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Csalogany 26 Etterem

#158 of 2,458 Restaurants in Budapest
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Neighborhood:
District I / Buda
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Csalogany utca 26., Budapest 1015, Hungary
+36 1 201 7892
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Monday
Closed
Hours:
Tue - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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peterborough
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I do not have any thing negative to say about this restaurant! I'm sure it will get a well deserved Michelin star soon as it is better food than some 1/2 star restaurants in the UK. Service was faultless, the staff were accommodating and explained things well, including telling us about all the wine which although was sometimes a bit... More 

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Budapest
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47 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 20, 2017

We returned to this venue after a few years, It was a successful early bird in the emerging Budapest fine dining scene. The ambience is very sterile, rather styleless. The menu is rather narrow. The meals were ok, but not making deep imprints. Strength is the creative use of local ingredients, and the ambition to make good use of non-prime... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2017

At the beginning I was a bit unsure as their website was under a reconstruction and no information about this place was provided. I trusted however a recommendation of my foodie friends who visited this restaurant a year ago and I hoped that it would be a similar great experience as they had. And it was truly wonderful! The services... More 

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Thank MayaPragueGuide
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 21, 2016

Hidden away in an unassuming building we wouldn't have been here if it weren't for the guidebook. Food was fantastic. Matching wines were very well chosen. Staff very attentive. Great value for money (8course tasting menu with wine at this standard could cost a lot more).

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Budapest
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91 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 21, 2016

Although well away from the centre of the city this restaurant is a real find and well worth trying. There is a la carte menu, which in the evening is an unnecessarily complicated "set" menu with the option of accompanying wines, ...but don't be daunted you can pick and choose whatever you like, and at lunchtime there is a very... More 

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Thank BudapestDavidandKim
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 19, 2016

Good Hungarian food for foreigners. Why? The only Hungarian person in the full restaurant explained this - Hungarians expect reasonably large portions for affordable prices. Portions here are small and prices not affordable. Yet the place is full. So if you do not mind English being spoken all around you in a Hungarian restaurant, you will have a lovely authentic... More 

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Dorset
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 6, 2016

Small dining area, encouraged to take one of three set menus, food outstanding, excellent service. We [6] chose different courses but all thoroughly enjoyed the food & wine. I don't think it will be easy to have this fine dining experience again for such good value.

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Thank tardiswho
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

Very nice little place with great five course set menu. Excellent choice of wine to all the courses. Service was very attentive and the whole dinner was very good put together. Wines were well presented. Only thing lacking was perhaps a bit more personal touch from the sommelier and waiters, they could have told us a bit more about their... More 

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Thank JanneB87
Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

As mentioned by others, location of the place including interior/ atmosphere withholds them of being rated (at least in my book) excellent. The great food and Michelin start ambitions is what keeps me coming back. This including the price. Making this place a very good "value for money". I will definitely go again next time I am there. Regards, Sander... More 

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New York City, New York
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2016

Gourmet quality very nice food. Service is professional and friendly. Easy to get to when you are in central Buda side.

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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 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$25 - $100
Cuisine
European, Central European, Hungarian, Fusion, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Csalogany utca 26., Budapest 1015, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District I / Buda
  • Neighborhood: District I / Buda
  • Phone Number: +36 1 201 7892

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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 events attended by the royal family and was the chosen place for the coronation of Franz Josef, one of the Hungarian Habsburg kings. Having admired the palace and the church, a visit to Buda will be unforgettable by the stunning and memorable panorama over Pest offered by the seven towered Fishermen’s Bastion.
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