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Gellert Espresso

€€ - €€€Cafe, European,
Szent Gellert ter 2., Budapest 1114, Hungary
+36 1 889 5500
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good41%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (2 reviews)
“cake” (5 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 20:00 Hours
CUISINES
Cafe, European, Central European, Hungarian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
LOCATION
Szent Gellert ter 2., Budapest 1114, Hungary
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1 - 10 of 27 reviews

Reviewed 28 September 2018

Stopped by for a mid-morning coffee and roll. Very pleasant locale to sit and chat and enjoy the Budapest ambiance.More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Zane Grey C
PM_QualityManagement, Vezető at Gellert Espresso, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Dear Zane Grey C, Thank you very much for sharing your feedback with us. We are glad you decided to visit our restaurant and it pleases us seeing we were able to meet your expectations. We are happy to learn you had a memorable time...More

Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

I really needed energy and rest after climbing the Gellert Hill on an empty stomach. I mean, I was literally dizzy from exhaustion and hunger. I decided to give this cafe a try. I ordered an ice cream and coffee and planted myself on the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank MariyaZ_444
PM_QualityManagement, Manager at Gellert Espresso, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2018

Dear MariyaZ_444, We would like to say thank you for your lovely words about Gellért Espresso! Your words just made our day! It is amazing that you chose our café after the exhausting hike, and you were totally satisfied with everything. Also, thank you very...More

Reviewed 2 September 2018

good selection of pastries, and excellent coffee, just steps from Liberty Bridge and an easy walk to the great old market across the riverMore

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank AnnaMaria416
PM_QualityManagement, Vezető at Gellert Espresso, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Dear AnnaMaria416, We would like to thank you very much for sharing your valuable opinion with us here, on TripAdvisor. It makes us more than happy that you discovered our café and decided to try it out. We are thrilled that you loved our excellent...More

Reviewed 29 April 2018

This cafe was open from 11 am to about 7pm. Served coffee and cakes etc. Nice selection of traditional cakes. Wine, beer and coffee too. Staff in traditional uniform. Pianist from late afternoon. Superb atmosphere. Outside terrace was a relaxing place to sit in the...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Vivek B
PM_QualityManagement, Vezető at Gellert Espresso, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Dear Vivek B, The Gellért Espresso is the perfect place to relax and gain energy during a busy site seeing day in the city. I extremely happy that you satisfied our pastries and coffees. Moreover, it is a great delight for us, that you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 29 April 2018

We ate at the Espresso twice over a 3 day visit to Budapest and enjoyed the food on offer and its good location. The cafe seemed to be a popular place for "ladies who lunch" after a mornings shopping and many of its customers were...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Davidcollinsheywood
PM_QualityManagement, Vezető at Gellert Espresso, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2018

Dear Davidcollinsheywood, We would like to thank you very much for sharing your valuable opinion with us here, on TripAdvisor, it is always a pleasure for us to read feedbacks like yours. We are glad to read that you were amazed with the dishes you...More

Reviewed 13 April 2018

Great choices for cakes and pastries. Elegant surroundings to quench your thirst after roaming through the museums.More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank maya w
PM_QualityManagement, Vezető at Gellert Espresso, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2018

Dear Maya w, We would like to express our gratefulness to you for your kind review, your words absolutely made our day. Thank you for your review on our restaurant and its services. We highly value the observations of our previous guests who take their...More

Reviewed 24 March 2018

So many to choose from and so little days to achieve - every one of their delights looked amazing and the Staff were on hand to help with my choice- Service top notchMore

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Kristy-Lee D
PM_QualityManagement, Vezető at Gellert Espresso, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

Dear Ms Kristy Lee D, First and foremost, let us say thank you for your kind words concerning Gellért Espresso that you shared on Tripadvisor, it means a lot to our group. We are thrilled that you had such a wonderful and pleasant time here,...More

Reviewed 19 March 2018

The Espresso is a quiet and relaxing place just inside the Gellert Garden. it offers dignified service, excellent coffee and a selection of pastries. Prices are quite reasonable. This place is much quieter than the Brasserie and the Garden Cafe.More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Gabriel H
PM_QualityManagement, Vezető at Gellert Espresso, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2018

Dear Gabriel H, We would like to thank you very much for sharing your valuable opinion with us here, on TripAdvisor, it is always a pleasure for us to read feedbacks like yours. It makes us more than happy that you discovered our café and...More

Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Die Kaffees und die Gebäckteilchen waren hervorragend, auch das Ambiente und die Live-Klaviermusik haben uns sehr gut gefallen. Leider waren die Bedienungen eher mäßig freundliche und nicht sehr rührig. Coffee and bakery was superb, also location and live piano music was much apreciated. Unfortunately waitresses...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Mario L
PM_QualityManagement, Vendégkapcsolati vezető at Gellert Espresso, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

Dear Mario L, To begin with, we would like to thank you so very much for your lovely review, it was really amazing to read your kind words. We couldn't be happier that you found your stay satisfying in our spacious and really atmospheric café....More

Reviewed 12 October 2017

Atmosphere, quality and staff were perfect on all four of the visits we made. The location and external seating area was also ideally positioned and located for hotel guests.More

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Date of visit: July 2017
Thank D7304GVandrewr
PM_QualityManagement, Vendégkapcsolati vezető at Gellert Espresso, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Dear D7304GVandrewr, To begin with, we would like to thank you very much for your lovely review, you probably cannot imagine how much it means to our team. What could be even more elevating for us than the fact that Gellért Espresso managed to live...More

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Gellert Hill
If you want to treat your camera to some amazing
scenery, Gellért Hill is a must on your itinerary. A
funicular journey from the Chain Bridge along the
hillsides provides a fast connection between Buda and
Pest, hoisting visitors to panoramic vistas. Once on
top of the hill, you’ll find the Citadel dominate the
landscape with its imposing 19th century construction,
a site that’s hard to keep your eyes on without being
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$28
Cuisine
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 20:00
Monday
09:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 20:00
Thursday
09:00 - 20:00
Friday
09:00 - 20:00
Saturday
09:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Szent Gellert ter 2., Budapest 1114, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > Gellért Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Gellért Hill
  • Phone Number: +36 1 889 5500
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