The Best Truly Local Bars in Budapest

If you were a drink, what kind of drink would you be? A modest but honest after-work beer? A mustache-twirlingly innovative craft IPA? A delicate artisanal wine? Perhaps a flashy cocktail with a memorable name? Budapest has a local, hand-picked bar for you no matter what glass you come in. Our locals have your back, so buckle up, for the night is long and full of wonders.

Bambi Eszpresszó – A good old presso

Bambi Eszpresszó – A good old presso

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“Bambi Eszpresszó” in Budapest is a typical Hungarian presszó. It’s stayed the same since 1962, and my father says the mood is identical with those times.

Full Article by Zoltán Fejes

Barba Negra Concert Hall – Festive season all year

Barba Negra Concert Hall – Festive season all year

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“Barba Negra Concert Hall” is one of Budapest’s most important alt/rock scenes. Easy to enter, no waiting, safe, fairly priced drinks, top bands…

Full Article by Mihály Lippai

Becketts Irish Bar – The Irish heart of Budapest

Becketts Irish Bar – The Irish heart of Budapest

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“Becketts Irish Bar” in Budapest is the ultimate Irish pub in the city. I like their shepherd’s pie as well as their variety of whiskeys & Guinness on tap.

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Bookta – Like a Hungarian writer

Bookta – Like a Hungarian writer

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“Bookta” in Budapest is a former bookstore turned into a cafe. Its specialty are its daily menus, drinks & coffees inspired by acclaimed local writers…

Full Article by Claudia Leporatti

Boutiq’bar – Definitely the best cocktails in town

Boutiq’bar – Definitely the best cocktails in town

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“Boutiq’bar” in Budapest has the best cocktails in town, period, especially their whiskey sours. I can easily imagine James Bond drinking a martini here…

Full Article by Iulia Notaros

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