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Bocadillo Astoria

#366 of 2,405 Restaurants in Budapest
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
District VII / Jewish Quarter
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Karoly koerut 1, Budapest 1075, Hungary (Formerly Bocadillo Cafe)
+36 70 335 1398
11:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We found and dined here last year thought it was great food and service. Returned this year to discover motivation and standards have slipped. The Food was bland, small portions unless you want another burger! Fixed price menu for 4 with a bottle of wine + 2 Soproni an unbelievable 4,500 Huf as they add 12% for poor grumpy service... More 

Thank Shanxy
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

the food was a bit below average in our opinions. watch out of the annoying part of including the Tip in the bill (that was writen in hungarian)

Thank Ilya S
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant was rather disappointing. We enjoyed the goulash soup and then ordered a mixed meat plate for two. It was pretty much inedible. We basically paid the equivalent of €60 for two soups an water as we couldn't eat anything else.

Thank Elva V
Level Contributor
52 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stumbled upon this restaurant when looking for a good place for dinner. My partner is quite fussy and Bocadillo had a great selection of different food! Overall we had great service, delicious food and it's a cute setting with the lights and tablecloths.

Thank AmyWarman
London, United Kingdom
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507 reviews
182 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by for a lunch to refuel me after a morning of site seeing. Nice big burger that needs a knife and fork to get through. Absolutely gorgeous and set me up for the rest of the day. Restaurant has a lot of charm to it and some character. Good service when I visited.

Thank goodguyjas
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lovely bowl of beef goulash soup,nice and hot on a cold day,shame it was a bit thin and not enough meat and vegetables,was really tasty tho and we really enjoyed it,would go back again.

Thank johneliasWales
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

We ordered a duck salad that we had to wait for for approximately half an hour. There were no other guests and my friend saw the chef prepare the salad which took him three to five minutes. It mostly consisted of lettuce, cucumber and Ruccola with duck bites around the edges of the plate. We also order red Hungarian wine... More 

Thank Annushka K
Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

This place looks very cute and cosy, and we came in because we'd given up waiting for a bus and were freezing! What we really wanted was a mulled wine, but it was pretty much the only cafe in Budapest that didn't serve it! We settled for a cup of tea, which was perfectly fine - the staff could have... More 

Thank IndigoStar79
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

We chose the place because of the charming and romantic atmosphere and not too expensive food. The food itself was okay, nothing that special, but the service was shockingly bad, no service manners, not even goodbye or anything. And plus, the receipt included the 12% tip! For what?! The food was edible, some dishes were good and some not that... More 

Thank Kati Eliisabet P
Canterbury, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped by here as it looked nice from outside. The staff were friendly and the God was good. We ordered a variety from rooster stew to burgers. All was very tasty. The mains and starters are really good. Desserts aren't as good so probably wouldn't order again. Perhaps stick to a love cocktail for afters! Friendly and attentive staff.... More 

Thank Smithlasmith

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 43
Mediterranean, European, Healthy, Central European, Hungarian, International
Lunch, Drinks, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Karoly koerut 1, Budapest 1075, Hungary (Formerly Bocadillo Cafe)
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District VII / Jewish Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: District VII / Jewish Quarter
  • Phone Number: +36 70 335 1398

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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District VII / Jewish Quarter
District VII is the very heart of Budapest and houses the city’s Jewish Quarter. Its streets are lively and colorful, its buildings narrate different histories in an assortment of architectural styles, and its cafes and bars are frequented and loved by the enthusiastic crowds. Grand and magnificent, the striking star of the district is the Great Synagogue, the largest in Europe and one of the biggest in the world. Distinctly Moorish in style, crowned by the twin onion shaped domes, the Synagogue is the very emblem of District VII and one of the main attractions in the capital.
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