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Café Párisi – Lotz Hall, Budapest

Café Párisi – Lotz Hall, Budapest

One of the jewels of Budapest's illustrious Belle Époque, the 19th-century Lotz Hall – originally a casino – was extensively renovated and transformed into the Art Nouveau-style Paris Department Store (the sign "Párisi Nagy Áruház" is still visible on the façade) at the onset of the 20th century.

With its frescos by Károly Lotz, huge mirrors, golden ornaments and sparkling chandeliers, this opulent hall on Andrássy Avenue now houses the French-style Café Párisi, a magnet for both locals and tourists to spend a quiet hour imbibing the atmosphere whilst drinking coffee or tea, having a slice of cake, and being serenaded by a stunning grand piano. You pay a small premium on the beverages/cakes but the setting makes it worth it.

Opening Hours:
Thu-Tue: 10am-8pm; Wed: 10am-9pm

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Sight Name: Café Párisi – Lotz Hall
Sight Location: Budapest, Hungary
Sight Type: Food/Drink
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