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Borsso Bistro

Kiralyi Pal utca 14., Budapest 1053, Hungary
+36 1 789 0975
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European, Eastern European, Central European, Hungarian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Kiralyi Pal utca 14., Budapest 1053, Hungary
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I am just came across and decided to have a light diner. The fish soup is the best I have ever tasted. The service was just a perfect. Next time I will be here again.

Thank Milen T
Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited Budapest for the weekend and were planning to meet a friend for dinner so we got this recommendation from Trip Advisor (of course) The welcome was warm and friendly and the ambiance cosy and homely The service was impeccable throughout and the food...More

Thank MarkWendover2013
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the tasting menu and I can’t speak highly enough of the whole experience. Excellently paired wines, food was of a very high quality, reasonable portions and outstanding service. You should try this restaurant if you are looking for something speacial while in Budapest....More

Thank ladybish
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good food with a mixture of taste that delights anybody who loves food. Great soup and steak, very well done and seasoned. The staff is friendly and will serve you quite fast. Overall a great experience!

Thank Vali-Ra_drd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Turned up without a reservation and were found a nice table for two upstairs.. Absolutely no fuss. We ordered two starters, two mains and for wine just asked for four different glasses matched to the food. No problem,although our lovely waiter (absolutely fluent English) explained...More

1  Thank shallow_thought
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the beef cheek bourguignon for a main which was to die for, and the caramel & quince desert which was equally delicious ! We were given a complimentary appetiser and a small glass of mulled wine for the road which was lovely. The...More

Thank dlouiseclench
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We wanted a good restaurant for a special birthday meal and came here on the recommendation of our hotel. The whole experience was amazing. Staff were very attentive and took time to explain the menu choices. Our waiter also took time to explain the Hungarian...More

Thank Dot H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst in Budapest we looked for a trip advisor local restaurant with good ratings. We were not disappointed. We had a fabulous meal in this beautiful restaurant. The staff were attentive, the food choices excellent including a daily specials board. We had a delicious meal...More

Thank AnnieRafters
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Highlight of our stay. Superb in every way. Very welcoming too, well trained staff who gave advice and attention without being intrusive, Very good value for money. We shall definitely make a return visit to Budapest just to eat here again.

Thank MidlandsMaz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had not booked but fortunately this busy restaurant was able to fit us in. Friendly, helpful waitress spoke perfect English. Food was traditionally Hungarian but with a touch of French panache. My wife got the impression that they had run out of home made desserts...More

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
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Gabrielle G
October 11, 2017|
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Response from NMF1111 | Reviewed this property |
I believe so. It had a downstairs and an upstairs. It is a more formal restaurant. we also went to the trofea grill in budapest near the margit bridge and hosted 11 people. we did not have a separate room but they gave... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$17 - $53
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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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
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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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