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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.

35 Vegan and Vegan-Friendly Restaurants in Budapest | Expat Press Hungary Magazine

35 Vegan and Vegan-Friendly Restaurants in Budapest

Healthy dining has become extremely popular in recent years and, as a result, Vegan and Vegan-friendly restaurants have been popping up all over the city. There are way too many to list here, probably...
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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...
Expat Press Budapest Rooftop Bars

View from The Top: Expat Press Guide to Budapest’s Best Rooftop Bars

High above the hustle and bustle and exhaust fumes and traffic of the city streets are some of Budapest’s best rooftop bars, from which you can enjoy stunning views over our fair city. Below...
Can't Get Enough of Your.... Hungarian Food! | Expat Press Hungary Magazine 3

Cocktails, Lemonades, Budapest and Ryan Gosling

Many of our expat and even some of our Hungarian friends never cease to be amazed by Budapest’s versatile and wide selection of lemonades. Lemonade is taken to a different dimension here in Hungary’s...
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...
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Foodies Take Note:  Where to find special ingredients in Budapest

In the not-too-distant past, specialty food items were extremely difficult, if not impossible, to find in Budapest. But as the city has grown in sophistication and more and more ethnic restaurants have sprung up,...
'Töltött Hold' Gastro Weekend in Budapest

‘Töltött Hold’ Gastro Weekend in Budapest

Between 5 and 7 February a three-day long winter gastro party is to take place at the Hold Street Downtown Market in Budapest, in the hope it will become a traditional event. Acclaimed and...
Edible and drinkable Hungaricums - the taste of a unique tradition | Expat Press Hungary Magazine

Edible and drinkable Hungaricums – the taste of a unique tradition

For people who haven’t heard the term before, Hungaricum refers to a thing or phenomenon that is unique to Hungary and therefore represents great value for the Hungarians. The term comes from the...
Can't Get Enough of Your.... Hungarian Food! | Expat Press Hungary Magazine 1

Can’t Get Enough of Your…. Hungarian Food!

In this land of hearty meats and sauces, everyone has their favorite Hungarian dishes for a cold winter day or a hot summer afternoon. I was asked to list five of the specialties I...
Macaron day Budapest 2018, closeup of macarons

Macaron Day 2018 in Budapest – an avant-garde and flavoursome event

Join us on Tuesday March 20th, 2018 from 3pm-8pm for the 7th annual Macaron Day Hungary The annual Macaron Day in Budapest is inspired by the Jour du Macaron held on the same day in...

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