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Laughing Buddha

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, Chinese, Indian
Virupapur Gaddi, Hampi 583234, India
+91 94827 67374
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“juice” (7 reviews)
“noodles” (3 reviews)
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Israeli, Chinese, Indian, Asian, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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Virupapur Gaddi, Hampi 583234, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Laughing Buddha restaurant has the best view of the river in the whole Hampi. It has comfortable mattresses to sit and chill.It is nicely done up place which makes the overall ambiance really good. They serve good momos but otherwise Food is OK.

Thank NidhiRana
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Laughing Buddha might have brought happiness to their house. Certainly this one has brought Serenity in a scenic location & is stupendous although its in a secluded part of town it's subtle to be like one.

Thank srinandan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The view from this restaurant alone makes it worth a visit. You can lounge around on comfy mattresses, while you look onto the tunghabadra river, watching boats ferry people across, and the Virupaksha temple in all its beauty. The food is strictly ok and slightly...More

Thank Jordy88
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Laughing Buddha is a restaurant cum guest house at Hampi of Karnataka State. It is famous for its local twist enchants you with itsrustc.

Thank BapiSubudhi
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Luckily I discovered this place during my last visit and found that have a huge rush of visitors so you need to reach early to grab a table. From their decor to the comfortable and hip river view seating, this place is certainly the best...More

Thank NikharMaheshwari
Reviewed 19 June 2018

This is the best place in Hampi to 'Do nothing' just go to the restaurant, read, sleep or enjoy peace and you will get really good food also here. Some fruit juices, they will just pluck the fruit from their garden and prepare for u

Thank anand v
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Had a great relaxed lunch. Food quality was good. The scenic quality/ambience was great. Although the approach road was bumpy

Thank Kamal K
Reviewed 3 June 2018

We reached Hospet on 28th June, 2017 with our family of 5 excluding me and since it was still not check in time for our resort, we headed to Laughing Buddha for Bfast. We ate tummyful of least-or-no-oil used alu parantha and grilled sandwiches with...More

Thank MadMaxIndia
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Extremely poor service & ignorant attitude towards customers. Nobody bothers to attend to you despite long wait......may be ok for hippy only

Thank Bharg U
Reviewed 16 May 2018

The rooms are pretty average but super inexpensive and a little far off from the street so much much better an option than any other places on the street. Their cafe has a choco-coconut shake which is delicious. The food otherwise is relatively expensive. Would...More

Thank Fatema H
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rajeev r
13 August 2018|
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Response from NidhiRana | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have rooms.
Daisy F
30 August 2017|
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Response from Rakesh S | Reviewed this property |
Hi Daisy, I did some googling and found a menu display hoarding with listed specialties of that particular day (TA doesn't allow to insert the link) Search for it and you will see for yourself.. or better still contact... More
21 March 2017|
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Response from merkelboy | Reviewed this property |
Hi sreerambabu1234, I've tried several times as well to no avail. The best would be to just go there. If you need directions, you can ask anyone after you cross the river near the Virupaksha (towards Anegundi). If you need... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:15 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Virupapur Gaddi, Hampi 583234, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Karnataka  >  Bellary District  >  Hampi
  • Phone Number: +91 94827 67374
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