Blog - Ruinpubs in Budapest
Imagine the perfect Sunday of yours. How would that look like? Would you walk through the terrace of your bungalow to the ocean shore to have your morning coffee? Would you just stay in bed with a good book? Up to some gardening with friends? Or rather have an exotic lunch to discover new tastes? Maybe with lack of ocean but you all can get these, and even more, in Budapest to have a perfect Su... read more...

  More than a year ago the news had been shot up, the popular Instant ruin bar will be closed. For good. The endless nights are about to end at some point. Then, silence. In the last couple of months, gossips spread about the background and the future of the place, especially about an adventurous step: it’ll unite with Fogas ház ruin pub. We all calmed down.     ... read more...

We launched ruinpubs.com five years ago and we've followed the way how Budapest's ruined and abandoned downtown buildings turned into bars with special atmosphere and how the ruinpubs became one of the number one highlights of Budapest.     We are still curious to explore the city, the new places and the traces of the happenings - we decided to share this joy also with you. With B... read more...

Usually we pick the places offering better and better food and drinks from Budapest’s seventh district, the famous “Party District”. Let’s admit there’s plenty to choose from. But sometimes it’s worth to have a look around in other areas of the Hungarian capital, life doesn’t stop outside of the seventh district. Nor yet, there are exciting places for example in the eights di... read more...

We have already presented several ruinpubs and made some collections on our website - now let’s get back to the basics. We’ve collected the so called must-see-places - those pubs that you think of immediately when it comes to ruinpubs.   No1. Szimpla   Although it means simples in English but inspite of its name it is considered the very first of the ruinpubs. It is simple... read more...

Even if we have a really nice Indian summer, fall is coming with its cold, greasy weather. Nights are getting longer, but we, urban people are not yet ready to retire into our shells. There are still places where we can have a nice pint, and warm up our hands numbed with cold, and have some chat about the actualities. Hence we gathered together five favourite brew places, what doubtless you nee... read more...

Summer just teared in Budapest, skirts are getting shorter, streets are getting livelier day-by-day, and the outside places are blooming. Garden bars, terraces, tables on the streets are all great to sit down, but the most exciting of all are the rooftop bars, where besides the sunshine and fresh air, we can enjoy a stunning urban view. We show you our five favourite rooftop bars of Budapest. ... read more...