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$7 - $23
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Italian, Pizza, European
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Lunch, Dinner, Late Night

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Belvaros-Lipotvaros
0.1 miles from St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika)
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Reviewed September 8, 2019

This is very different to some of the pretentious and expensive Italian places in Budapest, and although I’m a big fan of other places like Pomo D’oro (which is also excellent), I do rather like places like this because they are so homely, informal, and...attentive. The food is as good as you can expect. The prices are moderate. This is an example of a well-run Italian with great attention to detail, and doesn’t break the bank. I could easily visit this place often!More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed August 11, 2019

We had a nice place outside and the food (mussels, pizza, risotto) was really good! (5/5 for the kitchen!) Prices are a bit more expensive but that's probably due to the (nice) location. However the waiters seemed cold and were not very friendly. They never...asked us if we wanted anything else or asked if everything is fine. In general there tone with us and even more with some other guests was very annoyed. With service like that you get the impression you are not welcomed there.More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed August 7, 2019

The restaurant is a very good combination of Italian and local kitchen. We tasted dishes from both, the results was very nice. I liked the goose liver and the tasty goulash soup. The chili oil it’s a plus for making the food spicy!

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed July 29, 2019

Staff was really rude Did order wrong ( put meat in a veg meal) when asked to have mushrooms instead Then argued with us Food wasn’t even nice ( never even asked us just stared at the plates in disgust ) Pizza did look good...thoughMore

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed July 18, 2019

One of my regular restaurants with really good food and lemonade! Service is quick and efficient, but if you want your waiters to be smiling and chatty, you’ll often be disappointed here. Still, I’d recommend.

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed July 11, 2019

I ate in the restaurant today with foreign freinds and family. The waiter - fat guy with beard - was very unfriendly. At the beginning not what he said but how he said, later even what he said: “ok, so one more bear. Anything else?...Are you sure???” - he lift his tone. We all were surprised. I thought the more we eat/drink the happier they are, but here it’s clearly not the case... Then the kitchen staff started to smoke next to our table. (We were with babies...) So I checked the menu for the restaurant manager. I found the name - Krisztian Bartyik - and quickly checked on facebook. He was also working together with the other waiter even were discussing some personal stories with rude words, so I decided to post here this story as I don’t know where else to complain...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed June 20, 2019 via mobile

We have been there a few times .Pizza is delicious.Today we went and waiters were very rude and unwelcoming unlike the usual waiters who where very nice.

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed June 18, 2019 via mobile

Typical Italian with very nice decor. Pizza was very nice and crispy however not overdone like in some places and service was great.

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed May 27, 2019

Situated between the Ferris Wheel and the St Stephen Basilica don’t be fooled by Trattoria Mamma’s touristy location. Comfotrtable and Casual, Trattoria Mamma has a local feel and an authentic Italian vibe with both indoor and outdoor (weather permitting) seating. I can’t comment on the...Pizza – which a lot of folks seem to order - but I can comment on the only thing I order – the Fettucine Gorgonzola Pasta. Both Trattoria Mamma and the Fettuccine Gorgonzola dish were recommended me by a work colleague – and neither disappoints. The Fettuccine Gorgonzola comes with Sun dried tomatoes and Parma Ham. But for a vegetarian treat I always substitute mushrooms for the ham. The mushrooms are fresh and plentiful. The sun dried tomatoes are wonderful, but if you prefer extra – just ask your server. And speaking of servers, I am usually greeted and served by Krisztian – he is one of the best. Always smiling, always friendly, Krisztian seats me at my usual table (when available), and knows what my order is without even handing me a menu. The glass of Chianti always arrives at the right temperature (slightly chilled) and the bread served with the Chili Oil, Garlic Oil, and Parmesan cheese is heavenly. Tip – be sure to add a bit of the Chili Oil to the Fettuccine for a zesty kick! I have been to Budapest multiple times for work since August 2018, and I usually visit Trattoria Mamma multiple times during my periodic visits. So do yourself a favor when you are in the mood for great, authentic, Italian food and service, and check out Trattoria Mamma.More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed May 7, 2019 via mobile

This Italian restaurant was recommended by the hotel concierge and did not disappoint. We had pizza and a spinach and mozzarella lasagne for our evening meal. Both were really excellent and good value. Many locals were eating here which usually indicates that food is consistently...good. We would definitely eat there again if we return to Budapest.More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed April 27, 2019 via mobile

We stopped for lunch at Trattoria Mamma because it was a beautiful day and we could be seated outside. First they wouldn’t let us sit sit a four top so that both of us had a view of the walking area. ( there were several...4 tops open ) so we sat at a small 2 top where one of us sat staring at the building. They should consider repositioning the 2 tops parallel to the walking area. Then a waitress asked us what we wanted to drink. We had no time to look at the drink list. She walked off when we were not ready. Some time later her male counterpart approached and took our drink order. We waited some time when I saw them together, turn their backs on us and did ‘rock, paper, scissors ‘ to see who would have to take our order. When I laughed and made a comment that I was sorry the male had lost he seemed a little embarrassed but unapologetic and frankly rude. Until that moment I promise you we were not being at all difficult. We were happy and in a great mood on a beautiful day in a beautiful city. The food was mediocre (we got the Margherita pizza). The Italian wine was good. Naturally the service charge was already included. Protect your happy day and skip this overpriced, terrible service, cafe. See Ape Regina for my other Budapest Restaurant Review.More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed March 29, 2019 via mobile

We had a delicious dinner there yesterday with my girlfriend. Perfectly made pork, excellent Italian pasta. Still a nice place to go. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed January 31, 2019

This restaurant located in center of Budapest on quiet street next to famous Basilica. Food there was delicious.Waiter was very friendly.Very nice place to eat.

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed January 16, 2019

They had a special offer (50% off food, 20% off drinks) for limited places which we used. We both had a starter (buffalo mozzarella & soup of the day) and a main course (salmon steak & mushroom risotto). The portions were so generous that we...did not have room for a dessert each, so we shared one. This was a perfect lunch & the staff was very professional andMore

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed January 12, 2019

If you are looking for a place in the centre where you can eat fine Italian dishes for acceptable prices you have found a good one. If you expect quick service, you got that as well. However in case you like enthusiastic and careful service,...do not come here. The servers are not rude they just doing the mandatory part of the job: take the order, deliver, present the bill. No smile, no inquiries. Overall I recommend the place because the pizza was delicious just be clear with your expectations.More

Date of visit: January 2019
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  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4