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Costes Downtown

Vigyazo Ferenc utca 5, Budapest 1051, Hungary
+36 1 920 1015
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good13%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
International, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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$$$$
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Vigyazo Ferenc utca 5, Budapest 1051, Hungary
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Reviewed yesterday

From a previous experience in Spain, I felt a certain air of arrogance that comes from a Michelin-starred restaurant when you go there to eat. At that time, I felt the uneasy expectation that the diners somehow, should consider themselves privileged to eat in the...More

Thank Sonnymao
Reviewed 2 days ago

Costa downtown is one of 2 Costa restaurants in Budapest. We were told by the waiter that the other restaurant is more elegant, with a different chef, but that both restaurants have a Michelin star. The downtown version (where we ate) is more bistro style...More

Thank sssteveg
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A highly rated restaurant that deserves the accolades. We had the five-course dinner and the chef’s choices were excellent! The medium rare steak with barbecued purée was great and one of the desserts called Floating Island completed an amazing dinner experience. Service was second to...More

Thank Marcus A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is probably the best meal I have had in a long time. We had the 5 course menu gourmand with wine pairing which is more like 7-8 courses by the time you’ve had the amuse bouches, the pre starter, the palate cleanser and the...More

Thank Vicky U
CostesDTManagement, Vezető at Costes Downtown, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Vicky U, Thank you very much for taking your time on writing us a lovely feedback. We are thrilled reading you were extremely satisfied with the provided food. We are indeed proud of our work, especially after your positive feedback, we can’t imagine a...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This review is for their weekend breakfast. I was a guest at the Prestige hotel and my first morning eating there they noticed I had several food allergies. They asked if I would be returning the following day, and I said I would. That second...More

1  Thank dmm088
CostesDTManagement, Vezető at Costes Downtown, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Dmm088, Thank you very much for taking your time on writing us a lovely feedback. We are thrilled reading you were extremely satisfied with our restaurant. We always do our best to make our beloved guests happy, and satisfied, it is a wonderful feeling...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In Budapest there is 1 restaurant with 2 Michelin stars and 3 with 1 star,  two of which are Costes. The first Michelin star in Budapest was awarded to the Costes, in 2008 under the leadership of Chef Miguel Rocha Vieira from Portugal. In 2015...More

Thank PlacesCases
CostesDTManagement, Vezető at Costes Downtown, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear PlacesCases, Thank you for your review on our restaurant and its services. We highly value the observations of our previous guests who take their time to share their experience with us on TripAdvisor. It is promising to read your lovely words about the restaurant...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As an 1 star Michelin restaurant you always go with high expectations and we must say that we were impressed with everything. Lovely restaurant decor and comfortable. We had the business lunch menu (3 course) and the flavours, textures, colours (and platting) were amazing. The...More

Thank Nelson D
CostesDTManagement, Vezető at Costes Downtown, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Nelson D, For a start, allow us to express our most sincere gratitude to you for not regretting your time to write down and share your kind words with us on TripAdvisor. It is always great to receive such positive feedbacks like yours! We...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sometimes I call and my call does not go through. When I do get through the dismissive and absolutely self absorbed phone operator tells me they have no tables available now and nearly forever. No reasonable person can book a table weeks ahead but even...More

2  Thank United100K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came to costes downtown for lunch and everything was absolutely amazing. We loved the chicken main course and the panna cotta in particular. Wonderful Michelle star lunch at an amazing price.More

Thank yaeli91
CostesDTManagement, Vezető at Costes Downtown, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear yaeli91, Thank you for sharing this amazing review on behalf of Costes Downtown team. Your feedback is a great support to the restaurant and it encourages the team to continue what has been achieved. We are more than happy to hear that you had...More

Reviewed May 12, 2018

The whole experience was fantastic with only one hiccup with the bill (which was a miscommunication on our part). We had been to Onyx and MAK Bistro, which were good but this was fantastic. We chose the four course prix-fixe, which was a great deal...More

Thank Watersjoe70
CostesDTManagement, Vezető at Costes Downtown, responded to this reviewResponded May 14, 2018

Dear Watersjoe70 To begin, we would like to thank you very much for sharing this brilliant review with us, we appreciate all your words. It pleases us greatly to read that you were amazed with the dishes you ordered and we are delighted to learn...More

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January 7, 2018|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vigyazo Ferenc utca 5, Budapest 1051, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District V / Inner City
  • Neighborhood: District V / Inner City
  • Phone Number: +36 1 920 1015
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