Awesome Pictures that Prove Budapest's Ruin Bars are the Coolest Places to Drink
Fogas Ház Budapest |© Fogas Ház
When it comes to a night out in the Hungarian
capital, you never know what you’re going to find. Whether it’s a bath tub next to the bar or a room full of televisions from the 90s, it’s always a surprise and never dull! The city’s ruin bars
have become iconic symbols of Budapest’s
nightlife and are some of the coolest places to drink – just check out these photos to see why.
You’ll feel as if you’ve fallen down the rabbit hole and entered another world…
Csendes Létterem © Csendes Létterem
Where you can drink under a canopy of fairy lights…
Or dance in what feels like a forest!
The bar is always well stocked
Szimpla Kert © Jorge Franganillo / Flickr cc.
You can even find a farmers market at Szimpla
Szimpla Kert Farmers' Market © Jorge Franganillo / Flickr cc.
Where else can you drink surrounded by TVs from the 90s…
Szimpla Kert ruin pub © VillageHero / Flickr cc.
Or sit in an old Trabant car…
Szimpla Kert 3 © Jodie C / Flickr cc.
Or dance while an angel owl hybrid watches over you?
owl angel thing © kilgarron / Flickr cc.
They’re housed in the coolest old buildings
And can be intimate and cosy…
Or open air with a festival vibe
Very cool backyard bar at Kazinczy Street © Christoph Derndorfer / Flickr cc.
And since they’re usually open all night long…
There’s always the chance to have the city to yourself and see the sun rise as you walk home
Budapest © Jorge Franganillo / Flickr cc.