We are really thankful that you are taking the time to read this blog about where to buy wine, liquor, and beer in Budapest. Our alcohol guide will attempt to cover the subject in as much depth as possible.
A list of the best local liquor stores and wine shops near you seems like the most logical place to begin so that is how we will get this going. Anyone who wants to buy a bottle of vodka, tequila, wine, or a case of beer will get their information quickly so they can go get what they desire soon.
Following that we’ll look into the top breweries and beer bars before sharing a list of excellent wine bars. Wineries and vineyards in your area will be mentioned, and we’ll finish up by discussing some of the top local happy hours where you can get cheap alcoholic drinks after work.
An alcohol map will be shared near the end that has all of the establishments we’ve mentioned linked to it. Posts on wine, liquor, and beer for cities around the region can be looked through at that link if interested.
Best Liquor Stores & Wine Shops In Budapest
You will be able to buy a case of beer, a bottle of vodka, tequila, or wine, or just about any other alcoholic beverage at one of the best Budapest liquor stores and wine shops:
- Good Spirit Shop at Veres Pálné u. 7
- House of Hungarian Palinka at Rákóczi út 17
- Golden Drinks at Garam u. 23
- iDrinks at Balassi Bálint u. 25
- Wine Company at Ráday u. 7
- My Wine Shop at Arany János u. 16
- Wine Base Wine Trade at Király utca 54
- Wine Network Western at Teréz krt. 58
- Borfalu at Szondi u. 66
You may visit the Good Spirit Shop for one of the largest collections of whiskeys and other spirits in the region. More than 1,000 types of whiskeys, limited edition bottles, and unique liquors are waiting for you on their shelves.
iDrinks sells a wide range of wines, beers, brandies, champagnes, ciders, accessories, and more. They can also supply all the beverages for weddings or corporate events.
Outstanding vintage wines, small goods, artisan beers, spirits, and gift box packages are available at My Wine Shop. If you order a case worth more than HUF 18,000 the product will be delivered to your home free of charge.
Wine Base Wine Trade carries a broad choice of wines including whites, reds, and rosés as well as sweet and fruity varietals. They host private tastings with 6 to 8 wines connected to the theme and share some interesting things with the participants. Snacks, soda, champagne, and gift boxes can also be purchased.
Borfalu is a small family-owned winery and microbrewery with limited production that provides natural wines, small-scale brewers, crafts, and spirits at competitive prices. You may receive a 10% discount if you join their club.
Breweries & Beer Bars In Your Area
These local breweries and beer bars are fantastic places to go whether you want to sample new suds or just watch the game with some friends:
- Gravity Brewing at Lónyay u. 22, 1093
- Fehér Nyúl Brewery & Taproom at Soroksári út 110-112
- Monyo brewing at Gyömrői út 148
- HopTop Brewery at Maglódi út 47
- Horizont Brewing at Maglódi út 47
Gravity brews great innovative beers while Fehér Nyúl Brewery and Taproom has been offering endless varieties of beers since 2010. HopTop Brewing has been producing a variety of craft beers for almost 10 years. Local beers that are all freshly brewed every day are available at Horizont Brewing.
Wine Bars In Budapest
Visit wine bars near you for a date night, a business meeting, or for a gather with friends:
- Wine Not at Nádor u. 20
- Drop Shop Wine Bar at Balassi Bálint u. 27
- Champion Wine Vinarium at Jókai tér 6
- Castillo Wine at Dob u. 7
- Kadarka Wine Bar at Király u. 42
- Bottle Wine Bar at Szent Gellért tér 3
- Tasting Table at Cellar entrance, Bródy Sándor u. 9
Wine Not features more than 50 top-quality wines by the glass and over 300 by the bottle alongside a unique range of famous Tokaj desserts in their cozy and lovely bar. You can buy your favorite drink at their shop for the shelf price so that you can enjoy it at home. Their operating hours are Monday through Sunday from 2pm to 12am.
Drop Shop Wine Bar boasts more than 60 wines on their ever-changing selection from your area and some of the most exciting regions in the world. Tastings are also offered accompanied by special hams, cheeses, anchovies, and other delicacies from their daily tapas menu.
For a huge collection of local wines in the downtown area Champion Wine Vinarium is a great option. Castillo Wine specializes in the distribution of wines from well-known regions in Spain and from grape varietals that are not available in Hungary. They also give special monthly deals that have a 30% discount.
If you want to try a vast assortment of wines from small wineries near you head to Kadarka Wine Bar who is open daily from 4pm to 12am. You can find some of the most expensive wines in the world like a bottle of Royal Tokaji Essence 2008 vintage at The Bottle Wine Bar. They have a multi-functional venue that can accommodate both small and large events such as corporate meetings, private parties, concerts, musical tastings, and other programs.
The Tasting Table brings a traditional Hungarian wine country experience to the community with a curated selection of distinctive wines by the glass and flight. Private parties, wine dinners, tastings, courses, business meetings, and press conferences are all possible.
Wineries & Vineyards Near You
Although these wineries and vineyards might not be right in the city they are well worth the trip:
- Garamvári Vineyards at Sörház u. 20, 1222
- Lics Wine Cellars at Kossuth Lajos utca 44
- The Törley Sparkling Wine Shop at Anna u 7
- Bortársaság at Andrássy út 41
- Czurda Riesling at Hajnóczy József u. 11
- Kadarka Wine Bar at Király u. 42, 1061
Garamvári Vineyards produces exceptional sparkling wines. High quality wines are also available at Lics Wine Cellars. The Törley sells sparkling wines in addition to champagne glasses, bottle relocking devices and clothing, ice buckets, ice bowls, and souvenirs.
Bortársaság uses traditional methods of producing wines. A vast selection of wines from Hungarian wineries including white, rosé, siller, red, tokaji, and sparkling are available at Kadarka Wine Bar.
Best Local Happy Hours
When you need to unwind after work these happy hours in Budapest are great places to buy cheaper alcoholic drinks:
- The Pointer Pub at Teréz krt. 34
- Husikam Delikat at Arany János u. 18
- Brunch Bistro Budapest at Bajcsy-Zsilinszky út 19/b
You may enjoy numerous types of draft beers, ciders, cocktails, and high-quality spirits at The Pointer Pub. Sports may also be seen on big-screen TVs while enjoying delicious burgers and a variety of pub fare. There is a happy hour on weekdays from 2pm to 5pm.
Husikam Delikat has something for everyone at any time of the day whether you want a nice casual lunch or something more spectacular for supper. Experience a gastronomic meal in the style of Canada along with happy hour from 4pm to 6pm.
You can also read more of our posts on:
- The Best Happy Hours In Vienna
- The Best Happy Hours In Prague
- The Best Happy Hours In Belgrade
- The Best Happy Hours In Moscow
Enjoy Drinking Wine, Liquor, & Beer In Budapest
That’s all we have for now but keep checking back because we’ll try our best to keep this page updated. We know you are ready to achieve your goal after reading about all of the local liquor stores, wine shops, breweries, beer bars, wine bars, wineries, vineyards, and happy hours in your area.
Please let us know if we missed anything or if any of the above establishments have closed in the comments so we can keep the lists up to date. Now you can enjoy drinking wine, liquor, or beer in Budapest.