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Cafe Intenzo

$$ - $$$European, Eastern European,
Kalvin ter 9., Budapest 1091, Hungary
+36 1 219 5243
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pork medallions” (20 reviews)
“goulash” (33 reviews)
“sponge cake” (9 reviews)
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European, Eastern European, Central European, Hungarian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Kalvin ter 9., Budapest 1091, Hungary
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1 - 10 of 448 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cozy Cafe with a wide variety of drinks and meal options. We came for drinks and appetizers, stayed for dinner and dessert. Antipasto plate and homemade onion rings were fresh and well presented. Goose leg and potato mash made quite a presentation. However goose had...More

Thank Virginia R
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a really lovely restaurant serving local food. Quite rustic interior which makes for a relaxing experience. Busy on the Sunday night I visited. Had the goulash soup starter and schnitzel main, both really tasty. Very reasonably priced and we left with a warm...More

Thank Peamcn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice dinner! Surprised about the good price-quality. The waiter was really kind and the food very good. The restaurant was a nice atmosphere, calmly and cosy.

Thank Evelien R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found this restaurant near our B&B and wandered in about 6:45 on a Monday evening. We were lucky to get a nice table without reservations. Waiters were initially almost over attentive, asking if we wanted drinks or were ready to order, but backed off...More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here at lunch while in town. Tried the cold Hungarian plate and was pleasantly surprised. I had the Wiener Schnitzel and cold potato salad. It was a huge portion. Wife had the pork medallions and was happy. Service was slow at times, but bearable....More

Thank Martin B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed our meal here. Great value, and large portions. The menu has both Hungarian and International food (burgers, pasta etc). I had the pork medallions which were delicious, although be warned they come pink! My husband’s paprika chicken was equally tasty. The lemonade is...More

Thank Claire C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have discovered this café by chance and I come back with all my family. . All was very good. As starter, plates of grilled vegetables and main dishes. .. Goose lever stove, pork, cat fish and also mervellous wiener schnitzel. .. desserts are also...More

Thank Bruno H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food is very good. I had pork medallions which were very well done and with good side dishes. The service was very friendly and efficient. The Hungarian wine we had was a good red at a very reasonable price. Not the best restaurant in...More

Thank Claudio S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a family get together with my son who arrived in Budapest with his girlfriend, they wanted to try some good quality Hungarian food so I booked a table at Cafe Intenzo. The Cafe is easy to find being on Kálvin Ter, the first...More

1  Thank Duncan G
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Dined here in our first night having reserved a table for when we arrived in Budapest. It was "ok" but nothing more. There are far better places to eat. "Puder" is about 100 yards down the street and we found it to be a much...More

Thank Gerhart L
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14 March 2017|
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Response from dbalassa | Property representative |
Hello Jimythefoot! I think we are absolutely rated in the middle with prices. There are some cheaper ones and more expensive ones. Affordable prices. We just want that our guests feel comfy here.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:50 PM
11:00 AM - 11:50 PM
11:00 AM - 11:50 PM
11:00 AM - 11:50 PM
11:00 AM - 11:50 PM
11:00 AM - 11:50 PM
11:30 AM - 11:50 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kalvin ter 9., Budapest 1091, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest
  • Phone Number: +36 1 219 5243
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