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“Fun night out”
Review of Szimpla Cafe

Szimpla Cafe
Ranked #41 of 3,121 Restaurants in Budapest
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $1 - $7
Cuisines: Bar, Pub
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Restaurant details
Good for: Large groups, Bar scene
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Drinks, Dinner, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Neighborhood: District VII / Jewish Quarter
Oakville, Canada
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Fun night out”
Reviewed January 24, 2014

It wasn't until after we went to Szimpla that we found out it's rated among the top bars in Europe. It was quite a cool place with a lot going on. Plenty of sitting and standing room, we enjoyed a nice shot of Palinka and some good company. Wouldn't necessarily make a special effort to go back, but it was a nice place to stumble upon.

Visited February 2013
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Worth a visit”
Reviewed January 9, 2014

Enjoyed a few drinks here surrounded by weird and interesting objects. Plenty of seats and nice that there was an open roof area. The night we were there a live band was playing in another section but could still be heard giving a great atmosphere.

  • Visited October 2013
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Brussels, Belgium
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10 reviews
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“So special!”
Reviewed January 7, 2014

Szimpla Kert is a special place for sure. The atmosphere is great, so is the beer (although the Szimpla beer is a Slovenian one - Union). The prices are acceptable and the staff is super-nice. It is worth visiting for sure.

  • Visited December 2013
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“Unique place”
Reviewed January 4, 2014 via mobile

It is very interesting and unusual place. Very friendly environment. Worth visiting. Good prices of food and beverages.

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Livingston, United Kingdom
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333 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
“Nice bar”
Reviewed October 17, 2013 via mobile

Good beer and service. Prices good. Bit confused as place isnt a ruin bar and doesnt look like photo. But a good, popular bar !!

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