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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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Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Dohany utca 5, Budapest 1074, Hungary
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Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

I first ate in Fausto's original restaurant in 1999, or maybe it was a year or two earlier; it was the gold standard for Italian food in Budapest then, and despite moving to another location - and subsequently returning to its original location - it...More

Thank Grantski
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Top level 5-course dinner and top level service at very reasonable price. Everything was made to perfection - even the bread was first-class!!

Thank HEWP60
Reviewed 29 April 2017

We ate three meals at Fausto's during our stay in Budapest and found all of the to be delightful. We could find no fault with their perfect house-made pasta to their wonderfully prepared meat and fish dishes. We opted to share a pot of their...More

Thank Len C
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

A delicious duck pasta served with an good Italian wine. The staff was very polite and professional. I recommend to have lunch/dinner here.

Thank Wietse D
Reviewed 6 April 2017

We can across this restaurant by chance one evening when viewing the Synagogue (which is a beautiful site at night). We took a chance and were delighted. They help you with your wine selection primarily because the Hungarian wine list is difficult to understand if...More

Thank hollytreebarbara
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

We have just had a family dinner here. We are not very often but regular customers. For long years, the food, service, wines are the best in Budapest i have ever met all together, as an experience. We had the degustation menu - with slight...More

Thank Monika A
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We have been visiting Fausto's with my family, girlfriends etc since more than 4 years. Every time I spend a night in Budapest it is sure to eat there... Why? :) They do a really good fine-dining kitchen with a regularly changing menu, mostly from...More

Thank Péter Zsolt T
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

This Italian inspired restaurant in Budapest is centrally located and I have to say beautifully appointed. We were a party of some 25 people and it was a great experience - the food was very good - well prepared, ingredients were of a high quality...More

Thank rra_100
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Coming from Italy I wasn't too keen on my first dining experience in Budapest being Italian food! My husband and I dined with my sister and brother in law for lunch and we were pleasantly surprised by the outstanding service and contemporary Italian dishes with...More

Thank Reneeb80
Reviewed 15 November 2016

An amazing dining experience from start to finish. The waiters were attentive, patient, observant and kind, humorous and service minded. We were 8 who had booked a table, but 10 upon arrival and the table upstais was rapidly set for 2 extra. Once seated we...More

1  Thank Julie E
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, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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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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