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Pierrot Budapest

Fortuna u 14, Budapest, Hungary
+36 1 375 6971
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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European, Eastern European, Central European, Hungarian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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Fortuna u 14, Budapest, Hungary
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Reviewed yesterday

This restaurant serves Hungarian food with a modern twist. The staff were very attentive if a little formal. The decor was smart with a clever use of mirrors to make it feel more roomy than it actually is. The food was of a high quality....More

Thank KarenRobS
zsidaigroup, Vezető at Pierrot Budapest, responded to this reviewResponded today

Dear KarenRobS, Thank you very much for visiting Pierrot and also for leaving your kind and detailed feedback. We are amazed by your review, thank you very much for sharing it here, on TripAdvisor . We are honored to read all the nice things you...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This restaurant is divine! Superb service from a manager who takes an interest in his customers wellbeing and has the best people skills I've come across in a long time! The food was exceptional and extremely creative whilst incorporating traditional Hungarian cuisine! And I was...More

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zsidaigroup, Vezető at Pierrot Budapest, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for sharing your amazing, 5 star review and for choosing our family owned restaurant. We are thrilled to hear that our restaurant was able to check off everything you were looking for. We would be more than happy to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My friends were just here a few weeks ago and highly recommended it. Rather than call for a dinner reservation, I decided to drop in for a mid-afternoon treat and make the reservation. The afternoon treat was a bowl of the pumpkin soup served over...More

Thank Teressa G
zsidaigroup, Vezető at Pierrot Budapest, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Teressa, Thank you very much for visiting Pierrot and also for leaving a lovely review. We are amazed by your feedback, thank you for sharing it on TripAdvisor so future travelers can learn more about our family owned restaurant. We are more than happy...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our hotel recommended this site. Very friendly staff! Exceeded my expectations for a tourist area. Food presentations were wonderful. The trout was amazing! Pumpkin soup was really good also. Wife had steak.More

Thank Shane B
zsidaigroup, Vezető at Pierrot Budapest, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Shane, Thank you very much for your time to share your lovely feedback with us. We strive everyday to serve our guests' needs the best way and it is a big pleasure for us to read that we succeeded. We hope to welcome you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Is a very special place with an excellent service and special atmosphere...tasty nicely served menu, high quality of food...allways will be happy to returnMore

Thank eviiko
zsidaigroup, Vezető at Pierrot Budapest, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear eviiko, Thank you for taking your time to share your kind review with us, we are more than happy to read that you were satisfied with our family owned restaurant and enjoyed your visit in Pierrot. It is a big pleasure for us because...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a reservation here for my birthday and it was fantastic. We stopped outside for a drink before dinner amd were then shown to our table. The restaurant is lovely with a great ambience including a live piano player. The food was delicious and...More

Thank Damon L
zsidaigroup, Vezető at Pierrot Budapest, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Damon L, Thank you very much for your amazing 5 star review, We highly appreciate it. We take big pride in serving our guests' needs the best way possible and it is a big pleasure for us to read that we succeeded. We do...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a lovely restaurant located within walking distance from the Hilton Castle District. If weather permits dine outdoors in the backyard patio area where ancient walls adorned with ivy and subtle lighting create a relaxing environment. They have a pianist who plays on a...More

Thank Irishlass54
zsidaigroup, Vezető at Pierrot Budapest, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Irishlass54, Thank you so much for taking your time to leave us a kind review, we highly appreciate it. We are thrilled to read that you enjoyed the atmosphere of our Family owned restaurant and also our meals, this is a huge recognition for...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great experience at pierrot at the garden at rear Great service Great traditional foods but modernised Good value for money

1  Thank mjctoly
zsidaigroup, Vezető at Pierrot Budapest, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear mjctoly, Thank you very much for taking the time to share such a lovely feedback with us. We are thrilled to read your kind words and are hoping to welcome you back soon in our Family owned restaurant! Kind regards, Zsolt Váradi Restaurant manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A group of us visited while touring the city The Resturant is very attractive and very welcoming. Our service was excellent. I had the chicken supreme and my wife had perch which was good. I had a lemon sorbet for Desert. Overall very nice experience....More

Thank Steve M
zsidaigroup, Vezető at Pierrot Budapest, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Steve M, Thank you so much for taking your time to leave a feedback for us. We are more than happy to read that our service was excellent, because we strive everyday to serve our guests' needs the best way and this is a...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

it was a very short walk from our Hilton Hotel location. Very good food, excellent atmosphere that was highlighted by a fantastic pianist that played throughout the evening. The service was also good. Highly recommend.More

Thank insurancebob
zsidaigroup, Vezető at Pierrot Budapest, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear insurancebob, Thank you so much for sharing your amazing review with us! We are thrilled to read how much you enjoyed your visit in our Family owned restaurant, Pierrot. Our ultimate goal is to give our guests an unforgettable experience and it is a...More

Nearby
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
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$50
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 11:45 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 11:45 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 11:45 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 11:45 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 11:45 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 11:45 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fortuna u 14, Budapest, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District I / Buda
  • Neighbourhood: District I / Buda
  • Phone Number: +36 1 375 6971
Description
Pierrot is a refined yet comfortable and relaxed, friendly restaurant run by our several generation restaurateur family. We are located in a 13th century old bakery house and have been here for three decades. We are featured in the Michelin Red Guide since 2005 and have been awarded 2 hats by Gault Millau in 2011. Since Pierrot was founded in 1982 then as the first private café-restaurant in Budapest, many important people - actors, superstars, artists have visited Pierrot, among them the bands Depeche Mode and AC/DC, actors Marcello Mastroiani, Sir Roger Moore, Antonio Banderas, Jeremy Irons, Robert De Niro, Harrison Ford, Eva Mendez and Ryan Gosling. Pierrot has gone through several changes since 1982 but one thing has remained: In our family gastronomy is not merely a way of making a living but also a vocation in the best sense of the word. For decades we have regarded it our mission to make Hungarian cuisine and gastronomy shine in its old, pre-war glory again – you know, when Károly Gundel and Escoffier were still colleagues ...
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