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524 Victoria St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4K8, Canada
+1 250-352-2185
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (18 reviews)
“green curry” (2 reviews)
“fritters” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
524 Victoria St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4K8, Canada
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Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

If you want some good Thai food check this spot out... server was attentive and friendly... would highly recommend for Asian food lovers when in Nelson

Thank Kawakwa
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by my Nelson hotel. I had the Pad Thai and it was fabulous, as was the service. A great place for Thai food.

Thank Daddygord
Reviewed 14 September 2017

The Thai food is delicious and the atmosphere is wonderful! Vegan options are available. It's always fun drinking bubble tea.

1  Thank Diana v
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I live in the area and have eaten here several times. It is delicious and fresh. The lunch special is so large that you could possibly have left overs! Servers have been attentive any time we go. I would recommend this place for sure.

Thank A B
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

I took my Mum here for lunch during a family visit to the Kootenays. We had several delicious dishes, fresh Oso Negro coffee, and bubble tea. Everything was delicious! Our server was pleasant and attentive, happily chatting with me while our food was being prepared....More

1  Thank Kierin
Reviewed 7 July 2017

My wife and I had a thai lunch at Busaba on July 6, 2017, and absolutely loved it. We had a red curry chicken dish, and pork dish. The food was fantastic, and the service was excellent. We would strongly recommend this restaurant, and we...More

Thank Ward C
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Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner here over May Long. The service was great, and the prices were reasonable. We had the sweet corn and shallot fritters for a starter. They were amazing. The Thai green curry and the pork and pineapple stir fry were perfect portion size...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

My partner and I savour our opportunities to eat at good restaurants when we visited Canada. Thai food in particular. When we heard there was one in Nelson we were excited and presumed itwould be good. But, we were very disappointed. The vegetables were all...More

1  Thank gregkemp
Reviewed 14 April 2017

It has been a while since we stopped in and the best surprise was that Busaba seems to have improved since our last visit which was good but not stellar. We ordered the lunch combos of Keow Waan with chicken and the Bangkok Panang with...More

Thank freefud
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Good food, value for money. Service is friendly. Nothing too special, just a good Thai place. Nice decor.

Thank Peter T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 524 Victoria St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4K8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +1 250-352-2185
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