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Vaci utca 20, Budapest 1052, Hungary
+36 1 266 4144
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“pizza” (184 reviews)
“risotto” (35 reviews)
“caprese” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:45All hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Vaci utca 20, Budapest 1052, Hungary
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great and central place for Italian made cuisine. Staff very friendly, atmosphere warm. Recommended for couples and families. Prices moderate. Try tagliatelle with chicken.

Thank BlerimGreeny
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

High level, very delicious Very good food, service good, normal prices, we had a great time, they made our evening perfect, romantic and satisfied

Thank QueenHila
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ended up eating twice here and the food was awesome. Very central right on the pedestrian street in the touristic Pest side of the city. Slightly expensive .

Thank Ramachandra Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food 9.5/10 Service 9/10 (waiter was funny) Atmosphere 9/10 Selection 9/10 Cleanliness 10/10 Price 8/10 We had the tagliatelle chicken pasta and the salmon risotto, we had a side of fries, and side of potatoes with sour cream. Goulash and olives to start! Food was...More

Thank jamie p
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A restaurant at the heart of Budapest with great food! The service was okay but all the dishes were delicious!

Thank Danielle D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful dinner. I had salmon highly suggested by our server, Ben. There were three of us and we enjoyed our meals. Ben was excellent. He gave us great suggestions and was friendly and accommodating. I highly recommend Cucina. If you want a...More

Thank 430judef
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We found this restaurant whilst browsing one afternoon and planned to visit on our last day. The staff were very welcoming and friendly...the meal was lovely. There was no rush to leave once we had finished our meal...Highly recommend for any one visiting the area

Thank Lynn H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not bad food, typical pizza and pasta. The staff seemed not interested and switched off.right in the center

Thank mickmg666
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The meal was absolutely fab. the atmosphere was lovely a bit tight for space. it was a small bit more expensive but well worth it.

Thank horganE
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a fabulous dinner at Cucina. The olives, bread, pasta, dessert and wine were delicious. The service by our server, Adam, was absolutely wonderful. The atmosphere is nice, friendly and not loud. I highly recommend Cucina!

Thank JRW1230
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
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:45
11:30 - 23:45
11:30 - 23:45
11:30 - 23:45
11:30 - 23:45
11:30 - 23:45
11:30 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vaci utca 20, Budapest 1052, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District V / Inner City
  • Neighbourhood: District V / Inner City
  • Phone Number: +36 1 266 4144
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