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Borsso Bistro

Kiralyi Pal utca 14., Budapest 1053, Hungary
+36 1 789 0975
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ox cheek” (34 reviews)
“tasting menu” (34 reviews)
“fish soup” (32 reviews)
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French, European, Eastern European, Central European, Hungarian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Kiralyi Pal utca 14., Budapest 1053, Hungary
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nice restaurant, suitable for a dinner with friends and family. We had a late dinner here and food was good. I would recommend to eat fish or Bavette here. They also had live music the same night. Great service and friendly staff who spoke english....More

Thank Cigdem g
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The food was great as well as the service. And the desert was amazing. Overall great experience for us.

Thank Yossi S
Reviewed 3 days ago

Birthday meal with my best friends. Lovely attentive staff, beautiful clean interior, linen and glassware all very nice. Food was really good, sent some absent friends the following week and will be making a reservation there the next time I visit Budapest; it's slightly out...More

Thank MrHBeast
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Borsso Bistro convinced us in every way possible. The food was really delicious, I can especially recommend the fish soup as a starter and the beef bourguignon as a main course. Having lived in France for a year, the beef could compare to any boeuf...More

Thank tastejudgetastejudge
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sunday lunch, firstly the service, we could not fault the service from start to finish. So friendly but so professional. The menu has great selection and some lovely specials on a board. The muscles, pig cheeks fabulous. And not forgetting really good wine. A lovely...More

Thank Sharon167
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

10 if us dined here recently. The restaurant is really clean and all of the staff where very attentive. The menu is varied and has a decent amount of options for everyone. All of the food that we ordered was served warm,promptly and well presented....More

Thank Jon M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here on our first night in Budapest. The restaurant is small and cute. The food was good but not memorable. The reason I gave this restaurant 3 stars is the service was just incredibly slow. We were all tired from a long day...More

1  Thank Annie123081
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A nice location, a cozzy place, a kind and eficient service with a creative and tasteful food. That's a good place to go!

Thank Andrea B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the tasting menu with wines and spirits. The food was amazing and the service faultless- so attentive without being obsequious! Our main waiter, Andreas , explained everything about each course. Wonderful experience. Thoroughly recommend

Thank HumphriesM
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the restaurant on Saturday during lunch time. We saw the lunch hours on the website and we arrived there one hour and 10 minutes before closing. The maître said they couldn’t attend us since they had a very busy night on the...More

Thank Simone E
EisenbartA, Tulajdonos at Borsso Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Simone E, sorry for the inconvenience. Our meals are prepared day by day to guarantee the best quality. Unfortunately, because of the size of our kitchen, our capacity is limited in the lunch time, so over certain number of guests we can not serve...More

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
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Gabrielle G
11 October 2017|
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Response from NMF1111 | Reviewed this property |
I believe so. It had a downstairs and an upstairs. It is a more formal restaurant. we also went to the trofea grill in budapest near the margit bridge and hosted 11 people. we did not have a separate room but they gave... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$53
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kiralyi Pal utca 14., Budapest 1053, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District V / Inner City
  • Neighbourhood: District V / Inner City
  • Phone Number: +36 1 789 0975
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A cozy and charming bistro in the heart of Budapest. French-hungarian cuisine, excellent reviews about the kitchen and the presence of the owners all the time. Live jazz music every weekend!
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