We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Budavari Retesvar

Balta koez 4., Budapest 1014, Hungary
+36 70 314 2559
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“strudel” (71 reviews)
“pastry” (9 reviews)
“pizza” (7 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
Hungarian, Vegetarian Friendly
Balta koez 4., Budapest 1014, Hungary
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (175)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 96 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

I was on a walking tour of St. Mattia's Church and the tour guide pointed out the alley where the "best strudel" was. She said that Hungarian strudel was distinct from other strudel so my curiosity was piqued. After the tour, church visit and photos...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank mrsdagle
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My search for the best strudel in Budapest is over. I have declared a winner, and Budavari Ret... is it! Wow. Made in house, the strudel is simply amazing. And at a dollar a piece you will get fat before you go broke. The trick...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Scots-not-Scotch
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

I had one strudel with cherry and one with puppy seeds. Both were very delicious. Nice small place - highly recommended.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 192shaik
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Our tour guide mentioned this place so we stopped in for a coffee and pastry. I am so glad we stopped. I had this vanilla cream cake that was basically some puff pastry filled with about 3 inches of vanilla cream. It was the best...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank jdavid68
Reviewed August 23, 2018

Take the address with you to Buda. It is in a little alley with beautiful stone arches. The young lady on duty was very unfriendly, but the strudel was better than my Grandmother made, better than the Hilton's, and better than all the other restaurants...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank JulieBohl
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

This small bakery has delicious strudels... freshly Made ... recommended to visit ! The strudel with cherry is the best :)

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Guy1975
Reviewed August 2, 2018

Pizza slice and apple strudel for under €3, taken away and eaten while sitting on a bench at Fisherman's Bastion. Great dinner and lots of people watching :)

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank mumexplorer
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

The best Strudel in Budapest. Hidden in the passage it is worth the visit after the museum and the palace.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Marc31700
Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

Amazing strudel. We had sour cherry and poppy seeds with sour cherry. Both were excellent. If you head away from Fisherman's Bastion towards hospital in the rock there's a tree lined avenue with plenty of shady benches and a good view, too. Great place to...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Angus R
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

I had dessert and beer in this little treasure at the heart of Budapest. The beer was good the cherry strudel just delicious.

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank gourmetathens
District I / Buda
The historical center to a city with a multifarious
and intricate past, Buda has some of the most
outstanding buildings in Europe and an enviable
natural landscape with stunning views onto the Danube.
Centered around the Royal Palace, it provides a
glimpse into the golden years of the Austro-Hungarian
empire and the lives led by the aristocracy at the
time. Matthias Church, beside the palace, hosted many
Nearby HotelsSee all 350 hotels in Budapest
Burg Hotel
367 reviews
.05 miles away
Hilton Budapest
4,880 reviews
.10 miles away
Buda Castle Fashion Hotel
1,099 reviews
.15 miles away
Milford Suites Budapest
113 reviews
.17 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Ramazuri Bistronomy
335 reviews
.07 miles away
Alabardos Restaurant
407 reviews
.08 miles away
Budavar Ruszwurm Cukraszda
574 reviews
.05 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Fisherman's Bastion
28,127 reviews
.08 miles away
Matthias Church
8,785 reviews
.06 miles away
Hospital in the Rock
4,317 reviews
.11 miles away
Statue of St Stephen
1,229 reviews
.08 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Len O
January 30, 2016|
Response from darklance | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Strudel was $1.50-$2. We don't drink coffee but I'm sure it's cheaper than a Coke or Fanta!
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Balta koez 4., Budapest 1014, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District I / Buda
  • Neighborhood: District I / Buda
  • Phone Number: +36 70 314 2559
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing