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ICON Restaurant

₹₹₹₹European, , Hungarian
Hess Andras ter 1-3., Budapest 1014, Hungary
+36 1 889 6757
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (15 reviews)
“rack of lamb” (3 reviews)
“caprese” (2 reviews)
Open Now
6:45 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
European, Central European, Hungarian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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LOCATION
Hess Andras ter 1-3., Budapest 1014, Hungary
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: ICON Restaurant
1. Personalized Service
"Service was immaculate as always"
DrSpaceBoy
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2. Sunday Brunch
" Buffet was great, ambiance with soft live music just perfect"
szekelygy
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3. Amazing views
"We had dinner with the best view you can possibly have"
Natalia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As part of a pre-cruise extension with Viking, we stayed at the Budapest Hilton. The package included breakfast each morning at "Icon the Restaurant". The restaurant was modern and stylish, with a very large breakfast buffet. The staff at Icon were friendly and attentive, from...More

Thank Solarbearz
GMHILTONBP, General Manager at ICON Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Solarbearz, What a pleasure it is to know you had a perfect time dining here at ICON restaurant. We consider it our privilege to provide an unforgettable meal, good food and an exceptional service, so you can relax and enjoy your dining experience. Thank...More

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Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

An amazing restaurant within the Hilton hotel in Buda. It's a lovely environment with fantastic view oft the city. Lazelo Tolin looked after us, no request was too much trouble. Fresh ravioli starter fantastic, beef steak was fillet cooked perfectly, even the ice cream in...More

Thank Pamela G
GMHILTONBP, General Manager at ICON Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 February 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for dining with us at ICON restaurant and for sharing your great experience on Tripadvisor. I do not hesitate to cascade your kind words compliments on Executive Chef Csaba Horvath and his team, as well as our professional waiter...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were fortunate to be staying in the adjacent Hilton. This restaurant has the best views, simply breathtaking....and great food too!More

Thank luckyno39
GMHILTONBP, General Manager at ICON Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear luckyno39 Thank you very much for your kind review and visiting ICON Restaurant . I am really pleased you that you have found everything to your liking, the food, the view, the ambience. My team and I look forward to welcoming you again soon....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While staying in the Budapest Hilton after a Viking cruise, had breakfast in the Icon. It was included in our package. For a buffet breakfast, there was a very large selection of breakfast foods: scrambled and boiled eggs; bacon and many kinds of sausage; cereals,...More

Thank DrKatieRN
GMHILTONBP, General Manager at ICON Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear DrKatieRN, Giving our Guests an unforgettable breakfast experience is what we love doing in the morning, so I am absolutely delighted you enjoyed your time here and thank for your fabulous compliments. It will be our pleasure to welcome you back! Kind regards, Zoltan...More

Reviewed 28 October 2017

We like the view from the ICON restaurant and also the acceptables prices for meals and drinks and the helpful servants.

Thank Hans R
GMHILTONBP, General Manager at ICON Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Dear Hans R, thanks for your feedback which I will share with the Team. We all hope to have you back soon. Best regards, Zoltan Arvai

Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely to see Actimel on the breakfast buffet . It’s not often you see Actimel make an appearance so breakfast at the Icon given five out of five. Nice to also see smoke salmon. The views from the restaurant are amazing -you can see the...More

1  Thank Rhinos007
GMHILTONBP, General Manager at ICON Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

Dear Rhinos007, Thank you for your kind review about breakfast buffet service. I will be very happy to share your wonderful comments on the food selection, especially the delicious Actimel and the tasty smoked salmon. Please come and have breakfast with us again soon! Best...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017

Adequate Dining room (closing shortly for a much needed renovation). Service was pleasant but the menu was a bit uninspired, considering this is Budapest where the reputation for outstanding food is famous! Breakfast buffet was better than the dinner experience.More

Thank Thom W
GMHILTONBP, General Manager at ICON Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2017

Dear Thom W, Thank you for sharing your feedback on your recent dining experience with us at ICON restaurant. I am pleased that you found the service pleasant in general. I have shared your opinion about the menu selection with our Food and Beverage Head...More

Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

While visiting Fisherman's Bastion we decided to have lunch. We saw Hilton, walked into the restaurant and after seeing amazing views of the parliament from its windows stopped, our choice was made. Having a glass of wine and tasty food with a good view far...More

Thank Elena E
GMHILTONBP, General Manager at ICON Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2017

Dear Elena E, Thank you for choosing to dine at Icon Restaurant yesterday and for sharing your great experience. I've passed your comments to our chefs to let them know about your kind feedback. We all hope to have the opportunity of welcoming you back...More

Reviewed 26 August 2017

I had breakfast in this restaurant, in the Hilton Budapest. Instead of the buffet, I had a crayfish and parmesan cheese open-faced omelette. It was fantastic!More

Thank 416Traveller2013
GMHILTONBP, General Manager at ICON Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2017

Dear 416Traveller2013, Thank you very much for your kind review and having breakfast at ICON Restaurant . I am really pleased you that you have found it so tasteful. My team and I look forward to welcoming you again soon. Best regards, Zoltan Arvai General...More

Reviewed 25 August 2017

We stayed at the Hilton and this was part of the Executive Lounge access. Nice selection but food nothing spectacular.More

Thank PBWorldTraveler
GMHILTONBP, General Manager at ICON Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2017

Dear PBWorldTraveler, Thank you for taking the time to inform me and other readers of your experience. We are saddened to hear that you were not completely happy with food and are truly sorry that you did not let us know about it on the...More

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Centered around the Royal Palace, it provides a
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empire and the lives led by the aristocracy at the
time. Matthias Church, beside the palace, hosted many
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Response from Bobby44881 | Reviewed this property |
We did the Ivon buffet as it came with our Viking cruise. It was very good with not only good American breakfast items but lots of Euopean, Hungarian and Asian items, which we also enjoyed. If your deal includes breakfast... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 14 - US$ 34
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Validated Parking, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
6:45 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
6:45 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
6:45 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
6:45 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
6:45 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
6:45 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
6:45 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hess Andras ter 1-3., Budapest 1014, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District I / Buda
  • Neighbourhood: District I / Buda
  • Phone Number: +36 1 889 6757
  • E-mail
Description
Innovation and tradition meet at Hilton Budapest’s Icon Restaurant. Modern and elegant, the stunning new Icon Restaurant embraces the future and yet pays homage to the history of the Royal Castle District. Icon has introduced warm, fresh and contemporary decor throughout to create a relaxed, friendly and informal atmosphere. The Icon is ideal for getting a taste of a culinary experience or to host a special event in the private dining room. Featuring an upscale 240-seat restaurant with a private salon and 16 panoramic windows guests of Icon can choose from a distinctive Hilton Breakfast to an extraordinary a la carte lunch and dinner menu as well as a sumptuous weekend brunch.
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