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The Italian Kitchen

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Vaci Utca, Budapest, Hungary
12:00 - 23:45
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

This is one of the nicest Italian restaurants I have been to, the staff were friendly and helpful, the food was good too, would recommend.

Thank Leahho65
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14 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Good food - tasted great & well presented, basic service & wine portions very small!! Overall a reasonable place to stop

Thank grahamclarke_6
Chennai (Madras), India
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39 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

True to its name, this hotel serves some great pasta. Had meal couple of times there and was very good.

Thank yparikh79
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

I had a risotto with seafood and it was really delicious! Friendly staff and reasonable prices. Nice place in general by my opinion.

Thank Fanny A
Athens, Greece
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016

Very good italian food. we ate there the first night of our trip! And we came back after one day to ate again. It was everything just perfect.

Thank Ioannis G
Wellington, New Zealand
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44 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

Fantastic pizza, home made lemonade and the best hot chocolate in town, all served with great humour and genuine friendliness

Thank Karen G
Musselburgh, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

We both had steaks. The steaks were lovely but really small. The service was really slow. Getting served was slow and then waiting for the food was slow. The price of the bill was really high and higher than expected one the restaurant had added on the service charge so needed to use our card to pay the difference. We... More 

Thank paul b
Royal Wootton Bassett, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

Saw this while out walking, they say you eat with your eyes and the place looked great, lovely surroundings so in we went, it was busy but the staff all seemed to work with ease and confidence. he food was great and of a high standard, all came out hot, the attention to detail was good as well, knowing who... More 

Thank TeamH_12
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2016 via mobile

Started off hopeful with the starters, whole ball of mozzarella, with salad, it was ok. Main course I had ravioli, it was obviously shop bought, and not cooked properly, too hard, and the tomato sauce was again obviously shop bought and too salty. My partner had steak, it was tiny, laughable, and his potatoes again not cooked properly. Frustratingly bad... More 

Thank RonnieV1535
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2015

We had lunch - chose one each of pizza and gnocchi. Freshly cooked and tasted good. This place is on the main street and looked more suited to groups than couples.

Thank Idw2008

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vaci Utca, Budapest, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > Belváros-Lipótváros
  • Neighbourhood: Belváros-Lipótváros

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?