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Mester Restaurant and Palinka House

$$ - $$$European, Eastern European,
Mester utca 13., Budapest 1095, Hungary
+36 1 215 0139
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible12%
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European, Eastern European, Central European, Hungarian
$$ - $$$
Mester utca 13., Budapest 1095, Hungary
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Reviewed September 18, 2014

Four of us shared this and it was SUPERB. OK it was a meat fest but cooked to a good standard and presentation was very good. The gypsy band created a good atmosphere and the waiter worked his socks off. A good find around the...More

Thank PauloB_Tewkesbury
Reviewed August 14, 2014

food was tasty and big enough.live music kind staff and not too high prices.And this place is under a new managment so a previuos bad experience and ripp off is definetly not gonna happen again.Ever. i just have a nice chat with the owner.So go...More

Thank 635ci
Reviewed July 4, 2014

Perfect! Köszönümk everything! Excellent, attentive service and the food divine hangulsot what plants they live in the middle of the city! Was truly unforgettable! Sure we will come more often!

Thank federr_natan
Reviewed June 26, 2014

We were forty and we are always there for three days. The food is delicious the service is polite, figyelmes.Cigány music is great and does not cost a lot of money as a restaurant. I will recommend to everyone.

1  Thank lenna j
Reviewed June 14, 2014 via mobile

IThis restaurant is my favourite in Budapest. Food is very good.the pice is normal. The service is exelent and the people are kind:) i like it :))

Thank Lakatos A
Reviewed June 2, 2014

This place suvives on the nearby hotels sending customers. The food is not that bad, but really pricey compared to the neighbourhood. The staff tries to push you into ordering overpriced shots. There's also a gypsy band (trio) playing, which can be nice / annoying,...More

Thank MovaShaka
Reviewed May 17, 2014 via mobile

Nice food and service. We liked it. Planning to come back. Price maybe a bit higher comparing to other places in budapest but still ok.

Thank Ladislav V
Reviewed April 17, 2014

It's in our neighbourhood, and we go here pretty often. It's a good athmosphere and the food is vere tasteful.

Thank Agnmaria
Reviewed April 12, 2014

We came, no one greeted. We sat down on the top floor, noone came for service. They saw us coming and going upstairs, there alwas a big groul eating but somehow we didnt got served. We left after 10 minutes waiting and reading the other...More

1  Thank vegavader
Reviewed February 9, 2014

The food here was really tasty but a little pricey compared with other places in Budapest. Really enjoyed the Beef stew with home made noodles. The waiter wasn't very friendly and he also decided to short change us which wasn't a mistake because someone else...More

Thank RoddersGlobetrotter
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $48
European, Eastern European, Central European, Hungarian
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mester utca 13., Budapest 1095, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest
  • Phone Number: +36 1 215 0139
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