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

18 Budapest restaurants found
- good for: Business

  1. Tanti

    Tanti

    Neighborhood: Buda, District 12
    Cost: Pricey
    Rating: rate it
    • no favs

    Tanti, or auntie’s kitchen, is a new restaurant in Budapest and it’s already the proud holder of one Michelin star....read more

  2. Café Kör

    Café Kör

    Cuisine: Hungarian
    Neighborhood: Pest, City Center, District 5
    Cost: Pricey
    Rating: rate it
    • 4 favs

    Café Kör is located close to St. Stephen's Basilica. This friendly, bistro-like restaurant was chosen several times...read more

  3. Bock Bistro

    Bock Bistro

    Cuisine: Hungarian, Spanish
    Neighborhood: Pest, Grand Boulevard, District 7
    Cost: Pricey
    Rating: 2.8/5
    • 4 favs

    Bock Bistro is the creation of an award winning chef and a celebrated sommelier. For an outstanding value-for-money...read more

  4. LouLou

    LouLou

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

    LouLou is back! For those who remember the old LouLou, one of the city's top restaurants that closed in 2009, this is...read more

  5. Chez Daniel

    Chez Daniel

    Cuisine: French
    Neighborhood: Pest, District 6
    Cost: Pricey
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    • no favs

    Chez Daniel is a small restaurant serving French dishes, creations by its French chef/owner Daniel Labrosse. During...read more

  6. Menza

    Menza

    Cuisine: Hungarian
    Neighborhood: Pest, City Center, District 6
    Cost: Moderate
    Rating: 4.8/5
    • 12 favs

    This restaurant brings back the 70s with its retro design and atmosphere. Menza is a place where you can dine with...read more

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. Café Vian

    Café Vian

    Neighborhood: Pest, City Center, District 6
    Cost: Moderate
    Rating: 4.7/5
    • 7 favs

    As one of the many cafés located on Liszt Ferenc Square, the French-style Café Vian is equally ideal for coffee,...read more

  10. Egykettő Wine Bistro

    Egykettő Wine Bistro

    Cuisine: Hungarian
    Neighborhood: Pest, District 5
    Cost: Moderate
    Rating: rate it
    • 1 fave

    Egykettő specializes in Hungarian wine and bistro style food. It's somewhere between an upscale restaurant and a...read more

  11. Déryné Bistro

    Déryné Bistro

    Cuisine: French, Hungarian
    Neighborhood: Buda, Castle District
    Cost: Pricey
    Rating: rate it
    • 3 favs

    Named after the most famous Hungarian actress of the 19th century, Déryné is a traditional yet sophisticated bistro....read more

  12. Apacuka

    Apacuka

    Cuisine: French, Hungarian
    Neighborhood: Pest, District 6
    Cost: Moderate
    Rating: rate it
    • 3 favs

    Apacuka in Nagymező utca is a great mix of a café, restaurant, varieté and art exhibition. Housed in a historic...read more

  13. Atakám Bistro

    Atakám Bistro

    Cuisine: French, Hungarian
    Neighborhood: Buda, District 1
    Cost: Moderate
    Rating: rate it
    • 2 favs

    This newish bistro in Buda, near Batthyány tér, combines a French, Provence-style kitchen with traditional Hungarian...read more

  14. 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

  15. New York Café

    New York Café

    Cuisine: Hungarian, Italian
    Neighborhood: Pest, Grand Boulevard, District 7
    Cost: Very Expensive
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    • 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

  16. ARAZ Restaurant

    ARAZ Restaurant

    Cuisine: French, Hungarian
    Neighborhood: Pest, District 7
    Cost: Moderate
    Rating: rate it
    • 1 fave

    ARAZ Restaurant in Dohány Street, located on the ground floor of Continental Hotel Budapest, serves a mix of...read more

  17. Peppers!

    Peppers!

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

    Budapest Marriott's contemporary restaurant, Peppers!, a Mediterranean grill, serves Hungarian fares prepared with a...read more

  18. Restaurant Giardino

    Restaurant Giardino

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

    Restaurant Giardino (formerly Bistro Jardin) is Hotel Kempinski's Mediterranean flavored Hungarian restaurant. The...read more