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Araz Restaurant Budapest

#190 of 1,887 Restaurants in Budapest
Certificate of Excellence
$$$
Erzsébetváros
French, International, Vegetarian, Contemporary, Hungarian
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Dohany u. 42, Budapest 1074, Hungary
003618151000
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7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 225
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  • 37
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  • 15
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Hungarian evening

We attended the Hungarian evening and to be honest we weren't sure what to expect as this is not normally our type of food , however we were more than pleasantly surprised by the lovely food on offer. It was presented in a buffet style allowing us the chance to try dishes that maybe we would not... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 23, 2015
sandtcotton
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Swaffham, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Entertaining clients
  • Doing business
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Swaffham, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 NEW

We attended the Hungarian evening and to be honest we weren't sure what to expect as this is not normally our type of food , however we were more than pleasantly surprised by the lovely food on offer. It was presented in a buffet style allowing us the chance to try dishes that maybe we would not have normally tried... More 

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Budapest
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89 reviews 89 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

We like this restaurant, it has fancy nice design and they offer interesting lunch menu for a fair price. We prefer not sitting and waiting for hours in a restaurant. Usually it is great, sometimes we didn't like 1-1 meal. But last time on Saturday it was just a huge disappointment. I don't think we'll go there again. The menu... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

We stayed at the Zara Continental Hotel for four nights and had one lunch and three evening meals. The service was excellent as was the food. The menu was very wide ranging so there was plenty of choice and portions were generous. Prices were very reasonable and we enjoyed all our meals. Definitely recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Are you looking for a good place for workday lunch, you should try restaurant Araz in hotel Zara, at the corner of Dohany-u and Nyar-u. Are you lucky, the nice doorgirl Hasna will welcome you with a big smile ! The food made by the creatve Chef is excellent, priceworth and the staff is very friendly and helpful. Their sunday... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

I ate one night in the Araz whilst staying at the Zara hotel its connected to. Food was lovely, modern european dishes done in a slightly minimalistic style (but the portion sizes were fine). Service was good too. Definitely reccomend if you're either staying at the Zara or nearby.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

We unfortunately only visited the hotel restaurant on our last night and had the one meal. The service was excellent the food was some of the best we had. The menu is a combination of some French and Hungarian and you can mix and match. Everything was reasonably priced and we had a very good evening. Thanks to all for... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

First of all let me clear things out. The food is not the issue in this restaurant! But the service is very terrible in regard the image it wants to sell to you. But back to the food. Everythong looked loke an artwork and the quality was awesome. Just lower your expectations in service

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

We booked the Hungarian food and folklore evening (on Fridays) and we are so glad we did! The hotel that Araz is located in is beautiful. The buffet dinner was really excellent, which isn't a word I would usually use when writing about buffets :) The service was great. 3 glasses of wine were included with the meal and the... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

I was in this restaurant on the 25th of March with my sons. I tried several hungarian dishes and wines (also from hungary), and listened to the hungarian music band on the other side of the restaurant. The atmosphere and the kitchen also were brilliant!

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Barcelona, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

i can strongly recommend the sunday brunch, wich was fantastic deal. sadly i had no time for the wellness which was in the brunch price. wine was ok.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Dohany u. 42, Budapest 1074, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > Erzsébetváros
  • Neighborhood: Erzsébetváros
  • Phone Number: 003618151000

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 14 - 55
  • Cuisine: French, International, Vegetarian, Contemporary, Hungarian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Entertaining clients, Doing business
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?