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Kacsa Restaurant

€€ - €€€European, Eastern European,
Fo utca 75, Budapest 1027, Hungary
+36 1 201 9992
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“crispy duck” (47 reviews)
“strudel” (20 reviews)
“sponge cake” (7 reviews)
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European, Eastern European, Central European, Hungarian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Fo utca 75, Budapest 1027, Hungary
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a beautiful restaurant which in addition to great food and impeccable service has a wonderful atmosphere with a a pianist and a violinist playing lovely background music during the meal... We had the goulash and duck, both which were delicious as were the...More

Thank Ruth V
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had dinner here.i optws for the set menu which includes 3 types of local wines.the food was awesome.my daughter had the deer steak which was also great.

2  Thank spiritofscouse
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We just had a great dinner. The place was very cozy and welcoming. Great service, very good food and the best part is the amazing live music! Domt miss it!

2  Thank ayeletprior
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate here on our last evening in Budapest. We were walking past when husband said he'd seen this restaurant was in the top 10 places to eat in the City. We went in and were greeted by very friendly staff who sat us at...More

2  Thank RachaelVR46
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful regional Hungarian food, very nice atmosphere and simply great music from the violinist and accompanying piano player.

1  Thank Bart250
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had our last dinner there, before a nice walk to the riverside. The dinner was traditional, great, good food. Alive traditional music. You can ask from the menu or a dinner set. Perfect place for finishing our visit to Budapest.

3  Thank AnaHMadrid
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I happen to love duck, so when I saw this place being near me during holidays in Budapest, I immediately went in. And I wasn't disappointed - they really know how to make excellent duck meals. I ordered big "Duck Plate", and especially loved crispy/roasted...More

5  Thank NickKorotya
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the best restaurant we have been at so far! The service level is high (relative to the many “tourist trap” restaurants in the city) and the food is delicious! Furthermore, the restaurant is located in a cosy neighborhood which makes the experience even...More

2  Thank ScienceMonkeey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had the 3 course, traditional meal with wine and it was such a great experience! The place is quite beautiful, and the waiters nicely dressed. It's somewhat fine dining, with waiters filling up your glass whenever it is empty but the place manages to...More

4  Thank Sofus W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spent our last evening in Budapest here and it was the best decision! Went for the Hungarian set menu with wine pairing. The wines were perfect, the starters traditional and full of flavour and the duck was just delicious. Dessert impossible to finish, the portions...More

4  Thank Laura F
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Mary C
24 February 2018|
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Response from Lilastrail | Reviewed this property |
I agree with Debbie above. I don’t think there is a specific season for duck, rather it’s always available in certain restaurants. There is however a slight difference in texture of fresh and frozen duck Breast, but I think... More
9 August 2017|
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Response from Harlan S | Reviewed this property |
Ala carte, starters around $10 and main around $25. Food is worth what you pay for and the gypsy violin fantastic.
5 April 2017|
Response from kacsa1027 | Property representative |
Yes. Amex,Visa and Mastercard. Best regards, Tibor Antal
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fo utca 75, Budapest 1027, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest
  • Phone Number: +36 1 201 9992
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The 'Kacsa' (Duck) Restaurant is situated in Buda in the heart of Vizivaros spreading at the feet of Castle Hill on the corner of Fo and Kacsa streets. Vizivaros (Watertown) ows its name to being part of the strategic waterways in the Roman times with its vivid harbour and bustling commerce.It still preserves the atmosphere of the old times with narrow alleyways in many places. The restaurant having been in operation for more than fifty years is established in one of these tarnished buildings. In 1987 it was the first restaurant in private ownership in Budapest. We offer typical Hungarian dishes beside the main specialities of the restaurant,the famous duck meals,which are served with an excellent selection of wine exclusively originating from Hungarian wine-cellars. 70 Different courses can be found on the menu from cold starters to desserts,among which 9 are duck specialities. Live gipsy music provides a memorable experience every night together with the intimacy of the dinner. The kind and friendly staff, the beautiful cover,live music and the elegant setting create a splendid atmosphere for consuming a family, a romantic or a business dinner as well as a meal with your friends. Visit our restaurant and make sure in person that it is not by chance that this restaurant is listed to be as one of the best of Fine Dining Restaurants.
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