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Happy Buddha

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Chinese, Asian
2827 61st St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77551-2002
+1 409-744-5774
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible15%
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Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Chinese, Asian
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
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LOCATION
2827 61st St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77551-2002
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1 - 10 of 75 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went here because it was close to our hotel. Glad we did. The place is really neat with a medieval, German feel. Stone fireplaces in every room and large wooden beams. We loved it. Our waitress was the nicest lady! The food was great...More

Thank myjudge2
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Haven't been back here in two years and I remember why. The atmosphere leaves much to be desired as it looks like a Steak and Ale with a few Asian fans on the wall and a Buddha in the foyer. We were handed menus and...More

Thank Sunny B
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

The food is very good and the presentation better. I try the mongolian beef with fried rice and was great. The egg drop soups are also good. Service was perfect...i highly recommended...

Thank Jose R
Reviewed 21 July 2017

My family and I ate here on our way out Galveston. We had their version of crab rangoon, which was served fresh and hot. We also got some chicken fried rice and shrimp fried rice. Both were generous portions and tasted very good (not great,...More

Thank Nicole M
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

This is a great Chinese restaurant. It is a must try. If you are looking for great food at a reasonable price this is a must. You definitely get your money's worth out of it. They give you plenty of food and the staff is...More

Thank Mary S
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

This was the worst Chinese food I've ever had. The only item that tastes normal was the rice. The hot and sour soup was disgusting and the sauce on the beef was more like a watered down gravy. Cute restaurant but obviously has gone downhill.

Thank beachbreeze66
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

My review of the restaurant is very sad panda. However I will mention the good thing about this restaurant first. I did like their chicken dishes had good white chicken meat. The things I did not like about the restaurant was I ordered general Tso...More

1  Thank Garrett S
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Within in walking distance from hotel. The dining rooms are divided, about six to eight tables in a section which cuts down on noise and makes it a little more intimate. Still family friendly. The food was ready fast and was hot and fresh. There...More

Thank elaineh872
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Had lunch there today. Building needs some updating, an old Steak and Ale. Tables need a good cleaning, kind of sticky. Lunch was okay, not bad for the price.

1  Thank F8550JXjamesd
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Sure the place is sketchy looking but the food makes up for it. The food was the best I've had ever at any Chinese restaurant. If you are in Galveston you must go here.

Thank AyaanKh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2827 61st St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77551-2002
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-744-5774
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