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Kara Cafe

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Terézváros
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Andrassy ut 130 | VI. Budapest, Budapest, Hungary
+36 1 269 4135
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Dublin, Ireland
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Worst meal of Budapest. Terrible staff and food was below average. Salads were not fresh. Avoid. Better places to go!

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Thank William P
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

After a long day of walking and sightseeing the Kara Cafe was a welcome site to see when we needed coffee and cake. Able to sit in or outside the cafe was a great place for a drink and a snake. The baklava was very tasty as was the cheese and ham toasties.

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Thank thefunkyfox4
London, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

This place is really not much to look at from the outside, but inside is a cute Turkish cafe. The hot chocolate is thick and creamy, and they have a great selection of fresh cakes and baklava. Very convenient location at Hero square.

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Thank Funinthesun123456789
Woking, United Kingdom
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76 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017

An excellent place but walking past i, you would have thought that it was indeed closed! Staff attentive and food traditionally Turkish with great protions. We only had a small snack and a beer and the prices are not what you would expect in such an important street in the City. Not far from The Terror Musuem, heading towards the... More 

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Thank WilfSurrey
New Delhi, India
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

The most brilliant hot chocolate and sheesha!! Amazing place to just sit and have a good time! The staff was very friendly and efficient

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Thank ankitn2912
Schwaig, Germany
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

After visiting the national gallery at Hösök tere we went for coffee and sandwiches to this beautiful café. With its wooden interieur and its carpets and pillows you really feel like you are in a coffee house in Instanbul. The waitresses are really nice and speak English. The food is way better than the fotos on the menue makes you... More 

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Thank SandroAustero19
Flitwick, United Kingdom
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79 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Really nice restaurant/ bar, just off Hero's Square! Very reasonably priced drinks and food! Friendly staff

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Thank Jes103
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Easy to find and to have a drink close to Heroes` Square, but there are more stylish and same price cafés just around the corner. Middle-quality product. When entering, you expect a cosy, romantic atmosphetere where you can have a good talk with your friend. On 3 occasions over half a year we had the same experience: the waitresses are... More 

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Thank Bernadett D
Harrogate, United Kingdom
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20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

They have a captive audience being one of only a few visible cafes around Heroes Square but we were happy to stop and have a quick drink and toastie on our way to the visiting the square - the ham and cheese toasties were very nice and we were surprised to get a very generous portion of 2 each! The... More 

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Thank Heidi O
Zagreb, Croatia
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37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

We were hungry so we visited the first place near the Heroes square. The value for what you get is not worth it, subpar sandwiches and "pies". The service is also a bit slow.

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Thank MarkoD71

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Turkish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Andrassy ut 130 | VI. Budapest, Budapest, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > Terézváros
  • Neighbourhood: Terézváros
  • Phone Number: +36 1 269 4135

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