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Ildiko's Kitchen

Fo u. 8., Budapest 1011, Hungary
+36 1 201 4772
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“goulash” (13 reviews)
“pancakes” (9 reviews)
“stews” (3 reviews)
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11:30 am - 9:30 pmAll hours
European, Eastern European, Central European, Hungarian, Vegetarian Friendly
Fo u. 8., Budapest 1011, Hungary
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Very small and cozy. Very good food. Very nice service, friendly.they were able to accommodate my lactose intolerant diet. I had the roast chicken. You may have to share a table. Glad we did. We sat with a young woman from Taiwan. I recommend this...More

Thank daisyCalifornia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

1. This restaurant is just few doors away from the hotel we were staying in. After reading the positive reviews on this site, we decided to give it a try. We were not disappointed. 2. The first visit was in the evening. We were probably...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I used to love this place so much, came here with my partner anytime we visited Budapest and one of the ladies here always recognized us and even knew what we would order-the beef goulash. Then I came here with my mom and I have...More

Thank alexandriareviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Called in for lunch after visiting the old town on the hill above. It's what in the UK we would call good old fashioned cooking just like your mum would make . No frills good tasting and filling food , just what you need when...More

Thank salvadali
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

The food and service here is amazing! The best in Europe! Me and my boyfriend had three courses - plus a drink of Diet Coke each - and the meal only cost 6000HUF (~£18) for everything. The food is beyond amazing value and the staff...More

1  Thank e-rottier1307
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

I liked very much forward to visit this place. Got very disappointed. Probably we were there at the wrong time. The place was quite full but with some free tables but when we got there we were met with "nem" which in Hungarian means no....More

Thank Anna C
Reviewed 18 August 2017

I really used to like this place as it is restaurant with traditional Hungarian dishes, the food being quite good and the prices reasonable. However, I will refuse to ever go back there again after on a Sunday in July they did not allow me...More

Thank Ivan K
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We had a great lunch here for a very low price. Lots choice of traditional dishes in an authentic environment. Would recommend.

Thank Cameron W
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

A very nice traditionnal restaurant on buda side 2 mins walk from chain bridge Everything we ate was excellent The owner and waiter was very nice (good English spoken) Simple and good, quick service We did not pay attention to the prices and once we...More

Thank SybilBKR
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Menu in different languages it's a good idea. We ordered rich meat soup with vegetables and meat, hungarian mushroom stew with dumplings and pancakes. Soup was inedible!!! It was to salty with no taste of vegetables. Soup was warm... Rest of food was OK -...More

Thank Susan M
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 7
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fo u. 8., Budapest 1011, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District I / Buda
  • Neighbourhood: District I / Buda
  • Phone Number: +36 1 201 4772
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Are you hungry? Are you on budget? Come on in! We serve tasty and authentic Hungarian dishes, made fresh daily or cooked to order, using only fresh ingredients. We serve Hungarian food not Hungarian "style" food! Try us, we are sure you will be back for more. Enjoy!
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