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Cucina

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District V / Inner City
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Vaci utca 20, Budapest 1052, Hungary
+36 1 266 4144
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11:30 - 23:45
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 23:45
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53 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We walked into this restaurant because it was full when the other one right next door was empty.. we thought the food would be good. Well, the waiters were actually quite nice. On the other hand the food was a disaster. Pizza was awful, and the lasagna was even worse. Two simple plates, and two trainwrecks! Would not recommend!

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Thank G C
Beverley, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It was right next to our hotel, The Promenade, so we did not go there until the last night, wish we had gone earlier. The staff were friendly, the food was good, and reasonable and we had a nice bottle of wine.

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Thank Beverleygirl
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16 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My friends and I ate two times at this restaurant and simple meals were good and the service was very kind, Also its location in the heart of Váci utca

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Thank Shaza572
Tipperary, Ireland
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99 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Waiter wouldnt bring us the wine we wanted. He insisted on giving us a mediocre bottle for 37euros!!! Food was very good however and restaurant was in good location and busy. I had salmon with med veg n chips. 100%. Happy overall.

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Thank Marie G
Vienna, West Virginia
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102 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a lot of sightseeing, in the late afternoon we were ready for nice launch and a small break. We came across this place and saw the menu which had few vegetarian choices( since we are vegetarian) and it was crowded. So we thought it has be good place since it is crowded with so many local people. We had... More 

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Thank AM26105
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurant was very busy but we were soon shown to a table in the window. Service was good with friendly staff. We chose the salami, ham and olives starter followed by lasagne and a mixed salad. The food was lovely and portions generous. I would recommend this restaurant for Italian food.

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Thank JudyFeilder
Mumbai
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129 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here for dinner on recommendation. The place was crowded with people waiting to get in. We were lucky to find a table for two. The pizza we ordered was amazing but the pasta was basic nothing great. Good quick service.

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Thank JeetFuria
Cavan, Ireland
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162 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant has great Italian food and a lovely atmosphere to go along with it. The staff are friendly and welcoming .

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Thank LSH L
Launceston, Australia
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183 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wandered in while shopping and very pleased we did. From moment we stepped inside all the staff were very pleasant. We were not very hungry but ended up having a pizza each and a glass of their house dry red from Eger region of Hungary. Could not fault the food or service.

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Thank ROBYN B
Springfield, IL
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37 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here twice and had great meals both times. We had pizzas and a fish dish. A great wine selection. Menu is varied with many pizza and pasta selections.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, European
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 23:45
Monday
11:30 - 23:45
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:45
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:45
Thursday
11:30 - 23:45
Friday
11:30 - 23:45
Saturday
11:30 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vaci utca 20, Budapest 1052, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District V / Inner City
  • Neighbourhood: District V / Inner City
  • Phone Number: +36 1 266 4144

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in District V / Inner City

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District V / Inner City
Discover the Inner City along the banks of the Danube, with its fashionable shops and iconic buildings. The Inner-City Parish Church and St. Stephen’s Basilica stand out as two of the finest examples of architecture in the area. If you are still hunting for more historical treats, then the ruins of the medieval city walls on Kecskeméti Utca are a must-visit while the Soviet War Memorial is also worthy of attention and relevant to Hungary’s more recent history. If shopping is on your itinerary, then be prepared: the market squares in this area are an absolute delight, particularly during the Christmas period, but even throughout the year you’ll find the latest trends in the shops on Vaci Utca.
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