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Mokus utca 22 | H1036, Budapest 1036, Hungary
+36 1 368 0613
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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European, Eastern European, Central European, Hungarian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Mokus utca 22 | H1036, Budapest 1036, Hungary
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Reviewed 2 days ago

If you are looking for trying the flavors of Hungary, then this place is a must I believe. They almost have all the classic Hungarian dishes and they execute them perfectly. The staff is always friendly and helpful. When you enter the the restaurante you...More

Thank Haber88
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We tried the goulash and the pork with the kale, was very good! As well the service and the place is it very cozy!

Thank Giulia S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic place for a traditional Hungarian meal ! Portion sizes are generous and food delicious ! Staff are friendly and will willingly suggest what you should try !

Thank LeniVJ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we had a lovely evening here. Food excellent and staff very friendly and helpful so would recommend it if you are only interested in finding a nice place to eat. We especially booked this restaurant for the gypsy music but was disappointed that we could...More

Thank CementingFutures
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my fiance who is Hungarian chef went to this place on 2nd of Jan and without a second thought we have revisited on next day for lunch as well. Absolutely outstanding dishes and service. Food is delicious! We will definitely come back !

1  Thank Aleksandra M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of my colleagues recommended the Kehli. Then we visited with my friends to taste Hungarian’s cuisine. I really like it. Restaurant is not in the old town near the new big apartments. But you can find many traditional Hungarian meals. As anappetizer you should...More

Thank Cenk K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our AirBNB host told us that this was her go-to for authentic Hungarian food. So we called and made a Saturday night reservation. This was, hands down, the best choice we could have made for dinner while here. The appetizer pancakes with pork were mouth...More

Thank Katie M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A friend told us to eat at Kelhi. When we looked at the location ont he map, we were not so sure anymore. Then, we crossed the path of an old lady (very classy). We asked for our way. When she read the restaurant’s name,...More

Thank nicovaud
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

We came following the recommendations of the site. The more we expect, the more we got let down. We had to wait almost an hour. We ordered a goulash and fish dish. Other guests who arrived later were welcomed. On our table were two bowls...More

Thank Zeev N
Gergely C, Owner at Kehli, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2017

Dear Zeev N, I’m Sorry for You had to wait too long. We can always serve starters and soups very quickly, to prepare the mains takes more time, especially when we have many orders. I‘m sure You misunderstood the invoice, because we NEVER charged our...More

Reviewed 4 December 2017

Just in walking distance to the Vasarely Museum, we discovered this place rather by chance. A warm and cosy place to be and to enjoy delicious Hungarian cuisine and fine (red) wines. Yummy desserts! Sorry, but you must go for it. Very charming, yet distinguished...More

Thank artimee
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3 October 2016|
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Response from Rock639 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Aida, I posted a review about the restaurant, I'm not the owner. However, I really recommend a meal there. Go hungry, the plates are big! James
17 July 2015|
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Response from Gergely C | Property representative |
I'm sorry answering so late, but I'm on abroad and I haven't gót internet access so far... Honestly our menu is meat based, but we have salads. We aren't the heaven of vegans, but if you decide to visít us, we try to do our... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$37
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, 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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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
  • E-mail
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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