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Big Buddha Chinese Restaurant

16572 W. Greenway Rd., #115, Surprise, AZ 85388-2183
+1 623-266-3328
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“egg rolls” (9 reviews)
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$$ - $$$
16572 W. Greenway Rd., #115, Surprise, AZ 85388-2183
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Reviewed 1 week ago

No question about it, the vast majority of food sold along Bell Rd is mediocre at best - national chains - all offering "Happy Hour" specials, beginning at 11:00 am. There is a great deal of drinking going on here. This place is the closest...More

Thank Jeff N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First visit to Big Buddha and memorable. Went for lunch. With 21 items on the menu, and lunch specials including soup, egg roll and crab puff, you can go wrong with prices under $8. Ordered Moo Goo Gai Pan, chicken with veggies for $7. Came...More

Thank 73Elaine73409
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here with 2 friends,after hearing many good things about this place-it did not disappoint. Had a Friday night dinner, the place was about 3/4 full. Started out with the egg rolls which were well stuffed, and very tasty. We had Pork Chow Mein, which...More

Thank F_Muldoon
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

I live nearby, and at first the food was tasty and excellent, then over the past 18 months the quality has gone down. For the first time I had to ask for a knife to cut the Mongolian Beef, that's large and tough pieces, instead...More

Thank Jason L
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Whether we take out or dine in, the food at Big Buddha is always good. This time was take out. The crab puffs made it home still crispy and the rice was fluffy and fresh. Usually those two items fall victim to become soggy or...More

Thank 1Stark1
Reviewed 7 September 2017

It's a cute little restaurant to dine out at very friendly & efficient! I love to pick up their carry out. It's delicious, not & generous for when you just want to bring something home!

Thank Barb A
Reviewed 5 September 2017

All I can say is YUM! We have been looking for a good Chinese restaurant for a long time, and this is the best of them all that we have tried in Arizona. We don't live near as we were in Surprise to make a...More

Thank chattykathy96
Reviewed 25 August 2017

I went to Big Buddha because they advertise gluten-free soy sauce. Yes, they make a dish with it for a whopping one or two dollars extra. When I asked about substitutions for various dishes, most of them weren't able to have substitutions because, the chef...More

Thank kara12122017
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Food is typical Cantonese not spicy not a lot of flavor but it works if you don't know any better lol Positive you can request NO MSG!! In case you're unaware MSG is poisonous to your system

Thank drgregsong8681
Reviewed 26 July 2017

This is the best place we have found for Chinese food in Surprise. It is a small place but very comfortable and the service is very good. The food taste fresh and they have all the standards you might like and some that are different....More

Thank Lisa K
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16572 W. Greenway Rd., #115, Surprise, AZ 85388-2183
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Surprise
  • Phone Number: +1 623-266-3328
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