Part café, part restaurant, part bar, Keksz is a hybrid space located under the stately arch that marks the entry point of Budapest's party district. There are a handful of passable traditional Hungarian dishes here—including a goulash soup (€5), a catfish paprikash (€7), and a lecsó (€6), which is similar to a ratatouille—but you're best off sticking to the breakfast-all-day offerings like the scrambled eggs or the panini selections.
The crowd consists of a healthy mix of locals and tourists, many of whom come here for coffee or drinks only. One of the best things about Keksz is how cheap it is, especially compared to the rest of the neighborhood; a glass of beer or wine runs only €2. If you like IPAs, go for "Keksz," the hoppy house ale on draft.