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The Italian Kitchen

Vaci Utca, Budapest, Hungary
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“tiramisu” (2 reviews)
“italian food” (7 reviews)
“lovely meal” (3 reviews)
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Italian, European, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Vaci Utca, Budapest, Hungary
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1 - 10 of 82 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped at this restaurant on Vivi utica and just ordered one pizza to share as we were not too hungry, this caused a little consternation to the waitress as she seemed to expect us to order a mains each. Tried to order a salad...More

Thank Graham Y
Reviewed 3 January 2018

nice place, good and fast service , excellent food , good prices! pizza was like true italiana and goulash was the best ever eaten

Reviewed 21 December 2017

We arrived when the restaurant was half empty, after we ordered a place. The manager insisted that we did not invite him and to prove his righteousness he bothered to bring the laptop from the office and insulted his son. After that we ordered expensive...More

Thank shimons7
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

The garlic was over kooked and the waitress didnt care. We didnt eat the meal and didnt get refund. Very unpleasant service.

1  Thank Kathy K
Reviewed 5 November 2017

This restaurant is right in the middle of Budapest' most frequented tourist promenade, Vaci utca. It pretends to be a traditional Italian eatery, but it is nothing of the sort. The food they offer is not authentic and is ridiculously expensive by normal Hungarian standards....More

1  Thank jpfSydney
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely meal, definitely recommend the tiramisu. The pizza was great and the price was very reasonable.

Thank MrsMorris1988
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Visited with my teenage daughter. Shown to a table quickly and ordered homemade strawberry lemonade - very tasty. Our food was delicious and attention from staff was good until we finished our main dish. We waited and waited for someone to clear our plates but...More

Thank Sheila S
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Ate here during our trip to Budapest for the Christmas Markets, an excellent choice, the meals are delicious and authentic tasting, a good menu choice and good sized portions. It was very busy when we visited but the staff are polite, efficient and even spoke...More

Thank JednSasha
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Service was great. Atmosphere was lovely, food was hot, we tried the homemade lemonade which was a lovely surprise, wish we could stay longer go again

Thank roxane69
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Had a couple of really nice meals in this restaurant but thought the pricing needs reviewing as it was expensive for what is was. I would recommend this restaurant for a lunch.

Thank Ballsforbrains
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vaci Utca, Budapest, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > Belváros-Lipótváros
  • Neighbourhood: Belváros-Lipótváros
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