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) #18 of 2,565 Restaurants in Budapest $$$$ European, , Hungarian
Raday utca 4, Budapest 1092, Hungary
+36 1 219 0696
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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European, Central European, Hungarian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Raday utca 4, Budapest 1092, Hungary
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My first visit was so nice that i think it will be difficult to make me so " happy " at the 2 visit. BUT costes deliver AGAIN... the hole evening was outstanding... the presentation , the food, the wine and the service is best...More

Thank Jørn B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a Michelin star restaurant. As such, it's very expensive, but a great experience! We did the 4-course with wine pairings and loved it, but again I'll warn you that that cost us $350. I wouldn't do it again, but it was definitely an...More

Thank Stephanie M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant with my wife. This wasn't our first experience with Michelin star restaurants and with fine dining, so we knew more or less, what to expect. We had a 7 course tasting menu. The general quality of food was great, but not...More

1  Thank Krisztian M
Management response:Responded 2 days ago

Dear Krisztian M, Let us start by thanking you for sharing your review with us about our restaurant and its dishes. We are happy to know you came to us for a gastronomic journey dinner experience. At the same time please accept our apologies for...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On our visit to Budapest a few days ago, my friend and I we were extremely disatisfied with Costes restaurant and were surprised that it is so highly rated on Trip Advisor! Upon our arrival, we were offered a welcoming glass of bubbly wine each...More

1  Thank xpap91
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This Michelin starred restaurant was a wow! Everything from the food, to he wine pairing, to the service was exceptional. We had the five course tasting menu beautifully presented and paced over four hours. and had a truly memorable evening. Relaxed and not stuffy atmosphere...More

Thank GguyinCA
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Dear GguyinCA, We would like to express our thankfulness to you for sharing this generous review with us about Costes on Tripadvisor, it means a lot to us . We are extremely pleased with the fact that you had the chance to visit our restaurant,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We chose the 6 course option and were told my guest and I must choose the same number of courses (reasonable request). When we started our order, they also stated we must choose the same exact dishes! (ridiculous request). Why the restaurant would think that...More

1  Thank W0rldTraveler4321
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Dear W0rldTraveler4321, Let us start by thanking you for sharing your review with us about our restaurant and its dishes. We are happy to know you came to us for a gastronomic journey dinner experience and enjoyed the friendly service. At the same time please...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our big splurge in Budapest - it did not disappoint! I came with another young female friend and we really appreciated that we never felt talked down to which sometimes happens at restaurants of this caliber. We got the same, attentive service as...More

Thank Justine H
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Dear Justine H, Thank you for sharing your kind and detailed review of your experience in our restaurant. We are honored to see that you chose our place as the treat for the foodie in you when you were in Budapest. Of course we are...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Please , TripAdvisor, don't be cross with me... But restaurant with 1 star Michelin can't be in TripAdvisor x me... Or you have to note that have red star Michelin . But, back to restaurant: Really high high level! Cuisine staff wine etc: difficult to...More

Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Dear PAOLOALBERTOGUIDETTI, It was truly remarkable for us to read your heart-warming words about our magnificent restaurant here, on TripAdvisor. First of all, thank you for standing up for the wonderful acknowledgement that a Michelin star means to any restaurant. On the other hand –...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Definitely one of the best restaurants in Budapest. You can choose yourself what you want to eat for each 4-7 course dinners. Great! Very attentive and professional staff. Nice premises. Great food!More

Thank Andreas M
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Dear Andreas M, Thank you very much for your kind review, we are pleased that you found everything superb in Costes Restaurant. Our whole team works really hard to make a memorable evening for our guests every time, we are happy that we managed to...More

Reviewed 19 July 2017

Budapest was our last stop on a four country tour and it was by far the BEST meal we had. The food was absolutely amazing. The wine pairings were perfect. The service was one of the best restaurant teams I have ever experienced in my...More

3  Thank mswain2017
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Dear Melissa, What a lovely review. Oh my, thank you very much. You have no idea what this means to us – the world, you might say, and you’d be right. Our guests’ reviews and their opinions, their impressions that we made on them when...More

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Serafima P
3 February 2017|
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Response from eAnele | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, you can the menu online as Dyan suggested and with this level of service, as Ben also shared, I would expect they will be more than happy to accommodate any dietary requirements you may have. Enjoy!
Sheila S
25 October 2016|
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Response from eAnele | Reviewed this property |
Hi there! If you go to the reservation system, it appears that the restaurant in Raday utca is closed (the one I visited), but not the other one (downtown). I'm pretty sure that this is an excellent choice for Christmas... More
Alexandra B
23 June 2016|
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Response from Torgeir M | Reviewed this property |
You pick from a set course menu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
18:30 - 23:00
18:30 - 23:00
18:30 - 23:00
18:30 - 23:00
18:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Raday utca 4, Budapest 1092, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest
  • Phone Number: +36 1 219 0696
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