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Borsso Bistro

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighborhood:
District V / Inner City
French, European, Eastern European, Central European, Hungarian
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Kiralyi Pal utca 14., Budapest 1053, Hungary
+36 1 789 0975
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Today
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wed - Sun 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Northampton, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very good service, excellent food reasonably priced, I had smoked salmon to start, served in a salad, followed by a deconstructed rabbit stew. The most tender rabbit I have ever tasted.

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Thank Tim C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Good food. Great service. Nice atmosphere. Would definitely go back. Not much more to say than that.

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Thank Espen L
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had the most perfect dinner on this cold winter evening. Live music, first class food and most attentive staff. The pork we had was the most delicious we have ever tasted, and the fish was just perfect as well. The selection of wine is exceptional and makes the dinner complete. Even if you are not a big sweet eater,... More 

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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75 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Excellent choice of menu and lovely waiters who were fun and attentive and were happy to answer any questions we had

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Thank Elizabeth D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The place, the staff, the food...just perfect. We came for dinner and the staff was so friendly, the food was delicious and the price it's ok. Totally worth it!

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Stockholm, Sweden
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Delicious food, friendly staff and excellent service. This is what you get at Borsso Bistro. This was my second visit and we were here for dinner with a group of five people. My previous visit was two years ago and then for lunch. Despite it has passed a rather long time between the visits, it makes me very happy to... More 

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Greenwich, Connecticut
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had dinner at this excellent restaurant serving very imaginative dishes. We had the chicken, pork chop and the rabbit all were wonderfully prepared with great sides. The Hungarian wine was all excellent. The service was great and the atmosphere cozy with live music.

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Thank roganriv
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lovely little boujee place for any kind of company!! They serve excellent wine and have a wide variety of special dishes.

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Thank Lamin D
Brisbane, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

4 course tasting menu w/wines is a must. Cosy atmosphere and excellent Hungarian wine list definitely a must for dinner.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Would highly recommend this restaurant, delicious food and wine on the tasting menu. Great staff and service.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$17 - $53
Cuisine
French, European, Eastern European, Central European, Hungarian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kiralyi Pal utca 14., Budapest 1053, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District V / Inner City
  • Neighborhood: District V / Inner City
  • Phone Number: +36 1 789 0975
Description
A cozy and charming bistro in the heart of Budapest. French-hungarian cuisine, excellent reviews about the kitchen and the presence of the owners all the time. Live jazz music every weekend!

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in District V / Inner City

Neighborhood Profile
District V / Inner City
Discover the Inner City along the banks of the Danube, with its fashionable shops and iconic buildings. The Inner-City Parish Church and St. Stephen’s Basilica stand out as two of the finest examples of architecture in the area. If you are still hunting for more historical treats, then the ruins of the medieval city walls on Kecskeméti Utca are a must-visit while the Soviet War Memorial is also worthy of attention and relevant to Hungary’s more recent history. If shopping is on your itinerary, then be prepared: the market squares in this area are an absolute delight, particularly during the Christmas period, but even throughout the year you’ll find the latest trends in the shops on Vaci Utca.
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