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Tigris Restaurant

Merleg utca 10., Budapest 1051, Hungary
+36 1 317 3715
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“foie gras” (159 reviews)
“sampler” (13 reviews)
“goose liver” (30 reviews)
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CUISINES
Wine Bar, International, European, Hungarian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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Food
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LOCATION
Merleg utca 10., Budapest 1051, Hungary
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Tigris Restaurant
1. The best
"One of the best restaurants I've ever been."
Yuliia B
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2. High standard for years
"Best service I have ever experienced in a restaurant"
illieva_m
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3. 5 Stars for the foie gras meal
"We had the foie gras meal and it was a slice of heaven."
chris_explorer
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1 - 10 of 552 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came over 2 couples for a lunch after we got a recommendation on the place. It was beyond words, very classy place, waiters were very professional and nice. Food was perfectly served and was very tasty. We enjoyed the goose and duck portion and...More

Thank Drograd
TigrisRestaurant, Közönségkapcsolati vezető at Tigris Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Drograd, Thank you very much for your review. It is hearthwarming to read your words. We are happy that you've enjoyed the service and the restaurant. Drop in whenever you are in Budapest, the restaurant always welcome you. Best regards

Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 15 October 2017

First trip to Budapest so not sure what to expect. All staff very helpful and all spoke good English. Food and wine were exceptional, the whole meal was a fabulous experience and it was nice to see the Sommelier take such care with the wine!...More

Thank Martyn L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great restaurant. Excellent food, super service, nice atmosphere. Did i say excellent food? Not cheap but worth a visit for sure

Thank Roy T
TigrisRestaurant, Közönségkapcsolati vezető at Tigris Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Roy T, Than you very much for your review! We are happy that you had a wonderful time in our restaurant. Best regards

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were only in Budapest for a few days and were slightly disappointed by the food we had. Then we went to Tigris. The restaurant has a Budapest feel to it, excellent service and magnificent food. The Foie gras tasting selection is fabulous and enough...More

Thank trev0rhsilver
TigrisRestaurant, Közönségkapcsolati vezető at Tigris Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear tre0rhsilver, Thank you very much for your review. We are happy that you had a wonderful time in Tigris. You are always welcome to our restaurant whenever you are in Budapest.

Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Foie gras set is the best ! Every dish test grat ! Would definable recommend it to any foodies. I m impressed.

Thank Steffy L
TigrisRestaurant, Közönségkapcsolati vezető at Tigris Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

Dear Steffy, Thank you very much for your review. We are happy you had a wonderful time in our restaurant. The Tigris always welcomes you whenever you are in Budapest. Best regards

Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Excellent!! Good food, good selection of wines. My husband and I were in Budapest for NYE and we booked the Tigris for a meal. I was put off by being asked to come to the restaurant to pay for the meal in advance to confirm...More

Thank RenukaMorris
TigrisRestaurant, Közönségkapcsolati vezető at Tigris Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Dear Renuka, Thank you for your review, reading it really makes us happy. In the name of the staff I would like to thank you for choosing Tigris for your NYE dinner. I would also like to express my gratitude for your understanding regarding paying...More

Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Atmospheric restaurant in the centre of the city. Nice environment and good quality food (international-Hungarian)More

Thank Dimitris L
TigrisRestaurant, Közönségkapcsolati vezető at Tigris Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Dear Dimitris, Thank you for your review, we are happy that you enjoyed our quality food in a nice environment. We hope that next time we can give you a better experience, one that deserve a five star rate. If any mistakes were made, we...More

Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Nice quite restaurant with good atmosphere. Good wine selection, good service, good what I eat. Comfortable.

Thank marcobuda
TigrisRestaurant, Közönségkapcsolati vezető at Tigris Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Dear Marco, Thank you for your review. We are happy that you've enjoyed our restaurant. We will work and do our best to ensure if you visit us next time we can give you a five star experience.

Reviewed 25 December 2017

A really fine restaurant in Budapest. We both chose the gourmet menu and everything was just perfect. The foie gras variation was surprising! The sommelier was professional but could have been a little bit more polite with the guests for my taste.

Thank Arsenio I
TigrisRestaurant, Közönségkapcsolati vezető at Tigris Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Dear Arsenio, Thank you very much for your review. We are really happy that you had a wonderful dinner in our restaurant. We will discuss the mentioned matter with our sommelier, he always try to give his best to our costumers. Best regards

Reviewed 22 December 2017

The restaurant was recommended by a colleague and we booked a table for lunch thru website and got a prompt reply. We went for lunch after a guided tour in the castle hill, it was a short walk over the Chain bridge. The restaurant is...More

Thank VirveH
TigrisRestaurant, Közönségkapcsolati vezető at Tigris Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

Dear Virve, Thank you very much for your review. We are happy that you enjoyed your experience in Tigris restaurant. In the name of the staff I would like to thank you've chosen us for lunch after your guided tour. The restaurant always welcomes you...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$50 - US$100
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Merleg utca 10., Budapest 1051, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District V / Inner City
  • Neighbourhood: District V / Inner City
  • Phone Number: +36 1 317 3715
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Description
Elegance.Tradition. Innovation. Tigris Restaurant provides traditional Hungarian fine-dining cuisine in a uniqe, innovative and chick style surrounded by elegance atmosphere and excellent service. Tigris is famous for its renewed and recreated foie-gras specialities and with its wild selection of more than 10.000 bottles of amazing Hungarian wines - such as the masterpieces of Gere and Szepsy wineries - Tigris Restaurant is a perfect spot for the selective gourmet fanatics with high standards.
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