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Laughing Buddha

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, Chinese, Indian
Virupapur Gaddi, Hampi 583234, India
+91 94492 37326
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“pizza” (25 reviews)
“chicken” (4 reviews)
“chai” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Israeli, Chinese, Indian, Asian, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
Virupapur Gaddi, Hampi 583234, India
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Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Pros: *very good food *nice view to the river and temple *fair prices Cons: *very slow service - took sometimes over an hour to get our food If you have patience, its wrth the wait. Come late afternoon and enjoy the view as the colors...More

Thank osaleo
Deepak K, Owner at Laughing Buddha, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Thanks for your support Om namaha shivaya

Reviewed 30 March 2017

This is a restaurant at the bank of River Tungabhadra. You can relax on the mattresses and enjoy the food of continental and other cuisines.

Thank Madhav P
Deepak K, Owner at Laughing Buddha, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Thanks for your support Om namaha shivaya

Reviewed 23 March 2017

This is undoubtedly the best restaurant that has an array of food choices in its menu. This is the place I eat whenever I am in Hampi.. and I have never come across any dish that tasted anything less than delicious. Infact I had the...More

Thank Rakesh S
Deepak K, Owner at Laughing Buddha, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Thanks for your support Om namaha shivaya

Reviewed 22 March 2017

This place cannot be missed .. The food is delicious and moderately priced . We visited twice during our stay . They have good food options, both vegetarian and non vegetarian . We tried the pizza there which was too good and the Lebanese Food....More

Thank bhavinipandit
Deepak K, Owner at Laughing Buddha, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Thanks for your support Om namaha shivaya

Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Amazing view of river and temples, nice relaxed atmosphere. Nice drinks and very good fruit salad, great way to start the day

Thank Renz B
Deepak K, Owner at Laughing Buddha, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Thanks for your support Om namaha shivaya

Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

We went during Holi (India's most colorful, energetic festival) season and had a good 2-3 hours just sitting, eating some bites along with beer and listening to a calm breeze. Art paintings over the wall was written in hebrew, german, korean and spanish with buddha...More

Thank t0m0y0_mu
Deepak K, Owner at Laughing Buddha, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2017

Thanks for your support om namaha shivaya

Reviewed 15 March 2017

Order a beer and complement it with Pita Bread and Hummus. Enjoy the intermixing company from around the world with mild music, sight of the Virupaksha temple and the sound of the flowing river. This isn't an advertisement. It's a social intervention in the age...More

Thank merkelboy
Deepak K, Owner at Laughing Buddha, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2017

Thanks for your support om namaha shivaya

Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

It's very nice, relaxing and busy place. We found this place on TripAdvisor and we were not disappointed. They have good food and friendly service. We liked this place very much.

Thank Sandeep S
Deepak K, Owner at Laughing Buddha, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2017

Thanks for your support om namaha shivaya

Reviewed 13 March 2017

How can i forget these place. Its the best place i have been in my life, the ambience is awesome, the food is yummy, off-course the service as well. Whenever you visit to Hampi don`t miss out these place i`m sure you will love it....More

1  Thank gnakoi
Deepak K, Owner at Laughing Buddha, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2017

Thanks for your support om namaha shivaya

Reviewed 10 March 2017

The best ever place one can ask for. I have visited Hampi almost 15-20 times now and leaving two trips aside I have always stayed at Laughing Buddha. The owner Deepak is a lovely and pious person. Loves cats and dogs and there are many...More

Thank Akash a
Deepak K, Owner at Laughing Buddha, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2017

Thanks for your support om namaha shivaya

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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
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sreerambabu1234
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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SVAparna
15 February 2017|
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Response from Deepak K | Property representative |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 11
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 10:15 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
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 94492 37326
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