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Ciao Ciao Trattoria

#362 of 2,450 Restaurants in Budapest
Certificate of Excellence
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Andrassy ut 2., Budapest 1061, Hungary
+36 30 534 2907
09:00 - 23:30
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Brisbane, Australia
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a warm friendly haven on a wet, freezing night. The staff were bilingual as were the menus. The Menu was extensive and the wine list more than adequate. The main courses were tasty and filling but we still managed to squeeze in a tiramisu which was delicious. Great place for a family or group to visit.

Thank chezabell58
andrassy2, Proprietario at Ciao Ciao Trattoria, responded to this review
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Grazie, gentilissimi faremo sempre del nostro meglio Massimo More 

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100 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A quick lunch with the family and we really hit the right place. A very good pizza. Only drawback was the staff that was very passive. But pizza and prices was perfect.

Thank Turisten82
Dorsten, Germany
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29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Nice Italian restaurant where "food" means "good food". Not packed, dishes take the right time to come out from the kitchen because good food must be respected and properly cooked. Lovely to hear the cook proud of his creations. Service good. Some more happiness could be a 5 star plus!

1 Thank Francesco Z
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

We walked pass this Italian restaurant on our way back to our hotel. Placed looked very authentic and the menu looked good. We went in and there was more Italian speakers than Hungarian, always a good sign in an Italian restaurant. The waiter recommend a wine that was very nice and we shared a mushroom and prosciutto pizza. It was... More 

Thank Lutfy A
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510 reviews
227 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 290 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Interior looks good, we liked the atmosphere of the place except that Italians were watching soccer game on TV. Waiters were polite, servive was fast. We had salads, tuna was can-taste, Ceasar was average, vegatables were good in them, portions were big. I do hate when they charge service fee in restaurants and they do here. Overall experience of ours... More 

1 Thank pengemex
Montevideo, Uruguay
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

After a disappointing lunch of local dishes on our first day in Budapest, we decided to dine Italian. We had a plate of soup each, to warm ourselves from the -7°C outside, and decided to share a pizza after that. My wife had a delicious home-made lemonade and I had a glass of wine. Everything was great and the price... More 

Thank LagartoUy
Johannesburg, South Africa
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36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017

This restaurant is also called the Da Massimo Trattoria. It offers Italian food but, as I found out when I dined there recently, of the poorest quality. Service was adequate and all the waiters spoke good English but it all went wrong when the food arrived. Pasta was bland and unseasoned, the veal totally inedible and not even looking or... More 

Thank 303gilesr
N Ireland
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31 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2017

On a very clod day we chanced to go into this restaurant and enjoyed an excellent Italian meal seved by friendly staff for a very reasonable cost.

Thank NIrelandRoamer
Hong Kong/Bangkok
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017

We ended up in Ciao Ciao (aka "Trattoria di Massimo") purely by chance, as it was minus 6 outside. Not only was it the worst meal we had in Budapest - which otherwise was a great culinary destination - it was the worst I have had in the last 20 years of international travel (and that includes out-of-the-way places like... More 

1 Thank BritinAsia
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41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017

My husband and i were there on January the 1st. Tourists in Budapest having problems finding an open restaurant. It was late in the afternoon, we were very cold ( - 6° C) and very hungry. They took a long time to serve us and our food was cold. We ended up eating because we were very hungry, and tired.

1 Thank meg b

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$22
Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Cheap Eats, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Andrassy ut 2., Budapest 1061, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest
  • Phone Number: +36 30 534 2907

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