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The Smokin' Buddha

265 King St, Port Colborne, Ontario L3K 4G8, Canada
+1 905-834-6000
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pad thai” (33 reviews)
“bulgogi” (10 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
265 King St, Port Colborne, Ontario L3K 4G8, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Beautiful day, out for a bike ride and decided to stop by The Smokin's Buddha for lunch, great decision. We had seen The Smokin' Buddha featured on You Gotta Eat Here, and the restaurant did not disappoint. I had the Buddha Noodles and they were...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Smokin Buddha has been recommended by several friends, and four of us had lunch there recently. It certainly did live up to our expectations! The quesadillas were very good, and the chimmi changa was absolutely full of chicken. My wife ordered the garden salad...More

Thank FrannieO
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent. And I'm not a big curry person. Portion a little small, but I can gladly sacrifice size for quality.

Thank rkins33rd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always tricky reviewing a restaurant you've only been to once, but my wife and I really enjoyed the food and the atmosphere.

Thank Spencer L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect portion sizes, creative and delicious, friendly, consistent. Worth it every single time, I've never been disappointed with the food here!

Thank Jennifer L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner with friends at the Smokin' Buddha this week. Nice casual atmosphere with the patio and doors open. Veggie samosa and flat bread starters were good. Three ordered loaded pad Thai and one vindaloo chicken curry. Very disappointed in chicken curry - mostly tomato,...More

Thank Judy D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a "different" place in a little hamlet. Without much competition, it does well where it is located. Otherwise, likely won't survive in a bigger city. Food was OK and edible, but nothing to write home about. Server was scattered brain...wrote down our orders and...More

Thank Cindy K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in here on the fly. The staff was very welcoming. I'm trying to watch what I'm eating and so I asked for some help finding something that would help my new diet plan. They were very helpful and helped me makes choices that...More

Thank giusebrannigan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We dropped in early on a Thursday evening. It was busy but we were able to get the last outside table. Nice selection of craft beers. We had the sobo pockets (sushi rice in a deep fried tofu pocket) which were great although light on...More

Thank Ron M
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Have heard excellent things about the Smokin Buddah and wanted to stop in. Finally got there today for an early dinner. Service was excellent. Alicia took great care of us. They even had Dos Equis beer for my husband. I had an excellent Pinot Grigio....More

Thank Kathy P
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Questions & Answers
21 June 2017|
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Response from GMCNiagara | Reviewed this property |
Definitely It is so small and always busy
24 May 2017|
Response from Kevin E | Property representative |
Yes, we always have at least one vegan option on the trailer at events. Cheers, Kevin
Nicholas L
26 March 2017|
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Response from Kevin E | Property representative |
Hi Nicholas, We have 29 vegetarian items on the menu. Although some items may have beef or chicken in the description (example: Korean Beef Noodles) because we make items fresh, these types of items can be made vegetarian or... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 11
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 265 King St, Port Colborne, Ontario L3K 4G8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Port Colborne
  • Phone Number: +1 905-834-6000
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