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Margal Restaurant - CLOSED

Kiraly utca 53, Budapest 1077, Hungary
+36 1 789 9807
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good25%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
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22 May 2012
“Refined presentation of the best of Hungarian food and wine”
8 Jan 2012
“Understaded quality”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Kiraly utca 53, Budapest 1077, Hungary
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Reviewed 23 May 2012

I've always enjoyed eating here - the very best of Hungarian produce (and wine) prepared following traditional Hungarian recipes, served in a refined tranquil atmosphere by friendly and knowledgeable staff. And totally lacking the pretension and superficiality of most of Budapest's top flight restaurants. Sadly...More

Thank SourceJ
Reviewed 8 January 2012

The restaurant started as a joint venture with one of the most famous restaurateurs & winemakers of Hungary. It was not to work, and the owner decided to carry on himself. Visited this restaurant several times over the last two years. Interestingly, it was never...More

Thank GaborLeo
Reviewed 8 November 2011

My wife and I have been fortunate enough to have dinner in many of "the better wateringholes" all over the world and had an absolutely spendid evening at Margal The kitchen is French Style with a very creative/beautiful Hungarial flavor. Very well done and highly...More

2  Thank vagoose39
Reviewed 27 October 2011

Márgál is absolutely my favourite restaurant. I enjoy how the chef recreates classical Hungarian cousine. His dishes are generally lighter and they emphasize the taste of every single ingredients. The meat and vegetables and also the wines are all supplied by small farms, so the...More

2  Thank szirat
Reviewed 9 October 2011

Small intimate and atmospheric place with attentive service. Having dined in some of the best places in the world and living a few doors down from one place voted "best restaurant in the world" by Restaurant Magazine, this place was never going to be judged...More

1  Thank msmytravel
Reviewed 8 August 2011

It's hard to be objective because it's probably my favourite restaurant in Budapest. In the past it was called "Ráspi", Ráspi is a nickname of one of the best winemaker in Hungary. About one year ago the chef and Ráspi decided to "divorce", since then...More

3  Thank NeoBudapest
Reviewed 30 June 2011

Very nice little restaurant near the Great Boulevard. First we tried it for lunch as they have gourmet lunch menus for €3.6(!) The food was absolutely amazing and for this price is was a gift really! We came back for dinner the other day. Fantastic...More

3  Thank inow77
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
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  • Address: Kiraly utca 53, Budapest 1077, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District VII / Jewish Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: District VII / Jewish Quarter
  • Phone Number: +36 1 789 9807
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