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Ildiko's Kitchen

Fo u. 8., Budapest 1011, Hungary
+36 1 201 4772
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“goulash” (10 reviews)
“stews” (4 reviews)
“sponge cake” (2 reviews)
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European, Eastern European, Central European, Hungarian, Vegetarian Friendly
Fo u. 8., Budapest 1011, Hungary
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1 - 10 of 134 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food and service here is amazing! The best in Europe! Me and my boyfriend had three courses - plus a drink of Diet Coke each - and the meal only cost 6000HUF (~£18) for everything. The food is beyond amazing value and the staff...More

1  Thank e-rottier1307
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I liked very much forward to visit this place. Got very disappointed. Probably we were there at the wrong time. The place was quite full but with some free tables but when we got there we were met with "nem" which in Hungarian means no....More

Thank Anna C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I really used to like this place as it is restaurant with traditional Hungarian dishes, the food being quite good and the prices reasonable. However, I will refuse to ever go back there again after on a Sunday in July they did not allow me...More

Thank Ivan K
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We had a great lunch here for a very low price. Lots choice of traditional dishes in an authentic environment. Would recommend.

Thank Cameron W
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

A very nice traditionnal restaurant on buda side 2 mins walk from chain bridge Everything we ate was excellent The owner and waiter was very nice (good English spoken) Simple and good, quick service We did not pay attention to the prices and once we...More

Thank SybilBKR
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Menu in different languages it's a good idea. We ordered rich meat soup with vegetables and meat, hungarian mushroom stew with dumplings and pancakes. Soup was inedible!!! It was to salty with no taste of vegetables. Soup was warm... Rest of food was OK -...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

We were struggling to find somewhere to eat that wasn't too expensive. Budapest is not cheap for eating out compared to out of the city. We found this restaurant which serves traditional Hungarian food at very reasonable prices. The food was very good although portions...More

Thank julieeslater72
Reviewed 14 July 2017

We had been visiting the Castle and needed lunch, saw this place had good reviews on Trip Advisor and decided to try it. Very glad we did! Great hungarian stews disappeared quickly - my eldest daughter said it was her favourite meal on our trip...More

Thank Tim H
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We spent weekend on Budapet. On Saturaday we were on this restaurant and everythin wa perferct, friendly stuff, good food...next day we went here again and after 45 minute of waiting we get just bier and no food...The restaurant is almost empty, I dont know...More

Thank Petr G
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Ildiko's Kitchen is a small cozy restaurant very close to Carlton Hotel & the Chain Bridge. Food was delicious, service was perfect, felt like at home. Totally recommend)

Thank Ignat I
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 7
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fo u. 8., Budapest 1011, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District I / Buda
  • Neighbourhood: District I / Buda
  • Phone Number: +36 1 201 4772
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Are you hungry? Are you on budget? Come on in! We serve tasty and authentic Hungarian dishes, made fresh daily or cooked to order, using only fresh ingredients. We serve Hungarian food not Hungarian "style" food! Try us, we are sure you will be back for more. Enjoy!
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