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Pata Negra - Pest

Kalvin ter 8, Budapest 1091, Hungary
+36 1 215 5616
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“pata negra” (59 reviews)
“tapas” (144 reviews)
“patatas bravas” (17 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Kalvin ter 8, Budapest 1091, Hungary
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great food, wine and service. The waiter put together a menu for us. Nice place and not too expensive.

Thank Mari Frantzen T
Reviewed 5 days ago

4 of us ate here including a Spanish national and everyone enjoyed the quality of the food and drink and the real authentic feel of the restaurant. Price was good for excellent Tapas. Highly recommended.

Thank John M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a reservation but went 1 hour earlier, but no problem. The place is very small inside, so it would be wise to make a reservation. We had several tapas: patatas bravas, baguette, croquettes, catalan bread, olives, baked vegetables with egg, spinach chickpeas,grilled chicken,...More

Thank katia_14
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited this restaurant as part of a group of 10. The atmosphere was lovely and the food was delicious. Great prices and the service was excellent (especially given there were 10 of us).

Thank Aislíng M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were both suffering from too much walking and had to overcome a reluctance to leave our hotel room to eat. Something informal like tapas was in order and Pata Negra was close by. I phoned beforehand to be told (they) did take bookings but...More

1  Thank Murph976
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Pata negra has great food, great prices and a great atmosphere. We where a large group of 9 and everyone had a terrific experience. Remenber to book a table in advance, the restaurant is small and quite popular.More

Thank martin a
Péter M, Vendégkapcsolati vezető at Pata Negra - Pest, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2018

Muchas gracias for the nice review, Martin, it is a pleasure to hear you had a good time in our restaurant. Thank you also for pointing out the necessity of booking during popular time periods, we would like to recommend the same. We hope to...More

Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Having spent the day exploring Budapest, we came across Pats Negra by accident. It has been the find of the trip, fantastic food and wonderful service. There is an extensive choice of tapas , each one more delicious than the last. I can’t wait to...More

Thank stephen m
Péter M, Vendégkapcsolati vezető at Pata Negra - Pest, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2018

Muchas gracias for the nice review, Stephen, it was a pleasure to read. We hope to see you soon, un saludo: Pata Negra

Reviewed 12 February 2018

loads and loads of choices to make in terms of food..very tasty..one would try everything but not possible :)

Thank Mizu123
Péter M, Vendégkapcsolati vezető at Pata Negra - Pest, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2018

Muchas gracias, Mizu, you discovered our trick: this is how we keep tempting our guests to come back. :) Un saludo cordial: Pata Negra

Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Fantastic food, great service, cozy atmosphere. Best tapas place in town, very nice and professional waiters. Good for both, lunch and dinner. Prices are okay, atmosphere very spanish. Try the prawns in sizzling garlic oil and the bull's tail with duck gravy. Amazing!

Thank Yttila Y
Péter M, Vendégkapcsolati vezető at Pata Negra - Pest, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2018

Gracias for the great review, Yttila, we could not agree more: those prowns are truely addictive. :) Un saludo cordial, Pata Negra

Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Finally after one week eating Ungarian food to much sauce to much food to much everything. I really like Spain in Budapest is really good and I leaves in Spain for a wail so I can said is peraltro much true Spain food... no for...More

Thank Vanessa B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$37
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kalvin ter 8, Budapest 1091, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest
  • Phone Number: +36 1 215 5616
  • E-mail
Tapas y copas – Hungary’s first tapas bar opened its doors in 2004 in Budapest, at Kálvin Square. Authentic Spanish atmosphere and flavors are waiting for you with the finest delicacies of Spain in the heart of the city: wines of various protected geographical indications, hams, cheeses, as well as meat and fish meals prepared according to Spanish recipes. We also offer a uniquely large selection of vegetarian, lactose- and glucose-free dishes.
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