Mark your calendars! The 17th edition of the UEFA European Football Championship, held every four years, kicks off on June 14th in Germany. Top European teams will be battling it out to be crowned champion. So if you're a football fan in Budapest, we've got you covered with a list of 10+ awesome places to catch the games. Whether you're a die-hard supporter or a casual observer, Budapest has the perfect spot for you to experience the magic of Euro 2024. Let the games, the cheers, and the celebrations begin!

The tournament runs from June 14th to July 14th, and Hungary is in the spotlight! They'll be facing off against Germany, Scotland, and Switzerland in Group A. Don't miss Hungary's first match against Switzerland on June 15th at 3 pm, followed by Germany on June 19th at 6 pm and Scotland on June 23rd at 9 pm. It's going to be an exciting month of football!

Szakállas Medve Bar & Grill

Kick off your European Championship experience at Szakállas Medve Bar & Grill, a brand new restaurant located next to the city's most famous Botanical Garden (Korányi Sándor utca 2/C). You might already know Szakállas Medve from their popular food trucks serving delicious street food across Hungary. Here at the bistro, you can enjoy their signature dishes like the unique mititei (Romanian-style ćevapčići) with homemade bread and the pulled pork sandwich. Wash it all down with Rizmajer craft beers or homemade syrups. And guess what! The food truck keeps on rolling, and the bistro offers an extended menu including breakfast and brunch. Dine indoors or soak up the atmosphere on the terrace, where you can catch all the Euro 2024 matches on the big screens in the evenings. The bistro is open daily from 7 am to 10 pm, with extended hours during matches.

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Nachos, margaritas, and giant screens showing every Euro 2024 match – what more could a football fan ask for? Tereza, a vibrant South and Latin American-themed Mexican restaurant on Nagymező utca, has it all. Immerse yourself in a fiesta atmosphere as you cheer on your favourite team. Tereza will be screening all the matches on big screens in their air-conditioned indoor space. Plus, they'll have special menus and drink options just for football fans. Dig into their 'fans' nacho platter' with homemade nachos, spicy sour cream, and a selection of salsas. Craving something else? Tereza offers choripan (a chorizo sausage sandwich with chimichurri) and pulled chicken taquitos with salsa verde. Tereza is known for its excellent regional Mexican cuisine, extensive mezcal and margarita selection, and lively atmosphere, especially after sunset. But between June 14th and July 14th, the energy will be electric as everyone gathers to watch the European Championship.

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Gozsdu Courtyard

Football fans in Budapest, rejoice! Whether you're on the Buda or Pest side, there are fantastic spots to catch the Euro 2024 matches, soak up the celebratory atmosphere, and indulge in delicious food and drinks. Head to the vibrant Gozsdu Courtyard, a hub brimming with restaurants and bars. Book a table on the terrace at Spíler Shanghai, Spíler Original, or Jamie Oliver's Diner to combine a delicious meal with live sports action on big screens. For a more casual vibe, opt for the Arboretum or Spritz Bar terraces. Sip on beers, wine spritzers, or cocktails with friends while the matches light up projector screens indoors. Get ready to be swept up in the Euros spirit! Gozsdu Courtyard will be decked out to 'match' the football spirit – pun intended – guaranteeing an electric atmosphere throughout the tournament. 

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Zsiráf Pest and Zsiráf Buda

Escape the urban buzz and unwind at Zsiráf Pest, a green haven on Eiffel tér. Settle down on the extensive terrace, savour delicious Neapolitan pizza, and cheer on your team as the matches unfold on the giant LED screen. The party continues from Thursday to Saturday nights, making Zsiráf Pest a perfect spot to celebrate victories (or drown your sorrows!). Looking for a more exclusive experience? Head to the upstairs lounge area and enjoy the summer vibes with a vast selection of drinks. Zsiráf Buda also awaits in Millenáris Széllkapu Park with a sprawling terrace perfect for larger groups. Gather your crew, indulge in ice-cold draught beers and pizzas, and watch the matches on big screens. Plus, there's a special fan menu to fuel your football fanaticism!

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Budapest Garden

Budapest Garden is transforming into a summer haven for Euro 2024 with GardenFest2024. Think: Óbuda's coolest fan village with giant LED screens, chill vibes, and a ton of activities to keep you entertained before the games kick off. Show off your football skills in sponsor-backed competitions with awesome prizes, or simply relax with friends and family. They've got a fantastic selection of street food and craft beers to fuel your Euros experience. GardenFest2024 promises a festival atmosphere that'll make watching the matches unforgettable. 

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Budapest Park

Budapest Park, the city's massive outdoor playground, is joining the Euro 2024 party. They've already secured two major matches – Germany vs Hungary on June 19th and Hungary vs Scotland on June 23rd. Both will be screened on giant screens under the open sky, free of charge (although registration is required for the Germany match here and the Scotland match here). No need to worry about rumbling tummies or dry throats! Budapest Park will provide all the essentials – pizza, burgers, hot dogs, popcorn, and a wide selection of drinks to keep your energy levels up while cheering on Hungary. Plus, after the games, they're throwing epic parties where you can dance the night away under the stars!

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TETØ by Mad Scientist

The Mad Scientist brewery is bringing the Euros to their rooftop haven, TETØ, located on top of Mammut. Imagine this: a stunning view, a giant screen showcasing every match, and 3 additional TVs for close-up action. Plus, quench your thirst with 15 ever-changing taps of Mad Scientist's unique craft beers. Not a beer fan? No worries! TETØ offers organic wines, exciting spirits, and even craft beer-inspired cocktails. And to keep your hunger at bay throughout the games, Gólem Street Food (known from Turbina) will be serving up their delicious bites.

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Hello Buda

Craving a lively Euros experience in Buda? Look no further than Hello Buda! This all-day hangout is your one-stop shop for football fever, delicious bites, and refreshing drinks. Whether you're starting your day with pastries from VAJ, grabbing a post-work beer, or indulging in a celebratory post-match champagne toast, Hello Buda caters to every craving. They're a haven for families, friends, and anyone looking to unwind. And from June 14th, it transforms into your ultimate Euros destination. Catch every match on giant screens and TVs, with various seating options – covered or open terraces, the rooftop haven, the bar area, or right in front of your favourite food stall. Get ready for electrifying pre-game vibes! DJs will be spinning tunes before the big matches, setting the mood for an unforgettable Euros experience. The Hello Buda food court is open from 7 am to 11 pm, spoiling you with a variety of choices. Grab schnitzels from Buja Disznók, devour Neapolitan pizzas from Salve Pop-up, tantalize your taste buds with Thai flavours from Tom Yum, indulge in street food from Cafat Pulled Pork & BBQ, or simply complete your experience with a refreshing drink from Hello Bar.

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Larus Restaurant

Residents of the 12th district, listen up! Larus Restaurant on the charming Gesztenyés-kert terrace is your Euros haven. From June 14th to July 14th, Larus guarantees a winning Euros experience. Think good company, refreshing drinks, delicious food, a giant LED wall, and LCD screens showcasing every match. The bar will be stocked with all the essentials – snacks, tapas, champagnes, and other beverages – to keep your taste buds happy and your energy levels high throughout the games. Of course, Larus' renowned à la carte menu and drinks list will also be available on the terrace. You can even book a table for a full dining experience while cheering on your team. Larus welcomes groups of all sizes! Book exclusive terrace access with a pre-arranged menu for an unforgettable Euros celebration.

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Spíler Buda

Football fans, get ready to elevate your Euros experience! Spíler Buda in MOM Park is the perfect place to watch the matches in style. Projectors will ensure you don't miss a single goal, while the vibrant atmosphere filled with other fans will make it a truly social experience. Besides, you can expect an ambiance that embodies rock, hedonism, and the good life fine fabrics, glamorous décor, and exceptional food. Savour delicious dishes prepared with fresh ingredients, paired with sensational wines, craft beers, and stiff cocktails. Spíler Buda's shaded terrace offers comfortable seating, perfect for lounging and cheering on your favourite team. Don't forget, Spíler Biergarten in Buda Castle and Spíler Original on the Pest side are also joining the Euros fun with great atmospheres and match broadcasts.

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