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Kacsa utca 22., Budapest 1027, Hungary
+36 1 202 2165
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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European, Hungarian, Eastern European, Central European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Kacsa utca 22., Budapest 1027, Hungary
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Mandragóra...what a beautiful surprise! I recommend this restaurant to everybody who whishes to eat excellent food for little price. If you are in Budapest you cannot miss this one...you won’t regret it I promise! 👍🏻👌🏻

Thank Alexandra T
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great lunch on a cold snowy day. Food was amazing, waiter was great. Don’t be afraid to go for the goulash to start, it’s filling bit the mains are petite allowing for desert....

Thank DomB73
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The most exquisite Hungary's cuisine! Ask for a goulash and appfelwine! The staff are kindly and all speak english. The hungarian Chocolate cake with jam fruit Dessert is a peace of heaven!

Thank Victorhugofrc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Located in a quiet neighborhood. We had goulash and it was perfect. Don't forget to try the chocolate cake.

Thank vasilis d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We tried it for lunch. It's slightly out of the center of Buda but easily reachable. The wooden door makes the idea that the restaurant is closed so don't worry and open it.The staff was friendly and gentle. We reserved our table on Saturday but...More

Thank L A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went there with a friend, he recommended the Goulash soup and the Angus Onglet steak. I don't think I've ever had such an amazing meal. For desert we had the chocolate cake witch had me questioning my entire existence, it was made from dreams and...More

Thank Petur B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went there on our last night in Budapest and definitely regreted not to have visited this amazing place sooner and have the chance to eat there once again. The staff was very polite and willing to help you, always with a smile. As for the...More

Thank Anastasia S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friend took us to Mandragora on our mini break,the food is amazing!!!!! Pork were well done and the entry's were very good. Chocolate cake won't disappoint you! I can't say enough good things about this restaurant!

Thank FoodloverSarah
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

This is an excellent restaurant with high quality food and great service. I loved the ambience which has an old fashioned cafe feel to it. The pork main course was as good as anything you could get in a top London restaurant. The chocolate cake...More

1  Thank brian w
Reviewed 7 January 2018

We had lunch herea couple of times and it was just delicious. The goulash here is one of the best I tried. Foie gras is also very tasty. Let yourself be surprised by the deserts. You won't regret it! This place also offers a wide...More

1  Thank Andreea R
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12 February 2017|
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Response from mparnicz | Property representative |
Yes, we have in the seasonal menu and in the Chef offer as well.
22 January 2017|
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Response from tartlev | Reviewed this property |
Not sure what is Budapest Fashion hotline, but this restaurant is a few kilometers from the city center.
Anand R
3 September 2016|
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Response from Arne S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is closed on Sundays.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:45 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:45 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:45 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:45 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:45 pm
11:00 am - 11:45 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kacsa utca 22., Budapest 1027, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest
  • Phone Number: +36 1 202 2165
  • E-mail
This restaurant was founded fourteen years ago. We have continously developped during years, always adopting our Guest's needs. At first our palce was operated like a club and we transformed it to a bistro style restaurant step by step whitout loosing the kind and welcoming atmosphere, what makes us very rare in these days. Our goal is if You visit us once, You will partake fascinating hospitality. So next time we can welcome You like a regular guest. We believe that hospitality only worth doing with soul!
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