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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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“pizza” (26 reviews)
“juice” (7 reviews)
“noodles” (3 reviews)
Opens in 19 min
Israeli, Chinese, Indian, Asian, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Virupapur Gaddi, Hampi 583234, India
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Reviewed 28 February 2018

The location was bad. Near the river, but too far away to really notice. The food was really bad. Ordered quite a variety of dishes, different cuisines and all. The best thing that can be said is that it was edible And worst of all...More

Thank mrgnk
Reviewed 27 February 2018

Cross the tungabhadra and go to this place for lunch(if you are not staying that side). The view is amazing, the ambience mesmerising and the staff very polite and efficient. The music they play is very tasteful. The food is unbelievable. Try the israeli food...More

Thank Sakshi K
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Went here for brunch and had an amazing time. The ambience and food is perfect. The decorated the view overlooking the mountains is amazing. Must visit place in the otherwise humid city, especially for travellers who aren't into the city touristy places. You can sit...More

Thank nikkitag6
Reviewed 1 February 2018

Having heard about it a lot, i paid it a visit when i was in Hampi. It is located in the interiors a bit. The view is quite amazing though. You can spend hours without doing nothing and enjoying the view. I was just disappointed...More

Thank Nikitapanchal12
Reviewed 25 January 2018

We ate here and stayed here. Didn't want to leave. The staff are so lovely. The rooms are VERY basic but it was fine. Laughing Buddha has a nice vibe to it and is gorgeous to wake up and watch sunrise over the temple and...More

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Reviewed 23 January 2018

They have tried to maintain the ambiance of the place by keeping it musically relaxed. food is good nothing great though and the juices what we ordered where not that fresh as well....These kind of hangout places are rare in humpi so that's one of...More

Thank SujalaR2
Reviewed 13 January 2018

We spent two nights at Laughing Buddha. The restaurant is actually quite good: I can recommend the "Set breakfast" in the morning and a "Biryani Hyderabad" (Indian spicy) in the evening. You'll have a great view and friendly staff here – bring mosquito spray. The...More

Thank janerik_s89
Reviewed 8 January 2018

The location is very nice with a lovely view over the river. It definitely was a place that encouraged on to stay a bit. We went here based on the recommendation in Lonely Planet. Unfortunately, the service was just as terrible as was mentioned and...More

Thank SMETravels
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

We were excited to try this restaurant because of all the great reviews. Sadly, we weren’t impressed with the food and we found ants on our plates when our food was served to us. Overall it wasn’t a great experience.

Thank xperienceourworld
Reviewed 1 January 2018

This place has one of the best views on the street and the food is good but the staff is very arrogant and rude.

Thank Abhieshek
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rajeev r
13 August 2018|
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Response from Deepak K | Property representative |
yes we have rooms ....you can book online
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
Romantic, Groups, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
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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