We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Fausto's Osteria

Dohany utca 5, Budapest 1074, Hungary
+36 1 269 6806
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (22 reviews)
“brie” (2 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Dohany utca 5, Budapest 1074, Hungary
All Details
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (269)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 168 reviews

Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

We loved everything about Faustos . Superb food, service and atmosphere. Will definitely return. Located in easy walk to our hotel in Astoria.

Thank Steveco18
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We have been there for a business dinner with several colleagues from abroad. The waiter was able to speak 4!!! languages. German/English/Italien/French. At least on our table. The food was deliciouse and the portions ideal to be fully stuffed after the fabulouse desert. BTW -...More

Thank Florian U
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is closed in the summer so I tried the simpler version, the osteria. I have to say the food is innovative yet still keeps its classic roots. I had a fantastic primo polpo dish and very good pig cheek as secondo and an...More

Thank victoriaxyz
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

I can not tell you there is anything on the menu that is not fantastic! Octopus salad was the most amazing thing to taste and perfectly done. The gnocchi was the best I have ever tasted. Wine perfection. Service even better. Wish we had a...More

Thank Alex L
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

I dined at Fausto on the second night in Budapest. Oh my, they cook some seriously good Italian dishes. I had warm octopus slices with tomato and mint, tagliatelle duck ragout with mushroom and strawberry panna cotta, a glass of prosecco and an espresso, couldn't...More

Thank Amanda Z
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

I've been many times and never disappointed. The service staff are amazing, Budapest is known for rude service staff but here they are kind and attentive. The food is incredible, the lasagne is my favourite but every dish has something special. The wine is amazing...More

Thank Francesca v
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We spotted this restaurant whilst walking round the city and said we would come back on our last night. Fausto's is hidden away a little but close to the large Synagogue in Dohany Street. The decor is superb and quite modern. There is a small...More

Thank PaulWoolfy
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

I first ate in Fausto's original restaurant in 1999, or maybe it was a year or two earlier; it was the gold standard for Italian food in Budapest then, and despite moving to another location - and subsequently returning to its original location - it...More

Thank Grantski
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Top level 5-course dinner and top level service at very reasonable price. Everything was made to perfection - even the bread was first-class!!

Thank HEWP60
Reviewed 29 April 2017

We ate three meals at Fausto's during our stay in Budapest and found all of the to be delightful. We could find no fault with their perfect house-made pasta to their wonderfully prepared meat and fish dishes. We opted to share a pot of their...More

Thank leonardoAZ
District VII / Jewish Quarter
District VII is the very heart of Budapest and houses
the city’s Jewish Quarter. Its streets are lively and
colorful, its buildings narrate different histories in
an assortment of architectural styles, and its cafes
and bars are frequented and loved by the enthusiastic
crowds. Grand and magnificent, the striking star of
the district is the Great Synagogue, the largest in
Europe and one of the biggest in the world. Distinctly
Nearby Restaurants
Fausto’s Ristorante
555 reviews
.00 km away
Pasta Bella Tesztabar
254 reviews
.10 km away
Sock's Coffee
191 reviews
.09 km away
Nearby Attractions
Great / Central Synagogue (Nagy Zsinagoga)
5,088 reviews
.09 km away
Hungarian Jewish Museum and Archives
189 reviews
.10 km away
Carl Lutz Memorial
20 reviews
.20 km away
Shoah Cellar
5 reviews
.14 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Fausto's Osteria staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dohany utca 5, Budapest 1074, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District VII / Jewish Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: District VII / Jewish Quarter
  • Phone Number: +36 1 269 6806
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing