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Terv Presszo

Nador u. 19, Budapest 1051, Hungary
+36 1 781 9625
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“goulash” (9 reviews)
“stews” (2 reviews)
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Bar, European, Eastern European, Central European, Hungarian
Nador u. 19, Budapest 1051, Hungary
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We had goulash soup and it wasn't as people says here. We had better goulash soup in ´Turkish fast food. There was a good atmosphere, good service. Potatoes in goulash were edible (Wierd taste). If you want traditional goulash soup you dont find it here.

Thank chaozek
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When we arrived , some of the waiters were sitting in a table outside , two or three other tables were occupied , so we had to sit inside, it was hot to death , litteraly like a sauna . We saw that the staff...More

Thank Radi0head87
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Waited for an hour for the main course , pork stew has rubber-like pork, chicken soup tastes like pepper water. Goulash was way too salty.

Thank Mei Tak Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Honest food /servings and servings in a traditional pub/cafe of the old style . Not many left like this place that opened in 1954.

Thank zinonosz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is great place to taste local food and beer. Both were amazing! This is also great place to learn about Hungarian football history ;)

Thank Jakub S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was great, however because we ware with a group of 16 people we did not all eat all at the same time.

Thank Ezra V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good simple food. Good wine. Good prices. Nice place with good service and very original. It is like being placed in a different time and at the same time very familiary and cosy

Thank Jette P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped by after 9 for a late beer. And every table had their gulyas or pőrkőlt dinners. So when we come back we must give this place a try. Very attentive staff and relaxed atmosphere. It does not show up under restaurants but it...More

Thank Bernd S
Reviewed 10 July 2017

My wife and I and friends overstayed in Budapest for two days after our Viking River Cruise. After a long hot morning walking and exploring the city we stopped for lunch and a beer at the Terv Presszo. It was a great decision. The staff...More

Thank John T
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Good food, pleasant service at very reasonable prices, TERV is highly recommended for a quick lunch or an evening snack,

Thank MarwoodEvents
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
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Bar, European, Eastern European, Central European, Hungarian
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 12:00
11:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nador u. 19, Budapest 1051, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District V / Inner City
  • Neighbourhood: District V / Inner City
  • Phone Number: +36 1 781 9625
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Welcome to Terv Presszó! Located in the heart of Budapest on Nádor utca since 1954. Originally created as a local neighborhood cafe/pub, the Terv Presszó later became the local hangout of writers and artists. The "presszó", once ubiquitous in Budapest during socialist times, functioned as something between a traditional cafe, a cukrászda and a pub. Such places are disappearing from the Budapest scene and the Terv, along with the Bambi, the Ibolya and a few others, are carrying on the "presszó" tradition. Now a cafe and restaurant, the Terv features a full bar, serving beer, Hungarian wines and cocktails. We also offer traditional Hungarian food like Goulash served in a bogrács, chicken paprikás, and beef stew served with homemade dumplings, salads and Hungarian desserts. The Terv Presszó is proud to be one of the few surviving neighborhood pubs in the 5th district, catering to locals, tourists and CEU students who enjoy a bit of Budapest nostalgia. Come visit and see our collection of original art and artifacts from the 50s, 60s and 70s! Open every day from 11 am. We close at 10 pm weekdays and at midnight on Friday and Saturday. Reservations and walk-ins both welcome.
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