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District V / Inner City
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Balassi Balint utca 7, Budapest 1055, Hungary
+36 1 373 0028
08:00 - 20:00
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Sun 10:00 - 18:00
Mon - Sat 08:00 - 20:00
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

We came across this place by chance after a long walk. The young people running it were very welcoming and helpful, not just with menu advice, but also,with general information about the area - near to the Parliament. The food was great - juicy burger, pulled pork sandwich - and very reasonably priced. Free wifi thrown in!

1 Thank David B
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Excellent food and service. 10 persons and all food was good. Local beers and good variety of wines.

1 Thank LittleJohn-1116
hout bay
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198 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016

For a quick meal I would rate Culinaris as a good place, nothing fancy but good service and the food is quite nice but don't expect a culinary feast.

Thank hanns b
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179 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2016

I like Cuinaris as a shop athough it is expensive ..I fancied an English breakfast...Eggs, bacon, beans, sausage ..What a disappointment but one has to remember this is not England I suppose.......The one egg must have come from the smallest of the small hens...The beans contained in the tiniest of pots..The bacon and sausage just miserly...No butter with the white... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2016

the 'fresh' orange juice was certainly not fresh. When we enquired about it they didn't say anything other than it's fresh and 'i don't know'. We didn't drink it, but they still charged. Avocado was chopped up in cubes, never seen that before - completely impractical. Eggs were so basically raw. the omelet had no texture or flavour. Such a... More 

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Waterford, Ireland
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238 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2016

We stopped here for a quick lunch, and whilst everything was very nice we all found it a bit expensive for Budapest. My soup was delicious, but I was particularly disappointed with the cakes/bakes on offer.

Thank declanjhayes
Athens, Greece
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2016

Culinaris is offering a very cosy and a very friendly place either for breakfast or branch ! Although you don't have the appropriate space you will ask for in order to sit on a normal table (you might have to share your table with a couple next to you) the general feeling of the place is very warm and nice... More 

Thank vaziliz
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2016

Lovely little cafe with polite and friendly staff. Good selection of breakfast options for a very reasonable price. Great latte!

Thank Tom S
Melbourne, Australia
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2016

I shop here once in a while to source a few foodstuffs not generally available at local supermarkets. e.g. French yogurt and goats cheese and Orangina. Prices are reasonable but not for everything. Try the locally made cheese bread sticks in the bakery section - cannot miss them - they are nearly a metre long - go well with beer.... More 

Thank Andrew H
Petersfield, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

Good venue, nice staff and tasty local beer. Pasta was very good; nice spicy sausage soup; great Waldorf salad and good cheese board.

Thank Thatusernameistaken

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
European, International
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Balassi Balint utca 7, Budapest 1055, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District V / Inner City
  • Neighbourhood: District V / Inner City
  • Phone Number: +36 1 373 0028

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Neighbourhood Profile
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 and relevant to Hungary’s more recent history. If shopping is on your itinerary, then be prepared: the market squares in this area are an absolute delight, particularly during the Christmas period, but even throughout the year you’ll find the latest trends in the shops on Vaci Utca.
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