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Szimpla Kert

Kazinczy utca 14., Budapest 1075, Hungary
+36 20 261 8669
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Fantastic experience!

Visited here a few times during our time in Budapest - one of a kind experience and fantastic beer... read more

Reviewed yesterday
nataliec234
via mobile
Not so good in the day

Came here firstly in the evening and had a great time. Then came a few days later in the day time... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
england2900
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Dive deep in Budapest’s unique nightlife, go to Kazinczy Street! It is not an accident that it’s also called the Street of Culture, Kazinczy street offers the greatest variety of touristic highlights, the most famous ruinbar, fine dining and the highest quality Kosher restaurants, the most colorful streetfood in Budapest. Under 14. Kazinczy street you can find the pioneer of all; the first ruinbar: Szimpla Kert. Here you will find an uncomparable atmosphere, fine food and drinks, cultural events like movie projections, live music concerts every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, a free jam session on Sundays, farmers’ market on Sunday mornings and many more. Szimpla Kert welcomes you all day with breakfast, lunch and dinner offers, beautiful garden, interesting objects and people. It’s always full of life, especially in the evening, it turns into an international meeting point.
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ruin pub” (204 reviews)
“ruin bars” (175 reviews)
“quirky bar” (40 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 a.m.
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Kazinczy utca 14., Budapest 1075, Hungary
District VII / Jewish Quarter
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+36 20 261 8669
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited here a few times during our time in Budapest - one of a kind experience and fantastic beer, couldn’t recommend to go here enough

Thank nataliec234
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Came here firstly in the evening and had a great time. Then came a few days later in the day time .. the floors needed a good clean, as there were small puddles with what smelt like stale beer, which made most of downstairs smell...More

Thank england2900
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Such a fun place! It's kind of like a maze of bars, make sure you have a wander around, there's more than what first meets the eye. We first went to go to the shisha bar and just sat in there ll night the first...More

Thank Ashlie W
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited on a few nights of our trip which was fantastic the atmosphere was great and the beers were cheap enough! Had a fantastic few nights, would highly recommend.

Thank Dale7987
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Stopped by the so called design shop with my 2 young kids after a tour which ended at the ruin bar and instinctively our eyes were drawn to the cute cloth beanie bags placed at the front. My kid picked it up (as most kids...More

Thank Francismlee
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Worth a trip just to see for yourself. Too much cigarette smoke but, definitely interesting to check out

Thank kattravels
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had so looked forward to visiting this Ruin Bar but unfortunately due to a rude encounter with the barmaid what should have been an enjoyable visit was a very unpleasant experience. We visited at lunchtime so the venue was not too busy. There were...More

Thank ESP49
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Not usual bar loved the way it has so many different rooms and spaces! Prices are very good compared to the rest of Budapest

1  Thank Stella A
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Allegedly one of the first Ruin bars in Budapest, it’s not quite as ruined as you’d expect - but better for it. I went before nightfall so imagine (in the words of the Arctic Monkeys) it changes when the sun goes down - daytime ,...More

1  Thank AdrianBlomefield
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I have never been this amazed in my life when entering a night club. Seriously, I remember the disco lights, colours, people laughing, chatting and enjoying their drinks. It felt like a real life slow motion movie of exitement! not to leave out the different...More

1  Thank Milla O
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Nearby
District VII / Jewish Quarter
District VII is the very heart of Budapest and houses
the city’s Jewish Quarter. Its streets are lively and
colorful, its buildings narrate different histories in
an assortment of architectural styles, and its cafes
and bars are frequented and loved by the enthusiastic
crowds. Grand and magnificent, the striking star of
the district is the Great Synagogue, the largest in
Europe and one of the biggest in the world. Distinctly
...More
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June 7, 2018|
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Response from Siddharth A | Reviewed this property |
Nopes. Its free
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tentaclejones
May 27, 2018|
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Response from Locin1 | Reviewed this property |
I’m not aware of any age limit but would definitely recommend going before 6pm and probably best not at the weekend Hope this helps
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Alice P
September 30, 2017|
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Response from James P | Reviewed this property |
Hey alice, the good thing about this place is its good to go to on ANY night. We went on a friday and on the sunday and it was still as lively and as good. Infact, the sunday night was the better night when we went, they had... More
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