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Monarchia Old Restaurant & Pizzeria

#2,382 of 2,584 Restaurants in Budapest}
££ - £££European, Eastern European,
Vaci utca 79., Budapest 1056, Hungary
+36 70 617 6827
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  • Excellent8%
  • Very good5%
  • Average6%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible71%
12 Oct 2017
“Don't”
2 Oct 2017
“DONT GO HERE!”
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CUISINES
European, Eastern European, Central European, Hungarian
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
Vaci utca 79., Budapest 1056, Hungary
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1 - 10 of 203 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We always look for the most affordable dinners on our vacations. We found this great restaurant on our second night: we only thought it was outside seating but once inside we were so surprised! It is a beautiful underground restaurant! Photographers dream! We ordered from...More

Thank P S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in Budapest for four days ....and every day we stopped there for either drink , food or just for a chat to our favorite waiters. They might not have the best food in Budapest but we liked the spirit there and that they...More

1  Thank annajulia771
Reviewed 13 October 2017

We were desperately hungry and this place looked warm and inviting from the street. It looked like it would have comforting food and good wine. No. We did not have access to reviews because we did not have data. It was a quirky place, with...More

1  Thank Cdazur2
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

It Was a werry bad experience to go here. It took over an hour to get one pizza! And when I finally arrived it was the worst pizza we ever had...

Thank Theodora L
Reviewed 26 September 2017

This restaurant on a main walkway looks inviting but DON'T even try it. It started out slow and only got worse. We ordered our drinks & waited almost a 1/2 hour before they were served. And we weren't the only people sitting and waiting, there...More

Thank Lory M
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Takes forever to get bad food which isn't worth half what you pay for it. Waiter offered some potatoes while we waited, and of course they never came either.

1  Thank JulieinTexas1406
Reviewed 19 September 2017

We came to the restaurant without former recommendation. if wanted to eat of vaci street and we looked for a place with good prices and that is close to the market. The service was awful, the waiter (who had a hole in his shirt) took...More

Thank Lior F
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We absolutely loved Budapest as the start of our 6 week European holiday. The outside cafe's were amazing and nothing really happened until 8.00pm as the weather was quite warm. Being two unreformed Aussie smokers it was great to sit outside, eat and have a...More

Thank Yvonne Z
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Came across this place after being famished and sat down without looking at reviews first. The waiters were pleasant and spoke English. They were older but who cares. According to the other reviews people had issues but we did not. We ordered drinks and they...More

Thank Mara S
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Don't make the same mistake,please. It's garbage,not the food! All waiters are drunk. Was the only opened place in the late evening.

Thank Yulia I
Nearby
District V / Inner City
Discover the Inner City along the banks of the Danube,
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Inner-City Parish Church and St. Stephen’s Basilica
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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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brock1981
31 January 2016|
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Response from meirav66 | Reviewed this property |
they charged the same as the menu but it was barely eatable food . I would strongly recommend to stay as far away as possible
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Catherine L
1 September 2015|
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Response from Goldig | Reviewed this property |
Must be their location and outdoor marketing making things look good and then you are trapped when you find how things really are when the food comes.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
European, Eastern European, Central European, Hungarian
Meals
After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vaci utca 79., Budapest 1056, Hungary (Formerly Galilei)
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District V / Inner City
  • Neighbourhood: District V / Inner City
  • Phone Number: +36 70 617 6827
Description
All of the customers are welcome in our new restaurant in the city center of Budapest, where you can taste the traditional hungarian specialties, but you can try some italian food specialties as well.We serve approximately 100 types of famous hungarian wine beside the excellent dishes.You can find here all of the best values of the old times, in the design, and in the friendly atmosphere as well.
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