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Ruben Restaurant

) #89 of 2,511 Restaurants in Budapest ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Eastern European, , Hungarian
Magyar utca 12-14., Budapest 1053, Hungary
+36 1 266 3649
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Eastern European, Central European, Hungarian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Magyar utca 12-14., Budapest 1053, Hungary
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1 - 10 of 618 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We were staying just around the corner and found the Ruben Restaurant by chance. It was excellent value and the food and service similarly so. The food was tasty with a Hungarian flavour, and not just meat and potatoes with paprika which could easily find...More

Thank CRB160650
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great restaurant with superb food, rich menu, ok prices and polite staff. Very pleasant atmosphere. Highly recommended.

Thank Aleksandar S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff at the restaurant was very friendly and helpful with the menu. Their service was quick and efficient without feeling rushed. The food was a twist on Hungarian classics and everything was delicious. My husband and I had the goulash soup, deer pate, cabbage...More

Thank Julia D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I read some reviews of this restaurant and thought I'd give it a go as it was fairly near to our hotel. I'm so glad we did as the food was amazing. It was beautifully presented in a style you'd expect from a much grandeur...More

Thank LynsFrostee
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stopped in without a dinner reservation, and was lucky as I was alone and they could squeeze me a corridor table upstairs. Okay by me! There were lots of menu options (the ruck looked great) but I opted for an unusual whole grilled Camembert...More

Thank genbye
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant offers an extensive menu, and was a great introduction to Hungarian cuisine for our family. We tried a variety of different meat, including crispy duck and stewed rabbit. Pricing is reasonable. I would definitely recommend to family and friends.

Thank JoUET11
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our first restaurant in town after a long bus ride from Poland. Pretty good food and very good service. Schnitzel was up to standard; excellent variety of palinka at 3€ shot. We would go back. Two salads, two mains, one bottle of so-so sav blanc,...More

Thank RompersUncle
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very fine restaurant with an inviting, not crowded main dining room and additional seating on a mezzanine. The latter has a bit of a low ceiling and recessed spot lights, making it darker than the downstairs. Probably romantic, but we preferred the...More

Thank peterhL5960YC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great little place with excellent food and wine at very reasonable prices. The only criticism I could make here was that there was maybe only a small number of traditional dishes on the menu and the wine we ordered (recommended by the waiter) was not...More

1  Thank David R
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

I'm happy that I had a dinner here. Good service, fantastic traditional foods at a very good price! It is also in a center place...near to Astoria metro station

Thank Lorenzo G
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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Do they take Visa?
23 May 2016|
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Response from helmill | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure as I paid cash, there is a cash point not far though.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 12
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Magyar utca 12-14., Budapest 1053, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District V / Inner City
  • Neighbourhood: District V / Inner City
  • Phone Number: +36 1 266 3649
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