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Smiling Buddha Restaurant

| Aas Beach, Amed, Abang 80852, Indonesia
+62 363 4301793
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“juice” (9 reviews)
“nasi goreng” (4 reviews)
“rice” (4 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
Asian, Indonesian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
| Aas Beach, Amed, Abang 80852, Indonesia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Smiling Buddha restaurant has a beautiful selection of traditional Balinese dishes and herbal drinks. I could tell that all ingredients used in each of the meals I tried were organic, locally sourced and freshly picked. The menu is also incredibly varied with many different vegetarian...More

Thank rosiektaylor94
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

We arrived once with low budget in this place and it was full. The owner suggested that we sleep in the restaurant for free ! It was a great night and he even gave us towels and linon ( there is toilet and shower there...More

Thank Nicolas E
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Nice setting by the beach, nice vibe and good selection of local food.I had the nasi goreng and watermelon juice- both tasty.

Thank TrishyAuckland
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Food at smiling buddha is AMAZING! Slow food, organic, tasty, made with lots of love. You can find veggie options which is a total plus. The atmosphere is so relaxing it makes you want to stay and take a nap after a delicious dish and...More

Thank Dannia P
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Had lunch here. Loved the traditional and original Balinese food - very different from any we'd eaten to date. Enjoyed the different herbal drinks. Great setting. Would recommend staying here as the rooms looked fantastic with expansive views (Meditasi Bungalows). The cooking school could even...More

Thank ApothecaryDiana
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

A blissful atmosphere at Meditasi Bungalows is complemented by delicious organic food from the Smiling Buddha restaurant. Here you can find the whole palette of taste - from sweet pancakes for breakfast, special desserts and healthy juices to wonderfully cooked fish and seafood, sour and...More

Thank NataliePershina
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

The food is delicious, lots of variety of dishes, all very fresh. Also the service is excellent. Traditional dishes and organic drinks. The iced tea with ginger is exquisite accompanied by Balinesse cake! 10 points :)

Thank lulimott
Reviewed 7 June 2017

The food of Smiling Buddha Restaurant is just a gift to your senses. The most tasty food what I tried in Bali, with organic vegetables from the garden!! In this place are the most original flavours I did eat from the recipes of Balinese kitchen....More

Thank PaulinaVillagra
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Yummy food, lovely staff, view of the ocean! Sit and chill on the floor cushions or sit at a table, the food is delicious either way!

Thank Tanja G
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

The food at smiling Buddha is delightful. I am a vegan and still felt like there were plenty of choices of both local and western food. They have a lot of Balinese herbal drinks that are definitely worth trying. As soon as you smell all...More

1  Thank Piper C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Aas Beach, Amed, Abang 80852, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Bali  >  Abang  >  Amed
  • Phone Number: +62 363 4301793
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Smiling Buddha offers a delicious variety of organic Balinese and international food in a relaxing atmosphere. We offer pick-up and drop-off from your place in Amed area. Enjoy your breakfast, lunch or dinner overlooking the ocean. Our healthy and herbal refreshments are a popular choice among our guests as is our variety of juices and milkshakes. Delicious cocktails and Bintang beer are available as well. There is a beautiful CORAL WATER GARDEN in front of the restaurant. Learn how to cook traditional balinese/organic food in our COOKING-CLASS everyday starting at 11.00 am and relax in YOGA class at 5pm. Smiling Buddha Restaurant is part of Meditasi Bungalows in Aas Beach, Amed district East Bali. "SMILING AND LAUGHING IS THE BEST MEDICINE"
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