Food & Drink

The Irish bars in Budapest

The luck and the charm of the Irish are everywhere in the world. And wherever…

November events in Budapest: Special sausage edition

As we clear away the decaying pumpkins and cobwebs of Halloween, we look forward to…

7 Michelin stars in the culinary skies of Budapest

The pandemic has never stopped Budapest from being a notable venue for food-lovers and even…

From the Ashes of a Legend – Dürer Kert Reopens in Budapest

Have y’all been to the legendary old Dürer Kert? If any of y’all haven’t, then…

CoffeeBar Bazaar 2020 – Hungary’s biggest event for coffee lovers

The defining event of the Hungarian world of coffees and bars, the CoffeeBar Bazaar (KávéBár…

Bejgli with poppy seeds – an iconic Hungarian Christmas dessert

If we had to choose one dessert that makes all Hungarians think of Christmas, it…

Hungarian Cottage Cheese Dumplings

Revealing the Secret of the Exquisite Hungarian Cottage Cheese Dumplings

It is no great secret that the guests of Vígvarjú Restaurant have long yearned for…

Hungarian comfort food at its best – pea stew and meatballs

It’s not a soup, not a side dish either, and not even the result of…

Layered potato casserole

Hungarian comfort food at its best – layered potato casserole by VígVarjú

” Comfort food: food prepared in a traditional style having a usually nostalgic or sentimental…

Szarvasi Kávéfőző

Szarvasi Coffee Makers and the Coffee Culture in Hungary in the Kádár Era

We have had one with a porcelain top for almost 20 years, it works, and…