Happy Year of the Monkey!
We are now accepting applications for experienced front of house team members, please submit your resume in person.
Thank you Ari LeVaux for awarding Budai Gourmet Chinese as your Best Chinese Restaurant in the Alibi!
We offer you and your loved ones hand-crafted dishes influenced from Taiwan, Shanghai, and Southern China. Please don't hesitate to ask Elsa more about the menu, suggestions or dietary requests. We can tailor a meal just for you, and of course, we also cater events large and small.
Press and Reviews
"It still felt like Budai had given us a taste of Taiwan, along with a good tour of what well-prepared Chinese can be." - Andrea Lin, Albuquerque Journal
"It'll rub your belly the right way." - Ari LeVaux, Alibi
"Budai Gourmet Chinese garners a well-deserved reputation as a fine destination restaurant." - Shari Taylor, Local IQ
"Budai is a very special restaurant, one which should be shared with open-minded friends who love food as much as you do." - Gil Garduno, Gil's Thrilling (and filling) Blog
"Unquestionably the Best Chinese Restaurant in ABQ. Maybe Even the state…" - Larry McGoldrick, Larry's Albuquerque Food Musings
"Budai is a seriously rewarding adventure for any foodie looking to check off outlandish things on their international cuisine bucket list." - Sam Bertken, Movato Blog
Budai Gourmet Chinese 6300 San Mateo NE H-1, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87109 | 505-797-7898