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SonkaArcok

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District V / Inner City
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Kecskemeti utca 2, Budapest 1053, Hungary
+36207723541
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11:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This is the 2nd time we are having dinner in this great restaurant. The food is seriously good and the service is attentive. The manager even remembered the table we had 2 days prior and what drinks we had. Great customer service. If you are looking for a really good restaurant in Budapest, come here. Dishes are refined and the... More 

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Thank Christoph K
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We passed this place earlier this morning and it looked interesting. What a great choice we made this evening. The staff were absolutely brilliant. The little dog in the doorway is amazingly cute. We ordered mozzarella/basil/tomato salad to start, which is generally a safe bet, and it was great. I ordered salmon with pesto on a bed of grilled vegetables;... More 

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Thank Nicola D
London, United Kingdom
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88 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Found this by turning on the location on my phone and looking at TA app, and thankfully people before me had voted here! This food was fantastic and a lovely welcome to Budapest on the first night!! Flavours were awesome and from there the standard had been set. Had the meat platter, pork cutlet and the gulash. AMAZING. Going back.... More 

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Thank Carls W
Budapest, Hungary
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36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

The spacious interior with modern grey mosaic tiles might make you wonder if you are in a spa and people wearing bathrobes might walk by any moment. The food was tasty and nicely presented; the Serrano platters - both with and without cheese - were great (the place is not called HamFaces for no reason), and friends were happy with... More 

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Thank Kati O
1 review
Reviewed 17 March 2017

I had to smile when i saw the big piece of meat. I had to cry when i couldn't finish it. Best sparerib ever, place looks good, service is friendly and hardworking.

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Thank Leonardo D
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Thank you for the great service and the perfect dinner courses. If you eat here you cannot go wrong with any choice. If you have room for dessert as well, you must try the creme brulee.. exceptional. Recommended not only for eating ham. :)

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Thank Gabriella H
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Looks like a cafetaria, but the Food makes it god. Trout really tasted well and the Local sauvignon blanc really tasted well and very affordable

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Thank Peter L
Budapest, Hungary
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102 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

good tapas place, a good range of Italian an SPanish dishes. We went for Italian salami plate and SPanish cheese plate. those tasted good. Ambiente is good. Wine offering is good.

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Thank Laszlo R
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

As a few other reviews mention, service isn't particularly important here. I suspect this is because service is included in the bill. The food was nice and arrived pretty quickly but I thought it was on the expensive side. I don't mind paying a bit extra if the food and experience reflect it but I didn't feel that was the... More 

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Thank CarlyjaneBristol
Budapest, Hungary
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

We had a nice wine and limonade(from a jam jar?!?-looked weird). The waiters were really friendly. They informed us,that the kitchen is closed but the let us to eat ham plates,just what we wanted. The hams were fab! We got little bruscetta with. The waiters really knows about the wines like they were speaking about their kids. A bit expensive,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11 - US$44
Cuisine
European, Eastern European, Central European, Hungarian, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kecskemeti utca 2, Budapest 1053, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District V / Inner City
  • Neighbourhood: District V / Inner City
  • Phone Number: +36207723541

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in District V / Inner City

Neighbourhood Profile
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 and relevant to Hungary’s more recent history. If shopping is on your itinerary, then be prepared: the market squares in this area are an absolute delight, particularly during the Christmas period, but even throughout the year you’ll find the latest trends in the shops on Vaci Utca.
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