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Cucina

) #233 of 2,510 Restaurants in Budapest €€ - €€€ Italian, Pizza, European
Vaci utca 20, Budapest 1052, Hungary
+36 1 266 4144
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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Open Now
11:30 - 23:45All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
Vaci utca 20, Budapest 1052, Hungary
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1 - 10 of 651 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Have been there several times, in two different trips, the last one in Dec 2016 (once with my wife. The last time with a group of 20 friends). Lunch and Dinner. Good location, in the middle of Budapest "walking street". Friendly staff. Good and variate...More

Thank Andy J
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A colleague and I spent 1.5 hours for dinner at Cucina, not because the ambience was great but because the service was so bad it took that long get our food. The food was above average but the service was terrible, and the entire staff...More

Thank BpfromAZ
Reviewed 4 days ago

Stumbled on this place while out and about touring the city - ending up walking down Vici and wanted to eat outside. Had pizza and pie was good- crust was great. Had a nice salad, a few drinks, topped it off with Crème Brule -...More

Thank NY3BStra
Reviewed 4 days ago

Has a terrace as well as attractive inside seating. We ordered a starter to share and a pizza to share. Both came at the same time, the pizza was large enough not to need the starter. Staff were friendly, spoke good English. Drinks were not...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Near our hotel, so we had passed a few times. Dropped in for lunch. Lovely staff and great food. Pizza base thin and crisp. Perfect! Also had squid and spinach starter. Perfection. Great location for people watching. Prices very reasonable for food, service and location.

Thank Darragh H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

English language are not their best, Italian are, but we are not in Italy. Expensive place and they add service charge to the bill afterwards- remember that before you think about tipping. I think they just live off all the tourists. To bad.

Thank Claes J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We got a perfect salmon with ravioli. it was Delicious. Mascrpone sauce is amazing. The salmon was crispy out side and moist inside,just perfect. The ravioli was full of flavors and right to the point. Service was generous.

Thank Avi E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good Itallian based menu, great selection of food, beer and wine to choose from. Is a busy restaurant which is a good sign, you may have to wait if you have not booked, especially if you wish a table outside, but the wait is generally...More

Thank iainh306
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was a bit of a party pooper and not too keen on trying any Hungarian cuisine, so was delighted to see good reviews for this Italian and it turned out to be the best meal of my trip! I ordered carbonara, which was one...More

Thank Hannah S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just eaten at this restaurant - the food and service were ok but not commensurate with the prices. Refused to serve tap water to the table, added automatic 12% service charge (in my experience, good restaurants are able to earn this from their customers rather...More

Thank Robyn P
Nearby
District V / Inner City
Discover the Inner City along the banks of the Danube,
with its fashionable shops and iconic buildings. The
Inner-City Parish Church and St. Stephen’s Basilica
stand out as two of the finest examples of
architecture in the area. If you are still hunting for
more historical treats, then the ruins of the medieval
city walls on Kecskeméti Utca are a must-visit while
the Soviet War Memorial is also worthy of attention
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 23:45
Monday
11:30 - 23:45
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:45
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:45
Thursday
11:30 - 23:45
Friday
11:30 - 23:45
Saturday
11:30 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vaci utca 20, Budapest 1052, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District V / Inner City
  • Neighbourhood: District V / Inner City
  • Phone Number: +36 1 266 4144
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