Faust Wine Cellar, Budapest

4.7
#4 of 241 in Nightlife in Hungary
Sample traditional Hungarian wines at the historical Faust Wine Cellar in the Buda Castle district. Walk down the steps beneath the Dominican Monastery Cloister to this cellar, which contains bottles from 22 wine-making regions throughout the country. Take a guided tour of the grounds to learn about Hungarian wine-making and -tasting from the site's sommelier. Join the cellar staff for festivals, tasting events, and wine dinners, and taste wines from the famous Szekszard, Villany, Eger, Tokaj, and Badacsony areas, as well as Hungarian fruit distillates called pálinka. Put Faust Wine Cellar on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Budapest tour itinerary planning tool .
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  • This was my second visit here after 9 years. The wines are still as high quality at very reasonable prices. We booked in advance which I highly suggest as this place is small which contributes to the ...  more »
  • Really nice tasting! Too bad that Hungary is not so great at wine we tried 6 wines 7500 HUF and to that we had ordered a cheese tray which we recommend 1500 HUF. A little tucked away and hard to find! But it is located in the basement of the Hilton
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  • This is the best thing in Budapest, full stop. The service is excellent - from the useful but not overbearing description to the constant refills if delicious scones. The wine is also very good, which is only strange because the pours are so generous. Go if you possibly can, but don't expect to be remotely sober when you leave!
  • Absolutely amazing experience! Drink wine in the old wine cellar of an ancient castle. Plus, th sommelier really knows is wine..
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