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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%
Travellers talk about
“pad thai” (33 reviews)
“butter chicken” (17 reviews)
“korean beef” (10 reviews)
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 via mobile

I was visiting my sister. We we were busy doing yard work. Before we knew it it was already 8:00pm. By the time we put things away and got ready to go it was 8:30pm. We started looking at our options and chose the Smokin...More

Thank Tom7787
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We do not have great Thai food at home, so we used to eat Thai in my daughter's college town (4.5 hours away from home) when we went to visit. She graduated from college last December and I have been sad with the realization that...More

Thank LVenable07
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We travel great distances for dinner here and have been going for years. One of the best restaurants in Niagara. The menu is diverse and has so many cultures represented. Defiantly a favourite spot, don't head over in the summer without a reservation though! It's...More

Thank Kate H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went there last night for the first time with a group of friends. The food, service and atmosphere were all great. Will be back!

Thank RS F
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

I can’t brag enough about this place. The food is fresh and delicious as well as consistent, which I think means a lot. The hot and sour soup is the best I have ever had and the bogogi bowl is hands down the best. I...More

1  Thank EATBFLO
Reviewed 15 April 2018

We found the smokin Buddha restaurant in Port Colborne cold and uncomfortable. The food ws average. My wife's curry entre also came somewhat cold. Service is very good, this is more of a summer restaurant. B Niagara

1  Thank Birtrum_13
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

My partner and I fancied some Asian food while we were in the aria and found this restaurant on TA. Food was nice even though it could’ve done with little bit more flavour but the hostess was brilliant. Prices were reasonable too. Will go there...More

Thank rrowan
Reviewed 4 April 2018

I've been here several times with family since I moved to Port Colborne a year ago. It's a fun place to eat. The ambiance is uplifting and the food is amazing. We've never ordered anything we didn't like.

Thank Kate K
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

Service is amazing, had saraya? (Hope I said that right!!) As a waitress she was fantastic! Food is delicious every time! A must go!

Thank Jessica G
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

A home run everytime! Can be a bit noisy but food and service...AMAZING!!!! Make reservations and check hours of operation before going.

Thank Stephanie V
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Questions & Answers
20 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from GMCNiagara | Reviewed this property |
Definitely It is so small and always busy
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
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, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
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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