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Vagon Restaurant

€€ - €€€European, Eastern European,
Vermez0 70-72 | In front of the Deli Palyaudvar, Budapest 1013, Hungary
+36 30 333 1626
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“garlic soup” (6 reviews)
“pizza” (10 reviews)
“goulash” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, Eastern European, Central European, Hungarian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
Vermez0 70-72 | In front of the Deli Palyaudvar, Budapest 1013, Hungary
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1 - 10 of 146 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very friendly bar / restaurant away from the hustle & bustle of the more expensive bars on the river or in the town. The staff are excellent, and the beer is cheap (0.5L Borsodi is 490HuF. as we were staying in the...More

Thank Horse850
Bartha E, Tulajdonos at Vagon Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for taking time and sharing your experiences here! We are so happy that you were satisfied with our services. Kind regards,

Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

We ate here twice, as it was within walking distance of our Airbnb. The first night was wonderful. It was raining, and inside the train carriage was cosy and calm. The waiter was nice. The second night, the waiter seemed a little stressed. The food...More

Thank Michelle R
Bartha E, Tulajdonos at Vagon Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your positive review! Kind regards,

Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

I have visited the restaurant twice. Fir the first time I had just asked about beers and realized that they have one local beer. Later I came to try it. For the second time the waiter was unreasonably unpleasant, slow and yet the bill was...More

Thank novakkamil2
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Found Vagon - welcoming and cosy carriage - were offered an outside seat but chose to do this properly. Just as well because before end of meal we were treated to thunderstorm. Garlic soup unmissable and beef stew excellent too. Hosts friendly and attentive. Obviously...More

Thank Jeremy L
Bartha E, Tulajdonos at Vagon Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

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

Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

A very pleasant restaurant to have a meal. The garlic soup was extremely delicious not too overpowering but with an excellent depth of flavour . The beef stew was rich and so tender but the highlight was the knodli (hungarian small dumplings) or spaetzle as...More

Thank julian h
Bartha E, Tulajdonos at Vagon Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

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

Reviewed 2 July 2018

Had a delightful experience in the charming setting of an old railway dining car. Wait staff helpful and attentive, english speaking and the meal definitely value for money.

Thank richlyn2017
Bartha E, Tulajdonos at Vagon Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Thank you very much for your positive feedback! Kind regards,

Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

I'd like to say thanks to Adam, our waiter, he was great! Nice place! Food was really good and hospitality is outstanding

Thank Tom L
Bartha E, Tulajdonos at Vagon Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Thank you for your positive feedback! Kind regards,

Reviewed 12 May 2018

It is certainly a night we will never forget! Adam, our waiter was pleasant and attentive and made our 'journey to the past on the Orient Express' very enjoyable. He is true delight to be around. The food is very Hungarian and the menu has...More

Thank Zelda K
Bartha E, Tulajdonos at Vagon Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

Thank you very much for taking time and sharing your experiences here! We are so happy that you were satisfied with our food and services. Kind regards,

Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

We arrived late in Budapest and just walked across the street from our hotel and found this restaurant. The coach was very nice, posh with characters. Shame that we were walked in customer and the coach was already full, so we sat at the outdoor...More

1  Thank Kenny S
Bartha E, Tulajdonos at Vagon Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Thank you for your positive feedback!! We are so happy that you were satisfied with our food and services. Hopefully we can greet you again when you are next in Budapest Kind regards,

Reviewed 1 April 2018

Good food with kind service by the waitresses. Nice interior design based on a real train wagon. Easily accessible by public transportation.

1  Thank tothferencmark
Bartha E, Tulajdonos at Vagon Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

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

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$2 - US$15
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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: Vermez0 70-72 | In front of the Deli Palyaudvar, Budapest 1013, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District I / Buda
  • Neighbourhood: District I / Buda
  • Phone Number: +36 30 333 1626
  • E-mail
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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