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Mala Garden Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
Italian, Asian, Thai, Hungarian, Central European
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Petofi setany 15 A., Siofok 8600, Hungary
+36 84 506 687
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 10:30 am - 11:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We discovered during a walk by chance. Very nice staff, polite service and delicious food.The staff is polite, but unfortunately not in a hurry. The restaurant is on the shore, a very nice place. Fashionable, trendy area, so it is season luck to find a free space. The Hungarian food and oriental flavors.

Thank László D
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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83 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My BF decided that this was the town to stop through on our way to Ljubljana - of course he does not believe in researching cities beforehand (working on this issue..lol) I quickly did a search on Trip and found this spot. Relaxing atmosphere, nice menu selection and right on the water (why else stop here if your not coming... More 

Thank sugarbee_13
Beverly Hills, California
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31 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Located right on the lake, this Thai restaurant is very serious about their food. We had a great meal of grilled Seabreem and their fabulous version of ratatouille. The other restaurants in the area very tired and worn and we were so happy we chose Mala Garden. If the weather is great when you're there definitely ask for a table... More 

Thank JBLebe
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sitting next to Balaton lake and having beautifully presented and tasty dessert was perfect choice for family of 4.

Thank Dalma K
Maple, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While the location is pretty and the restaurant is clean and attractive, the staff are not as friendly as in Budapest (I got spoiled). And the food... well the Thai coconut milk soup was tasty though not at all spicy, the Guam fish platter and the Thai noodles with prawns were terrible. no flavour that could be appreciated. The noodles... More 

Thank Airsucker
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place!!! Good food !!!! Good Service! Play-place for the kids. Wonderful view on the Balaton lake. Must-do !

Thank Thomas K
Budapest, Hungary
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Despite a crowded Sunday, the restaurant was full but pleasant. We did not book in advance, still they found a table for us in 5 minutes. Service, staff was specially kind and attentive! I can only congratulate! level of service is competing with the best restaurants. This not usual at Balaton lake.... Food is a bit Thai, a bit international... More 

Thank Kito9
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very good food, I had thai, which was very authentic. There was live local music and the atmosphere was warm and summery. Staff was professional.

Thank Barbara C
London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate as a table of 8, and the menu was a mishmash of food types. No chicken satay, no green Thai, no Tom yum soup, no massaman etc. Found something vaguely resembling pad Thai which was 'OK'. I wouldn't return or recommend. Was just ok

Thank mij l
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have spent couple of days with my daughter in Siófok. As she is both gluten intolerant and vegan eating out was bit of a problem until we have found Mala Garden. No problem they said, we fix it and they did. The ONLY place in Siófok who could help us. And not only they fixed it they presented a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$7 - $20
Italian, Asian, Thai, Hungarian, Central European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Petofi setany 15 A., Siofok 8600, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Southern Transdanubia  >  Somogy County  >  Siofok
  • Phone Number: +36 84 506 687
Mala Garden Hotel’s restaurant in Siófok offers an exotic atmosphere matching the hotel’s design, where guests can marvel at the magnificent view overlooking Lake Balaton all year round. The international cuisine and the menu is accordingly a composition of Far Eastern, Malay and Thai dishes and flavours, but devoted followers of healthy diets will not be left disappointed either with the wide variety of salads and fish dishes that await them. For those after Hungarian flavours, we have revisited a number of our cuisine’s traditional recipes and are proud to present our interpretations in the menu. Mala Garden Restaurant’s terrace has a magnificent view of Siófok’s Golden Shore; during the summer, you may dine or drink your favourite cocktail in a genuine beach atmosphere. We have a rich selection of Hungarian wines, and to let as many try them as possible, the wine specialties of the Balaton, Villány and Tokaj regions are available by the glass. Every Friday night in June, July and August, live music is played to add to the beach atmosphere.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?