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Caffe & Restaurant Gian Mario

Bajcsy-Zsilinszky ut 35., Budapest 1065, Hungary
+36 1 269 5044
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (158 reviews)
“cannoli” (5 reviews)
“bruschetta” (8 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m. Hours
Italian, Pizza, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Bajcsy-Zsilinszky ut 35., Budapest 1065, Hungary
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1 - 10 of 361 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Giani and Mario. Still doing the best pizza and pastas we’ve had anywhere in Europe. Plenty of local Italian custom. They are doing something right . I would fly from Dublin just to eat there . So lucky we found it on TA a few...More

Thank GMcN51
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing pizza in a quaint little Italian joint. The service great too! I highly recommend for something off the beaten path!!!

Thank Shelby K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Café Gian Mario is a on Bajcsy-Zsilinzky ut. It’s a small, informal, inexpensive Italian restaurant connected to a pizza shop. It appeared to be patronized mostly by locals. The bruschetta is “to die for”—explodes with flavor. We had the “Pizza Diavolo”—thin crust, spicy, but not...More

Thank David K
Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

Gian Mario offer a great quality authentic Italian pizza experience in a lively and friendly environment.

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Inmario, Proprietario at Caffe & Restaurant Gian Mario, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2018

Thank you for writing this nice review. We always try our best

Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

Really nice pizzas - the pizzas are all the same size so we shared two between us. Gluten free available for all pizzas - 800 huf. Just worth noting that the menu items on the website are inaccurate - I was planning originally on having...More

Thank Dan H
Reviewed March 24, 2018

We had lunch here today. The place is crowded, you need to be really lucky to get a table on a Saturday without prior reservation, and be prepared that the restaurant closes at 4:00 pm on Saturdays. We waited for more than 30 minutes for...More

Thank Gabor T
Reviewed March 19, 2018 via mobile

We had a pizza which was just like in Italy. Thin, a lot for cheese, a lot of sauce, great place of an Italian owner in Budapest.

Thank Ran Y
Reviewed March 9, 2018

Where to start? The food was superb, without exception. A cold meat platter for starters for the ladies was really well-received. The mains - three different types of pasta - were all exceptional. Be aware that the non-promoted daily specials offered many great additional options....More

Thank John V
Reviewed March 9, 2018

A small place with a real taste of Italian food. The service really nice and great. The owner really welcomed us and had a nice chit-chat. They have tasty Canoli, gnocchi and veg soup.

Thank travellertopast
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Typically I do not write reviews but Gian Mario is an exceptional place in Budapest. Authentic Italian run by Italians. Service is king, food is Nr. 1, affordable pricing. Great pizza (ask for Matteo), superb pasta (polip picante), and truly amazing steak. Do not expect...More

Thank Oliver N
Inmario, Proprietario at Caffe & Restaurant Gian Mario, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2018

Thank you very much for appreciation. We do our really best!!!

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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This restaurant include panna cotta and limoncello. They are very delicious
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$14
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bajcsy-Zsilinszky ut 35., Budapest 1065, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District V / Inner City
  • Neighbourhood: District V / Inner City
  • Phone Number: +36 1 269 5044
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The only true italian caffetteria in Budapest!!! if you want to feel 20 minutes in Italy don`t hesitate to visit us. real italian creamy strong coffee, cappuccino, latte macchiato a.s.o. we also prepare real italian pizza and pasta!!!a must for everyone!!!Come and see!!!
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