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Buddha Stix

354 Jackson Street, Petone | Petone, Lower Hutt 5012, New Zealand
+64 4-891 0493
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good38%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“laksa” (3 reviews)
“red curry” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Vietnamese, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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354 Jackson Street, Petone | Petone, Lower Hutt 5012, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The Thai places on Jackson Street are all quality establishments, but Buddha Stix is by far and away #1. Technically a Thai-Vietnamese fusion restaurant, Buddha Stix has a wide ranging menu - and they do everything well: from your standard pad thai, to the stir...More

Thank Omar H
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Husband and I decided to try this place on a Saturday with no reservation. Called ahead and they were able to set up a bar table which great. Friendly staff and great service. Order taken quickly and food came out in good time. The best...More

Thank Sharne W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I visited on a Monday night. It was very busy (unexpectedly), yet the wait staff were perfect and the meals were delicious! I started with the roti and peanut sauce which was really yummy and then I had the tempura chicken with...More

Thank Tamsin S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first visit to Buddha Stix and will definitely be returning. There were three of us dining and all three thoroughly enjoyed our meals. It does pay to book as the restaurant was full. The only down side - which has nothing to...More

1  Thank Heather J
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Never had a less than great meal or experienced less than attentive service. The menu is varied, interesting and extensive with generous portions. The staff are friendly and professional.

1  Thank KMBH01
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Starter arrived promptly, then everything stopped, 25 mins later, a Main arrived, the red curry was a non spicy soup, hugely unimpressive.

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Very nice restaurant and very nice food I been there five times and I was very happy with the food and the service

Thank Ruaa H
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Went there with a group of 10 last night for dinner. We were seated immediately and advised of any specials etc and our bottles of wine (BYO) were attended to also. Our orders were taken very promptly by the a very nice and friendly waitress...More

Thank charlie572
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Arrived without a reservation, very accommodating. Nice decor, very relaxing. The Laksa was a hit & more than I could eat. The staff were very attentive and the service was great. Lovely family restaurant. Meals were very reasonably priced.More

Thank Bodercia
Mohan S, Manager at Buddha Stix, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Dear Bodercia, Thank you for taking the time to get back to us about your visit! We are so pleased to hear you got to enjoy one of our many wonderful meals. I will share with all of our wonderful staff and hope to see...More

Reviewed 21 May 2017

We were invited to a birthday dinner here and it was great. Yummy food, good staff. It was a very enjoyable night.

Thank Sally S
Mohan S, Manager at Buddha Stix, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

Hi Sally, We are so glad you found us and we delivered! :) I'll be passing on your comments shortly to the Team. We look forward to seeing you again. Kind Regards Mohan

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Susan L
16 March 2017|
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Response from Mohan S | Property representative |
Hello Susan, Yes we are BYO(wine only) :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 12 - US$ 18
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 354 Jackson Street, Petone | Petone, Lower Hutt 5012, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Lower Hutt
  • Phone Number: +64 4-891 0493
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Buddha Stix is a vibrant fusion of the energy of Asian culinary culture with the modern romance of fine dining. Vivid with colour and saturated with flavour, Buddha Stix indulges all of your senses to create an intimate and memorable dining experience. Relax and soak up the atmosphere while you sip on one of our classic cocktails and enjoy the best pan-Asian cuisine on offer.
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