Restaurants

Our restaurants are located in the World Heritage Buda Castle district, in the Buda Castle Gastronomic Quarter, and in downtown Pest, in the Gozsdu Courtyard, at the National Opera House, and at the Kempinski Hotel.

Our restaurants in Buda

Pierrot

Pierrot

Pierrot is a refined yet comfortable and relaxed, friendly Hungarian restaurant located in a 13th century old bakery house and have been a culinary landmark for 35 years. The kitchen is lead by Mr Lajos Lutz, the menu features contemporary interpretations of real Hungarian specialities made from the best ingredients. Our restaurant has been featured by Michelin Guide and Gault Millau Guide since 2005.

21 Hungarian Kitchen

21 Hungarian Kitchen

Hungarian cuisine from the "good old days" gets a modern update at 21. The dishes maintain all the rich flavors of their original preparations, but here they are lighter, celebrating fresh ingredients from the farmer's market. This is an old-fashioned, quality Hungarian restaurant re-imagined through a modern lens.

Pest-Buda Bistro

Pest-Buda Bistro

An important gastronomic institution honoring Grandma's homestyle kitchen for several decades, using the best ingredients with love and care. We only carry Hungarian wines rich with personality and like to highlight those special bottles that are the territory of true wine aficionados.

Pest-Buda Terasz

Pest-Buda Terasz

Gawk at Matthias Church with a coffee or Hungarian craft beer at this alfresco café-bistro surrounded by the beautifully landscapes chestnut trees of Hess András Square. Open from March to November.

Baltazár Grill

Baltazár Grill

Baltazár is a family owned and managed "institution", a gastronomic hub: Hungarian grill & winebar. Warm, friendly, understated atmoshpere. A haunt for a coffee, a glass of wine, the best meal or just for lounging. Kitchen with honest and authentic ingredients prepared to perfection in the handmade Josper charcoal grill. Wine bar with the best wine selection from the Carpathian Basin.

Jamie's Italian

Jamie's Italian

Jamie's Italian Buda Castle in Jamie Oliver's first restaurant in Central Europe, located in the historic Buda Castle. The restaurant is spacious and full of light, the perfect place to enjoy a meal with friends or family, or stop in for a drink at the end of the day. The unique menu is packed with Jamie's Italian classics, artisan pizzas, craft beer and plenty of fantastic local and Italian wines.

Spíler Biergarten

Spíler Biergarten

Spíler, the popular Pest bistro and bar, now has a Buda outpost: close to Buda Palace under the shade of Kapisztrián Square's chestnut tree. Here, craft beers, spritzers, burgers and Tokaj-infused bratwurst are enjoyed in the great outdoors. Open from March to November.

Our restaurants in Pest

Spíler Original

Spíler Original

A favorite among downtown locals, the iconic Spíler serves up street food and Hungarian microbrews against the animated backdrop of the restaurant & bar, located in the Gozsdu Court.

Spíler Shanghai

Spíler Shanghai

Sibling to the bustling Spíler, Spíler Shanghai is at once a bistro, bar and club, where Asian-inspired food, modern street food and a slate of Japanese, Chinese, Thai and Sinaporean beers are sipped at the massive bar. During the weekends, the Midnight arrival of a DJ ensures the party atmosphere is maintained well into the night. A Secret Bar is coveted for private soirees.

Opera Café

Opera Café

Tucked inside the iconic Milos Ybl-designed Hungarian State Opera House, Opera Café makes for an equally grand pre-or post-performance stop. Salads, pastas, sandwiches, wine and specialty coffee are all savored against a glamorous ambiance.

ÉS Bisztró

ÉS Bisztró

Located inside the Kempinski Hotel, ÉS is a comfortable brasserie-wine bar-pub with a welcoming terrace to relish classic Hungarian and Viennese dishes and grilled meats and fish. Perfect choice for Sunday family lunches. (ÉS means AND in Hungarian.)

ÉS Deli

ÉS Deli

Inspired by those New York fixtures, ÉS Deli is a quick-casual dining concept bringing together specialty coffee, just-baked pastries and gourmet sandwiches. Health-conscious diners will appreciate specialties like Bircher muesli and made-to-order fruit and vegetable juices.

Take a look at our hotels

Our modern design boutique hotels are located in the heart of the historic city center of Budapest, the World Heritage Buda Castle district. The neighborhood of our small luxury hotels is also a key gastronomic quarter with unique and celebrated restaurants and terraces.