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Callas Cafe & Restaurant

#155 of 2,345 Restaurants in Budapest
Certificate of Excellence
Andrássy út
European, Eastern European, Central European, Hungarian
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Andrassy ut 20, Budapest 1061, Hungary
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10:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 12:00 am
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The food was beautiful. I had the chef special watermelon with feta cheese to start and the veal paprika stew with baked curd pasta (reminds me of a deconstructed lasagna but I don't want to reduce it to such a basic dish because it tasted amazing) My partner had the orange salmon to start and roast pork with gypsy style... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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25 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The restaurant is expensive as you would expect from the location - right next to the Opera. But although it tends to attract mostly tourists, the food is actually delicious. Their Budapest Fillet was one of the best meals that I had during my stay in this amazing city.

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Thank BrazilianTraveller84
Zlin, Czech Republic
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62 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This classic art deco restaurant is directly across the street from the Opera House. We went there for desserts and drinks and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. The servers were efficient and not unfriendly, and the desserts were great, but it was the architecture that stole the show. What an amazing building! We felt as if we had been transported back in... More 

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Chatham, Massachusetts
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52 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped by this cafe for dessert and capuccino. The waiter brought the cake we ordered from a display in the window. I thought it would be old and stale. It was phenomenal. Something with dates and chocolate and I can't remember what else but it was fresh and fabulous. The cafe itself is extraordinarily beautiful and this is a... More 

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Thank JKS12
Budapest, Hungary
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quality of service was unacceptable. Asked for a certain type of receipt, the waiter brought another. Which could have happened, everyone makes mistakes. But then started to blame us for the issue, Repeatedly. Not going back ever

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Thank GergelyBacso
lewisburg wv
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good food with a wonderful location. The staff up sells well, sometimes you feel it a bit too much, but they are pushing things that are Hungarian and proud of , which makes the experience richer. Great start to Budapest!

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Thank LPSomm
Jefferson City, Missouri
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199 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We sat outside at this restaurant located across from the Opera House and it was delightful. Our waiter was very good.The food was good albeit a little pricey, but all in all definitely worth it.

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Thank showmemo61
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Saw the restaurant a couple of days before I went and thought it looks nice, my friends left early and I was alone the last night and decided to try it and happy that I did. The staff are real friendly and speaking good English, they have live music, a band playing classic music which is great while you are... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Decent coffee, tasty deserts but the service was terrible. The place was almost empty but the waiters were bored and snobbish in an inexplicable way. Maybe because we messed with their evening nap

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Turin
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61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As we were in the area of the opera we stopped there for lunch. Although it is more expensive than an average cafè, considering the location and attentive service i feel the prices are reasonable. We had the hungarian tapas which were good and the opera cake, very good. I think this place is better for a romantic dinner but... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
European, Eastern European, Central European, Hungarian
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Andrassy ut 20, Budapest 1061, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > Andrássy út
  • Neighborhood: Andrássy út

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?