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Budapest Operetta Theatre

Nagymezo utca 17, Budapest 1065, Hungary
+36 1 312 4866
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This theater maintains the traditions of the great Viennese operettas since 1898.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Nagymezo utca 17, Budapest 1065, Hungary
+36 1 312 4866
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Reviewed 20 December 2012

I like old ornate buildings so I enjoyed the tour of the opera house. It was a bit crowed since they do all the languages at the same time but they spaced us well. A local suggested we sign up for the mini concert at...More

Thank Chris T
Reviewed 15 December 2012

This opera house is magnificent. Only wish we could have heard a performance. Gift shop also has a nice assortment of traditional Hungarian music CDs.

Thank mld_portland
Reviewed 12 December 2012

ne of the best shows ive seen and English subtitles help you follow the fun. It was quite saucy too . The place is a pretty little venue and i thoroughly enjoyed myself

Thank tinkswales
Reviewed 27 November 2012

Enjoyed tickets to the Opera and a chance to enjoy the theatre during a performance. Would recommend seeing the Opera if in Budapest during a performace.

Thank twickski
Reviewed 24 November 2012

All the performances are good, operettas and musicals also, hungarian and international.The actors and actresses are excellent.

Thank VeraLantos
Reviewed 22 November 2012

There is nothing to dislike in the Hungarian Operetta,it was,the play that I show very good.Appart of that,the surroundings of the premises of Operetta are beautifull and cosy,with the nice Coffee shops around it the beautifull Nagymezso street ,leading to a nice garden from the...More

Thank 769THANOS
Reviewed 14 November 2012

We visited Budapest in November and after seeing many signs for the ballet at the state opera house we went to enquire about tickets. Sadly the ticket seller didn't speak much English (or rather, sadly I didn't speak Hungarian) and so she wasn't very helpful...More

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Reviewed 22 October 2012

The place is just outstanding if you are into buildings and the decor inside. I was amazed how much time and effort must have gone into the place. You can take the tours but the place was very busy and the prices were a bit...More

Thank Serene-View
Reviewed 13 October 2012

We a group of eight Indians, touring East Europe were at Budapest during early Sept. 2012. To spend a cultural evening in Budapest with Music, Dinner & Hungarian folk-dances, we found from Tripadvisor about Operetta-ship company which organizes these Shows on cruise ship; scope is...More

Thank daganagpur
Reviewed 7 October 2012

The inside of this place is absolutely stunning. I never saw a show, only had a quick visit inside for 10 mins to take some photos. I wouldn't go out of your way to visit, but if you're nearby, do pop in with a ready...More

Thank Naresh S
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30 September 2017|
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Response from sjlm | Reviewed this property |
I bought the tickets online directly from the operetta theatre's website for a performance last May. I was able to choose my specific seats online and the prices for each seat were listed. I didn't have any problem then... More
30 April 2017|
Response from Arnold W | Reviewed this property |
Hello, Sorry for late answer. there is no performance in August, it is a break time. (w w w dot) operett.hu/operett.php?pid=schedule regards, - doesn't let link it Arnold