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Ildiko's Kitchen

Fo u. 8., Budapest 1011, Hungary
+36 1 201 4772
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“chicken stew” (2 reviews)
“stews” (2 reviews)
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European, Eastern European, Central European, Hungarian, Vegetarian Friendly
Fo u. 8., Budapest 1011, Hungary
Neighbourhood: District I / Buda
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a good, economical meal in this restaurant that serves traditional Hungarian food. The food was well prepared and was served promptly and was hot. Would recommend this restaurant that is a little bit off the beaten track but well worth finding

Thank alisonlozano1982
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I really enjoyed the food it seemed that so did everyone around me in the restaurant. It is decorated nicely, they speak english and the restrooms are kept clean and nice which is always a good sign for me.

Thank Eran B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went for our first meal on arriving in Budapest. Good value but my main course was not hot and waitress not particularly cheerful

Thank fam_gordon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is located just down the hill from the castle complex (towards the Danube river), so is a great stop on the way between sights. My sister's partner is Hungarian and always takes his visitors to this restaurant for a traditional meal. The food...More

Thank MelissaLee89
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you want to try authentic Hungarian food, then don't hesitate to go to this restaurant. Me and my girlfriend visit Budapest quite often (3-4 times a year) and we never miss a chance to eat here. The food is very tasty, the service is...More

Thank Filip R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Walked past saw a menu in English and made a point of coming back to try the food. Cheap,simple no nonsense fare but hot and tasty and served with speed, menu is limited but potions are good. I had to try the Hungarian sponge pudding...More

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent home style Hungarian dishes. Great location, close to the castle. Good service. Menu is available in many languages.

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Often travel to Budapest by family. We never miss a chance to go to Ildiko restaurant. It is situated in a great location, below the Buda Castle on the main street, close to the Chain Bridge. You can go down from the castle by steps...More

Thank miroslav65
Reviewed 18 April 2017

If in Hungary, eat the goulash! I had several goulash dishes from three different restaurants during my stay in Budapest, and this place was good.

Thank MALAWI8386
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

I ate here 3 times during my stay in Budapest and each time the service, surroundings and food were very good. The food is very reasonably priced (main meal costs the same as a coffee and cake in Starbucks) and the Dreher beer was good....More

Thank Tony29
District I / Buda
The historical center to a city with a multifarious
and intricate past, Buda has some of the most
outstanding buildings in Europe and an enviable
natural landscape with stunning views onto the Danube.
Centered around the Royal Palace, it provides a
glimpse into the golden years of the Austro-Hungarian
empire and the lives led by the aristocracy at the
time. Matthias Church, beside the palace, hosted many
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Ciao ,volevo sapere se a pranzo chiude presto ,visto che oggi siamo arrivati alle 20:15 e ci hanno respinto senza neanche farci sedere su un tavolo da 4 con 2 posti liberi.Ci sta bisogno di una. prenotazione?grazie michele
27 March 2017|
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Response from FiorellaFirenze | Reviewed this property |
Non so dirti se è aperto anche a pranzo, ma di sicuro nn accetta prenotazioni. Noi ci siamo state a cena alle 1945 senza problemi di attesa.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$7
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fo u. 8., Budapest 1011, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District I / Buda
  • Neighbourhood: District I / Buda
  • Phone Number: +36 1 201 4772
  • E-mail
Are you hungry? Are you on budget? Come on in!
We serve tasty and authentic Hungarian dishes, made fresh daily or cooked to order, using only fresh ingredients.
We serve Hungarian food not Hungarian "style" food!
Try us, we are sure you will be back for more. Enjoy!