Chelsea, Kensington

Buddha Bar

Buddha Bar

Pan Asian | Chelsea, Kensington, Knightsbridge

Restaurant details

145 Knightbridge, London, SW1X 7PA
Nearest tube: 
KnightsbridgeNearest station: Embankment
Telephone number: 020 3371 7777

Opening times: Lunch: Monday to Friday 12:00 until 3:00 Dinner: Sunday to Wednesday 17:30 until 12:30; Thursday to Saturday 17:30 until 1:00

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Critic reviews - total score 5 out of 10

Critics' score: 4
Jay Rayner Observer Estimated score
Reviewed on November 23, 2008
"The food is that killer combination of stupendously clumsy and grossly overpriced." READ REVIEW

Critics' score: 4.5
Terry Durack Independent
Reviewed on August 31, 2008
"...the best spot here is the mezzanine bar, where you can chill out with intoxicants, tune in to the music and give the food a miss." READ REVIEW

Critics' score: 6
Anon Guardian
Reviewed by August 30, 2008
"It's the mediocre and astronomically priced pan-Asian cooking..." READ REVIEW

Critics' score: 7
"Richard & Peter" Harden's Estimated score
Reviewed on August 21, 2008
"We’d have to say, however, that we all enjoyed sharing our mélange of sushi, sashimi, seared scallops and shitake mushrooms (an odd combination, admittedly), shrimp tempura and so on." READ REVIEW

Critics' score: 5
Larushka Ivan-Zadeh London Lite Estimated score
Reviewed on August 20, 2008
"This is the place to be for the next few months, so enjoy the bar and leave dining to the wealthy A-listers." READ REVIEW

Critics' score: 2
Fay Maschler Evening Standard
Reviewed on August 13, 2008
"As we are eating the first courses, a waitress suddenly rushes up and asks “Do you like your food, would you like more to drink?” and then, without waiting for an answer, turns tail and leaves, never to be seen again." READ REVIEW


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