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Book Cafe - CLOSED

Andrassy ut 39, Budapest 1061, Hungary
+36 1 461 5835
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (149 reviews)
“torte” (7 reviews)
“pastry” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Cafe, European, Central European, Hungarian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Andrassy ut 39, Budapest 1061, Hungary
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Reviewed 11 August 2017

The Book Café is situated above a bookshop, you have to walk through the bookshop and go up the escalator. It is an old venetian palace with wonderful fresco's on the walls and ceiling. We were serenaded by a piano player. The coffee is only...More

2  Thank lindadownunder
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Was very exited to visit the cafe and bookstore and purposely set out to go, only to find that it was closed. I had even checked online to ensure that it was open, very disheartened.

2  Thank Simone G
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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

If you are addicted to pastries .. this is the best place where you can find home made cheese cake and donuts 🍰🍪🍩..

Thank Omar A
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

I was looking to have a nice cafe in this cafeteria but unfortunately after a long searching in the city i finally find out that this cafeteria Has closed.

Thank AthensGreece79
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

This doubles as a bike hire and second-hand English language bookstore. For the first time in years I ran out of books on holiday, and was lucky to find some real gems on the shelves. It's also a cafe.

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 23 April 2017

We stopped at the location on the 22nd and it's closed, A sign on the door of the building states, "Closed for technical reasons" We were really looking forward to visiting the cafe. I hope they can get it up and running again. The exterior...More

6  Thank John L
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Words can not describe when we first visited the book cafe. The ceiling and walls are covered with frescos ,large mirrors adorn the walls. That's even before you have a hot chocolate and a piece of cake. When we visit Budapest we go back time...More

Thank Angela S
Reviewed 8 April 2017

This is such an amazing venue to have lunch in such opulent surroundings and yet very affordable prices. Would recommend making this part of your city break in Budapest. Yes there are many many other places for lunch, and I am sure you could get...More

Thank zico2000
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Really looked forward to visiting this superb and grand tea room in the heart of Budapest. The façade of the building where the tearoom is located also does not disappoint. However, the point of the visit was to have tea and patisseries. I ordered a...More

3  Thank bigbear26
Reviewed 22 March 2017

It is a nice cafe on the upper floor from the book store between Opera & Oktogon metro stations. It decorates very beautiful. There are cakes and snacks there. I have taste the cake only. It was ok, nothing really mind blowing. But, it is...More

Thank Inna M
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Restaurant Details

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Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Andrassy ut 39, Budapest 1061, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest
  • Phone Number: +36 1 461 5835
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