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Laughing Buddha

) #65 of 204 Restaurants in Loughborough ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Chinese, Asian
3 Woodgate, Loughborough LE11 2TY, England
+44 1509 236868
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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12:00 - 19:00All hours
Chinese, Asian
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
3 Woodgate, Loughborough LE11 2TY, England
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Reviews (113)
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1 - 10 of 113 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Mmm... food was average. Cost £50 for us both for 1 main each, rice each and 1/4 of a duck for starter! Coke and pint of beer.... I don't think that's good value for money.... but I guess the company made it all more enjoyable.

Thank Katie J
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

This has to be the best Chinese restaurant for miles and believe me we have tried a few. The ingredients are always tasty and extremely fresh, the cooking is great, never greasy or over spiced, prices are good, the service is great and it's near...More

Thank Rita_and_Alan
Reviewed 6 April 2017

We lived 5 years in Loughborough and Laughing Buddha always was our first choice for Chinese food. We tried other restaurants serving Chinese cuisine but none of them have topped LB. The owners, Tim and his wife, are extremely friendly people who take pride in...More

Thank TheATeam2007
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Celebrated Ma and Pa's 50th wedding anniversary here a couple of Saturdays ago. 13 of us. Staff were extremely kind and helpful. Food amazing, particularly the banquet. £25 a head but loads left for a doggy bag that fed 4 very lucky people the following...More

Thank Bigdaftdave
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Visited early evening to take advantage of the early bird menu. Very good value for money and plenty to choose from. The place was empty but we didnt mind as the ownwer (i think he was) was very accomadating and made our experience a good...More

Thank martinc2504
Reviewed 27 March 2017

I decided, (last minute), to go with a friend to this restaurant. They did accommodate us and when we arrived the waitress was very pleasant and helpful. It was obviously a very busy evening and the staff were a little stretched at times. I had...More

Thank SeanBean1
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Good choice of dishes on the menu which were reasonably priced. The food was really tasty and courses served at a decent pace, didn't have to wait long but didn't feel rushed either. Staff were attentive but not overbearing. Overall a very enjoyable experience and...More

Thank Beverley H
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

My family and of course myself went here for a meal, the owner and his wife were fantastic hosts, good customer service very pleased with all the service... we were attended to and kept well with drink offers sauces and so on... This was for...More

Thank miricle_foodie
Reviewed 1 December 2016

We have eaten in this restaurant quite a few times & the food is always excellent. The staff are really friendly & helpful & nothing is too much trouble. There is plenty of choice on the menu, i am vegetarian & have a good choice...More

Thank Karen R
Reviewed 28 November 2016

We went as a party of 8 on Saturday night, about 7.30pm, the place was empty. The prices on the menu seemed very highly priced, but we ordered as we were there for a birthday treat, the food came. About 7/8 different dishes with rice...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 29
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 19:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Woodgate, Loughborough LE11 2TY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Loughborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1509 236868
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