Pubs in Budapest
Visiting Pubs in Budapest
- Tip One – try the local beers like Dreher and Soproni which are significantly cheaper than beers like Heineken.
- Tip Two – don’t try and pay a small pub bill with large denomination notes.
- Tip Three – avoid the touristy areas for much cheaper drinks.
Everyone enjoys a trip to the pub and thankfully for everyone Budapest has lots of good pubs to enjoy. Pubs in Budapest offer both international beers (Heineken is popular) and more locally produced beers like Dreher and Soproni.
The price of a 0.5l (remember it is metric here) can be anywhere from 500HUF (about £1.50) to 1000HUF (about £3.00) depending on where you are drinking. If you are in a tourist area expect to pay the higher price.
If it is your first visit to Budapest you will definitely want to visit one of the many famous ruin pubs / ruin bars and if you are a returning visitor you will want to know what is currently hot in town which is where are recommendations for pubs in Budapest come in.
List of Pubs in Budapest
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Located close to St Stephen's Basilica you can expect reasonably priced drinks and food, polite service and friendly surroundings from the Captain Cook Pub.
The John Bull Sports pub is a British pub located in the V district of Budapest close to some of the most popular hotels on the Pest side.
The Irish Cat Pub is located in Budapest's V district opposite the Hungarian National Museum.
Caledonia Budapest Scottish Pub is a little taste of Scotland in Budapest serving haggis, Belhaven Best, ciders and Scotches.
You can find everything you could want from a youthful and civilized bar at Majorka Café House & Pub.
Fehér Gyűrű Pub opened its doors in the fall of 1990 and is one of the best known and most popular pubs in Budapest.
Cactus Juice Pub is a gastro pub located in the VI district of Budapest.
Pointer pub on Teréz körút is an English style pub located in the VI district of Budapest.
Janis' Pub is an Irish Pub located in the V district close to Kalvin tér in the heart of Budapest and is dedicated to the legendary singer Janis Joplin.
Located in Budapest's IX district Orfeusz Pub is popular with locals offering a selection of draft beers and Hungarian style snacks.
Map Showing Pubs in Budapest
The following map shows the location of some of the best pubs in Budapest.
forBudapest Pub Crawl
If you like to meet people and you like pubs you will definitely like the forBudapest pub crawl.