23 August 2017

We visited this restaurant as part of a Stag celebration ! , The staff were friendly and tolerent of some of our party's noisy behaviour , we were asked firmly but politely to be sensible , which we were ! The food was plentiful and...More

Thank stephen w
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Patricia F
27 July 2016|
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Response from Tammy772 | Reviewed this property |
Don't think you need to book and I'm sure it's a set price - was when we went .
19 February 2016|
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Hi my name is Jay I have answered the question to rupsr and now I would like to answer Wendy Curtis yes Wendy I do also sincerely apologise to you but all I can say is I am really really sorry for the bad experience you had... More
Ju C
18 May 2015|
Response from Patrick O | Reviewed this property |
There is a car park within 2 minutes walking distance
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 High Street, Maidstone ME14 1JF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Maidstone
  • Phone Number: +44 1622 682485
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