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Fausto's Osteria

Dohany utca 5, Budapest 1074, Hungary
+36 1 269 6806
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (24 reviews)
“tuna tartare” (2 reviews)
“panna cotta” (3 reviews)
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Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Dohany utca 5, Budapest 1074, Hungary
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Reviewed 18 July 2010

Agreed with the positive reviews, this is a top notch dining choice in Budapest. Home made pastas, incredible wine, great service, and fresh seafood.

1  Thank mrpilit
Reviewed 27 May 2010

I love both the food and the restaurant itself - nice waiters, great service and terrific food. There is just nothing to complain about! :) I tried all Italian restaurants in town and this is far the best.

Thank KisgyorgyEva
Reviewed 27 February 2010

We were at the Osteria last Monday night and it was truly fantastic. The restaurant is not very big so do book ahead, but it is beautifully decorated, with a fantastic menu that was full of fresh ingredients and authentic Italian dishes! I had pasta...More

1  Thank littlerach23
Reviewed 15 August 2009

We dined at Fausto's Osteria on the last night of the Budapest visit based on the positive reviews on this page. We were not disappointed. The waiters were very professional and helpful. The restaurant is very modern with a great ambiance. Many locals visited on...More

1  Thank StellaNova
Reviewed 17 July 2009

We ate here based on favorable reviews in trip advisor and had a late lunch. It is oppisite the Dohany Synagogue in Budapest and a great plavce to go after a tour. The food was wonderful Italien and the advantage to a late lunch was...More

1  Thank sometime_traveler_9
Reviewed 6 July 2009

Very much in support of the other reviews . . . we had absolutely excellent food (really, really good), and even better service (freindly, courteous, quietly discreet, but also happy to engage with us and talk about Hungarian vs. Italian wines, to explain the dishes...More

Thank djw009
Reviewed 5 July 2009

One of the better italian restaurants in a city hosting some of the best italian restaurants outside italy... also by far the best service i have received since moving to budapest a year ago.... in short, definetly worth a visit!

1  Thank Agronicke
Reviewed 15 June 2009

Dined at this wonderful restaurant twice on our recent visit to Budapest. A wonderful modern Italian restaurant with an unexpected Hungarian twist, the food was sublime, the service attentive and discreet, and the bill surprisingly good value. Highly recommended!

3  Thank fiontra
Reviewed 14 June 2009

I just finished three days in Budapest and a sampling of four restaurants highly rated on TripAdvisor. Fausto's Osteria is one of my top picks for the great food, excellent service, pleasant atrmosphere, and good value, For dinner I had a light salad and a...More

1  Thank MontanaVoyager
Reviewed 21 May 2009

Not just 'an Italian', this smart but relaxed restaurant offers a Hungarian take on Italian classics. So risotto comes studded with flakes of goose liver and flavoured with Tokaj, and alongside the proseccos and soaves stand some of the most delectable Hungarian wines around. The...More

2  Thank Didact
District VII / Jewish Quarter
District VII is the very heart of Budapest and houses
the city’s Jewish Quarter. Its streets are lively and
colorful, its buildings narrate different histories in
an assortment of architectural styles, and its cafes
and bars are frequented and loved by the enthusiastic
crowds. Grand and magnificent, the striking star of
the district is the Great Synagogue, the largest in
Europe and one of the biggest in the world. Distinctly
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dohany utca 5, Budapest 1074, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District VII / Jewish Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: District VII / Jewish Quarter
  • Phone Number: +36 1 269 6806
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