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Mezzo Music Restaurant

Maros utca 28, Budapest 1122, Hungary
+36 1 356 3565
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good18%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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CUISINES
European, Central European, Hungarian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Maros utca 28, Budapest 1122, Hungary
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Reviewed 22 March 2017

Our family were staying for a weekend just up the road and decided to "eat local", rather than hitting the town. The place appeared a bit glitsy and "jazz bar" from the outside, but once seated we were in for a treat. Two musicians played...More

Thank Laurence Y
Gergely H, Owner at Mezzo Music Restaurant, responded to this review

Hello Laurence, Thank you so much for the detailed review and kind words! Indeed we are a popular spot for mostly local crowd, but we are glad to see that more and more tourists discover us, even though we are not in the touristic part...More

Reviewed 19 March 2017

I went there based on the reviews on tripadvisor. I expected a slightly bigger place with live jazz, but that night there was only a piano player. He was alright but my expectations were a little higher - maybe my fault. The staff was friendly...More

Thank Mikael M
Gergely H, Owner at Mezzo Music Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Mikael, Thank you for taking the time for reviewing our restaurant. We are glad you chose us because you had high expectations concerning the live music. Our performers' profiles are on our website, should you wish to know more about the talented local musicians...More

Reviewed 14 February 2017

This is the second time we have been here, after a couple of years. We remenbered the high quality food, when we visited Hungary again, so we searched for this restaurant, wich is in Buda, off from the touristy Pest area. The menue is not...More

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Gergely H, Owner at Mezzo Music Restaurant, responded to this review

Hello AgnesUrlaub, Thank you so much for the detailed review, and for returning after your visit few years ago. We make a huge effort on offering specialties on the daily menu, based on what we see on the local market few minutes walk away from...More

Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Amazing food, with polite waiters, perfect music for that place. Magical atmosphere. I can recommend it! One of the best in the category!

Thank Barney T
Gergely H, Owner at Mezzo Music Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi Barney T, Thank you so much for this review! We love that you praise your experience by highlighting various aspects that a guest is interested in! We hope you will return, and we will have the chance to serve you again. GH

Reviewed 5 November 2016

Nice interior, fine foods and perfect service. Absolutely cosy place. We do recommend it, our favorite restaurant in Budapest. Sometimes you can enjoy live piano music and the fire in the chimney.More

Thank Fexi
Gergely H, Owner at Mezzo Music Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Fexi, Thank you so much for the appraisal, we are very happy to read "One of the best restaurants in Budapest"! We get up every morning, aiming to provide constantly high quality food and service every day. It's a lot of work, and we...More

Reviewed 20 October 2016

We were looking for somewhere to eat one lunchtime while we were in Budapest last June. We kept on walking until we saw what looked like a restaurant. My husband cannot cope with cigarette smoke, so we really appreciated the civilised air conditioned indoors accommodation....More

Thank Chantal F
Gergely H, Owner at Mezzo Music Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Chantal, Thank you for the great review. We are flattered that you kept us in mind upon your latest visit to Budapest - it's been great seeing you again! We saw you made an excellent decision on the wine, we were happy that you...More

Reviewed 20 September 2016

Pretty restaurant, good ambience, excellent food. The blonde gentleman who started waiting on our table was past from rude, he was actually aggressive. We faced a delay on the arrival of some members of our party, due to health reasons, which obviously caused them not...More

Thank NelloniH
Gergely H, Owner at Mezzo Music Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear giristroula, Thank you for taking the time to review our restaurant, and highlighting the good ambiance and excellent food. We are sorry to hear that you had a bad experience due to a waiter's behaviour. Our restaurant is well-known for its humble, polite and...More

Reviewed 8 September 2016

I contacted Mezzo as I knew my husband would like it but being coeliac myself, it is difficult to just eat anywhere. I explained the problem and the restaurant were understanding and reassuring in advance emails. On arrival the Aires suggested that they could amend...More

Thank Jo W
Gergely H, Owner at Mezzo Music Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi Jo W, Thank you so much for taking your time to write this great review! Indeed, serving our guests with special dietary restrictions is always a challenge, and we are glad that we've found a solution that was satisfying your needs (the beef carpaccio...More

Reviewed 31 August 2016

Friendly, premium quality and still affordable. A good place for a quiet lunch during the week. Not fancy or glossy, but it is what it promises to be. The interior is a bit old fashioned but nice. Waiters are OK but not great. Good value...More

Thank vacsir
Gergely H, Owner at Mezzo Music Restaurant, responded to this review

Hello vacsir, Thank you for taking the time for your review, and for highlighting that we offer a good value for money. Our interior was done in 2010 according to the latest trends, and we just finished a little refurbishment in the 3-week summer break...More

Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Well decorated place, you can have a romantic dinner there. Though ours wasn't romantic at all (with two small children :-) we enjoyed the dinner. Even on monday evening they had live jazz music. The waiter was very proffesional and nice. The food actually was...More

Thank Ekaterina O
Gergely H, Owner at Mezzo Music Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Ekaterina O, Thank you very much for describing the atmosphere of our restaurant so well! We indeed appreciate good live jazz, good to hear that this environment was perfectly fitting for your family night. We sincerely hope to welcome you back soon! GH

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$22
Cuisine
European, Central European, Hungarian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
08:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 23:00
Thursday
08:00 - 23:00
Friday
08:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Maros utca 28, Budapest 1122, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest
  • Phone Number: +36 1 356 3565
  • E-mail
Description
Welcome to Mezzo Music Restaurant!

Our grand salon with it’s smooth swing atmosphere and its warm colors are connected to our French colonial style orangeire – however, if you seek privacy, our intimate private dining room would be your perfect choice.

As most of our clientele are frequently returning guests, we are adjusting our offerings to their taste – whether if it is the traditional gradma’s kitchen, or the modern European gastronomy. Our recepies and ingredients arrive from all over the world, scouting for exciting, but still harmonic tastes. Our guarantee to achieve results are the combination of carefully selected and controlled quality ingredients, modern technology, and talented personnel.

We devote an excessive importance to our diverse wine selection – representing well-known vineries as well as small producers’ specialities.

...and to make the dining experience complete: live smooth jazz music every night, provided by respected members of the Hungarian music scene.

Our passion is the harmony of dining, environment and music. Mezzo shall be a special feeling that makes are guests return from time to time.