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Riso Ristorante & Terrace

$$ - $$$
District I / Buda
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Lovas ut 41., Budapest 1012, Hungary
+36 1 224 7424
11:00 - 23:00
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The menu options were great with both traditional hungarian and modern mediterranean fare. Great service staff as well, very friendly and able to communicate in english no problem. Their pastas were particularly good. It appears to have beautiful outside dining area as well but since we were there in january we were unable to experience it.

Thank Ormies
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Bruges, Belgium
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64 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

The restaurant is very well located, close to the castle with a nice view. Is a good place to have dinner with friends.The food is good and ambiance cossy.

Thank bruvan
Vail, Arizona
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26 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

We ate breakfast there twice, lunch once and dinner 2 times...each time the staff was friendly, attentive and made great recommendations.

Thank CT2323
Kerava, Finland
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

Same lovelly staff as in Hotel! After walking in town this is nice restaurant to sat down and take small snack or coctail!

Thank JuhaTSuhonen
Omaha, Nebraska
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25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

The food here was awesome, the pizza had a great crust and very good sauce..mark of a good Italian place. The floating island dessert was also a nice surprise, for any vanilla lovers...go for it, it's delicious. I also have to say the ambience of this place and the service are wonderful, we really enjoyed our meal after a long... More 

Thank NGMal
Stockholm, Sweden
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Nice and clean place. Well desiged but not so much love was put in the food. Nice service. Ordered pizza and duck.

Thank Budapest1968
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Had a nice dinner with friends. Attentive staff, excellent food. Not too expensive. Priced correctly. Highly recommended.

Thank Laura M
Riso01, Vezető at Riso Ristorante & Terrace, responded to this review

Dear Laura! Thank you so much! Best regards! Jachimiák Tünde More 

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55 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We got a good feeling as soon as we entered the restaurant, staff were very welcoming, there is both a restaurant and terrace, due to weather we were inside. our waiter was very pleasant and knew the details of the menu without exception, the food was excellent and very good selection of wines, restaurant located just out the castle area... More 

Thank rick14
Budapest, Hungary
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

Excellent choice and location was this restaurant for our wedding dinner on a beautiful autumn day. We were very satisfied with the standard of service, fine food and crew as well. Quiet but perfect work was made by the stuff, discretion and sufficient flexibility are their labels. The manager was permanently present and supervised the work, which was really impeccable.... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Having walked the length of Buda Castle you find yourself leaving by a NW gate. Take an immediate left and find Riso within 100m on the right. It is an oasis of quiet, clean calm - close to the action but far enough away not to attract the coach parties. The menus are in English, the pricing is average for... More 

Thank Michael C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 22
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lovas ut 41., Budapest 1012, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District I / Buda
  • Neighbourhood: District I / Buda
  • Phone Number: +36 1 224 7424
Visit our Mediterranean restaurant next to the historical Buda Castle, where we offer for our guests beside the traditional Italian and Hungarian dishes special and a wide range of risottos and oven-baked pizza too. The interior and exterior appearance of the restaurant affords a perfect place to have a romantic dinner and to organize a family reunion or a business events and weddings.During the nice weather the guests can feel on our marvelous 80-seats terrace to relax.We are thinking of families with building of a playground for children. We are looking forward to welcoming you in Riso Restaurant!- Mediterranean feeling, friendly service- Perfect parking possibility- Wide range of dishes, wines and prosecco- Accommodation possibility/Hotel Castle Garden ****- Buda Castle

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District I / Buda
The historical center to a city with a multifarious and intricate past, Buda has some of the most outstanding buildings in Europe and an enviable natural landscape with stunning views onto the Danube. Centered around the Royal Palace, it provides a glimpse into the golden years of the Austro-Hungarian empire and the lives led by the aristocracy at the time. Matthias Church, beside the palace, hosted many events attended by the royal family and was the chosen place for the coronation of Franz Josef, one of the Hungarian Habsburg kings. Having admired the palace and the church, a visit to Buda will be unforgettable by the stunning and memorable panorama over Pest offered by the seven towered Fishermen’s Bastion.
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