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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.

21st Century Challenges in Hungary | Expat Press Hungary Magazine 1

Hungarian qualifier for Bocuse d’Or

The 11 chefs selected by the jury in August based on their submissions demonstrated their skills at the Metro GastroAcademy from 11am on 13 December. The result is as follows: Ádám  Pohner   (Olimpia Restaurant, Budapest) László...
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Budapest Neighbourhood Guide – Insider Tips from Moszkva Tér to Margaret Bridge

While our last neighbourhood guide was about the the Great Market Hall Area, the heart, soul and former border of Pest city, this time we’re going 4km to the northwest, all the way to...
mARkeT - Gastronomy in photos at the Belvárosi Piac | Expat Press Hungary Magazine 2

mARkeT – Gastronomy in photos at the Belvárosi Piac

An extraordinary exhibition is opening at the Belvárosi Piac on 29 April. Seven of the country’s best gastro-photographers – Árpád Bakcsy, László Balkányi, Antonio Fekete, Imre Körmendi, Árpád Patyi, Árpád Pintér and Péter Vulman...
Budapest breakfast and brunch places

The Ten Best Breakfast and Brunch Spots in Budapest

A traditional Hungarian breakfast was always a roll and a jolt of coffee/caffeine. But with the influx of more and more tourists and expats into Budapest, local restaurateurs began to realize there was something...
5 Magical Budapest Christmas Markets | Expat Press Hungary Magazine

5 Magical Budapest Christmas Markets

Have you just moved to Budapest? Or have you fallen into the usual trap of being in a rush at the year-end and don’t know  what to get for your loved ones? We have...
Lebanese flavours in Budapest | Expat Press Hungary Magazine 3

Lebanese flavours in Budapest

Baalbek, Hungary’s first authentic Lebanese restaurant recently opened  at the Buddha-Bar Hotel Budapest Klotild Palace This new hip place for oriental cuisine lovers, which got its name from a Lebanese city situated on a hilltop...
10+ Organic Food Shops and Markets in Budapest | Expat Press Hungary Magazine

10+ Organic Food Shops and Markets in Budapest

Can’t find those specialty organic items at your local or big-chain market? Fret no more; Budapest offers more of these types of shops than you might be aware. Below is an alphabetical list of...
Expat Press Hungary Magazine-Budapest’s Really Hidden Gems!

Budapest’s Really Hidden Gems!

After you’ve seen all the big sights, like St. Stephen’s Basilica, the Chain Bridge and Heroes Square, you’ll be amazed at how many wonderful little hidden gems are scattered around Budapest, known mostly to...
Hungarian Wines on Three, 3 Michelin Star Restaurant Menus | Expat Press Hungary Magazine 4

Hungarian Wines on Three, 3 Michelin Star Restaurant Menus

Exclusivity, outstanding cuisine, exceptional flavours and magical food are the essentials of Michelin star restaurants. The menus are as well composed as a Mozart symphony with wines that are perfectly matched to the cuisine....
Best Ice Cream Shops in Budapest | Expat Press Hungary Magazine

Best Budapest Ice Cream Shops

There’s nothing like a creamy, refreshing ice cream on a hot day - or pretty much any day. This favorite treat of Budapest locals and tourists alike is offered in many venues around the...

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Ever since the regime change in the early 1990s, Budapest has been inundated with foreigners who have remained in the city for work, marriage...

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Summertime in Budapest means finding some cool drinks to counteract the often ferocious heat. Cold beer and lemonade are always welcome, but Hungary’s capital...