Budapest’s 10 best music bars

Amid the plethora of nightlife options in Budapest is a number of places where live music is laid on as part of the entertainment, usually for free and usually unobtrusive. Here are ten suggestions.

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Simply Red

@Papp László Budapest Sportaréna

Tuesday, 6 December 2022 8.00pm

Following the release of album Blue Eyed Soul, Simply Red planned a European tour, now rescheduled for 2022. The UK soul and pop band will be playing new songs and as well as evergreen hits such...

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    Tuesday, 30 August 2022 6.00pm

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    Sunday, 28 August 2022 6.00pm

  • @Papp László Budapest Sportaréna

    Thursday, 14 July 2022 8.00pm

  • @Papp László Budapest Sportaréna

    Tuesday, 12 July 2022 7.30pm

  • @Papp László Budapest Sportaréna

    Monday, 11 July 2022 8.00pm

  • @Puskás Aréna

    Sunday, 10 July 2022 6.30pm

  • @Budapest Park

    Friday, 24 June 2022 6.00pm

  • @Papp László Budapest Sportaréna

    Tuesday, 24 May 2022 8.00pm

  • @Papp László Budapest Sportaréna

    Wednesday, 9 February 2022

  • @Papp László Budapest Sportaréna

    Wednesday, 2 February 2022 8.00pm

  • @Akvárium Klub

    Friday, 3 December 2021 7.30pm

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    From loungey Nouvelle Vague to edgy Tricky, attractive foreign acts are coming to Budapest en masse this autumn to play shows at locations across the city.

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