Nightlife

Budapest’s best bars and party spots – it’s the Heineken Nightlife Awards!

Photo : Alexandra Hinkelmann

Budapest Park is the city’s best live venue and Anker’t the best ruin bar – so say most of the 22,000 voters who took part in Heineken Budapest’s annual Nightlife Awards for 2019. With the results just in, we can reveal which venues and festivals were selected across 13 categories.

All tolled, more than 200 places took part in this citywide survey, from craft-beer bars to cocktail spots, and intimate clubs to large-scale festivals.

 

Here are the top 3s in all fields:

 

  • Best Party Organisers

1- CS Company

2- Next Level Budapest

3- Black Trap

 

  • Best Budapest Festival

1- Sziget Festival

2- Downtown Festival

3- Kolorádó Festival

 

  • Best Wine Bar

1- Wine&U

2- Kadarka

3- Divino

 

  • Best Craft Beer Bar

1- Rizmajer Craft Beer House

2- Kandalló

3- Neked csak Dezső

 

Photo: Alexandra Hinkelmann

 

  • Best Open-Air Venue

1- Barba Negra

2- PONTOON

3- Fröccsterasz

 

  • Best Live Venue

1- Budapest Park

2- Akvárium Klub

3- A38

 

  • Best Pub

1- Humbák Művek X Aznap

2- Stifler Bar

3- Telep

 

  • Best Ruin Bar

1- Anker’t

2- Instant

3- Szimpla Kert

 

Photo: Alexandra Hinkelmann

 

  • Best Bar

1- Humbák Klub

2- A Grund

3- Yellow Budapest

 

  • Best Cocktail Bar

1- PIÑA

2- Hotsy Totsy

3- Black Swan

 

  • Best LGBTQ Event Venue

1- Akvárium Klub

2- Anker’t

3- Édes Érzés

 

  • Best Small Club

1- Aether

2- Barhole

3- Lärm

 

  • Best Big Club

1- Akvárium Klub

2- Ötkert

3- Premier

 

 

  • Special Awards

Heineken Special Award: Quiz Night

Raiker Special Award: Humbák Művek