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Molnar's Kurtoskalacs

Vaci utca 31, Budapest 1052, Hungary
+36 1 407 2314
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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Cafe, Hungarian, Vegetarian Friendly
Vaci utca 31, Budapest 1052, Hungary
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Reviewed 16 March 2017

If you ever visit Budapest you should taste this lovely traditional sweet. We took chocolate and coconut half and half on a kurtoskalacs. Its was crunchy outside and soft inside...Very delicious!!! I think its price was 1000 fiorins. I wish i had much time to...More

Thank EvageliaTziola
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Nice, cosy place, in a good location, good cofee, great traditional kurtos! It's nice to start the morning in such a quiteand warm place

Thank Gurzau C
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

We had the cacao and cinnamon sugar kürtoskalács and they were wonderful; soft and pillowy in the inside and crunchy on the outside. The café is small but if there is warm weather they have outside seating. The coffee was the perfect drink to wash...More

Thank Erin M
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Stopped by for a traditional hungarian chimney cake and it was delicious. Also friendly staff and value.

Thank Alenka Z
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

You can sense the great smell before entering the store. They sell chimney cakes with a good price. If you have a Budapest card, it will be even cheaper. Recommend cinnamon and coconut flavours.

Thank NiniAPB
Reviewed 2 March 2017

My boyfriend and I went here for a quick lunch, I had the bread with cinnamon taste and cappucino. It was delicious and cheap! We went here in the afternoon and it was not crazy busy and did not have to wait long. However they...More

Thank Elinef92
Reviewed 24 February 2017

We really wanted to try a kurtoskalac (chimney cake) while we were in Budapest and a quick internet search suggested this was the place to go. It did not disappoint. You can also see them being made in the window. You have the option to...More

Thank 2kentishtravellers
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and I visited this cafe as we did our research beforehand. When we got there, we noted that the chimney cakes were being made fresh. There were different flavours to choose from and we opted for half chocolate and half cinnamon. It was...More

Thank MRSKK86
Reviewed 10 February 2017

This place was close to our hotel, so we decided to give it a try to taste the famous hungarian dessert. They offer a variety of toppings - sugar, vanilla, cinammon, coconut, chocolate etc for the kurtoskalacs (you may choose one of them). The place...More

Thank Ruxandra L
Reviewed 7 February 2017

From the past reviews, I was concerned that this would be a huge cafe which would therefore, be a bit of a tourist trap. However, it was an intimate, small cafe, with locals stood at the bar drinking coffee. It was a lovely environment, and...More

Thank hcurrey07
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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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vaci utca 31, Budapest 1052, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District V / Inner City
  • Neighbourhood: District V / Inner City
  • Phone Number: +36 1 407 2314
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