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Chef Cafe

) #16 of 2,568 Restaurants in Budapest ££ - £££ European, , Hungarian
Sorhaz utca 4, Budapest 1056, Hungary
+36 30 211 7368
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
European, Central European, Hungarian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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Sorhaz utca 4, Budapest 1056, Hungary
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81 - 90 of 314 reviews

Reviewed 7 November 2016

We asked our hotel receptionist to recommend a traditional Hungarian restaurant. We were near to the city centre so thought we would have to travel a long way but no, what a surprise, the team in the restaurant, and yes it is a restaurant not...More

3  Thank funandsunseeker
Erika Judit V, Ügyvezető igazgató at Chef Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2016

Dear "funandsunseeker", Thank you very much for choosing our restaurant! We were pleased to read your comment on us. Let me also thank you for your time to share your experience with everyone here on Tripadvisor, looking forward welcoming you again in the future! Kind...More

Reviewed 20 October 2016

We came there for our last visit to Budapest and of course looked at tripadvisor for good restaurants and I picked this one. Service was outstanding and food perfect, well worth the visit, but make sure to reserve a table it is a little family...More

2  Thank Hakonsig
Erika Judit V, Ügyvezető igazgató at Chef Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2016

Dear Hakonsig, Thank you very much for choosing our restaurant! It was a real pleasure to read your comment on us, you just enjoyed your stay. It is absolutely rousing to know that our job is so important and to realize it is noticed to...More

Reviewed 18 October 2016

This restaurant had been recommended by the hotel we stayed at. We booked it for the Saturday night of our stay. Friendly atmosphere but the food was very basic. We ordered a roast fillet of lamb which cost 6000HUF and we got a gigot lamb...More

Thank 203AMANDA
Erika Judit V, Ügyvezető igazgató at Chef Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2016

Dear "203AMANDA", I always try to answer to the reviews with respect and honesty. So I will do it this time too. No fake polite answer, but the honest opinion, and tell you what I really think about your review. It's our policy to double...More

Reviewed 17 October 2016

We stayed at the Bohem Art Hotel which was just 3 minutes walk from the Chef Cafe and was recommended by the reception staff. The food was real home cooked Hungarian dishes. The wine was also Hungarian and the owner very knowledgeable, explaining the characteristics...More

2  Thank Ojl123
Erika Judit V, Ügyvezető igazgató at Chef Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2016

Dear "Ojl123", Thank you very much for choosing our restaurant! We were pleased to read your comment on us. Let me also thank you for your time to share your experience with everyone here on Tripadvisor, looking forward welcoming you again in the future! Kind...More

Reviewed 14 October 2016

we were spoilt for choice when it came to choosing the wine, by the owner who is really helpful, food was amazing, genuine, sweets were prepared by his wife and so delicious, atmosphere is really romanticMore

2  Thank MaltaMoulin
Erika Judit V, Ügyvezető igazgató at Chef Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2016

Dear "MaltaMoulin", Thank you very much for choosing our restaurant! It was a real pleasure to read your comment on us, you just enjoyed your stay. It is absolutely rousing to know that our job is so important and to realize it is noticed to...More

Reviewed 14 October 2016

We were looking around for somewhere to eat while on Vaci Utca and took a turn down a side road and found this place just 50mts from the main drag. It is a pleasant size and looked quiet with only a few people inside so...More

2  Thank Tony G
Erika Judit V, Ügyvezető igazgató at Chef Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2016

Dear Tony G, Thank you very much for choosing our restaurant! We were pleased to read your comment on us. Let me also thank you for your time to share your experience with everyone here on Tripadvisor, looking forward welcoming you again in the future!...More

Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

I've eaten here twice in the past month but the owner absolutely remembered me. It can be hard to find good Hungarian food amoungst all the tourist traps, but as someone who had had home cooked Hungarian I can vouch for this place. The personal...More

4  Thank James W
Erika Judit V, Ügyvezető igazgató at Chef Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2016

Dear James W, Thank you very much for choosing our restaurant again and again! It was a real pleasure to read your comment on us, you just enjoyed your stay. It is absolutely rousing to know that our job is so important and to realize...More

Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Family run restaurant .....not a cafe ....the owner is really helpful and the limited menu and his wife's cooking comes delicious and with pride. It's genuinely Hungarian with large portions. I had venison stew with dumplings.... the owner kindly substituted fried potatoes with dumplings at...More

4  Thank Patrick W
Erika Judit V, Ügyvezető igazgató at Chef Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2016

Dear Patrick W, Thank you very much for choosing our restaurant! We were pleased to read your comment on us. Let me also thank you for your time to share your experience with everyone here on Tripadvisor, looking forward welcoming you again in the future!...More

Reviewed 27 September 2016

We had reservations here the first night we arrived in Budapest as it was close to our hotel. It has an elegant and old world vibe. The owner Balog, took excellent care of us, explaining all of the food and wine. The food was delicious...More

4  Thank Sarah G
Erika Judit V, Ügyvezető igazgató at Chef Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2016

Dear Sarah G, Thank you very much for choosing our restaurant! It was a real pleasure to read your comment on us, you just enjoyed your stay. It is absolutely rousing to know that our job is so important and to realize it is noticed...More

Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

We spent a wonderful evening here last Friday to celebrate my husband's 60th birthday with some good friends. We booked in advance not to be disappointed as we were a large party, the owner was great, very helpful both in arranging the event and on...More

4  Thank Poppy H
Erika Judit V, Ügyvezető igazgató at Chef Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2016

Dear Poppy H, Thank you very much for choosing our restaurant! We were pleased to read your comment on us. Let me also thank you for your time to share your experience with everyone here on Tripadvisor, looking forward welcoming you again in the future!...More

Nearby
District V / Inner City
Discover the Inner City along the banks of the Danube,
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architecture in the area. If you are still hunting for
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RoseCouple
19 November 2016|
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Response from Erika Judit V | Property representative |
Yes, Visa, Maestro, Mastercard.
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busymanonbusiness
1 September 2015|
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Response from Erika Judit V | Property representative |
Dear Mr "busymanonbusiness", The restaurant is not vegetarian, but a real Hungarian cuisine. We have just a few vegetarian dishes: Curd cheese noodles Hungarian style cabbage with sour cream Grilled vegetables with spicy... More
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jeffrow2793
19 April 2015|
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Response from Erika Judit V | Property representative |
via Váci u.17 min walk
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$26
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Digital Payments
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sorhaz utca 4, Budapest 1056, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District V / Inner City
  • Neighbourhood: District V / Inner City
  • Phone Number: +36 30 211 7368
  • E-mail
Description
Our shop is located in the heart of the Danube in a corner (District V, Beer House and Molnar street and area) is located adjacent pedestrian street. Intimate restaurant on two levels in the atmosphere of the last century, the center of the ancient atmosphere. The restaurant is located in a small gallery of 8 people business - dinners, meetings, interviews can be a great scene. Masterpieces was home to Hungarian wine - wine tastings, wine dinners framework - which date shall keep the wine lovers. Our wine list only domestic wines from wineries offer you great emphasis on the fact that any of our guests - even just a drink as well - you can taste it. Wine Enthusiast guests can offer custom home wine tasting, which can be a great help in our structured test sheet and a multitude of wines. The menu includes traditional Hungarian dishes as well as international favorites. The cold dishes and desserts that everyone can find the right one for him.I hope will soon be among our guests to welcome you and your friends, both!
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