The Best Local Shopping Spots in Budapest

The month’s salary burning in your pockets? Itching to get gifts for friends and family? Curious to find the very best stores, bookshops and markets in Budapest? Is browsing your number one hobby? We understand, and so do our locals, who have their own favorite hidden gems, top picks for when nothing but a bit of window (or actual) shopping will do the trick. Check out their recommended local shops and never fall in a tourist trap again.

Alföldi Cipő – Hungarian leather shoes and slippers

Alföldi Cipő – Hungarian leather shoes and slippers

Image by Fejes Zoltán

“Alföldi Cipő” and their outlet in Budapest do not follow the same big-name trends to be found in regular shoe fashion. They’ve stuck to quality…

Full Article by Zoltán Fejes

Arioso – Tea, furniture & flowers

Arioso – Tea, furniture & flowers

Image by Ferenc Nadai

“Arioso” is a friendly, quiet coffee-, furniture and flower shop in Budapest. I like it because I can sit there for a tea and hot sandwich whenever!

Full Article by Kálmán Faragó

Artushka – Design souvenir shop

Artushka – Design souvenir shop

Image by Mihály Lippai

“Artushka” Budapest is my favourite design & souvenir shop. All items are handcrafted n Hungary and most of the items are wooden or organic.

Full Article by Mihály Lippai

Ázsia Bt. – Exotic food shop

Ázsia Bt. – Exotic food shop

Image by Julianna Kató

“Ázsia Bt.” Budapest is the kind of shop I spend hours just wandering around looking at the shelves. In fact, the abundance of options might be a problem!

Full Article by Julianna Kató

Bahia – Exotic decoration and clothes

Bahia – Exotic decoration and clothes

Image by Julianna Kató

“Bahia” is where I used to shop a lot when I was a hippie. I still visit this shop to look for decorations and accessories for my home…

Full Article by Julianna Kató

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