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Food scene in Budapest

Farmers Market
“Te biggest market hall of the city, the Great Market Hall, stands right next to the Pest end of Liberty Bridge. The beautiful building, adorned with Zsolnay tiles, opened in 1897, and back then the fresh products arrived via the canal in the middle. While there’s no canal today, the market is still renowned for its great variety of fresh fruits, vegetables, cheeses, baked goods, quality meat products, wines and other Hungarian delicacies. The hall is loved by locals and visitors alike, and in addition to the fresh produce on the ground level, various handicrafts, souvenirs and food stalls reside on the second level.”
472 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“One of the famous spas in Budapest. Big and they have pool outside! Beautiful.”
325 locals recommend
Café
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“ Very long pedestrian shopping street, runs most of the way across central Pest, type of shops vary along the length, so if you don't find what you want keep walking :-)”
288 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Restaurant Menza is very good for a dinner. But better to reserve a table in advance. ”
201 locals recommend
Café
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“It was the meeting point of poets in the beginning of the 20th century. Now it belongs to a 5 star hotel and is beautifully renovated. The café that was once chosen as the most beautiful in the world.”
160 locals recommend
Concert Hall
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“kvárium Klub, the surrounding , and the adjacent Deák Square together constitute the largest and perhaps best-known meeting point of downtown Budapest. Thousands of youngsters gather here night after night to chill out in the park or on the steps of the club. Akvárium Klub is more than a simple bar: it is a culture center with a wide musical repertoire from mainstream to underground. There is always a good concert and a smashing exhibition, performance, or other event happening here, in a friendly scene, situated right in the city center. Furthermore, Volt-Lokál found inside brings the atmosphere of the best festivals to Budapest week by week.”
112 locals recommend
Jewish Restaurant
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“Hip place, stunning atmosphere with an urban garden and an open kitchen. In the summer they have concerts and open the back area up-can get very popping'! Can eat here for dinner earlier. The place is always full, so if you go there be lucky or make a reservation before.”
99 locals recommend
Music Venue
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“The A38 ship is a local favorite and a concert venue attracting high-profile bands and DJs. From jazz to pop to rock, A38 displays a wide range of genres when it comes to music. They offer the best parties which all take place on a ship giving some of the best views of the Danube. A38 is located on the Buda side of the city and features live music on the deck. The basement floor is a great place for dinner but keep in mind, like most restaurants in Budapest, they don’t offer many vegetarian options.”
133 locals recommend
Café
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“One of the oldest dessert shops in Hungary. In case you want to try some traditional desserts, this is the place.”
110 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“The mile-long Király Street is flourishing and buzzing with activity. This street is of historical significance and is perpendicular to Kazinczy Street. It's also one of the entrances to the passage known as Gozsdu Udvar, which feels like an entirely separate hub of the city. In addition to the shops, hostels, restaurants, bars, bistros, and teahouses, the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music also help to shape the street's cultural character. In the winter months, Király Street is defined by the Christmas lights and the smell of roasted chestnuts. From spring, it's the territory of tourists and locals in search of fun spots for a day or night out.”
106 locals recommend
Hungarian Restaurant
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“Small, rustic restaurant with timber furniture, serving roast wild boar & fried chicken liver.”
96 locals recommend
Nightclub
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“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, an inner courtyard (open year-round), an English-style pub and several bars, offering a wide selection of drinks. Open every night, Morrison's 2 offers cocktail happy hours from 5 pm to 9 pm, for HUF 700. Location: H-1055 Budapest, Szent István krt. 11”
74 locals recommend
Toy / Game Store
“Mammut shopping mall would provide you with everything needed from a shopping mall.”
88 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“One of the most traditional Italian restaurants. It is cozy and has a "village" atmosphere.”
60 locals recommend
Soup Place
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“Best streetfood place in BP. They sell filled baugettes and AMAZING soups. Small menu(soup&small baugette) is just 5EUR. Dirt cheap but great quality”
89 locals recommend
Bistro
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“Located in the most lively area of Budapest, this restaurant has a beautiful and romantic decoration. We recommend you their lemonades (so tasty). They change really often their decoration and always have fresh flowers. When the weather is nice, you can enjoy their beautiful terrace. You need to make a reservation before going there!”
42 locals recommend