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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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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible16%
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“soups” (2 reviews)
“chinese food” (10 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
€€ - €€€
2827 61st St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77551-2002
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Reviewed 10 April 2015

We discovered the Happy Buddha several years ago on a trip to Galveston and have always made a point of stopping by. Our last two visits have been very disappointing, however, so I doubt we will go there again. My husband ordered sweet and sour...More

Thank DRobinson1980
Reviewed 7 April 2015

While staying at Quality Inn nearby, my husband picked up 2 meals for us. Food was good, hot & fresh. It was also a good value & very large portions.

1  Thank Arleen H
Reviewed 10 March 2015

We finally stopped here after years of always saying, "We have to stop there sometime.", and really enjoyed our lunch. The interior needs an upgrade, & it reminded me what Chinese restaurants were like when I was a kid in the 70s, but that didn't...More

1  Thank Peter K
Reviewed 16 January 2015

Seems to be different from last year. Dishes now lack sauces on main courses and less on the veggie department. Still very good dishes and service is great.

Thank Dale H
Reviewed 18 November 2014

I had planned to try a Chinese lunch buffet that is almost next door to Happy Buddha. At 1pm the parking lot had two cars. That is usually a bad sign. Happy Buddha's lot next door was full, so I changed my plans. Even though...More

1  Thank Deena S
Reviewed 8 November 2014

I have lived in Galveston county all my life, and happy Buddha is the best Chinese restaurant in the county, one other is good also and that is satchuwan garden in Dickinson, but the Buddha excels over them all. Grannie bear

Thank granniebear2014
Reviewed 20 October 2014

Just be aware this place might make you sick, both me and my husband where sick the rest of the night after eating here.

Thank Sheila L
Reviewed 5 August 2014 via mobile

The Orientals were of course so friendly the food was awesome the amount of food we can eat for a week, but if you get the American lady for a waitress ask for a different waitress or waiter SHE SUCKS she's rude she has an...More

Thank Kari G
Reviewed 3 August 2014

I'm originally from Beaumont, Tx and have been living in the Dallas area for over a decade now. I used to got to this restaurant all the time with my family when I was kid, but it shut down years later. My friend told me...More

1  Thank Edwardbab
Reviewed 11 May 2014 via mobile

Karma's gonna get this restaurant closed! Was worried in the parking lot when worker was sitting outside smoking amongst the trashy conditions. Inside it's clean enough but a little odiferous. When ordering the waitress was ignorant of the items preparation and freaked when I asked...More

Thank garthedc
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
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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