Hungary

Mazel Tov, Budapest

Mazel Tov, Budapest

If there’s gonna be one restaurant I’d recommend for anyone heading to Budapest, it’ll be the one that was recommended to me! My cousin lived a little while in the capital, getting to know the scene, and Mazel Tov was top of her list. And […]

Stika, Budapest

Stika, Budapest

If you liked it, you should have Stika fork in it. Stika in District VII of Budapest is a very hip coffee and brunch joint that’s popular with the locals. So popular they even ran out of half the menu on the following day when […]

Desszert Neked, Budapest

Desszert Neked, Budapest

Don’t get too excited, “neked” is Hungarian for “to you” and nothing to do with being nude. Luckily, I dressed appropriate. Of course, you can get excited about Desszert Neked as they offer some stunning patisserie and ice-cream. It’s a very cool joint. And I also […]

Kéhli Vendéglő, Budapest

Kéhli Vendéglő, Budapest

My dining experience at Kéhli Vendéglő was the most traditional of my time in Budapest. Kehli is a bit out of the way compared to the bloc of restaurants in the city, but on the plus side, it’s removed from the usual tourist trappings. The portions […]

Cafe Cirkusz, District VII, Budapest

Cafe Cirkusz, District VII, Budapest

After being dropped off by my shuttle bus in a seemingly random location, I staggered over to Cafe Cirkusz before I completely collapsed from starvation. Fret not, there is some hyperbole there. At a later afternoon hour, there isn’t much of a crowd at Cafe […]

New York Cafe, Budapest

New York Cafe, Budapest

Advertised as the world’s most beautiful cafe in the world, it’s hard to disagree after experiencing the opulence of New York Cafe yourself. These days, it’s more of a tourist hotspot, with queues of tourists ready to snap up the food and on their cameras. […]

Laci Konyha, Budapest

Laci Konyha, Budapest

My last weekend saw me adventuring out to Budapest, Hungary. And that’s not a city I knew much about at all. But I landed back in London feeling like I saw a unique place that’s well worth visiting. And well worth raving about. My last […]