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Meszaros utca 64, Budapest 1016, Hungary
+36 1 225 3965
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good18%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“teriyaki” (2 reviews)
“sushi” (3 reviews)
“mangalica” (4 reviews)
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Japanese, Asian
$$ - $$$
Meszaros utca 64, Budapest 1016, Hungary
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

Daikichi is closed and will not be reopened. It was one of the finest family restaurant in Europe serving Japanese food. We loved it and will miss it quality, the modesty and quietness.

Thank goston
Reviewed 11 May 2017

The entrance is so discreet, you do not know what to expect. You take a few steps and you jump to a tiny restaurant in a smaller street in a smaller Japanese town. Down-to-basics decoration (=none), chairs, tables and a couple of Japanese guests, who...More

1  Thank László K
Reviewed 17 March 2017

It is definitely a hidden gem in a not so charming location. The food is perfect. The service is charming and professional too.

1  Thank AntiRiad
Reviewed 11 December 2015

It is a real authentic Japanese experience. The interior is very Japanese and the menu also. Very far from a sushi place. I had tune with rice and miso soup, seaweed salat and pork bbq. All were special and delicious. The owner serves and he...More

2  Thank Akos K
Reviewed 23 November 2015

I was there with my boyfriend for dinner. The place is very hidden, I've never seen it before, although I was born and raised in Budapest. We walked through the asian signed door and inside no one has greeted us. We got down to the...More

6  Thank Dudueats
Reviewed 21 March 2015

Good food but a little expensive, not busy but can now understand why. The owner is rude, un-friendly & does not understand good customer service. Shame really because everything else was ok.

6  Thank Sama K
Reviewed 8 December 2013 via mobile

i and my friend went here and ordered 4menu. soba and teriyaki are a bit salty but teriyaki one is good tast ! prices are a bit expensive and foods are small portions but they are delicious, good to eat there BUT the owner is...More

6  Thank Smilekkk
Reviewed 25 November 2013

I travel to Japan very offen, and i like and know the japanese food. This very small and discrete restaurants remember me to the original japanese Izakayas of Tokyo... The owner is japanese, the clients mainly too. The dishes are fantastic, it is difficult chose...More

4  Thank Péter T
Reviewed 13 April 2012

This little restaurant is always mentioned as one of the best Japanese restaurants in Budapest. It is not located in a fancy neighbourhood so it requires some courage to enter. You should go downstairs. At the time of our visit it was full of smoke,...More

1  Thank nagytibi
Reviewed 1 October 2011

In a nondescript area, in a nondescript building and with non descript decor. Yet just about fantastic! Pure Japanese cuisine, but, very cleverly, with local ingredients: mangalica sukiyaki! Delicious and perfect. Soba soup was as good as it gets. Prices, for the quality, were more...More

1  Thank VirgilioPellandini
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
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  • Address: Meszaros utca 64, Budapest 1016, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District I / Buda
  • Neighbourhood: District I / Buda
  • Phone Number: +36 1 225 3965
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