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Don Francesco

) #1,089 of 2,537 Restaurants in Budapest $$ - $$$ Italian
Meszaros utca 12/I, Budapest 1016, Hungary
+36 1 212 7024
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good18%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
2 May 2017
“A favorite”
5 Jun 2016
“A lot to expect from the unexpected”
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Italian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Meszaros utca 12/I, Budapest 1016, Hungary
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Reviewed 3 May 2017

This was the very first pizza restaurant opened in Budapest, even before the fall of the communist regime. The pizzas are very thin crust, as in Italy and as they should be. It's a favorite location of mine, not just because I live 30 meters...More

Thank Harold R
Reviewed 5 June 2016

When I've entered the place, my first thoughts were not that I am going to spend a good time there. The ground floor of the place look more like a not well going pub. I told, that we reserved a table, and I was told...More

Thank Péter K
Reviewed 4 May 2016

After a nice sightseeing in the castle dictrict, we have discovered and visited the place, called Don Francesco, and the restaurant did not disappointed us at all. The staff were nice and the waiting time was just perfect to be able to select our dishes...More

Thank Snowskydiving
Reviewed 6 March 2015 via mobile

When there wasn't pizzeria yet in Budapest in 80's but gulyas, he (Francesco) has opened this small restaurant. I've meet my first pizza there. It was a hawai pizza, and I fell in love immediately. :) So I cannot say if it is good or...More

Thank Artur D
Reviewed 25 June 2013

On Mészáros utca, in the 1st district, there lies a pizzeria of some renown and it was to this place I did find myself arriving having disembarked the 105 bus just outside its door, or as good as. Of course, as is the order of...More

2  Thank martinoregan
Reviewed 17 September 2011

It looks like a takeaway joint from the outside but it's bigger on the inside with upstairs seating as well. The pizzas were okay, bases a bit chewy, toppings a bit bland but under £5 a go so fine. Friendly service.

1  Thank raskolnikov
Reviewed 29 December 2007

my brother thinks they have great pizza. I've never discovered any spec in it, but he might be right, try it :)

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Reviewed 22 November 2007

Normally, I would never enter an Italian restaurant called Don Francesco in Budapest, especially not on Mészáros Street. But it wasn't a normal day. When I first got in I was flicked up and hungry, so I ordered a plain bolognese. It was simply good...More

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Reviewed 13 November 2007

dull pizza place with even duller pizzas ((

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Nearby
District I / Buda
The historical center to a city with a multifarious
and intricate past, Buda has some of the most
outstanding buildings in Europe and an enviable
natural landscape with stunning views onto the Danube.
Centered around the Royal Palace, it provides a
glimpse into the golden years of the Austro-Hungarian
empire and the lives led by the aristocracy at the
time. Matthias Church, beside the palace, hosted many
...More
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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Meszaros utca 12/I, Budapest 1016, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District I / Buda
  • Neighbourhood: District I / Buda
  • Phone Number: +36 1 212 7024
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