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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Restaurant
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“When having opened Menza, we wanted to create a place where you can enjoy a traditional Pest style dining experience with a grand café-restaurant quality service. With our name and interior we salute the beloved retro era. Come and enjoy a perfect coffee on our terrace and taste delicious Hungarian dishes.”
  • 201 locals recommend
Café
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“I recommend this café for it's historical past and unique , beautiful design. Multiple famous hungarian authors wrote their best selling novels and poems like The Paul Street Boys. It's located between Erzsébet avenue and Dohány streer, It's about 100 m away from the Pretty Good Flat of Downtown.”
  • 164 locals recommend
Concert Hall
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“Perfect place for a drink during the afternoon, or a concert in the evening. Nice and yound atmosphere.”
  • 113 locals recommend
Music Venue
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“Concert Hall Boat on the Danube. Winner of several prizes, such as Lonely Planet World’s 100 Greatest Bar, 2012. ”
  • 134 locals recommend
Jewish Restaurant
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“Mazel Tov is an open hearted cultural space in the city's center, a streamlined and comforting place focusing on gastronomy in the 7th district, in the middle of the historically Jewish quarter, today's downtown's night-life center. This urban, recreational, dog-friendly garden laden with planted herbs and trees is transformed into a garden party location in the evenings. We wish to establish an informal, casual atmosphere, an easily digestible urban meeting point, which transforms into one of the most intimate and greenest arbors at dusk, every day of the week.”
  • 106 locals recommend
Nightclub
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“Morrison's 2 is one of the coolest party places in Budapest. This lively pub/club has five dance floors playing 5 different genres, karaoke, an inner courtyard (open year-round), an English-style pub and several bars, offering a wide selection of drinks. Open every night, Morrison's 2 offers cocktail happy hours from 5 pm to 9 pm, for HUF 700. Location: H-1055 Budapest, Szent István krt. 11”
  • 73 locals recommend
Café
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“A very elegant and traditional coffee house, since 1870 – traditional cakes in a new shape. ”
  • 116 locals recommend
Toy / Game Store
“Mammut shopping mall would provide you with everything needed from a shopping mall.”
  • 88 locals recommend
Hungarian Restaurant
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“Traditional Hungarian dishes served in a friendly and authentic environment. ”
  • 98 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“The mile-long Király Street is flourishing and buzzing with activity. This street is of historical significance and is perpendicular to Kazinczy Street. It's also one of the entrances to the passage known as Gozsdu Udvar, which feels like an entirely separate hub of the city. In addition to the shops, hostels, restaurants, bars, bistros, and teahouses, the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music also help to shape the street's cultural character. In the winter months, Király Street is defined by the Christmas lights and the smell of roasted chestnuts. From spring, it's the territory of tourists and locals in search of fun spots for a day or night out.”
  • 102 locals recommend
Pedestrian Plaza
“Great place to shop for international brands! ( for example: Tommy Hilfiger, Nike, Massimo Dutti, Benetton, Zara)”
  • 49 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Opened in 2002, Trattoria Pomo D'Oro is a wildly popular Italian restaurant in Budapest's downtown that marries a red-sauce, old-school Italian trattoria with a modern restaurant. This means that the place draws everyone from middle-class Hungarian families looking for Italian comfort food to foodies, business customers, and tourists. As a result, the ever-expanding space, which has managed to retain a cozy vibe, is packed to capacity with a mixed crowd every day of the week. While not cheap by Budapest standards—mains range from €10 to €20—price points aren't outrageous for its caliber. Here, it's hard to go wrong with anything, but I most enjoy the rich, Tuscan tomato soup (pappa al pomodoro; €6), the strozzapreti hand-rolled pasta (€9), and the branzino fillet, be it charcoal-grilled (€12) or steamed and filled with pancetta and black mussels (€15). The pizzas, prepared in a wood-burning oven, skew Neapolitan-style with an airy crust. Do save room for dessert as the profiterole and the good old tiramisu are among the best you'll find in Budapest. The long wine list features both Italian and Hungarian bottles. Note that Pomo D'Oro is most enjoyable in the evenings, as it's often overrun by business people from the nearby financial district at lunchtime. All in all, reliable Italian food and a friendly service rightfully make Pomo D'oro a sought-after restaurant in Budapest. Reservations are an absolute must.”
  • 62 locals recommend
Soup Place
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“Best streetfood place in BP. They sell filled baugettes and AMAZING soups. Small menu(soup&small baugette) is just 5EUR. Dirt cheap but great quality”
  • 91 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“I love thier breakfast,doing breakfast here is to be sure that it will be a great day. The mood, music, colors, put you in the right way to see life, and....food is extraaaa”
  • 73 locals recommend
Bistro
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“I'd personally like to recommend this restaurant for it's unique design and friendly cicrcumstances. Not just for it's design , but for it's delicious menu. (Vintage Garden is also perfect for taking pictures for instagram or facebook ;) ) You can enter it the same way as Gozsdu Yard and the exit leads to Dob street. Ellátóház ruin pub and the Jewish quarter is nearby (just a couple minutes on feet) ”
  • 44 locals recommend
Buffet
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“All you can eat restaurant, with grill where you can order fresh meat and fish.”
  • 67 locals recommend