Restaurants & Bars
Dining in Budapest? Reserve a table in advance. We list a number of restaurants in Budapest downtown ranging from budget to luxury. No matter if you are just looking for a cheap place to eat or you are ready for a real culinary experience, you will surely find the appropriate restaurant on our website.
The Mátyás Pince Restaurant (Matthias Cellar Restaurant) is famous for its traditional Hungarian flavours accompanied by the finest wines of the country and Gypsy music performed by the the Lakatos dynasty. Beautiful stained glass windows and frescoes recount scenes from the life of King Matthias. The air-conditioned function rooms of the Restaurant provide an excellent setting for special occassions, family and business luncheons, dineers or business meetings.
At the foot of Chain Bridge, just in front of the Buda Castle you can find on the Danube a specially designed, 75-metre-long boat restaurant, called Spoon Restaurant Budapest, open the whole year. In winter we welcome our visitors in 3 different restaurants and, in addition, in summer two great, wonderful terraces are available as well. With 3 kitchens and 5 bars we offer our services almost for all age-groups on 1600 m2.
Király Hungarian Restaurant in Castle District is definitely the best restaurant in Budapest with authentic Hungarian cuisine, gypsy music and folklore show. Not only does it offer a fantastic Hungarian dinner, but also an entertaining evening programme. You can get a bit of Hungarian culture and gastronomy without any “touristy” feel. Kiraly Restaurant is located in the Castle District of Budapest which is one of most fantastic locations in the city.
The Fisherman’s Bastion Restaurant (Halászbástya Restaurant) is open year-round with a variety of services. The main entrance to the restaurant is located at the right-hand side of the structure, behind the Matthias Church. Patrons enter the restaurant by passing through a beautiful wrought-iron gate. Our establishment, offering fine dining year-round, offers comfortable seating for 72-90 guests (depending on table arrangements).
Take a seat in the beautiful view of the Danube on the anchored Vén Hajó Restaurant (Old Ship Restaurant) at the foot of the Chain Bridge. The Vén Hajó (Kossuth Museum Ship) opens a panorama view of Budapest like a real postcard. And if we really want to impress you we give the menu in your hands.
The delightful terrace provides perfect relaxation next to a drink and meal speciality during a sightseeing in the centre of Budapest. The elegant Leguan Cafe + Bar is ideal not only for weddings, family events, business luncheons and parties, gala dinners but for press conferences, trainings and presentations up to 10-120 persons as well.
Looking for a friendly bar in Budapest? Join the locals and check out Eszkort Pub. It is located near the Margaret Island, at the head of the Margaret Bridge on the Pest side. This bar is operated by three young, dynamic and friendly girls. The staff is helpful and the athmosphere is unique.
Paulaner’s Platz located in the very heart of the city, opposite the Basilica, offers an extensive choice of authentic German beers and Bavarian cuisine. The newly established restaurant is designed to become popular with guests who are looking for a young-spirited beer-hall experience.
The Baron Residence Hotel’s fine a’la carte Princessin Restaurant and the imposing Lobby Café awaits their guests with a rich choice of the best quality arabica coffees, fresh juices, soft and alcoholic drinks, spirits, snacks, open from 11.00 – 24.00h every day. The Princessin Restaurant provides buffet breakfast and a’la carte menu for the guests with international and Hungarian cuisine, wines, and today’s contemporary delicacies.
We set up a fabulous buffet-meal: for a fixed amount of money, all you can eat offer among 100 different kinds of meal and drink. Take advantage of the buffet-meal system and choose according to your own taste among the delicacies. Among the wide range of choices you will find cold and warm entrées, main dishes and desserts.
The biggest Trófea Grill, which is located in the Buda side of the Lágymányosi Bridge in the XIth district, warmly welcomes all the guests. We set up a fabulous buffet-meal: for a fixed amount of money, all you can eat offer among 100 different kinds of meal and drink. The fans of the traditional Hungarian cuisine will find their favourites courses such as the fans of the bio-reform cuisine and the vegetarians.
The new Trófea Grill Restaurant, opening where the Vasmacska Restaurant once stood, will bring back the memories of the good old days. In addition to the rooms which can seat up to 250 persons, our guests can also enjoy outdoor dining from early spring till late autumn. All-you-can-eat buffet offering over 100 foods. Eat as much as you like for one set price!
Gundel Restaurant owed its popularity to two things: its inimitable hospitality and its unsurpassable cuisine. The ingenious Károly Gundel, who managed the restaurant in the early part of the 20th century, had an intuitive knack for bringing the best out of Hungarian cuisine by combining its original, unbridled flavours with the refined approach of French cuisine and applying modern gastronomic technology.
According to international ratings and classification, the restaurant Onyx is a gourmet restaurant. Our dishes are always prepared from fresh, seasonal, preferably domestic ingredients. At the Onyx Restaurant, half-forgotten, traditional local flavours have been rethought and combined with international flavours to create attractively presented dishes prepared using the latest technologies.
Robinson Restaurant is really a unique attraction in Europe, just in the heart of Budapest, with its own artificial island in the City Park Lake, just by Heroes’ Square, Museum of Fine Arts, Amusement Park, Zoo, Budapest Circus and other sights.
Discover the feeling provided by the unique atmosphere of Columbus Ship and the amazing view. Enjoy yourself in our music club, meet your friends and business partners in our Pub, enjoy the beautiful view from our terraces. Remember us when arranging your family and company events because our flexibly transformable halls, high standard services and helpful staff make sure that your guests will leave satisfied and remember with pleasure the unforgettable moments they have spent here.
In the 19th century the location of the Restaurant Kaltenberg was used as a garrison. The building first became a tobacco factory and its cellar was a storage room for years. Refurbishment started 24 years ago, establishing today’s restaurant with its current capacity of up to 360 customers.
For more than 150 years Gerbeaud has defined what we know as a café and confectionery. Our fame is due in part to our creative confectioners who, in addition to guarding tradition, continually surprise our guests with new products, cakes, pastries. The confectioners pass down their knowledge from one generation to the next; skillful hands guide the many apprentices who start their lives every year in this genuine confectionery workshop.
From the staircase on the Dorottya Street side of the Cafe, we enter the historical arched cellars of the Gerbeaud Pub. The Pub’s rustic-aristocratic atmosphere provides just the right setting for building relationships whether during a quick business lunch, a pleasant, relaxed dinner, or an after-work drink. With fresh, sparkling, foamy beer, tasty snacks prepared by Gerbeaud’s own butcher, and traditional Hungarian home-style cooking, a meal at the Pub is truly an experience for everyone.
Symbol Budapest awaits its esteemed guests in the heart of Óbuda. The 220 years old building was renovated in 7 years by 80 artists combining all the beauty of the modern era and thus offers an unparalleled experience. Guests are welcome in a special milieu with breathtaking architecture and ambience, outstanding cuisine and a fantastic service. The seven different units of the Symbol restaurant are separated in both space and style, and nonetheless provide a special experience as a unified whole to the guests of the house.