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.

Csendes Vintage Bar & Café – Surrealist blast

Csendes Vintage Bar & Café – Surrealist blast

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“Csendes Vintage Bar & Café” in Budapest means ‘quiet’ but the name is a bit misleading – it’s a buzzy ruin bar without the rains & a comfortable eatery…

Full Article by Claudia Leporatti

Élesztőház – Paradise for beer geeks and not only

Élesztőház – Paradise for beer geeks and not only

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“Élesztőház” (or ‘yeast house’) in Budapest features the best and most recent fever dreams of Hungarian breweries, and their imagination knows no limits…

Full Article by Iulia Notaros

Fecske Presszó – A second home for students

Fecske Presszó – A second home for students

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“Fecske Presszó” Budapest located just near the Szabó Ervin library is a popular spot among students but also locals looking for a nice meal and drink…

Full Article by Julianna Kató

Ibolya Espresso – Retro bar with retro drink

Ibolya Espresso – Retro bar with retro drink

Image by Zoltan Fejes

“Ibolya Espresso” Budapest is a normal retro bar with a terrace. The reason I love it is because they have the old-school Hungarian fizzy drink: Bambi…

Full Article by Zoltán Fejes

Kadarka Wine Bar – Hungarian wines

Kadarka Wine Bar – Hungarian wines

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“Kadarka Wine Bar” in Budapest is my first thought when I’m meeting up with friends or planning a business meeting. My personal favourite for real talk…

Full Article by Mihály Lippai

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