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Vagon Restaurant

#220 of 2,407 Restaurants in Budapest
Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Neighbourhood:
District I / Buda
European, Eastern European, Central European, Hungarian
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Krisztina korut, in front of Deli pu, Vermezo, gps: 47o30'03"N, 19o01'32"E | Vermezo, Budapest 1013, Hungary
+36 30 333 1626
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12:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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Province of Lecco, Italy
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had lunch at the Vagon last summer. The location is quite charming: it's literally a train vagon, looks like an old-fashioned train restaurant. Although it was quite hot outside, the temperature inside was nice. The price are a little higher than the usual tourist restaurant, but the food is good enough. The waiter was kind,too. We ordered a typical... More 

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Thank Andrea C
Eszti B, Tulajdonos at Vagon Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive feedback! Kind regards, More 

1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The owner and staff make a great job...very dedicated people!!! They help us to have a superb celebration...my wife birthday! We've returned again after one day!

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Thank mmmIonut
Eszti B, Tulajdonos at Vagon Restaurant, responded to this review

We are always happy when we see our guests enjoying themselves. Thank you for your positive feedback! Kind regards, More 

Cincinnati, Ohio
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64 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was our first dinner in Hungary and as tasty as it was, the service and atmosphere were even more fun. Lots of choice and a well translated menu. We walked,15 minute stroll, down the hill from the Hilton on Buda hill and back up a different route which was somewhat aerobic but with benches, nice homes and terrific views... More 

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Eszti B, Tulajdonos at Vagon Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking time and sharing your experiences here! We are always happy when our guests are satisfied with our services. Kind regards, More 

Birkenhead, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Beautifully restored railway carriage, excellent food, good value for money and friendly staff. well worth a visit .

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Eszti B, Tulajdonos at Vagon Restaurant, responded to this review

We are always happy when we see our guests enjoying themselves. Thank you for your positive feedback! Kind regards, More 

Budapest, Hungary
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

We really liked this restaurant, atmosphere was awesome, the waiter is really nice and the food is delicious. I'm sure that we'll visit it again. Highly recommended.

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Eszti B, Tulajdonos at Vagon Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive feedback! We are so glad that you were satisfied with our food and services! Kind regards, More 

Budapest, Hungary
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Fantastic food, great service. There's indoors and outdoors seating. Decent prices. Not sure if they have WiFi.

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Eszti B, Tulajdonos at Vagon Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking time and sharing your experiences here! In our restaurant free wifi is available. Kind regards, More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere, amazing hungarian food in good prices :) Waiter - Daniel - very helpful. We will come back for sure :) Highly recommend!!!

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Eszti B, Tulajdonos at Vagon Restaurant, responded to this review

We are always happy when we see our guests enjoying themselves. Thank you for your positive feedback! Kind regards, More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

Good food with good service in a unique atmospehere. Prices are good too :) Will visit again for sure!

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Eszti B, Tulajdonos at Vagon Restaurant, responded to this review

We are always happy when we see our guests enjoying themselves. Thank you for your positive feedback! Kind regards, More 

Leeds, United Kingdom
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

We discovered this place by accident on our first night out in Budapest, we took the tube the wrong way and ended up at the wrong end of the line - duh. However, we noticed this place and agreed to come back another night, which we did. We arrived and the outside seating areas were very busy, we were seated... More 

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Eszti B, Tulajdonos at Vagon Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking time and sharing your experiences here! Kind regards, More 

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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

The night we arrived we found this beautiful little wagon restaurant and decided to eat there. We ordered a chicken dish and a vegetarian pizza. The service was relatively quick, but when our food arrived it was very disappointing. The pizza was undercooked (the base was basically dough) and the chicken was bland. Even the fries that we ordered weren't... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$15
Cuisine
European, Eastern European, Central European, Hungarian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Krisztina korut, in front of Deli pu, Vermezo, gps: 47o30'03"N, 19o01'32"E | Vermezo, Budapest 1013, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District I / Buda
  • Neighbourhood: District I / Buda
  • Phone Number: +36 30 333 1626
Description
In the heart of Budapest, on the mythical field of Vérmező is the Vagon Restaurant; boasting a peculiar and unique design and cuisine. We have been warmly welcoming our new and regular guests all year long with Hungarian and international dishes, whole-hearted service and a distinctively unique atmosphere since 1993.

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District I / Buda
The historical center to a city with a multifarious and intricate past, Buda has some of the most outstanding buildings in Europe and an enviable natural landscape with stunning views onto the Danube. Centered around the Royal Palace, it provides a glimpse into the golden years of the Austro-Hungarian empire and the lives led by the aristocracy at the time. Matthias Church, beside the palace, hosted many events attended by the royal family and was the chosen place for the coronation of Franz Josef, one of the Hungarian Habsburg kings. Having admired the palace and the church, a visit to Buda will be unforgettable by the stunning and memorable panorama over Pest offered by the seven towered Fishermen’s Bastion.
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