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Shop 2, Oasis Centre | Town Centre Cct, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2317, Australia
6149820286
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11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
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69 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I dropped in for lunch and went with the lunch specials. We are both not big eaters but walked out hungry. Serves here are around half or less the size of a main serve (actually making them more expensive) which is something we have not experienced before. We have since eaten at Mod Thai in Nelson Bay... More 

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Thank Michael D
Anna Bay, Australia
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

we drop into L'il Budda from time to time for both lunch and dinner The food is always great but my fave is the squid !!!

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Thank Alan B
Sydney, Australia
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34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

dinner here with a large group of work colleagues - so buffet of course, really huge amount of good quality food served - totally mix of various Asian dishes. Good value friendly and prompt service. Would recommend.

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Thank KOL71
LeisaChan, Owner at L'il Buddha Asian Cuisine, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your feedback and glad you enjoyed the banquet option. We look forward to hopefully seeing you again soon. Thanks More 

Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cannot fault this restaurant. Lovely waitstaff, good atmosphere, DELICIOUS food, family friendly, lots to choose from and a great wine list. So many Chinese restaurants are salty and greasy. This food is wholesome, flavoursome and tasty! We will definitely be back :)

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Thank Ejayne86
LeisaChan, Owner at L'il Buddha Asian Cuisine, responded to this review

Thanks very much for your feedback. We glad your lunch experience was enjoyable. We look forward to seeing you again. More 

Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love the food and it is consistently great and well priced and served with a smile. All boxes ticked. Hurrah!

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Thank thru2sas
Sydney, Australia
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31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They do not check their email for bookings. Had the duck wrap and the honey pepper chicken. Really nice

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Thank Gthere
LeisaChan, Owner at L'il Buddha Asian Cuisine, responded to this review

Hi there, Thanks so much for your feedback. I sincerely apologise that your email was not checked this weekend. They are usually always looked at a few times a day from home but we were interstate at our Nieces wedding and with all of the rushing around it totally slipped my mind. Again so sorry for my non reply. Thanks... More 

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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really enjoyed our meal here tonight. We had the honey pepper chicken, BBQ pork in plum sauce and special fried rice. We arrived with no booking and were immediately made to feel welcome and seated together at a large round table which could have accommodated 10 diners but was vacant tonight. The service was friendly and fast and the food... More 

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Thank Sue S
Salamander Bay, Australia
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30 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have eaten in and also had take-a-ways, food is always fresh and to eat in the staff are excellent . Service is really good. Tables etc are clean. Often busy so need to book at peak times.

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Thank bubcurl
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a great lunch, ordered 3 very different meals between us, lunch 10 special soup and a full price main, all meals were delicious, fresh, hot and very enjoyable. And the service was excellent thank you to Sophie

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Newcastle, Australia
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57 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017

Food very tasty and not expensive. The bathrooms need to be checked and it could do with a clean. Staff very friendly Would go back

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Thank Ballroom54
LeisaChan, Owner at L'il Buddha Asian Cuisine, responded to this review

Thanks for your feedback and glad you enjoyed your first time visiting. I can assure you that the bathrooms do get cleaned at least twice daily after and in each shift but understand you may have gone in just after someone had made a mess and will pass this on to the waitresses to spot check more often especially on... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 19
Cuisine
Asian, Chinese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 2, Oasis Centre | Town Centre Cct, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2317, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Port Stephens
  • Phone Number: 6149820286

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?