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Cafe Intenzo

$$ - $$$European, Eastern European,
Kalvin ter 9., Budapest 1091, Hungary
+36 1 219 5243
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pork medallions” (16 reviews)
“goulash” (33 reviews)
“sponge cake” (10 reviews)
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European, Eastern European, Central European, Hungarian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Kalvin ter 9., Budapest 1091, Hungary
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1 - 10 of 442 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We have discovered this café by chance and I come back with all my family. . All was very good. As starter, plates of grilled vegetables and main dishes. .. Goose lever stove, pork, cat fish and also mervellous wiener schnitzel. .. desserts are also...More

Thank Bruno H
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The food is very good. I had pork medallions which were very well done and with good side dishes. The service was very friendly and efficient. The Hungarian wine we had was a good red at a very reasonable price. Not the best restaurant in...More

Thank Claudio S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a family get together with my son who arrived in Budapest with his girlfriend, they wanted to try some good quality Hungarian food so I booked a table at Cafe Intenzo. The Cafe is easy to find being on Kálvin Ter, the first...More

Thank Duncan G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dined here in our first night having reserved a table for when we arrived in Budapest. It was "ok" but nothing more. There are far better places to eat. "Puder" is about 100 yards down the street and we found it to be a much...More

Thank Gerhart L
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came to this cafe on a recommendation and it lived up to its billing. Authentic local feel, great, friendly service and super food.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I tried Intenzo during a weekend visit to the city. Great food, nice atmosphere and the waiter/service was excellent. I would definitely go back if we visit the city in future!

Thank Syd K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful food, delightful staff, warm and comfortable ambience. Had a delicious salmon dinner with honey shallots and scalloped potatoes, great bottle of wine, and tiramisu! Highly recommend and very close to Hotel Palazzo Zichy.

Thank Kathryn K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place look small but inside is big. The waiter very friendly. The food was amazing, much more than we expected. It was the best hungarian food we had. Not a expensive place. If I had the oportunity, for sure i will be back. The...More

Thank celleblaser
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I spent our last night in Budapest in this lovely restaurant. The atmosphere is really romantic with all the candles on the walls and on the tables. The food was delicious, I've tried the Goulash and it was really really good. The...More

Thank Francesca G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant was fine, but not for local food. Goulash was not the best choice, but pasta, breast chicken and bifsteak was good enough.

Thank Amir R
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14 March 2017|
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Response from dbalassa | Property representative |
Hello Jimythefoot! I think we are absolutely rated in the middle with prices. There are some cheaper ones and more expensive ones. Affordable prices. We just want that our guests feel comfy here.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:50 PM
11:00 AM - 11:50 PM
11:00 AM - 11:50 PM
11:00 AM - 11:50 PM
11:00 AM - 11:50 PM
11:00 AM - 11:50 PM
11:30 AM - 11:50 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kalvin ter 9., Budapest 1091, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest
  • Phone Number: +36 1 219 5243
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