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Goulash Place

42 Highland Ave, Danbury, CT 06810-5445
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English first
Inverness, United Kingdom
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157 reviews 157 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Yes! This place is the real deal, and if you get the chance to meet the owner, you realise this! He is a total character and is the epitome of "the american dream". Here is a guy who came from Europe to escape communism and start a life....and that he has....and he knows his food! We had the stuffed cabbage... More

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Reading, England
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Small, unpretentious little restaurant, rather out of the way, but well worth finding. I had an excellent spicy soup followed by goulash with dumplings. Really fiery and tasty. And then some kind of coconutty pudding with cream - yummy. Very nice couple running the place who trusted me to come back with the cash as I only had an Amex... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

This place is a must if you are hungry and passing through Danbury, Connecticut. The goulash is sooo good!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Warwick, Rhode Island
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99 reviews 99 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

This is a gem in the middle of Danbury. If you're not from the area, bring a GPS. Parking is limited as well as seating. It is clean but you'll find a bit of 80's vintage restaurant with a bar left. Ok the food is as best as you can get if you like Hungarian. This is a must go... More

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Bedminster, New Jersey
13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

The. Food. Is. Very. Good. We did not want to eat at a chain and are so glad we tried this place. This reminded us of family run informal restaurants we visited in Austria. The food is all homemade by the owners. And it is very reasonably priced. I had the special plate (sampler of 3 entrees). The dumplings were... More

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Pawling, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

he's been there 35 years, yup, its comfort food, nope, its not big or fancy. the place is small and clean and the food is fresh and tasty. great stuffed cabbage. i had the Transylvanian goulash, it was made with pork and sauerkraut, i enjoyed it. i will go back.

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New York City, New York
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

Very good Hungarian comfort food. Odd location, quirky atmosphere. Slow but friendly service. Have I reached 50 characters yet?

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Shelton, Connecticut
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25 reviews 25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

Terrific authentic Hungarian food like my grandmother made. Not the place to go to for fast food. Service is relaxed and leisurely but the food is worth it. From the chicken soup to the crepes for dessert everything is well prepared and tasty. Best Hungarian in the area by far.

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Boston, MA
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119 reviews 119 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

What a treat it was to find such a cozy place with homemade food near the Interstate! On our long trek across Connecticut and New York this place was a nice break. The couple that owns, cooks, and serves is very warm and welcoming. We had a delicious meal that fortified us for the remainder of our journey. Goulash (of... More

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Kennett Square, Pennsylvania
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

This small restaurant is run by a Hungarian couple who have been in the business for over 35 years. Four of us ate there while traveling on business based on Tripadvisor review and we really enjoyed it! Among us we had the Transylvania goulash, the beef goulash, and the stuffed cabbage, all with dumplings. And we had two bottles of... More

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