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Smiling Buddha Restaurant

) #30 of 91 Restaurants in Amed ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Asian, Indonesian, International
Aas Beach | Aas, Amed, Abang 80852, Indonesia
+62 828-3722-738
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“juice” (8 reviews)
“rice” (4 reviews)
“satay” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Indonesian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Aas Beach | Aas, Amed, Abang 80852, Indonesia
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1 - 10 of 81 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Nice setting by the beach, nice vibe and good selection of local food.I had the nasi goreng and watermelon juice- both tasty.

Thank TrishyAuckland
Reviewed 4 days ago

Food at smiling buddha is AMAZING! Slow food, organic, tasty, made with lots of love. You can find veggie options which is a total plus. The atmosphere is so relaxing it makes you want to stay and take a nap after a delicious dish and...More

Thank Dannia P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch here. Loved the traditional and original Balinese food - very different from any we'd eaten to date. Enjoyed the different herbal drinks. Great setting. Would recommend staying here as the rooms looked fantastic with expansive views (Meditasi Bungalows). The cooking school could even...More

Thank ApothecaryDiana
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A blissful atmosphere at Meditasi Bungalows is complemented by delicious organic food from the Smiling Buddha restaurant. Here you can find the whole palette of taste - from sweet pancakes for breakfast, special desserts and healthy juices to wonderfully cooked fish and seafood, sour and...More

Thank NataliePershina
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

The food is delicious, lots of variety of dishes, all very fresh. Also the service is excellent. Traditional dishes and organic drinks. The iced tea with ginger is exquisite accompanied by Balinesse cake! 10 points :)

Thank lulimott
Reviewed 7 June 2017

The food of Smiling Buddha Restaurant is just a gift to your senses. The most tasty food what I tried in Bali, with organic vegetables from the garden!! In this place are the most original flavours I did eat from the recipes of Balinese kitchen....More

Thank PaulinaVillagra
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Yummy food, lovely staff, view of the ocean! Sit and chill on the floor cushions or sit at a table, the food is delicious either way!

Thank Tanja G
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

The food at smiling Buddha is delightful. I am a vegan and still felt like there were plenty of choices of both local and western food. They have a lot of Balinese herbal drinks that are definitely worth trying. As soon as you smell all...More

1  Thank Piper C
Reviewed 18 April 2017

I have been staying at Meditasi Bungalows for the past week and I've tried almost everything on the menu at Smiling Buddha restaurant. All of the meals I've had have been delicious. The staff hand picks the vegetables right infront of you and you can...More

2  Thank Lindsay H
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Smiling Buddha is a great ,hidden restaurant on the way to Amed, with cosy and friendly atmosphere, nice view and access to the beach. The food and drinks we had were a good taste and reasonable prices. You should try Banana and Tempe satay, it's...More

Thank Tinahoffer
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aas Beach | Aas, Amed, Abang 80852, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Bali  >  Abang  >  Amed
  • Phone Number: +62 828-3722-738
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Smiling Buddha offers a delicious variety of organic Balinese and international food in a relaxing atmosphere. Enjoy your breakfast, lunch or dinner overlooking the ocean with chill-out music. Our healthy and herbal refreshments are a popular choice among our guests as is our variety of juices and milkshakes. Delicious cocktails and Bintang beer are available as well. - The beautiful CORAL WATER GARDEN in front of the restaurant. - Join the PARTICIPATE/ INTERACTIVE BALINESE DANCES (JOGED ) and the speciall song when the mans in east bali drink alcohol are called GENJEK every sunday & wednesday! Start at 7.30 Pm . Everybody is welcome!!-Learn how to cook traditional balinese/organic food in our COOKING-CLASS. Everyday starting at 11.00 Am. Please call us for free return pick up !Smiling Buddha Restaurant is part of Meditasi Bungalows in Aas Beach, Amed district East Bali. "SMILING AND LAUGHING IS THE BEST MEDICINE"
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