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Tigris Restaurant

Merleg utca 10., Budapest 1051, Hungary
+36 1 317 3715
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“foie gras” (160 reviews)
“goose liver” (30 reviews)
“dobos cake” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Wine Bar, International, European, Hungarian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Merleg utca 10., Budapest 1051, Hungary
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Tigris Restaurant
1. The best
"One of the best restaurants I've ever been."
Yuliia B
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2. High standard for years
"Best service I have ever experienced in a restaurant"
illieva_m
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3. 5 Stars for the foie gras meal
"We had the foie gras meal and it was a slice of heaven."
chris_explorer
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1 - 10 of 563 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

This is one of the finest restaurants in Budapest, worth a visit on most of our many trips. It is a mix of traditional and fusion cuisine, with familiar favors but almost always with a significantly different look and feel than most Hungarian restaurants. The...More

Thank JennyWoof
Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed October 15, 2017

First trip to Budapest so not sure what to expect. All staff very helpful and all spoke good English. Food and wine were exceptional, the whole meal was a fabulous experience and it was nice to see the Sommelier take such care with the wine!...More

2  Thank Martyn L
Reviewed 6 days ago

This Isa a classic and great restaurant. The best fois and goulash! Dont miss it. The service fine and the food great

Thank Ninfa L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on a Wednesday night, 9pm, and the salon was absolutely empty. Although it’s space was well decorated and the staff very attentive, we missed people!!! To make it warm and accompany us on the decision. After all , it has a Michelin star!...More

Thank Livia_SMGP
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been at Tigris many times, and food is always tasty, sophisticated and beautifully presented. Their fois gras is probably the best I ever had. Service, on the other hand, could be more professional. Their sommeliers are pushy and try to make you feel...More

Thank MattClaire097
TigrisRestaurant, Közönségkapcsolati vezető at Tigris Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear MAttClaire, Thank you for your review, and your nice word about our cuisine. We will investigate your issue, and will discuss this matter. We always want to give our customers the very best. Hope we can see you next time too. Best regards

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Outstanding experience! We had 5 course degustation menu - it was very delicious culinary trip! Very professional staff, very good wine list and they have very knowledgable sommelier. Highly recommended!

Thank Viktor_Kolesnikov
TigrisRestaurant, Közönségkapcsolati vezető at Tigris Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Viktor Kolesnikov, Thank you very much for your review. We are happy that you had a wonderful experience. We are proud of our 5 course menu too. Hope we can se you next time also. Have a nice day. Best regards

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good home made bread - w/ spinach and onion... Excellent goulash with very tender meat Quail starter as well very tender Guinea foul as main course was great... An followed by dobos tart and Best best best

Thank Peter P
TigrisRestaurant, Közönségkapcsolati vezető at Tigris Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Peter P, Thank you very much for your review. We are extremely happy that you had a wonderful time in our restaurant. Best regards

Reviewed May 10, 2018

The Tigris Restaurant is inspired by fine French cuisine kitchen and what a good job the chefs are doing. We had 5 courses of top quality, paired with a fantastic wine menu of the best Hungarian wines selected by the very knowledge sommelier. I would...More

Thank cekkot
TigrisRestaurant, Közönségkapcsolati vezető at Tigris Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 14, 2018

Dear Cekkot, Thank you very much for your review. We are a restaurant specialised in Foi Gras dishes,and outstanding quality Hungarian wines. We work hard every day to give an outstanding restaurant experience to our customers. We are happy that you had a wonderfull time...More

Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

Excellent food and wine, great service. We had foie gras taster dish with 4 different selections which were all delicious, Cesar salad and cheese ravioli with a couple of glasses of sweet white wine recommended by our waiter to pair with foie gras and a...More

Thank Boris N
TigrisRestaurant, Közönségkapcsolati vezető at Tigris Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 14, 2018

Dear Boris N, Thank you very much about your review. We are happy that you had a wonderfull time in restaurant Tigris. The restaurant always welcome you whenever you are in Budapest. Best regards

Reviewed April 1, 2018

Our concierge suggested this restaurant and we were delighted. Superb Foie Gras sampler, excellent entrees, great Hungarian wine list, knowledgeable and friendly sommelier and servers.

Thank John M
TigrisRestaurant, Közönségkapcsolati vezető at Tigris Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 2, 2018

Dear John M, Thank you very much for your review. We are happy that you had a wonderful time in our restaurant. The restaurant always welcome you whenever you are in Budapest. Best regards

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$50 - $100
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Merleg utca 10., Budapest 1051, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District V / Inner City
  • Neighborhood: District V / Inner City
  • Phone Number: +36 1 317 3715
  • E-mail
Description
Elegance.Tradition. Innovation. Tigris Restaurant provides traditional Hungarian fine-dining cuisine in a uniqe, innovative and chick style surrounded by elegance atmosphere and excellent service. Tigris is famous for its renewed and recreated foie-gras specialities and with its wild selection of more than 10.000 bottles of amazing Hungarian wines - such as the masterpieces of Gere and Szepsy wineries - Tigris Restaurant is a perfect spot for the selective gourmet fanatics with high standards.
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