“Who has never belonged to any nation can never belong to the mankind....
Only those people can become world citizens, who were the citizens of a county earlier”
So that not only the body, but also the soul can find nourishment!
The ARAZ restaurant of the Continental Hotel Budapest and the Hungarian Folk Embassy have undertaken a common project; they have set the objective of including the Hungarian dishes and folk music in the everyday life within the frameworks of a high standard entertainment.
Here, at the ARAZ restaurant , our guests are expected with traditional Hungarian flavours, with a buffet table selection made up by our chef, Barka Áron every Friday, week by week. The popular Grey Cattle Goulash Soup with Homemade Pinched Noodles, Catfish Stew with Ewe’s Cottage-cheese Pasta, Goose Leg and “Cvekedli” Pasta with Steamed Cabbage, furthermore Poppy-seed Dumplings with Vanilla Sauce come to the table. Our dishes are offered with a wine selection - that fits the dishes perfectly - from 3 Hungarian wine regions: Kadarka, Kéknyelű and Rosé wines.
Our guests can enjoy their meals while listening to non-stop background music, and after 8 p.m. they can view a presentation of 20 minutes with informative explanations in a few sentences (on request, it is also presented in English, German, Italian and Polish). With help of the dancers performing within the frameworks of the programme, you can get acquainted with the folk costumes and dances of that certain region, as well as with the traditional or the big string orchestra line-up; two violins, three- or four-stringed violas, dulcimer, bass. The guests can enjoy the folk music of Szatmár, Kalotaszeg, Mezőség and Székely Land and other regions provided by the Hungarian Folk Embassy and its friends under the leading of two Junior Prima Award winners.
The aim of this evening is to serve not only the foreign guests of the Hotel, but the visitors from Budapest as well; to provide an opportunity for those people, who are keen on refined entertainment of high standards, and last but not least it also offers an elegant meeting place for the representative reception of foreign guests.
Date:7th March - 28th November (every Friday evening) 7 p.m.
Pálinka or a glass of Hungarian sparkling wine
Grey Cattle Goulash Soup with Home-made Pinched Noodles
“An appetizer from the attic”
Roasted Duck Liver in its Fat
Home-made Mixes Pickles
Salad Buffet with Ingredients, Dressings
Catfish Stew with Ewe’s Cottage-Cheese Pasta
Goose Leg and “Cvekedli” Pasta with Steamed Cabbage
The Best Parts of the Pork Budapest style, served with Rosemary Potato
Stuffed Chicken Gödöllő art with Rice and Greenpeas
Letcho Egg Barley with Roasted Gyulai Sausage
Strudel Stuffed with Sour Cherry and Cottage-Cheese
Gundel Pancake with Creamy Walnut filling and Chocolate Sauce
Poppy-seed Bread Pudding with Vanilla Sauce
Free parking in our underground parking lot in Nyár Street.
Prices include unlimited food consumption, 3 glasses of wine per person and the programme with live music.
Arrival: until 6:50 p.m. Please, keep the arrival time accurately.
Pre-booking is required due to the limited capacity.
Telephone: +36 1-815-1100
More information about the Folk Embassy (www.folkembassy.hu)