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“Food is average at best, but service is the worst”
Review of Cafe Vian

Cafe Vian
Ranked #379 of 3,706 Restaurants in Budapest
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Good for: Bar Scene
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Reservations
Neighbourhood: Terézváros
Reviewed 22 June 2018

Prices are high for the average quality of the food. Service is really bad. Our server stood apart from his tables talking with other servers. We almost left before ordering as it took 15 minutes to simply place an order. Once served, I had to get a manager’s attention to find the server for a second beer (roughly 15 minutes with no drink). Then he didn’t return until I again got the manager’s attention for the check. He did point out the cost with his service charge.

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Reviewed 21 June 2018

I always make a point of coming here. The food is very good: better than average and the atmosphere is very pleasant indeed. Breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner are all excellent. There's a great deal of competition here and this is my favourite of these restaurants.
I have always found the service to be excellent. Staff adapt to the weather very easily and are attentive without being too rushed.
Reliably good.

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Thank headbeeguy
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Very busy bustly atmosphere. The food tasted fabulous and larger than your average portions. The waiter was polite and very attentive and did his job with a smile on his face.

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Thank tracey634
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Reviewed 18 June 2018

We enjoyed sitting outside on the terrace, but the food itself was very bland. We shared the duck breast salad, and the duck itself was tough and tasteless. As a main course, both of us had the chicken paprikash, which was nothing special. The service was very slow (luckily we weren't in a hurry), but the staff was very friendly.

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Thank Shoesy
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Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

One of the chain of three Café Vians in Budapest. The shaded outside terrace is very pleasant in warm weather. My draught korsó of beer (HUF 770 - A$3.85) was ice cold and rather than hit you with an added service charge, as do so many places in central Budapest these days, the Vian suggests how much you might want to add to the bill if you want to add a tip (12% or 15%). This earns them 5/5.

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