Best pubs in Budapest

Check out the top pubs in Budapest, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Szimpla Kert
1. Szimpla Kert
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844 local reviews
14 Kazinczy u., VII. kerület
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+36 20 261 8669
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Peter
Szimpla kert is the pearl of the Szimpla ruin pub-chain, since it was among the first pubs of this kind. The o…
Adel
The #1 ruin pub of Bp., a must visit place because of its special atmosphere. Its busy every night. Every Sund…
Kornel
Szimpla Kert"-The legendary Szimpla Kert is the most complex and best-known ruin pub in Budapest. The sprawlin…
1. Szimpla Kert
1. Szimpla Kert
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844 local reviews
14 Kazinczy u., VII. kerület
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+36 20 261 8669
Peter
Peter
Szimpla kert is the pearl of the Szimpla ruin pub-chain, since it was among the first pubs of this kind. The only rule is that there are no …
Adel
Adel
The #1 ruin pub of Bp., a must visit place because of its special atmosphere. Its busy every night. Every Sunday there's a farmer's market w…
Kornel
Kornel
Szimpla Kert"-The legendary Szimpla Kert is the most complex and best-known ruin pub in Budapest. The sprawling club located at 14 Kazinczy …
2. instant club
2. instant club
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273 local reviews
51 Akácfa u., VII. kerület
Closed · Opens 4:00 PM
+36 70 638 5040
BarNight clubPoint of interest
Kornel
The place called "INSTANT" positoned itself as Budapest’s most unique ruin pub, a legend, that is as famous as…
Peter
Another hotspot of the downtown is Instant offering different choices in the busy Nagymező Street. The dance f…
Edit
INSTANT is truly the enchanted forest of Budapest's ruin pubs and bars. Featuring 26 rooms, 7 bars, 2 gardens …
2. instant club
2. instant club
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273 local reviews
51 Akácfa u., VII. kerület
Closed · Opens 4:00 PM
+36 70 638 5040
Kornel
Kornel
The place called "INSTANT" positoned itself as Budapest’s most unique ruin pub, a legend, that is as famous as the Parliament, the Hero’s Sq…
Peter
Peter
Another hotspot of the downtown is Instant offering different choices in the busy Nagymező Street. The dance floor, the fooseball and the ar…
Edit
Edit
INSTANT is truly the enchanted forest of Budapest's ruin pubs and bars. Featuring 26 rooms, 7 bars, 2 gardens and 7 stages, the party never …
3. Gozsdu udvar
3. Gozsdu udvar
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348 local reviews
Gozsdu udvar, Bp
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Dávid
Gozsdu Courtyard (Gozsdu Udvar) is located in the Jewish quater. It is a series of courtyards amoung the build…
Barbara
Gozsdu-Court is in the heart of the city center. You can find here lot of restaurants, pubs, vine bar, coffee …
Zoltán
Gozsdu Court is the most vivid and trendy quarter of Budapest and a starting point of the popular ruin pub are…
3. Gozsdu udvar
3. Gozsdu udvar
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348 local reviews
Gozsdu udvar, Bp
Dávid
Dávid
Gozsdu Courtyard (Gozsdu Udvar) is located in the Jewish quater. It is a series of courtyards amoung the building full of bars, pub, restaur…
Barbara
Barbara
Gozsdu-Court is in the heart of the city center. You can find here lot of restaurants, pubs, vine bar, coffee places, dancing places, karaok…
Zoltán
Zoltán
Gozsdu Court is the most vivid and trendy quarter of Budapest and a starting point of the popular ruin pub area full with restaurants, bars,…
4. Kazinczy Street
4. Kazinczy Street
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156 local reviews
Kazinczy u., VII. kerület
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Erno & Maria
The Jewish Quarter's busiest and rather narrow lane bears the name Kazinczy Street since 1897, and connects Ki…
Kristóf
The recent years' ruin-pub craze started off here as well in 2004 with the opening of Szimpla Kert. Since then…
Esther
The prominent Kazinczy street in Jewish District, dubbed as Street of Culture (a Kultúra utcája), has been a a…
4. Kazinczy Street
4. Kazinczy Street
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156 local reviews
Kazinczy u., VII. kerület
Erno & Maria
Erno & Maria
The Jewish Quarter's busiest and rather narrow lane bears the name Kazinczy Street since 1897, and connects Király Street and Rákóczi Street…
Kristóf
Kristóf
The recent years' ruin-pub craze started off here as well in 2004 with the opening of Szimpla Kert. Since then, the street is home to street…
Esther
Esther
The prominent Kazinczy street in Jewish District, dubbed as Street of Culture (a Kultúra utcája), has been a a popular nightlife haunt since…
5. Liebling - Hidden Rooftop Bar
5. Liebling - Hidden Rooftop Bar
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114 local reviews
51 Akácfa u., VII. kerület
Closed · Opens 6:00 PM
+36 1 783 8820
BarPoint of interestEstablishment
Petra
Fogasház is one of the newest ruin pubs in the city. It's an arts center and a bar, a fusion of a cultural spa…
Bence
Not only a ruin pub, but a place which also hosts theaters for rehearsal, contemporary art galleries, civil l…
Stella
Great Ruin Pub with party atmosphere, pumping electro music, with live DJ, trendy interior design, 2 floors, …
5. Liebling - Hidden Rooftop Bar
5. Liebling - Hidden Rooftop Bar
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114 local reviews
51 Akácfa u., VII. kerület
Closed · Opens 6:00 PM
+36 1 783 8820
Petra
Petra
Fogasház is one of the newest ruin pubs in the city. It's an arts center and a bar, a fusion of a cultural space and a pub, welcoming contem…
Bence
Bence
Not only a ruin pub, but a place which also hosts theaters for rehearsal, contemporary art galleries, civil lectures and debates, film club…
Stella
Stella
Great Ruin Pub with party atmosphere, pumping electro music, with live DJ, trendy interior design, 2 floors, a few dance floors and a numbe…
6. Gozsdu Court
6. Gozsdu Court
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212 local reviews
13 Király u., VII. kerület
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+36 1 878 1300
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Miklos
Gozsdu has a great variety of cafes, bistros, restaurants, pubs, cocktail bars set in a trendy, chic bustling …
Andrea
The beautifully restored Gozsdu Courtyard, once the core of Budapest's Jewish quarter, is popular with locals…
Petra
The beautifully restored Gozsdu Courtyard, once the core of Budapest's Jewish quarter, is popular with locals…
6. Gozsdu Court
6. Gozsdu Court
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212 local reviews
13 Király u., VII. kerület
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+36 1 878 1300
Miklos
Miklos
Gozsdu has a great variety of cafes, bistros, restaurants, pubs, cocktail bars set in a trendy, chic bustling courtyard in the center of Bud…
Andrea
Andrea
The beautifully restored Gozsdu Courtyard, once the core of Budapest's Jewish quarter, is popular with locals. Packed with restaurants, pubs…
Petra
Petra
The beautifully restored Gozsdu Courtyard, once the core of Budapest's Jewish quarter, is popular with locals. Packed with restaurants, pubs…
7. Morrison's 2.
7. Morrison's 2.
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157 local reviews
11 Szent István krt., V. kerület
Open · Closes 4:00 AM
+36 1 374 3329
Night clubBarRestaurant
Norbert
Morrison's music pub 2 is the biggest club of Budapest city centre.The club is waiting for its guests with fre…
Eszter
Morrison's 2 is one of the coolest party places in Budapest. This lively pub/club has five dance floors playin…
Agi & Istvan
Morrison's music pub 2 is the biggest club of Budapest city centre.The club is waiting for its guests with fre…
7. Morrison's 2.
7. Morrison's 2.
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157 local reviews
11 Szent István krt., V. kerület
Open · Closes 4:00 AM
+36 1 374 3329
Norbert
Norbert
Morrison's music pub 2 is the biggest club of Budapest city centre.The club is waiting for its guests with free entry from 5 pm to 9 pm ever…
Eszter
Eszter
Morrison's 2 is one of the coolest party places in Budapest. This lively pub/club has five dance floors playing 5 different genres, karaoke,…
Agi & Istvan
Agi & Istvan
Morrison's music pub 2 is the biggest club of Budapest city centre.The club is waiting for its guests with free entry from 5 pm to 9 pm ever…
8. Szimpla Kert
8. Szimpla Kert
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44 local reviews
14 Kazinczy u., VII. kerület
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+36 20 261 8669
BarPoint of interestEstablishment
Zsuzsanna
This is the best known ruin pub of all the ruin pubs. It can get a bit crowded, but it's worth a pop in at lea…
Ana
It is the oldest ruin pub of Budapest. It has different rooms with unusual decoration where you can sit in a c…
Hila
This is a great place for pub lovers, where you can chill and enjoy unique atmosphere. This extraordinary and …
8. Szimpla Kert
8. Szimpla Kert
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44 local reviews
14 Kazinczy u., VII. kerület
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+36 20 261 8669
Zsuzsanna
Zsuzsanna
This is the best known ruin pub of all the ruin pubs. It can get a bit crowded, but it's worth a pop in at least to wet your whistle. They a…
Ana
Ana
It is the oldest ruin pub of Budapest. It has different rooms with unusual decoration where you can sit in a car or in a bathtub and drink a…
Hila
Hila
This is a great place for pub lovers, where you can chill and enjoy unique atmosphere. This extraordinary and mystic bar is consisted of few…
9. Király Street
9. Király Street
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130 local reviews
Király u., Budapest
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Angelika
Quite an unusual spot for a playground at the corner of Király utca and Kazinczy utca - as it is in the middle…
Eszter
The rich historical and cultural heritage, together with the vibrant club and pub life and good, affordable re…
Zsolt
Budapest új vigalmi negyede, tele éttermekkel, bárokkal és romkocsmákkal. The new trendy place to be of Budap…
9. Király Street
9. Király Street
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130 local reviews
Király u., Budapest
Angelika
Angelika
Quite an unusual spot for a playground at the corner of Király utca and Kazinczy utca - as it is in the middle of the party district. Howeve…
Eszter
Eszter
The rich historical and cultural heritage, together with the vibrant club and pub life and good, affordable restaurants make this area a ver…
Zsolt
Zsolt
Budapest új vigalmi negyede, tele éttermekkel, bárokkal és romkocsmákkal. The new trendy place to be of Budapest. Crowded by pubs, bars and…
10. Gozsdu Court
10. Gozsdu Court
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170 local reviews
Gozsdu udvar, VII. kerület
Night clubPoint of interestFood
Edina
Gozsdu Udvar (Gozsdu Court) The building, getting it's name from the series of inner courtyards opening into e…
Kata
Gozsdu Udvar is a square full of restaurants, cafes, bars, pubs and clubs. If you are unsure what you fancy fo…
Kriszta
You can find here everything to feel good! :) Pubs, wine bars, restaurants, exhibitions, parties, live music.…
10. Gozsdu Court
10. Gozsdu Court
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170 local reviews
Gozsdu udvar, VII. kerület
Edina
Edina
Gozsdu Udvar (Gozsdu Court) The building, getting it's name from the series of inner courtyards opening into each other, was built in the be…
Kata
Kata
Gozsdu Udvar is a square full of restaurants, cafes, bars, pubs and clubs. If you are unsure what you fancy for the night but you go there y…
Kriszta
Kriszta
You can find here everything to feel good! :) Pubs, wine bars, restaurants, exhibitions, parties, live music... Most famous party place in B…
11. Pótkulcs
11. Pótkulcs
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47 local reviews
65/b Csengery u., VI. kerület
+36 1 269 1050
Night clubPoint of interestEstablishment
Laura
A hidden ruin pub, much more local than the others. They often have live music, check out their facebook page!…
Helga's
There is no graffiti or bodyguards indicating the place, yet the address on the webpage is correct. Behind the…
Annamaria
Good athmosphere, one of the first ruin pubs in Budapest. Nice music, very often with live concerts, and Hunga…
11. Pótkulcs
11. Pótkulcs
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47 local reviews
65/b Csengery u., VI. kerület
+36 1 269 1050
Laura
Laura
A hidden ruin pub, much more local than the others. They often have live music, check out their facebook page! It is normally Hungarian gips…
Helga's
Helga's
There is no graffiti or bodyguards indicating the place, yet the address on the webpage is correct. Behind the fence hides a ruin pub so clo…
Annamaria
Annamaria
Good athmosphere, one of the first ruin pubs in Budapest. Nice music, very often with live concerts, and Hungarian folk music is performed a…
12. Ráday Street
12. Ráday Street
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139 local reviews
Ráday u., IX. kerület
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Kata
Crammed with restaurants, bars, eateries, pubs and sprawling terraces, Ráday Street is the busiest, liveliest…
Adrienn
It takes hours to discover the gastro secrets of the Ráday street. Restaurants, pubs, coffee houses, live mus…
Zsuzsanna
Gastro and entertainment street. Discover the gastro secrets of the Ráday street. Restaurants, pubs, coffee h…
12. Ráday Street
12. Ráday Street
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139 local reviews
Ráday u., IX. kerület
Kata
Kata
Crammed with restaurants, bars, eateries, pubs and sprawling terraces, Ráday Street is the busiest, liveliest thoroughfare in Budapest even…
Adrienn
Adrienn
It takes hours to discover the gastro secrets of the Ráday street. Restaurants, pubs, coffee houses, live music. Ráday utca, gastro and ent…
Zsuzsanna
Zsuzsanna
Gastro and entertainment street. Discover the gastro secrets of the Ráday street. Restaurants, pubs, coffee houses, live music, art galleri…