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The Smokin' Buddha

265 King St, Port Colborne, Ontario L3K 4G8, Canada
+1 905-834-6000
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pad thai” (32 reviews)
“bulgogi” (9 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
265 King St, Port Colborne, Ontario L3K 4G8, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have heard excellent things about the Smokin Buddah and wanted to stop in. Finally got there today for an early dinner. Service was excellent. Alicia took great care of us. They even had Dos Equis beer for my husband. I had an excellent Pinot Grigio....More

Thank Kathy P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Haven't been for awhile but stopped in yesterday for take-out. Amazingly there was a small table available so I decided to stay and enjoy a glass of VQA Wine from Angels Gate while I waited. Staff was attentive and friendly not only with me but...More

Thank Judd_12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I highly recommend the naan pizza, delicious!! They have a good selection of local beers and wine too which is nice.

Thank ollieandbrigid
Reviewed 17 May 2017

My wife has always told me how much she enjoys going to The Smokin' Buddha when visiting Port with girlfriends. Well, today we were travelling around the area and decided to stop in. I really enjoyed the unique taste and flavour of my meal. I...More

Thank PLSOntario
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Stopped here fort lunch with a bunch of fellow bicyclists. We decided to sit outside and the maitre d' helpfully rearranged some tables for us. Nice spacious patio, bow shaped, and worked well. I started with amman juice which was excellent. Decent sized menu with...More

Thank mhharvey
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Three of us visited and had a tour of the globe with food from Thailand, India and Japan. Very authentic but with a fusion twist - a nice variety. Would try again

Thank DougBrownYYZ
Reviewed 7 April 2017

We had heard about this place but never expected the food to be so good. We both had the Nasi Goreng bowl but kept watching all the great plates going by. Definitely wiil be back to try a few more dishes. Great waitress too!

Thank art961
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Dropped in for dinner and enjoyed every last morsel, from the hot and sour soup (a sort of Indian curry broth meets traditional Thai ingredients) to the beef bulgogi bowl. Nice melange of cuisines and well-executed. This meal has left me wanting to explore more...More

Thank Kristin D
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Wanted to experience what the big fuzz was about plus this is a Media promoted location by #yougottaeathere . In a few words, fresh and flavorful dishes; friendly and efficient staff; statically pleasing and quaint place; reasonably priced menu. My husband and I will be...More

Thank Yo B
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Its a 45 minute drive for us, but its worth the drive to Port Colbourne. The four of us sampled many menu items and all were fantastic. Reasonably price wine, great service and food is among the best eastern food we have had. Wishing it...More

Thank NotlerRay
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Are reservations required?
20 June 2017|
Response from NotlerRay | Reviewed this property |
Yes you should make reservations, It is a small restaurant and very popular. Enjoy!
Does your food truck offer vegan options ? I'm looking forward to visiting your truck at the albino rhino festival this weekend !
24 May 2017|
Response from Kevin E | Property representative |
Yes, we always have at least one vegan option on the trailer at events. Cheers, Kevin
Nicholas L
My girlfriend is a vegetarian are there any opinions without meat
26 March 2017|
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Response from Kevin E | Property representative |
Hi Nicholas, We have 29 vegetarian items on the menu. Although some items may have beef or chicken in the description (example: Korean Beef Noodles) because we make items fresh, these types of items can be made vegetarian or... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$11
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 265 King St, Port Colborne, Ontario L3K 4G8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Port Colborne
  • Phone Number: +1 905-834-6000
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