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The ultimate Budapest Food Guide

Published: September 20th, 2017

In this Budapest food guide you’ll find 10 must-eat restaurants  that we can guarantee will satisfy your taste buds.

Á la Maison Grand

Budapest, Nádor Str. 5, 1051

Nádor Street’s French-style breakfast bistro started off as a family business. Since 2015, the neighborhood fell in love with them and they became so popular, that they decided to expand both the menu and the shop. The new Á La Maison, opposite the old one, offers breakfast from sweet and salty delicacies all day long, but since the spring of 2016 we can have a lunch menu or dinner here as they await guests with a more elegant and sophisticated chef’s offer and menu. Distance from the hotel: approximately 5 minutes walk.

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Borkonyha Restaurant

Budapest, 1051, Sas Str. 3, 1051

Winekitchen is a blend of a French-style bistro and a contemporary family restaurant offering the best of Hungarian cuisine. The name Winekitchen speaks for itself. The concept is based on the wide and diverse selection of wine list with 200 different mostly Hungarian wines, the delicious food and the personal and relaxed service. It is located just a few steps away from the beautiful Saint Stephen’s Basilica, in the heart of the V. disctict. Small wonder that Borkonyha got its first Michelin Star in 2014 and still remains in this prestigious group! Distance from the hotel: approximately 3 minutes walk.

Photo credit: Borkonyha Restaurant

Fausto’s Ristorante & Osteria

Budapest, Dohány Str. 3, 1072

They provide two different atmospheres, offering classic Italian dishes enriched with a contemporary cuisine style. All ingredients are made with modern technology and they combine the tradition with the latest fashion. The Fausto’s Osteria offers the traditional Italian courses within a cozy Bistro feeling. The daily specials vary the menu in order to make the guests feel a homely atmosphere. They also provide the possibility to try 5 course tasting menu as well.A wide selection of Italian and Hungarian wines with a truly attentive service will welcome the guests. Distance from the hotel: approximately 10 minutes walk.

Photo credit: Fausto’s Ristorante & Osteria

Onyx Restaurant

Budapest, Vörösmarty tér 7, 1051

Found within Budapest’s historic Gerbeaud House in Vörösmarty Square, Onyx has a secure spot among fine-dining havens in Hungary’s capital. The restaurant has been granted a Michelin Star in 2011, which made it the second Budapest eatery that ever received the prestigious culinary award. With a menu offering a selection of reimagined Magyar meals and a fine collection of local and international wines, Onyx offers a 4-course and a 6-course lunch menu and two types of dinner menus that are served amid an elegant ambience. Distance from the Hotel: approximately 8 minutes walk.

Photo credit: Onyx Restaurant

TAMA Restaurant

Budapest, Bajcsy-Zsilinszky út 22, 1051

They get the blood pumping in the heart of Budapest. With its pleasant interior, impeccable service and unparalleled culinary specialties, TAMA Budapest welcomes all guests who are open to the novelties of gastronomy, like domestic flavours and like to indulge their senses, and expect the highest of qualities. While respecting the traditions and ingredients of Hungarian cuisine, the technology of food preparation in their kitchen is more in line with the style of Italy: light, and rich in flavours and details. Distance from the Hotel: approximately 4 minutes walk.

Photo credit: TAMA Restaurant

Don’t limit yourself to only the 5 restaurants included in this Budapest food guide, but we hope it gives you some ideas of must-eat restaurants  that you don’t want to miss! Enjoy!

Budapest is truly full of wonders. Apart from its magnificent sights, rich culture and amazing architecture you may indulge yourselves in the real Hungarian culinary experience at the top restaurants of the city that we collected and tailor-made for you. Please follow this link for the restaurants that our Concierge Team hand-picked and categorized to ensure you will return home with fond memories of the “Pearl of Danube”!


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