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SonkaArcok

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District V / Inner City
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Kecskemeti utca 2, Budapest 1053, Hungary
+36207723541
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11:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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Budapest, Hungary
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35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The spacious interior with modern grey mosaic tiles might make you wonder if you are in a spa and people wearing bathrobes might walk by any moment. The food was tasty and nicely presented; the Serrano platters - both with and without cheese - were great (the place is not called HamFaces for no reason), and friends were happy with... More 

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Thank Kati O
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I had to smile when i saw the big piece of meat. I had to cry when i couldn't finish it. Best sparerib ever, place looks good, service is friendly and hardworking.

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Thank Leonardo D
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thank you for the great service and the perfect dinner courses. If you eat here you cannot go wrong with any choice. If you have room for dessert as well, you must try the creme brulee.. exceptional. Recommended not only for eating ham. :)

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Thank Gabriella H
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Looks like a cafetaria, but the Food makes it god. Trout really tasted well and the Local sauvignon blanc really tasted well and very affordable

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Thank Peter L
Budapest, Hungary
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84 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

good tapas place, a good range of Italian an SPanish dishes. We went for Italian salami plate and SPanish cheese plate. those tasted good. Ambiente is good. Wine offering is good.

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Thank Laszlo R
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As a few other reviews mention, service isn't particularly important here. I suspect this is because service is included in the bill. The food was nice and arrived pretty quickly but I thought it was on the expensive side. I don't mind paying a bit extra if the food and experience reflect it but I didn't feel that was the... More 

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Thank CarlyjaneBristol
Budapest, Hungary
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We had a nice wine and limonade(from a jam jar?!?-looked weird). The waiters were really friendly. They informed us,that the kitchen is closed but the let us to eat ham plates,just what we wanted. The hams were fab! We got little bruscetta with. The waiters really knows about the wines like they were speaking about their kids. A bit expensive,... More 

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Thank Szilvia S
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

After nearly an hour of waiting for two soups and a burger we just gave up, paid for the drinks and left. The waiters didn't seem too bothered or surprised - must happen quite often.

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Thank Particle7
Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

We had lunch here on our last day, the food was lovely, and so was the wine. Don't know why people complain about the service, to be honest the waiter was the kindest we've encountered in Budapest. The prices were also ok. We would surely return here. I reccomend the pork with apricots and maybe try a hungarian starter plateau.

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Thank Emmy292
London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Had dinner here with a friend, I ordered a peppered pork and my friend ordered a duck dish with pumpkin risotto. My pork was soft and tender with a great syrupy sauce and my friend's duck breast was cooked to perfection pink and crispy skin. Best dishes we have both ever eaten and only cost us £13 each including tips... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11 - US$43
Cuisine
European, Eastern European, Central European, Hungarian, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kecskemeti utca 2, Budapest 1053, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District V / Inner City
  • Neighbourhood: District V / Inner City
  • Phone Number: +36207723541

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in District V / Inner City

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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 and relevant to Hungary’s more recent history. If shopping is on your itinerary, then be prepared: the market squares in this area are an absolute delight, particularly during the Christmas period, but even throughout the year you’ll find the latest trends in the shops on Vaci Utca.
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