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Var a Speiz

$$ - $$$European, Eastern European,
Hess Andras Ter 6, Budapest 1014, Hungary
+36 1 488 7416
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“duck” (16 reviews)
“filet” (4 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
European, Eastern European, Central European, Hungarian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Hess Andras Ter 6, Budapest 1014, Hungary
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Reviewed December 17, 2017 via mobile

We had the Gulasch soup for lunch. Perfect on a cold winter day! Nice staff and cosy interior. We would come back.

Thank sodo1234
Reviewed November 8, 2017 via mobile

Tartar beefsteak is not usual but amazing. Goulash is classic. Rib-eye was good. Located in front of hilton castle. Looking forward to coming back.

Thank Barberrys
Reviewed November 4, 2017

Super poor service. The manager should be fired. We (group of only 2) were the first to order lunch among the 5 groups but still have to beg to serve our order as we were running out of time to meet our tour group. The...More

Thank Jamie Q
Reviewed October 24, 2017 via mobile

If you wish to taste a Hungarian food indeed, SPEIZ VAR is the place. It a small restaurant but very very amazing atmosphere. Good food, good service and atmosphere!

Thank Linoadv
Reviewed September 30, 2017

If you are visiting Mathias Church in Budapest, the only place to have a good meal in is “Speiz” restaurant, located In front of the Hilton Hotel. You will be attracted by its warm and charming design and ambience. You will be surprised by the...More

Thank HoudaMounzer
Reviewed September 29, 2017 via mobile

A typical touristy Restaurant. Very small menu, only 8 mains , 2 soups and 8 starters. The gulyas is a disaster as is the duck soup. The fried breaded pork was good. Save your money and eat at Hungarian places out of the castle area.

Thank cukidio
Reviewed September 20, 2017

As a Hungarian born, I am always suspicions with restaurants in touristy neighborhoods We arrived to this place by chance, we were really well received, nice place .. and above all EXCELLENT FOOD!!! I have my addresses in Budapest and now this is added to...More

Thank attilaa_11
Reviewed September 8, 2017 via mobile

On arrival we were seated fairly promptly and our orders were taken. We ordered the set menu, the starter and main were delicious but when it came to the dessert we had to wait over half an hour for strudel after our plates were cleared....More

Thank Bethyexe
Reviewed August 29, 2017 via mobile

Delightful, charming, great service & food. The Chicken paprikas​ was delicious, the sauce excellent the tiny dumplings very tasty. Highly recommend in the castle district beautiful outside dining.

Thank RobBird2
Reviewed August 23, 2017

Made a drop-in late evening at a table outside. Very freindly people that met us, and very nice atmosphere to attend. The menu was informative - and the best "leg of duck" I have ever tasted. Good wine, but not the cheapest. Did not try...More

Thank BenteZeline
District I / Buda
The historical center to a city with a multifarious
and intricate past, Buda has some of the most
outstanding buildings in Europe and an enviable
natural landscape with stunning views onto the Danube.
Centered around the Royal Palace, it provides a
glimpse into the golden years of the Austro-Hungarian
empire and the lives led by the aristocracy at the
time. Matthias Church, beside the palace, hosted many
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hess Andras Ter 6, Budapest 1014, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District I / Buda
  • Neighbourhood: District I / Buda
  • Phone Number: +36 1 488 7416
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