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Fausto’s Ristorante

Certificate of Excellence
District VII / Jewish Quarter
As featured in Best Food in Budapest
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Dohany utca 3., Budapest 1074, Hungary (Formerly Fausto_s Ristorante and Osteria)
+36 30 589 1813
12:00 - 23:00
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

For our two years Annyversary, we choose Fausto as our dinner restaurant. And we had a wonderrful time. the service is professional and friendly, good recommendations for both wine and the food. every course is up to the fine dining standard, my venison with truffle saucae was just amazing! we will come back for sure.

1 Thank Luciawonderland
Floriana, Malta
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

Incredibly good food with delicate flavours beautifully served. Great service. Lovely ambience and an amazing wine list. Highly highly recommended.

1 Thank Vanessa C
Budapest, Hungary
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51 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

I was in the restaurant just recently with a friend of mine. We just dropped in without prior reservation. Luckily we could be seated. The service and food were both above my expectation; although I had been here earlier. Just superb!

1 Thank Edit L
Brussels, Belgium
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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

Amazing experience : high quality Italian cuisine and delicious wines ! The decoration is modern and very stylish ( not frescoes with the Vesuvio here...), service is very professional. The meal was really outstanding ! No surprise that the Italian expat community flocks here in the evening ! They know !

1 Thank Londra_11
Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Amazing Italian, worthy of michline star. Seating inside was nice but the out side was better. A must have is their veal it just sings to u in sooooo many ways

Thank aziz_hamdan
Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

Fausto's was our first restaurant in Budapest, and the best one! we took the tasting menu with included everything! soup, fish, Oysters, pasta, dessert. it was a bit too much but delicious!!! that was an amazing surprise- we didn't expect this kind of experience. the service was amazing, kind, relaxed and everything was professional. don't miss Fausto's! !!!

Thank DanielFarkash
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Simply the best Italian Restaurant in Budapest! Just perfect! The food was outstanding. I wish I could find places like this in Italy! Bravo! A Must while you are in Budapest!

Thank Ulrich H
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

Stayed 3 days in Budapest and tried out Fausto's based on recommendations from local. Must say that we had a very negative experience. Place is small and looks quite nice inside. Choice and menu was however already disappointing. We finally went both for a tagliatelle with meat as a starter. Plate already arrived after a couple of minutes. Nothing special,... More 

4 Thank Brent W
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Had the 5 course tasting menu which was divine and a great deal at 8,000 Huf. We sat in the bistro side. Great service. Best meal we had in Budapest. Highly recommended

Thank penny7093
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Sat outside, was treated to an exemplary Italian meal at perfectly fair pricing, if anything, I would have paid more! Had a very generous antipasti starter, duck breast from the specials board and a dessert. Absolutely essential if you want good Italian food in Budapest!

Thank Theo N

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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
Italian, European, International, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dohany utca 3., Budapest 1074, Hungary (Formerly Fausto_s Ristorante and Osteria)
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District VII / Jewish Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: District VII / Jewish Quarter
  • Phone Number: +36 30 589 1813

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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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