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El Rapido grill & tequila

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District VII / Jewish Quarter
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Kazinczy str. 10., Budapest 1075, Hungary
+36 20 311 9471
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11:00 - 04:00
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Sun 11:00 - 03:00
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London, United Kingdom
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122 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Cheap, fast, tasty and lovely. I visited this place and I was happy with service and food. It was very cheap and nice.

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Thank breatheindeeply
Chengdu, China
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1,280 reviews
168 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2,207 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The are a couple of positives about this small place. Firstly, they have a very wide range of drinks. This includes a whole page of different tequilas. Secondly, the decor is bright and cool. However, the food is generic at best. Both our chilli con carne and burrito where about the same quality as a frozen version from the supermarket.

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Thank Raymond W
Budapest, Hungary
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38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

An easy-going outlet with a wide range of Mexican-inspired food, local & intl beer plus requilas. The street-level part gets crowded quickly, look for seats on the -1 floor. Burritos etc. prepare in 6-8 minutes. As a local I appreciate this place for it's atmosphere & good value.

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Thank afs216
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

After a long waiting we received the Wrong tacos (veg instead of meat). We woke up with stomachache​ :(

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Thank lee a
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

We ate a burrito and a indian styled vegan dish. The food was the worst we have ever experienced in a restaurant. The burrito tasted horrible. I could only eat a couple of bites. The veggie dish was a microwave meal that was served cold. The price is low but this food is not eatable. Dont consider this place for... More 

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Thank OttoandRosa
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25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Awful awful slow service! The 'three minute' tacos took over 20 minutes and they got so many orders wrong in the time i was waiting. Surprised mine was right? Food is ok but doesn't make up for appalling service

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Thank e2804
ElRapidoGrill, Tulajdonos at El Rapido grill & tequila, responded to this review

Thank you for your review !! Sorry if you have to wating for your taco 20 min... Its a small place , so if is crowded , may you have to wait some time .. also because we prepare ypour food front of you fresh !! Last week i was wait 15 min front in a pizza slice place !!... More 

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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

We discovered this place after a very heavy night of fun in the ruin bar beside it. The food is perfect to fix the dodgy belly from the night before. It was so good that we ordered double. The burritos are amazing

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Thank Franky O
ElRapidoGrill, Tulajdonos at El Rapido grill & tequila, responded to this review

Thank you for your review !! Im glad to here you have fun in Budapest ! But do you know ? You can have also very good party in our cellar bar with our youtube -make your own music ..& here much higher quality drinks you can have almost half price , then in the ruin bar Szimpla ... !... More 

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

The best fajita wraps you have ever tasted! Catered well to my lactose free needs. Fantastic, will be back!

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Thank HollyGod
ElRapidoGrill, Tulajdonos at El Rapido grill & tequila, responded to this review

Thank you ! its normal .. we make "spice as you want " and have extras , but also less if not like lactose or so .. ! Lets try our new Vegan foods !! & ltes have Tequila !! We welcome back !! More 

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Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Normally I'm not that picky, but unfortunately the quesedillas had a really unpleasant taste. Would not recommend eating here.

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Thank Beate K
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

The place was crowded. We ordered burritos, quesadillas and tacos al pastor. The service was awful. We had to wait more than 40'. They gave us the wrong order and the cook got really mad as we did not remember exactly if we ordered 2 or 3 burritos and he went bananas. The food was really bad, not Mexican at... More 

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Thank Eliana R
ElRapidoGrill, Tulajdonos at El Rapido grill & tequila, responded to this review

thanks for review ! Don t you think if its so crowded may you take your note to help to find your food bitween the lot of similar ones ?? I can imagine how mad the cooker could be ! :) Can I ask what doesn t mean that "he went bananas " ? What do you knows about mexican... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$2 - US$5
Cuisine
Mexican, Fast food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Television, Takeout, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Delivery
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 03:00
Monday
11:00 - 04:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 04:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 04:00
Thursday
11:00 - 04:00
Friday
11:00 - 05:00
Saturday
11:00 - 05:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kazinczy str. 10., Budapest 1075, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District VII / Jewish Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: District VII / Jewish Quarter
  • Phone Number: +36 20 311 9471
Description
The legendary El Rapido is still in the middle of Kazinczy street !! We were the second place after Szimpla garden since 2009 ! Second , but first who start to make street food in Budapest !! Now we start VEGAN food as well !! We still try to make the best mexican , how we think about it ! Sometimes we make somethings wrong ,but try to get better and better ... Sometimes have to wait a bit , but you can do it comfortable at the cellar bar !!!
we are a small place, but great mexican style bufe bar , with fresh made delicious food. plenty of drinks , 48 kind of tequila , lots of , beers , hungarian wines, .. & also big selection of good quality drinks coktail at the cellar retro shop bar !! & you can make your own music on our comp.on youtube ! our new special : Escape room!! Also delivery food & drinks !!

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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 Moorish in style, crowned by the twin onion shaped domes, the Synagogue is the very emblem of District VII and one of the main attractions in the capital.
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