in Erzsébetváros & the Jewish Quarter

Exterior of Menza restaurant.

This stylish restaurant on one of Budapest’s more lively squares takes its name from the Hungarian for a school canteen – something it is anything but. It’s always packed with diners, who come for its simple but well-prepared Hungarian classics with a modern twist, in trendy, mid-century-style dining rooms. Weekday two-course set lunches are 1390Ft.