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The Royal Budha

#254 of 8,893 Restaurants in Dubai
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Al Barsha Sheikh Zayed Rd, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 323 4333
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19:00 - 23:30
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Fri 12:00 - 00:00
Sat - Thu 19:00 - 23:30
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Wohlen, Switzerland
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Heard from the front desk that this was an award winning restaurant. I can understand why, i have looked in the open kitchen and they use fresh ingredienst wher they can. The chicken satey with 6 sticks was almost to big. The fried fish was amazing. Wine at moderate prices, all in all a nice evening. Recommend this restaurant. A... More 

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Thank Arie S
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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46 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I was there on a Friday evening, the restaurant, inside Holiday Inn Hotel in Al Barsha, has a very nice decoration. Food was very good and the portions were big (we had to cancel one dish since we were already full), service was efficient, quick and very nice.

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Thank JamesPurple
HolidayInnnAlBarsha, General Manager at The Royal Budha, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your valuable review. We are pleased to know that you have enjoyed our food . A positive guest experience is something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. We hope you will visit us again. Sincerely, General Manager Holiday Inn Dubai -Al Barsha More 

Melbourne, Australia
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Another Great Thai food, Great staff and lovely evening This restaurant never us disappoints. We have been going here for a few years now and it is the best ever Thai we have been in. The food is excellent, the staffs are very friendly, super efficient and highly appreciate to Mr. Robert (manager) for his an exceptional hospitality. We ordered... More 

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1 Thank Hilllau
HolidayInnnAlBarsha, General Manager at The Royal Budha, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your valuable review. We are pleased to know that you have enjoyed our food . A positive guest experience is something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. We hope you will visit us again. Sincerely, General Manager Holiday Inn Dubai -Al Barsha More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

I have visited the holiday inn on many occasions but not the royal Buddha, was delighted with the experience from the staff specially Sanka who recommended a few dishes, for those who love duck try the roast duck with veg and tamarind sauce fantastic. Definitely recommend great food

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1 Thank Sudden76
HolidayInnnAlBarsha, General Manager at The Royal Budha, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your valuable review. We are pleased to know that you have enjoyed our food especially our roast duck. A positive guest experience is something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. We hope you will visit us again. Sincerely, General Manager Holiday Inn Dubai -Al Barsha More 

Beckenham, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

If you like Thai food, make sure you visit this restaurant and reasonably priced and one of the best Thai Green curries we've ever had, just wished we could have visited more than once!

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2 Thank Laura T
HolidayInnnAlBarsha, General Manager at The Royal Budha, responded to this review

Dear Ms. Laura, Thank you for your valuable review. We are pleased to know that you have enjoyed our food especially our Thai green curry. A positive guest experience is something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. We hope you will visit us again. Sincerely, General Manager Holiday Inn Dubai -Al Barsha More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

Royal Buddha is one of the best restaurant in Dubai, I am very pleased every time we dine in there with friends. Great service, colleagues are efficient, attentive, and all professions. I love their NBD promotion. Well done team for the great service and lovely food.

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1 Thank Melanie D
HolidayInnnAlBarsha, General Manager at The Royal Budha, responded to this review

Dear Ms. Melanie, Thank you for your valuable review. We are pleased to know that you have enjoyed our food , services , quality and friendliness of our team .A positive guest experience is something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. We hope you will visit us again. Sincerely General Manager Holiday Inn Dubai -Al... More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

My wife and I went for a Dim Sum Friday Brunch Buffet and we both were totally bowled over by the service, quality and friendliness of the staff. They were very helpful and welcoming and the food was made to perfection. The atmosphere and ambience were both very peaceful and laid-back, hence we both enjoyed this lunch to our fullest.... More 

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1 Thank Usfandiar S
HolidayInnnAlBarsha, Manager at The Royal Budha, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Usfandiar, Thank you for your valuable review. We are pleased to know that you have enjoyed our Dim Sum Friday Brunch , services , quality and friendliness of our team .A positive guest experience is something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. We hope you will visit us again. Sincerely General Manager Holiday... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

This is the most authentic Thai cuisine restaurant in Dubai. Must try: Lab Gai (chicken minced salad) tod man kung (prawn cake) wok fried Tiger prawn with black pepper, Grilled beef, pad thai kung and Fried rice prawn with Thai chilli paste, basil, wok fried Roasted Duck with tamarind sauce are must-haves! :) the beef is so tender and its... More 

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1 Thank sachi K
HolidayInnnAlBarsha, General Manager at The Royal Budha, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from The Royal Budha, Holiday Inn Dubai – Al Barsha! We appreciate and value your words. We are pleased to know that you enjoyed the exotic dishes at our award winning restaurant. Our staff, take great pride in ensuring all guest needs are handled with care. Looking forward to welcome you again! Culinary Regards, General Manager, Holiday... More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

It's my first time here since many of my friends recommended that it's the best Thai restaurant in town (They've been to many Thai restaurants and they voted Royal Budha as the best one). When I first entered, I hear Thai music (yes, I am Thai). I was impressed and thinking that my dinner's gonna be amazing, and when they... More 

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1 Thank ThanyaAmmyy
HolidayInnnAlBarsha, General Manager at The Royal Budha, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from The Royal Budha, Holiday Inn Dubai – Al Barsha! We appreciate and value your words. We are pleased to know that you enjoyed the exotic dishes at our award winning restaurant. Our staff, take great pride in ensuring all guest needs are handled with care. Looking forward to welcome you again! Culinary Regards, General Manager, Holiday... More 

1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

What a spoiler on our Anniversary evening..we went for the Dimsum Friday and the service was one of the worst we have experienced. The servers behaved as if they are doing us a favor by serving, would like to mention we are paying for the service plus food. In the mid of the food we waited for good 40 minutes... More 

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1 Thank Pooja M
HolidayInnnAlBarsha, General Manager at The Royal Budha, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from The Royal Budha, Holiday Inn Dubai – Al Barsha! We appreciate and value your words. We are sorry to hear that you had less then a pleasant experience with us. Our management will take necessary action. Our staff, take great pride in ensuring all guest needs are handled with care. Looking forward to welcome you again!... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$34 - US$42
Cuisine
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
19:00 - 23:30
Monday
19:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
19:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
19:00 - 23:30
Thursday
19:00 - 23:30
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
19:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Al Barsha Sheikh Zayed Rd, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 323 4333
Description
Fine Dining: THAI

Award Winning Thai Restaurant creative cuisine delivered in a stylish setting under the watchful eye of a towering Buddha makes this a royal treat. Situated on the ground floor, this contemporary Thai restaurant is the
perfect blend of tradition and innovation.


Timing:Saturday to Thursday 7:00 pm to 11:30 pm , Friday 12 noon to 12:00 midnight,

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?