Do you like to go out to have some fun-time with your friends in a pub or a bar?  Would you like to celebrate something or just to enjoy the charming atmosphere of the nights in Budapest? You have thousands of opportunities to taste delicious Hungarian craft beers, local wines, strong shots or cocktails.

Have you heard about pálinka before? It is a strong traditional Hungarian liquor made from real hand-picked fruit and it usually has an alcohol content around 50%. You cannot visit a real Hungarian house party or gathering from where the pálinka is missing. Even if it is traditional, many youth prefer to have it before they go out to party. If you have a chance, don’t miss it.

Would you like to learn about the famous Budapest drink prices? Read on to get to know more about the from-to prices of each beverage, depending on the location of the venue.

Budapest drink prices

No matter where you go, you will definitely bump into a bar or a ruin pub. However, there are serious differences between drink prices based on the location and the target audience of these places.

Drink prices in Budapest in the city center

As everywhere else on the world, the city center of Budapest is more expensive than the outskirts. You need to expect higher drink prices in these bars, as they attract more people from many countries. As Hungary is using the internationally accepted metric system, we are going to list the prices in deciliters and liters. Just to be on the safe side, 1 dl=0.211 pints.

Hungarian beer prices: These 4 or 5 dl drinks usually cost around 700-800 Forints (Soproni, Borsodi, Aranyászok, Kőbányai)

Hungarian craft beer prices: Around 900-1000 Forints

Wine prices: Around 400-800 Forints/dl

Spritzer: white wine with sparkling water, sometimes they also flavor it with different syrups- around 500-600 Fts/dl

Long-drinks, like whiskey with Coke or vodka with orange juice or some other fruit juice, sometimes with Sprite: 900-1200 Fts

Cocktails: 1500 FTs for a Mojito, 2000 Fts for a Sex on the beach. Other cocktails are above this price.

Shots: Vodka, Whiskey, Unicum, Jagermaister, Tequila around 700 Fts/3cl

Hungarian pálinka: 900-1200 Fts/3cl

Budapest drink prices out of the city center

Hungarian beer prices: These 4 or 5 dl drinks usually cost around 350-400 Forints (Soproni, Borsodi, Aranyászok, Kőbányai)

Hungarian craft beer prices: Around 600-7000 Forints

Wine prices: Around 150-400 Forints/dl

Spritzer: white wine with sparkling water, sometimes they also flavor it with different syrups- around 300-400 Fts/dl

Long-drinks, like whiskey with Coke or vodka with orange juice or some other fruit juice, sometimes with Sprite: 500-600 Fts

Cocktails: 700 FTs for a Mojito, 12000 Fts for a Sex on the beach. Other cocktails are above this price.

Shots: Vodka, Whiskey, Unicum, Jagermaister, Tequila around 350-500 Fts/3cl

Hungarian pálinka: 400-500 Fts/3cl

Cocktail prices in Budapest

Are you ready to do a pub-crawl with your friends? Now that you are aware of the prices, you can easily prepare for your night-outs and evening programs money-wise. Ruin pubs are quite popular in Hungary, so don’t be surprised by the high number of them around the city. Obviously, if you are looking for a party place where you can dance, there are abundant opportunities in Budapest as well.