Hungry in Hungary: Your Budapest Food and Drink Guide

Hungary, Budapest Guide (B): Hungry in Hungary: Your Budapest Food and Drink Guide

Let’s face it; if you’re not Hungarian and never have been to the country before, you probably know one word about Hungarian cuisine: Goulash. And for damn good reason! Goulash is the star plate of Hungary, and the perfect soul-warming dish when you’re freezing your limbs off, like I was. However, there’s much, much more than what “meats” the HUNGRY eye (puns intended)! So, I’m gonna give all you hungry in Hungary travelers an overview of some must-eat foods, and where to find the best of the best in Budapest, on a budget!

A meat based stew jam packed with potatoes, veggies and love. As locals describe it, “made best by Grandma.”

Find it: Kiado Kocsmo for the more “stewy soup” version, and Frici Papa for the marinated meat version. Warning: Frici Papa is as traditional Hungarian as it gets. Don’t expect friendly waiters or fancy decor!

Fried dough topped with sour cream, cheese, and any other fattening topping you care to pile on. A typical Hungarian street food. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
This article is featured in the app "GPSmyCity: Walks in 1K+ Cities" on iTunes App Store and Google Play. You can download the app to your mobile device to read the article offline and create a self-guided walking tour to visit the attractions featured in this article. The app turns your mobile device into a personal tour guide and it works offline, so no data plan is needed when traveling abroad.

Download The GPSmyCity App

Download 'GPSmyCity: Walks in 1K+ Cities' app for IOS   Download 'GPSmyCity: Walks in 1K+ Cities' app for Android

Sights Map

Guide Name: Hungry in Hungary: Your Budapest Food and Drink Guide
Guide Location: Hungary » Budapest
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Author: Casie Tennin
Read it on Author's Website: http://awanderingcasiedilla.com/2016/02/03/budapest-food-and-drink-guide/
Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Retro Langos Bufe
  • Great Market Hall
  • Nagyi Palacsintázója
  • Molnar’s
  • First Strudel House of Pest
  • Bors GasztroBar
  • Hummus Bar
  • Palinka
  • Instant
  • Kazimir
  • Frici Papa
  • Hintalo

Useful Travel Guides for Planning Your Trip


15 Must Buy Hungarian Things in Budapest

15 Must Buy Hungarian Things in Budapest

Other than the standalone language and catchy Czardas tune, there's a lot more to memorize Hungary by. Here are some of the things you might want to carry from Budapest to your family and friends back...