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Ildiko's Kitchen

) #272 of 2,538 Restaurants in Budapest $ European, Eastern European,
Fo u. 8., Budapest 1011, Hungary
+36 1 201 4772
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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European, Eastern European, Central European, Hungarian, Vegetarian Friendly
Fo u. 8., Budapest 1011, Hungary
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were struggling to find somewhere to eat that wasn't too expensive. Budapest is not cheap for eating out compared to out of the city. We found this restaurant which serves traditional Hungarian food at very reasonable prices. The food was very good although portions...More

Thank julieeslater72
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had been visiting the Castle and needed lunch, saw this place had good reviews on Trip Advisor and decided to try it. Very glad we did! Great hungarian stews disappeared quickly - my eldest daughter said it was her favourite meal on our trip...More

Thank Tim H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent weekend on Budapet. On Saturaday we were on this restaurant and everythin wa perferct, friendly stuff, good food...next day we went here again and after 45 minute of waiting we get just bier and no food...The restaurant is almost empty, I dont know...More

Thank Petr G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ildiko's Kitchen is a small cozy restaurant very close to Carlton Hotel & the Chain Bridge. Food was delicious, service was perfect, felt like at home. Totally recommend)

Thank Ignat I
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Small "hole-in-the-wall" type restaurant. Great prices for delicious local food. Nothing fancy. Not pretentious. I loved the goulash.

Thank CaliforniaLuRN
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

We were really hungry and couldn't find interesting place for a dinner. Nice place with folklore interior. My boyfriend ordered goulash and chicken with noodles. Vegetarians will be truly disappointed. In menu you will find only two dishes without meat. I ordered 'vegetarian plate'. Not...More

Thank Aleksandra S
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We had a good, economical meal in this restaurant that serves traditional Hungarian food. The food was well prepared and was served promptly and was hot. Would recommend this restaurant that is a little bit off the beaten track but well worth finding

Thank alisonlozano1982
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed the food it seemed that so did everyone around me in the restaurant. It is decorated nicely, they speak english and the restrooms are kept clean and nice which is always a good sign for me.

Thank Eran B
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We went for our first meal on arriving in Budapest. Good value but my main course was not hot and waitress not particularly cheerful

Thank fam_gordon
Reviewed 1 May 2017

This restaurant is located just down the hill from the castle complex (towards the Danube river), so is a great stop on the way between sights. My sister's partner is Hungarian and always takes his visitors to this restaurant for a traditional meal. The food...More

Thank MelissaLee89
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

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  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$7
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fo u. 8., Budapest 1011, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District I / Buda
  • Neighbourhood: District I / Buda
  • Phone Number: +36 1 201 4772
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Are you hungry? Are you on budget? Come on in! We serve tasty and authentic Hungarian dishes, made fresh daily or cooked to order, using only fresh ingredients. We serve Hungarian food not Hungarian "style" food! Try us, we are sure you will be back for more. Enjoy!
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