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Darband Restaurant

Szemere utca 22, Budapest 1054, Hungary
+36 1 798 6642
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“rice” (4 reviews)
“persian food” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Persian, Halal
$$ - $$$
Szemere utca 22, Budapest 1054, Hungary
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1 - 10 of 27 reviews

Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

If you are iranian, this place will give a really good feeling when you see it. It gets even better when you step in, the waitress is gorgeous, she was really nice and funny. So far every thing is good so why 3/5? That goes...More

Thank mohammad saied t
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

A great underground Persian restaurant with extremely friendly staff and of course the amazing food we had. A must try when In Budapest for Persian food.

Thank Pat J
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

I suggest you not to eat persian foods in this restaurant because in my opinion the cook doesn't know how to prepare persian food, the taste is below average and quality of food is so bad, sometimes you think the rice got warm for more...More

Thank Vahid N
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Average place. The staff is nice. No vegetarian dishes. Credit cards accepted, service fee is included in the price.

Thank TomziEmilCs
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Perfect Persian experience, amazing delicious food, from starters to deserts. The waitresses are super friendly and the cook is professional. We visited there 2 times during our visit to Budapest and were extremely satisfied with our experience. The price is also very good considering quality...More

1  Thank Sarah A
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Iranian Food, can be very good. But this Place was no good! The location, furnutre, hygine, was low-class. The webpage was fancy. But no live musice at all. Food: I orderd a classice kabab soltani- very disappointed. Dogh: too little yougert and no option With...More

Thank vahedi
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

been here many times now and always walked away completely satisfied. centrally located, great service, food excellent, what else do you need? recommend the lamb chops and the special tea. a must try if you're into persian food.

Thank DrBrox
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Fantastic Persian good experience, with superb delicious food, from starters to deserts, with nice service. Absolutely recommended.

Thank Boti k
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

The foods were great. Kababs were tasty. The lemonade mint drink was exactly what I looked for a long time. The place is decorated with Iranian symbols and pictures. In total I recommend here to anybody.

Thank Ahmadreza M
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Juicy, succulent kebab & fragrant rice meals are highlights. Haven't met anybody who isn't impressed by the food here. Wait staff is really accommodating & patient. 15 minutes walk from Margit island.

Thank ShaiSharma
District V / Inner City
Discover the Inner City along the banks of the Danube,
with its fashionable shops and iconic buildings. The
Inner-City Parish Church and St. Stephen’s Basilica
stand out as two of the finest examples of
architecture in the area. If you are still hunting for
more historical treats, then the ruins of the medieval
city walls on Kecskeméti Utca are a must-visit while
the Soviet War Memorial is also worthy of attention
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Free Wifi, Delivery, Buffet
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Szemere utca 22, Budapest 1054, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District V / Inner City
  • Neighbourhood: District V / Inner City
  • Phone Number: +36 1 798 6642
  • E-mail
In the heart of the city easily accessible by public transportation in a warm charismatic place.Darband restaurant is a Persian restaurant with the real taste of Persian luxurious food in Budapest .Our menu consists of many different delicious Kebabs and stews appreciated by all kinds of tastes and nationalities.We are also proud to be the founder of the first Iranian blues & Rock Music groups and workshops in Hungary!Every Friday night we perform Open buffet with Persian/English live music with our Professional Musical band with absolutely ear-catching music.Darband restaurant welcomes you in advance with our hospitable staff and delicious, not forgettable luxurious Persian food!
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