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Koleves

#113 of 2,425 Restaurants in Budapest
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
District VII / Jewish Quarter
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Kazinczy utca 41., Budapest 1075, Hungary
+36 1 322 1011
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09:00 - 01:00
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Mon - Thu 08:00 - 01:00
Fri 08:00 - 00:00
Sat - Sun 09:00 - 01:00
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Barcelona, Spain
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We went today for lunch. The food was good and it was free of flavour enhancers, glutamato and other artificial things. I highly recommend this place if you like high quality of food.

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Thank guilleemm
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely meal here and loved the decor and atmosphere. Deservedly packed out on a Monday night which did mean although our starters and mains were on time, we had to wait ages for dessert. But I would definitely recommend it.

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1 Thank HelenJN
Plovdiv, Bulgaria
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The service is disappointing for a place like this. As much as I love the interior, and as I appreciated the nice ideas for the menu and the good quality of the ingredients - the people who were serving us were unprofessional, the uninterested staff was chatting and laughing loudly at the bar without looking out for the customers. It... More 

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Thank Ebesi
Barcelona, Spain
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went a big international group from a conference, and....all of us we were delighted with the experience!! The food was amazing, also the service, so helpful! So this would definitely be a restaurant where I would go back! (The goose and the duck were incredibly good)

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1 Thank MimiMarques
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44 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant was amazing. I really enjoyed the duck that I had and found the atmosphere of the place to be really nice as well. Prices were good and the staff was very helpful. I think it's an excellent restaurant and would highly recommend it.

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Thank Emily M
San Francisco, California
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38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kőleves has been a favorite of ours for at least 6 years. We have visited B'pest yearly since 2000 & have enjoyed this restaurant multiple times during each visit. The food has always been excellent & the staff friendly and helpful. This year the food was still very good & we & our friends all enjoyed our meals. While I... More 

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Thank Dennis B
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place was recommended by our walking tour guide who was local and wasn't disappointed at all!!!! The food drinks and service was fantastic and very very reasonable!!!

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Thank GaryH68
Berlin, Germany
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151 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The venue is better than the drinks! Great outdoor bar, wonderful atmosphere in summer. Drinks are ok, nothing special, but the vibe is great.

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Thank JamesJames1014
Manchester, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Loved this place: the menu is around half vegetarian and half meat - a perfect match for a couple who is one of each. All dishes were sublime, really tasty. The service was fantastic too - very friendly and attentive without being over-bearing. Loved it and can't wait to go back.

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Thank Anna186394
London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

The food here was delicious and gluten free options were labelled clearly which gave me confidence ordering. Good wine selection & great atmosphere, even on a Wednesday evening. Food was fresh and full of flavour.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Eastern European, Central European, Hungarian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Kosher, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 01:00
Monday
08:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 01:00
Thursday
08:00 - 01:00
Friday
08:00 - 00:00
Saturday
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kazinczy utca 41., Budapest 1075, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District VII / Jewish Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: District VII / Jewish Quarter
  • Phone Number: +36 1 322 1011

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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 Moorish in style, crowned by the twin onion shaped domes, the Synagogue is the very emblem of District VII and one of the main attractions in the capital.
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