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“Six stars”
Review of Bock Bistro

Bock Bistro
Ranked #64 of 3,278 Restaurants in Budapest
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $10 - $30
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Good for: Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations
Neighborhood: District VII / Jewish Quarter
Reviewed August 13, 2013

Bock is brilliant. The food is magnificent, the wines spectacular, and excellent service. Let the server recommend the wines and try the specials. Allow a long evening, and just enjoy! It is rare that we have enjoyed a restaurant more, anywhere.

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Reviewed August 9, 2013

You must book well ahead in order to dine here, it is full every night with both locals and lucky tourists. If you wish to sample Hungarian food, then there is no better place than in the Bock. The excellent food was matched by the service and their own local wines. We highly recommend the Ox cheek and the Laczo with Hungarian sausage. The floating island desert is one of the lightest I have ever tasted.

1  Thank Martin P
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Reviewed August 4, 2013

This restaurant, which was part of of our hotel, was just what it said on the tin. Interesting traditional Hungarian style food. There specials were much more varied that the dishes on the menu. One point of warning though, is that we were enticed by this long list but there were no prices quoted until we asked. So just be careful with your budget before ordering. However the food and service were both fine and having asked there were no surprises when the bill arrive...

Thank I H
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r_aron, Manager at Bock Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2013

Dear I H,

Thank you very much for your review, however - without trying questoning your experience - we do not really believe what you are stating in it. Both on the menu card and the blackboard, even on the wine list you can see the prices at any time. Please tell us what exactly happened so we can improve our service.

Best regards,

Bock Bistro Team

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Reviewed August 1, 2013

Attached to the Corinthian Hotel in the heart of downtown Pest. The food was very good and the service outstanding. During the summer months, outside dining is available. Great for people watching. I loved this restaurant.

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Reviewed August 1, 2013

We ate here our first night in Budapest and in hindsight I wish we had returned at least once, as this turned out to be our favorite restaurant in the city. Everything about the ambience, service, and food was exactly what we wanted in terms of being local and authentic.

The appetizer sampler consisting of various cured meats, cheeses, paprika, and pate was so delicious, as was the cabbage stuffed with catfish and the paprika stuffed with rice and herbs.

The mains were all great too, especially the chicken paprikash, the mangalitsa pork and white gourd stew, the rabbit, and the veal with gnocchi. Our waiter recommended a wonderful Hungarian wine (Thummerer).

Overall excellent!

Thank TheLadyinRed03
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