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Hungarian food is some of the world’s finest. Find the best places to dine in Hungary, for the budget-conscious and for those who like to splurge.

Goulash soup and the crows – a recipe from a talented Hungarian chef

The Expat Press team visited VígVarjú, the newest and perhaps most beautiful restaurant of the group to taste a real goulash soup. The first VakVarjú restaurant was launched in Paulay Ede utca in the centre...
Coffeebar Bazaar 2019

The 10th CoffeeBar Bazar Budapest moves to Millenáris Park

With their entrance ticket, visitors can taste the products of more than 40 exhibitors (coffees, teas, wines, beers, spirits and other drink specialities) all day long. Hungarian manufacturers and well-known commercial brands will all...
International restaurants Budapest

Budapest’s Best International Restaurants You Never Knew About

There are Italian, Spanish, Mexican, Hungarian (of course), and others of all the most well-known culinary types. But hidden among the side streets of the city are also those wonderful, tiny, hard-to-find, small, intimate...
Vince-Champagne-A-Holdon

VinCE Champagne – Budapest’s no. 1 Food Market Floating in Bubbles

Budapest’s no. 1 food market will be floating in bubbles for the second time on 9 December with the VinCE Champagne a Holdon event. During the brunch lasting well into Sunday afternoon, champagne enthusiasts...
National Tea Day 2018 Budapest

The Day of Tea – Aroma of tea permeates Erzsébet tér again before the...

The aim of the whole-day event is to acquaint Hungarian consumers and the wider professional sphere with the top-quality teas already available in Hungary and their distributors. New partners have joined the series of events...
Indian Restaurant Guide Budapest

A Piquant Guide to the Best Indian Restaurants in Budapest

Indian food is easily recognizable by its rich taste, flavor and aroma. Our fair city boasts some of the best Indian restaurants in Central Europe, many of which have been here for quite some...
Expat Press - Hungarian food

Treat Your Tastebuds – Eleven Hungarian Foods You Must Try

While many Hungarian dishes are based on meat, bread and seasonal vegetables, travelers are surprised to find so many more interesting and tasty dishes on the menu. Due to its background, Hungary exhibits a heavily...
Best Italian Restaurants in Budapest

Buon Appetito! – A Guide to the Best Italian Restaurants in Budapest

Over the years the quality of Italian food in the city, very good to begin with, has climbed to even higher standards. Now you can find, along with mainstream restaurants, even more select establishments...
Café Delion Bistro Budapest

Café Delion Bistro – Pre-War Milieu in the Heart of Budapest

As you step into the bistro located in a building dating back to the times of the Pest-Buda fairs in the elegant city centre part of Ráday utca, you feel like an invited guest. When...
Budapest aerial view, sunset

Where to Take First-Time Visitors to Budapest – Part 3.

If you don’t want to shove your guests onto a good but impersonal bus tour of the city, sit back, sip on your favorite summer cocktail and take careful note of the following list...

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Refreshing Treats to Try this Summer in Budapest

From bubble tea to smoothie bowls, Budapest’s food offerings keep on trend. Whether you prefer some classic ice cream or a more modern frozen...

Hungarian Composer Won the 8th Garth Newel Composition Competition

The Garth Newel Composition Competition, which was organised for the 8th time this year, ended with a Hungarian victory. Balázs D. Kecskés, a doctoral...

Fröccs: Hungary’s Favorite Summertime Drink – if you can pronounce it!

This may be the favorite time of year for Budapest residents: a warm spring. Time to watch the Danube boats glide by as you...