What are the best rooftop bars in Budapest ?
We have selected 4 rooftops (roof terraces) in the Hungarian capital where you can have a drink, eat, and in some, enjoy concerts, movies and live DJ’s!
Here is our selection of the best rooftop bars in Budapest!
High Note Skybar – Aria Hotel
The High Note Skybar is located on the roof of the ‘Aria’, a luxury hotel in Pest 100m from the basilica St. Stephen at 5 Hercegprimás Street. You enter the hotel and reach the large terrace by an elevator located on the right of the ground floor.
You can then enjoy a drink with a unique view of Budapest and the basilica.
The hotel is rated 5 stars and the prices here are high for Budapest: espresso at 4 €, beer 0.5l to 6 €, coke at 3,5 €. There is also a snack menu (desserts from € 4, snack from € 6) not to be confused with the menu of the restaurant, High Note, also on the roof.
Bar menu (snacks) – Tel: 00 36 20 4388 648. (reservations after 17h00 highly recommended as it closes some evenings for private events).
BAR 360 rooftop of Budapest
Bar 360 is located in Pest on Andrássy Avenue. Its very large terrace can accommodate hundreds of visitors who will enjoy a drink or meal in a unique setting. Admission is not free (about 4€) and in the evening in high season, the terrace is always full. Booking a table for the evening via their website is highly recommended. In addition, concerts are often held here (see the program on their FB page).
Opening hours: from 14:00 to 24:00 from Monday to Sunday (at 02:00 from Thursday to Saturday). Check the variable schedules according to the season on their Facebook page.
From mid-November, the Bar 360 opens its IGLOO GARDEN during the winter to enjoy day and night of this terrace, warm in your translucent igloo!
St ANDREA WINE & SKYBAR
St Andrea Wine & Skybar is located on the corner of Vörösmarty Square and Váci pedestrian street. The entrance is 20m on the right of the Hard Rock Café on Deák Ferenc Street where a hostess awaits to give you access to the elevator.
This large elegant terrace with panoramic views is ideal during the day during a visit to the city center or in the early evening to enjoy a drink (prices starting in 2018: coffee € 2, beer € 5, glass 1dl of wine from of 4 €).
A gourmet restaurant with modern Hungarian cuisine is also waiting for you.
GOZSDU SKY BAR TERRACE
The Gozsdu Sky Bar is located in the Gozsdu Court, known as Budapest’s nightlife hotspot. In an alley perpendicular to the passage, the bar is marked by a sign and an elevator will take you directly to this hidden rooftop of Budapest.
The entrance is free and a visit to the terrace is welcome amidst the frenzy of the Gozsdu Court.