Best Hungarian restaurants in Budapest

Check out the top Hungarian restaurants in Budapest, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Menza
1. Menza
host-0host-1host-2
274 local reviews
2 Liszt Ferenc tér, VI. kerület
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+36 1 413 1482
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Mónika
Cool Hungarian restaurant with the interior design of a modern canteen, but in the same time very nice food. U…
Pierre
Cool Hungarian restaurant with the interior design of a modern canteen, but in the same time very nice food. U…
Kata
This is a modern Hungarian restaurant. You can find iconic dishes with a modern twist in a cool settings. Make…
1. Menza
1. Menza
host-0host-1host-2
274 local reviews
2 Liszt Ferenc tér, VI. kerület
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+36 1 413 1482
Mónika
Mónika
Cool Hungarian restaurant with the interior design of a modern canteen, but in the same time very nice food. Usually a reservation is recomm…
Pierre
Pierre
Cool Hungarian restaurant with the interior design of a modern canteen, but in the same time very nice food. Usually a reservation is recomm…
Kata
Kata
This is a modern Hungarian restaurant. You can find iconic dishes with a modern twist in a cool settings. Make sure you book, they get very …
2. Paprika Vendéglő
2. Paprika Vendéglő
host-0host-1host-2
131 local reviews
72 Dózsa György út, VII. kerület
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+36 20 294 7944
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Ildikó
A typical Hungarian restaurant. They serve very good and tasty food. If you want to go there in the evening, y…
Zsuzsanna
Budapest's best traditional Hungarian restaurant. Great traditional cuisine and good value for great price! A …
Andrea
Very busy typical Hungarian restaurant for tourists. Make sure you book your table in advance.
2. Paprika Vendéglő
2. Paprika Vendéglő
host-0host-1host-2
131 local reviews
72 Dózsa György út, VII. kerület
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+36 20 294 7944
Ildikó
Ildikó
A typical Hungarian restaurant. They serve very good and tasty food. If you want to go there in the evening, you need to reserve a table bef…
Zsuzsanna
Zsuzsanna
Budapest's best traditional Hungarian restaurant. Great traditional cuisine and good value for great price! A must do in Budapest!
Andrea
Andrea
Very busy typical Hungarian restaurant for tourists. Make sure you book your table in advance.
3. Kiskakukk Restaurant
3. Kiskakukk Restaurant
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32 local reviews
12 Pozsonyi út, XIII. kerület
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+36 1 786 3439
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Annamaria
Kiskakukk represents Hungarian hospitality at its classic best, displaying its proud foundation date of 1913. …
Nelly
An authentic Hungarian restaurant. Not too cheap, nott to pricey, you can have a full menu of 3 courses for ar…
Bence
It's a really authentic Hungarian restaurant. If you would like to try traditional Hungarian cuisine at a qual…
3. Kiskakukk Restaurant
3. Kiskakukk Restaurant
host-0host-1host-2
32 local reviews
12 Pozsonyi út, XIII. kerület
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+36 1 786 3439
Annamaria
Annamaria
Kiskakukk represents Hungarian hospitality at its classic best, displaying its proud foundation date of 1913. it's one of the very best trad…
Nelly
Nelly
An authentic Hungarian restaurant. Not too cheap, nott to pricey, you can have a full menu of 3 courses for around 15 euros. Vegetarians won…
Bence
Bence
It's a really authentic Hungarian restaurant. If you would like to try traditional Hungarian cuisine at a quality place, do not hesitate to …
4. VakVarjú Restaurant
4. VakVarjú Restaurant
host-0host-1host-2
59 local reviews
7 Paulay Ede u., VI. kerület
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+36 1 268 0888
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Kata
Vakvarjú is a traditional hungarian restaurant, very famous of its amazing "kenyerlangos" what we call "hungar…
Lilla Laura
A real traditional Hungarian restaurant with low prices compared to other restaurants in Budapest. (The most e…
Kitti
Hungarian restaurant. You should try their Goulash soup and their "Szilvásgombóc" dessert!
4. VakVarjú Restaurant
4. VakVarjú Restaurant
host-0host-1host-2
59 local reviews
7 Paulay Ede u., VI. kerület
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+36 1 268 0888
Kata
Kata
Vakvarjú is a traditional hungarian restaurant, very famous of its amazing "kenyerlangos" what we call "hungarian pizza" with a rich topping…
Lilla Laura
Lilla Laura
A real traditional Hungarian restaurant with low prices compared to other restaurants in Budapest. (The most expensive dish is 3000 HUF.)
Kitti
Kitti
Hungarian restaurant. You should try their Goulash soup and their "Szilvásgombóc" dessert!
5. Gettó Gulyás
5. Gettó Gulyás
host-0host-1host-2
72 local reviews
18 Wesselényi u., VII. kerület
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+36 20 376 4480
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Boglarka
RESTAURANT (HUNGARIAN) - $$ - serves old-fashioned Hungarian delicacies fuss-free: Similarly to goulash, pörk…
Emese
It's a new way Hungarian restaurant. I really like the food there
Gabor
New, real Hungarian restaurant, great quality of food.
5. Gettó Gulyás
5. Gettó Gulyás
host-0host-1host-2
72 local reviews
18 Wesselényi u., VII. kerület
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+36 20 376 4480
Boglarka
Boglarka
RESTAURANT (HUNGARIAN) - $$ - serves old-fashioned Hungarian delicacies fuss-free: Similarly to goulash, pörkölt is one of Hungary’s better…
Emese
Emese
It's a new way Hungarian restaurant. I really like the food there
Gabor
Gabor
New, real Hungarian restaurant, great quality of food.
6. Frappáns
6. Frappáns
host-0
8 local reviews
15 Király u., Bp
Open · Closes in 7 minutes
(1) 798 5030
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Rooste
This is a trendy Hungarian restaurant just 5 minutes from the flat. The menu and service are excellent, pleas…
6. Frappáns
6. Frappáns
host-0
8 local reviews
15 Király u., Bp
Open · Closes in 7 minutes
(1) 798 5030
Rooste
Rooste
This is a trendy Hungarian restaurant just 5 minutes from the flat. The menu and service are excellent, please ask us for specials.
7. Gundel
7. Gundel
host-0host-1host-2
61 local reviews
Gundel, Budapest
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+36 1 889 8111
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
János
Very famous, traditional Hungarian restaurant. Maybe not the cheapest one but delicious and real Hungarian. Yo…
Aliz
Elegant, traditional Hungarian restaurant with live Gipsy music in the evenings. Good location, much history.
Gabi
Most famous Hungarian restaurant. Try Gundel palacsinta ( it is a desert) and any kind of goose liver.
7. Gundel
7. Gundel
host-0host-1host-2
61 local reviews
Gundel, Budapest
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+36 1 889 8111
János
János
Very famous, traditional Hungarian restaurant. Maybe not the cheapest one but delicious and real Hungarian. You can eat lunch menus and á la…
Aliz
Aliz
Elegant, traditional Hungarian restaurant with live Gipsy music in the evenings. Good location, much history.
Gabi
Gabi
Most famous Hungarian restaurant. Try Gundel palacsinta ( it is a desert) and any kind of goose liver.
8. Firkász Kávéház Étterem
8. Firkász Kávéház Étterem
host-0host-1host-2
41 local reviews
18 Tátra u., XIII. kerület
Closed · Opens 11:30 AM
+36 1 450 1118
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Hila
You will find mostly locals at this cozy and warmly decorated Hungarian restaurant. The food is exceptionally …
Gabor
You will find mostly locals at this cozy and warmly decorated Hungarian restaurant. The food is exceptionally …
Shlomi
You will find mostly locals at this cozy and warmly decorated Hungarian restaurant. The food is exceptionally …
8. Firkász Kávéház Étterem
8. Firkász Kávéház Étterem
host-0host-1host-2
41 local reviews
18 Tátra u., XIII. kerület
Closed · Opens 11:30 AM
+36 1 450 1118
Hila
Hila
You will find mostly locals at this cozy and warmly decorated Hungarian restaurant. The food is exceptionally tasty and there is a piano pla…
Gabor
Gabor
You will find mostly locals at this cozy and warmly decorated Hungarian restaurant. The food is exceptionally tasty and there is a piano pla…
Shlomi
Shlomi
You will find mostly locals at this cozy and warmly decorated Hungarian restaurant. The food is exceptionally tasty and there is a piano pla…
9. Pest-Buda Bistro
9. Pest-Buda Bistro
host-0
37 local reviews
3 Fortuna u., I. kerület
Closed · Opens 7:30 AM
+36 1 225 0377
LodgingRestaurantPoint of interest
Tamas
Lovely traditional Hungarian restaurant in The Castle area.
9. Pest-Buda Bistro
9. Pest-Buda Bistro
host-0
37 local reviews
3 Fortuna u., I. kerület
Closed · Opens 7:30 AM
+36 1 225 0377
Tamas
Tamas
Lovely traditional Hungarian restaurant in The Castle area.
10. Frici Papa
10. Frici Papa
host-0host-1host-2
75 local reviews
55 Király u., VII. kerület
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+36 1 351 0197
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Sára
This is a traditional Hungarian restaurant sitting here you feel you went back to the past and price is really…
Andras
This is a very typical Hungarian restaurant with big portions of food and cheap prices. Excellent start if you…
Zoltán
Incredibly cheap Hungarian restaurant with menu card in English also.
10. Frici Papa
10. Frici Papa
host-0host-1host-2
75 local reviews
55 Király u., VII. kerület
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+36 1 351 0197
Sára
Sára
This is a traditional Hungarian restaurant sitting here you feel you went back to the past and price is really good as well. The queue is lo…
Andras
Andras
This is a very typical Hungarian restaurant with big portions of food and cheap prices. Excellent start if you would like to deep-dive into …
Zoltán
Zoltán
Incredibly cheap Hungarian restaurant with menu card in English also.
11. Kőleves Vendéglő / StoneSoup Restaurant
11. Kőleves Vendéglő / StoneSoup Restaurant
host-0host-1host-2
78 local reviews
41 Kazinczy u., VII. kerület
Closed · Opens 8:00 AM
+36 1 322 1011
RestaurantParkLodging
Nicolas
Very good value for this hungarian restaurant. Original decoration and menu. The stone soups are delicious.
Máté
Very good hungarian restaurant. Original decoration and menu. The stone soups are delicious.
Máté
Very good hungarian restaurant. Original decoration and menu. The stone soups are delicious.
11. Kőleves Vendéglő / StoneSoup Restaurant
11. Kőleves Vendéglő / StoneSoup Restaurant
host-0host-1host-2
78 local reviews
41 Kazinczy u., VII. kerület
Closed · Opens 8:00 AM
+36 1 322 1011
Nicolas
Nicolas
Very good value for this hungarian restaurant. Original decoration and menu. The stone soups are delicious.
Máté
Máté
Very good hungarian restaurant. Original decoration and menu. The stone soups are delicious.
Máté
Máté
Very good hungarian restaurant. Original decoration and menu. The stone soups are delicious.
12. Rosenstein Vendéglő
12. Rosenstein Vendéglő
host-0host-1host-2
45 local reviews
3 Mosonyi u., VIII. kerület
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+36 1 333 3492
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Janos
Traditional Hungarian-Jewish cuisine, amazing stuff, big variety of dishes. You should come here if you want t…
Kristóf
A traditional Hungarian restaurant with some Jewish plates on the menu. Food is amazing and reasonably priced …
George
Great Hungarian restaurant!
12. Rosenstein Vendéglő
12. Rosenstein Vendéglő
host-0host-1host-2
45 local reviews
3 Mosonyi u., VIII. kerület
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+36 1 333 3492
Janos
Janos
Traditional Hungarian-Jewish cuisine, amazing stuff, big variety of dishes. You should come here if you want to see a typical Hungarian rest…
Kristóf
Kristóf
A traditional Hungarian restaurant with some Jewish plates on the menu. Food is amazing and reasonably priced offering a very wide menu. Boo…
George
George
Great Hungarian restaurant!