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Mala Garden Restaurant

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Petofi setany 15 A., Siofok 8600, Hungary
+36 84 506 688
10:30 - 23:00
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2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found Mala Garden on TripAdvisor and definetly weren't dissapointed! Place was exquisit, portions of food were very big and we didn't manage to eat all :) although we are big-eaters :) price was OK, some would say a bit pricy, but we don't think so because restaurant is beautiful, iz has nice view, and the staff is excellent. So... More 

Thank Lahorka L
Budapest, Hungary
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80 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Great menu, representing a fusion kitchen, very stylish interior, a great elegant atmosphere right accross the beach. Not cheap, but affordable and the quality is well worth its price. Recommend for a lunch or dinner.

Thank GeorgeWheeler
Budapest, Hungary
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99 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017

The staff was very kind, our waiter was helpful. The celery spirit (pálinka) was very unique, thanks for the offer. The appetizer plate was very good and also the soup. The main courses were tasty and a very big portion. Thy also the cocktails, they have a very big selection. Hope to see you also next time, it is a... More 

1 Thank Torinobaba89
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119 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Mala Garden restaurant offers some manu items you have never heard of. Every one i tasted was simply amazing. The soup, the salads, the mains. I should drive there more often. Do not miss the Mexican cheese soup, it is delicious

2 Thank Miklos K
Budapest, Hungary
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91 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016

We always eat in this restaurant when staying at the hotel and sometimes we have driven from Budapest just to go and have lunch here. The food has always been very good and still is although we did notice the portions have become slightly smaller, could be that they have a new chef.

1 Thank Joao F
Budapest, Hungary
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25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 547 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2016

The whole house of Mala Garden is a memory of Bali (Indonesia) at the Lake of Balaton, the concept is good and unique. You can choose from traditional Hungarian foods (goose liver, mangalica pork etc), but the oriental offer is also great, you find Malay and Thai dishes too. The restaurant is rather expensive, you can count about 10000 forints... More 

21 Thank P7157LSjohnm
Warsaw, Poland
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39 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016

We tried ducks (both versions) and venison - it was really very good. But there was another dish that proved their chef had mastered his skills: beef cheeks. It's extremely difficult to serve that stuff in such an elegant way! Wide choice of Hungarian wines - prices start at 3.500 HUF, majority at 4-6.000 HUF. Desserts are just another story:... More 

2 Thank Krzysztof N
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508 reviews
225 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 290 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Good location, right on the lakeside. Very nice design. Polite staff, great food, some interesting experiments on the Hungarian kitchen, but they also have Asian meals, good ones.

1 Thank pengemex
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32 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We discovered during a walk by chance. Very nice staff, polite service and delicious food.The staff is polite, but unfortunately not in a hurry. The restaurant is on the shore, a very nice place. Fashionable, trendy area, so it is season luck to find a free space. The Hungarian food and oriental flavors.

Thank László D
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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85 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

My BF decided that this was the town to stop through on our way to Ljubljana - of course he does not believe in researching cities beforehand (working on this issue..lol) I quickly did a search on Trip and found this spot. Relaxing atmosphere, nice menu selection and right on the water (why else stop here if your not coming... More 

Thank sugarbee_13

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$19
Italian, Asian, Thai, Central European, Hungarian, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Petofi setany 15 A., Siofok 8600, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Southern Transdanubia  >  Somogy County  >  Siofok
  • Phone Number: +36 84 506 688
Mala Garden Hotel’s restaurant in Siófok offers an exotic atmosphere matching the hotel’s design, where guests can marvel at the magnificent view overlooking Lake Balaton all year round. The international cuisine and the menu is accordingly a composition of Far Eastern, Malay and Thai dishes and flavours, but devoted followers of healthy diets will not be left disappointed either with the wide variety of salads and fish dishes that await them. For those after Hungarian flavours, we have revisited a number of our cuisine’s traditional recipes and are proud to present our interpretations in the menu. Mala Garden Restaurant’s terrace has a magnificent view of Siófok’s Golden Shore; during the summer, you may dine or drink your favourite cocktail in a genuine beach atmosphere. We have a rich selection of Hungarian wines, and to let as many try them as possible, the wine specialties of the Balaton, Villány and Tokaj regions are available by the glass. Every Friday night in June, July and August, live music is played to add to the beach atmosphere.

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