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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

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
Scenic Viewpoint
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“The Bálna Terrace is the site located in the Bálna Promenade, one of the most dynamically developing meeting points of Budapest, bustling with both locals and visitors every day of the week. You can have some meal or just a drink enjoying a beautiful view of Buda side.”
  • 24 locals recommend
Café
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“Legendary cafe since 1911, with huge arched windows & terrace, serving simple Hungarian dishes.”
  • 28 locals recommend
Beer Bar
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“All day it's a good choice. It is situated right on the Danube bank with a great view. Plenty of outdoor seating, good craft beers. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Pub
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“Trendy hangout place for dinner or a few drinks. Interior decorated by young artists. Usually crowded with university students, but good atmosphere.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant
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“Amazing vegan burgers and hot dogs and some other food. Highly recommended if you like quality fast food!”
  • 8 locals recommend
Gastropub
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“Sit in a pool without a swimming suit. The former children's pools are now filled with tables and chairs instead of water, so jumping in one of them. Unique atmosphere.”
  • 15 locals recommend
Vietnamese Restaurant
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“A little bit of Asian colors in Budapest. If you want to have something warm, I can suggest trying out some Asian soups. Vietnamese food is really well spread in Hungary.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Gastropub
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“In a unique atmosphere (an old cinema) you can have a nice dinner with a good drink in a cinema chair. I like their cider on tap, and their hamburgers. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Eastern European Restaurant
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“Hemingway Restaurant is by the Lake Feneketlen in a nice environment. They offer a really good Sunday brunch for only 24 eur. Opening hrs Mon-Sat 12.00-24.00 Sun 12.00-16.00”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
“A feeling of a traditional rural Hungarian restaurant comes into our mind when we enter this restaurant. The foods are delicious and the prices are reasonable. There is gypsy music every evening.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend
Pub
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“Best burger in town, high quality meet and the burger is simply huge and juicy. Do not judge the place for the look just try the food. From 15:00 to 17:00 there an offer 1 Liter of beer for HUF 410, Euro 1.33, USD 1.4.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Burger Restaurant
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“A local legend with fair pricing, lots of choices, including Hungarian beef, hot-dogs, American beverages and more. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Maybe a bit overpried, but hey, you have to pay for this amazing view! Next to the Great Market Hall, at the Danube bank, almost always sunny, and the view... Well, it is one of the bests in Budapest.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
“New Wave Bar at the best part of the city. Bartók Béla Boluevard was voted in 2019 the top 50 cool places in the world, where you can find the unique feeling of the country and city without touristy prices and behaviour. Near to this bar you can find a lot of other good places as well.”
  • 6 locals recommend