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Karolyi Restaurant and Cafe

Karolyi utca 16., Budapest 1053, Hungary
+36 1 328 0240
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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Open Now
12:00 - 23:30All hours
CUISINES
International, Hungarian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Karolyi utca 16., Budapest 1053, Hungary
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We wanted a special dinner for our last night and we were not disappointed. The welcome we received and the care taken to ensure our comfort was exemplary. My lamb rump was superb, also my daughter's duck, everything beautifully cooked and presented. We shared a...More

Thank Gillyjasper
PM_QualityManagement, Waiter&Owner at Karolyi Restaurant and Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Gillyjasper, Thank you for your feedback on our restaurant. We are so happy that you have discovered our restaurant and have decided to visit us. We are thrilled to know that you enjoyed our top-quality dishes that we have on offer in our menu’s...More

Reviewed 31 October 2017

Located in a quiet courtyard in central Pest, this restaurant was a pleasant respite from the busy city. The service was excellent and the food very good. There is a full bar and a piano player helps establish a warm and friendly atmosphere.More

Thank Tom M
PM_QualityManagement, Vendégkapcsolati vezető at Karolyi Restaurant and Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2017

Dear Tom M, 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 25 October 2017

I spent very pleasent time here with my dear. The atmosphere was excellent. The service was flawless. I will back.More

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Thank József C
PM_QualityManagement, Waiter&Owner at Karolyi Restaurant and Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Dear József C, First and foremost, allow us to express our most sincere gratitude to you for taking the effort to write down and share your really splendid review with us here, on TripAdvisor. Your amazing feedback really made our day. It pleases us greatly...More

Reviewed 20 October 2017

The food and service was very good. The guidance to the vines was excellent. The restaurant was full of atmosphere, with pictures or paintings of Hungarian poets and thinkers.More

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Thank gefitek
PM_QualityManagement, Waiter&Owner at Karolyi Restaurant and Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Dear gefitek, First and foremost, we would like to express our most sincere gratitude towards you for not regretting your precious time to write down your opinion about us. It makes us so happy that you discovered our lovely place and decided to give it...More

Reviewed 18 October 2017

Lovely restaurant, very near centre but secluded. Excellent food, excellent service. Highly recommendedMore

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Thank lasardancing
PM_QualityManagement, Waiter&Owner at Karolyi Restaurant and Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Dear lasardancing, Thank you for taking your time and writing us your lovely comment, it was such a great joy for us to read! It pleases us greatly that our restaurant could measure up to you. It is nice to see that we could pleasantly...More

Reviewed 12 October 2017

Our hotel told us about this place and we were thrilled to find it on our exploration. The Wait staff were very welcoming and spoke enough English that we could communicate. The food was excellent and there were many choices. We enjoyed sitting out in...More

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Thank dkoch45
PM_QualityManagement, Waiter&Owner at Karolyi Restaurant and Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Dear dkoch45, Thank you for taking your time and writing us your lovely comment, it was such a great joy for us to read! We are more than happy to read that you decided to visit our restaurant on the recommendation of your hotel. we...More

Reviewed 12 October 2017

We discovered this cozy restaurant during our visit the the Literature Museum in Budapest. We are deeply impressed by the environment and friendly waitresses here. The food is delicious. If you want to enjoy a fine dining and sun bathing in Budapest, Karolyi Restaurant and...More

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Thank louisa709
PM_QualityManagement, Waiter&Owner at Karolyi Restaurant and Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Dear louisa709, We cannot be happier with the fact that you discovered our lovely place and decided to give it a go, we are glad that you didn’t regret your choice. We are absolutely pleased to read that you deemed delicious the food we served....More

Reviewed 11 October 2017

A perfect evening spent here on our last night in Budapest. The pianist was brilliant which gave an amazing atmosphere. The food was beautiful, the best I had eaten throughout the whole trip. The service was very good too. Struggled to find it from the...More

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PM_QualityManagement, Waiter&Owner at Karolyi Restaurant and Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

Dear vickyn855, First and foremost, allow us to express our most sincere gratitude to you for taking the effort to write down and share your really splendid review with us here, on TripAdvisor. Your amazing feedback really made our day. It pleases us greatly that...More

Reviewed 26 September 2017

Once you try, you gonna come back for sure! Excellent quiet garden in middle of Budapest! International quality kitchen, extremely friendly staff. What else do you need? There is always a reason to go there!!More

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Thank Zsófi B
PM_QualityManagement, Waiter&Owner at Karolyi Restaurant and Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2017

Dear Zsófi B, To begin with, we would like to thank you very much for not regretting your time to write down and share your amazing review with us here, on TripAdvisor. It was truly great to read your kind words. We are delighted that...More

Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped here with a friend for coffee & cake on a Friday afternoon. Luckily for us it was a beautiful day so we were able to sit outside in the sunshine. Had Avery nice view of a little garden. I had the sponge cake, it...More

Thank asgem207
PM_QualityManagement, Waiter&Owner at Karolyi Restaurant and Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Dear asgem207, First and foremost, allow us to thank you very much for leaving such a kind review about our place here, on TripAdvisor. We are happy to read that you found our coffeehouse and decided to give it a go. It makes us more...More

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Response from John M | Reviewed this property |
I loved the food at the Karolyi Restaurant and Cafe especially the veal goulash wrapped in a potato pancake.
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Response from Marieta_Oradea | Reviewed this property |
yeees !!!
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2 August 2016|
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Response from Michael H | Reviewed this property |
I found the restaurant tricky to find. It is hidden through an archway and to the left of the large inner courtyard. Keep your eyes peeled for the sign at 16 Karolyi utca
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$24
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:30
Monday
12:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:30
Thursday
12:00 - 23:30
Friday
12:00 - 23:30
Saturday
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Karolyi utca 16., Budapest 1053, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District V / Inner City
  • Neighbourhood: District V / Inner City
  • Phone Number: +36 1 328 0240
Description
Good value, Located in the Grand Karoyli Palace w/ Courtyard
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