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Karpatia Restaurant & Brasserie

$$ - $$$European, Eastern European,
Ferenciek tere 7-8, Budapest 1053, Hungary
+36 1 317 3596
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“duck” (24 reviews)
“gnocchi” (12 reviews)
“goulash” (23 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.All hours
European, Eastern European, Central European, Hungarian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Ferenciek tere 7-8, Budapest 1053, Hungary
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived at Karpatia at about 8pm, a somber looking gentleman escorted us through what must have been the lunch/service part of the restaurant which was completely empty, and was exactly as it must have been 100 years ago. At this point we started to...More

Thank GRE200
Reviewed 1 week ago

The location looks great. The waiters are friendly and the food is fantastic. Every time in Budapest I go there and enjoy the hungarian Pörkölt and Palacsinta.

Thank Susann W
K S, Sales & Marketing Manager at Karpatia Restaurant & Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Susann, We are looking forward to welcoming you again in Kárpátia. :)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

4 of us ate here recently and had booked a table online as it was a Saturday. Food was excellent and the ambience with the 4 piece band was lovely.

Thank Hilary U
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The cuisine here is Hungarian at its best. It is somewhat expensive at night when there is a live gypsy quartet. but money well spent.the food was exceptional the service impecable,. All in all an excellent experience and highly recommended.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Restaurant was recommendwd both by tripadvisor and our hotel. The restaurant itself , the staff, armosphere was classic like from movies. Service was fabulous, food came out really fast and it was very good. I had beef cheeks and the dish was great while my...More

1  Thank martagorecka
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

140 years restaurant... eating there you live also a piece of that place. Food eaten was very good and very well presented

Thank MarinShe
Reviewed 10 January 2018

Whilst not cheap by Budapest prices, our meal cost the same as a good meal out in Leeds. The traditional painted decor, band and waiters in waistcoats and aprons make this feel special. The food and wine were good (Goulash Soup, “Gypsy” Roast Pork and...More

Thank TonyDownham
Reviewed 4 January 2018

We had such a fun experience here! I thought it might be too kitschy/touristy, but it was a really beautiful restaurant with fantastic entertainment. The live music was lively and musicians were excellent; they visit tables and take requests, which is just a lot of...More

1  Thank fcinwi
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Traditional Hungarian restaurant with amazing authentic decor and live music,service was good however the food can be better!

Thank Schumi739
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Just go there outstanding service and food Nice live classic music by professional musicians they play whatever you ask them for

Thank Per A
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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Maureen K
18 August 2016|
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Response from Atilla S | Reviewed this property |
Dear Maureen, I can only tell you that thisis a very good idea for you. It is a traditional and famous old restaurant in Budapest. I hope that restaurant will fulfill your expectation. Atilla
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31 July 2015|
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Response from K S | Property representative |
Dear Jill, Thank you for the interest in our restaurant. We have received your request and already send you the confirmation via e-mail. We are looking forward to welcoming you here at the Kárpátia Restaurant soon. Best... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$37
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ferenciek tere 7-8, Budapest 1053, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District V / Inner City
  • Neighbourhood: District V / Inner City
  • Phone Number: +36 1 317 3596
  • E-mail
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