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Kehli

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$$ - $$$
Óbuda-Békásmegyer
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Mokus utca 22 | H1036, Budapest 1036, Hungary
+36 1 368 0613
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12:00 - 00:00
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Bratislava, Slovakia
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162 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We made 2 visits to this place recently, and while neither of our dinners was absolutely perfect, both were good. Service was friendly, if perhaps a bit slow at times. On our first night, we had steaks, which were relatively good. Our waiter recommended a bottle of really good Hungarian red wine. On the second night, one of us ordered... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a place. It may look ordinary from outside, but the interior's beatiful. Beef goulash was delicious, of the best I've had.

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Bicester, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying a hotel nearby and this was recommended by the staff. We didn't have a table booked but they fit us in. The atmosphere was relaxing and they had musician and singer and music wasn't too loud so you could still talk. The food was yummy but big portions I would recommend sharing as I eat a lot... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

We went there with a small group. The waiters were really nice, but I think they imagine that they are nobles according to their behavior. The food made me remind to the good old times when I was living in this country. I can recommend it

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Thank Viktor V
Atlanta, Georgia
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128 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

Expected much more. Very disappointed with food : cook do not understand mean of raw ,medium rear or well done. Music was disappoint too .Poor. The only good was staff.Friendly. Overpriced ! Not Recommended.

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Thank Milan S
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Hidden away in narrow streets of Obuda, this gem offers visitors and locals a glimpse of Budapest culture. The food is wholesome, plentiful and varied. Something for everyone who enjoys traditional fare. So much choice makes it difficult, as waiters pass carrying such variety, that only want to make you want more, but, of course, you've probably eaten all you... More 

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Thank Fraser G
Milan, Italy
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201 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

This place is a tipical hungarian place. Food is excellent very very tasty the waighters are not the friendliest ones but they are ok. U should try the food on the pics they are typical hungarian and u can not make a wring choice. Reservation is better otherwise no chance nor for lunch nor for dinner

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Recommended by our hotel staff, this is basically a restaurant four locals, and a 15-20 min taxi ride from the city centre. The food was excellent, with very generous portions. We left the wine choice to the waiter, and weee not disappointed. Service was good and the live music was not to loud or intrusive. Ask your hotel to order... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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99 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

Close to the Aquincum Hotel, so a little out of town, but this restaurant is well worth a visit. Certainly beats the Hotel restaurant hands down. Traditional surroundings, a lively band playing gypsy music, and super friendly staff. All of the food was fabulous, good sized portions, well presented and well cooked. Nothing out of the ordinary on the menu,... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

First off, the service is terrible. When we asked to recommend us some red wine the waiter just said OK, and was about to bring us some wine. When we asked for explanations he looked frustrated and brought wine cart that was in hungarian. When we asked to show where to look for red and show what he wanted to... More 

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Thank Daniil N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$16 - US$32
Cuisine
European, Eastern European, Central European, Hungarian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mokus utca 22 | H1036, Budapest 1036, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > Óbuda-Békásmegyer
  • Neighbourhood: Óbuda-Békásmegyer
  • Phone Number: +36 1 368 0613
Description
Located in the oldest part of Buda, this restaurant first opened in 1899. Enjoy traditional Hungarian cuisine and relax to live Gypsy music, except on Mondays.

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