Budapest Restaurants

A guide to Budapest Restaurants and cafés with maps, reviews and photos

One of the most popular places to start your culinary experience in Budapest is at Liszt Ferenc tér. This trendy square is packed with indoor and outdoor cafés and restaurants, creating the perfect atmosphere for lunch, cocktails or dinner. You'll be amongst fellow tourists and locals. Other areas filled with cafés and restaurants are Andrássy Avenue and the pedestrian precincts around St. Stephen's Basilica and Ráday utca (starting at Kálvin tér). Some of the best restaurants in Budapest can be found here.

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Budapest Restaurant Guide

11 Budapest restaurants found
- cuisine: Italian

  1. Fausto’s Osteria

    Fausto’s Osteria

    Good for: Dinner
    Neighborhood: Pest, City Center, District 7
    Cost: Pricey
    Rating: rate it
    • no favs

    Fausto's serves Italian and Mediterranean specialties and has a great selection of Hungarian and Italian wines....read more

  2. Ristorante Krizia

    Ristorante Krizia

    Cuisine: Italian
    Good for: Dinner, Romance
    Neighborhood: Pest, City Center, District 6
    Cost: Pricey
    Rating: 4.7/5
    • 1 fave

    Known for its upscale Italian cuisine, Ristorante Krizia, located close to Budapest's Broadway and the Opera House,...read more

  3. Comme Chez Soi

    Comme Chez Soi

    Good for: Business, Dinner, Lunch
    Neighborhood: Pest, City Center, District 5
    Cost: Moderate
    Rating: 4.7/5
    • 5 favs

    Comme Chez Soi is a small Italian restaurant located one block from the famous Váci Street in downtown Budapest. It's...read more

  4. Sarki Fűszeres

    Sarki Fűszeres

    Neighborhood: Pest, District 13
    Cost: Moderate
    Rating: rate it
    • 1 fave

    Sarki Fűszeres is the charming corner store you wish you had in your neighborhood. It's a grocery store and a café...read more

  5. Tom George Restaurant and Café

    Tom George Restaurant and Café

    Cuisine: Italian
    Neighborhood: Pest, City Center, District 5
    Cost: Pricey
    Rating: 4.3/5
    • 1 fave

    Tom George is a popular restaurant and café in downtown Budapest, near the St. Stephen’s Basilica. Recently it was...read more

  6. Vostro Gastronomy

    Vostro Gastronomy

    Cuisine: Hungarian, Italian
    Neighborhood: Pest, District 8
    Cost: Moderate
    Rating: rate it
    • 4 favs

    Vostro (formerly Nostro) Gastronomy is a small café with a great vibe, ideal for breakfast or a laid back afternoon...read more

  7. Café Pierrot Restaurant

    Café Pierrot Restaurant

    Neighborhood: Buda, Castle Hill, District 1
    Cost: Pricey
    Rating: rate it
    • 1 fave

    This Castle Hill restaurant received several times the Best of Budapest Award for its fine cuisine and eye-catching...read more

  8. Café Picard

    Café Picard

    Cuisine: Italian
    Neighborhood: Pest, City Center, District 5
    Cost: Pricey
    Rating: rate it
    • no favs

    Café Picard, a small Italian-style café, located close to the Parliament, is a good breakfast spot. Salads, soups, a...read more

  9. Fresco Café & Lounge

    Fresco Café & Lounge

    Neighborhood: Pest, City Center, District 6
    Cost: Pricey
    Rating: rate it
    • no favs

    Fresco is another trendy café located on Liszt Ferenc Square. Their menu is extensive, including Hungarian dishes,...read more

  10. New York Café

    New York Café

    Cuisine: Hungarian, Italian
    Neighborhood: Pest, Grand Boulevard, District 7
    Cost: Very Expensive
    Rating: rate it
    • 11 favs

    At the turn of the 20th century the New York Café (New York Kávéház) was the most beautiful and the most beloved...read more

  11. Café Gusto

    Café Gusto

    Cuisine: Italian
    Good for:
    Neighborhood: Buda, District 2
    Cost: Moderate
    Rating: rate it
    • no favs

    This tiny café, with its Italian-influenced menu, has a lovely atmosphere. It's really tiny and they serve only a few...read more