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Top Choice Classical Music in Erzsébetváros & the Jewish Quarter

Liszt Music Academy

Performances at Budapest’s most important concert hall are usually booked up at least a week in advance, but more expensive (though still affordable) last-minute tickets can sometimes be available. It's always worth…
Live Music in Erzsébetváros & the Jewish Quarter

Gödör

In the bowels of the Central Passage shopping centre on Király utca, Gödör has maintained its reputation for scheduling an excellent variety of indie, rock, jazz, electronic and experimental music, as well as hostin…
Live Music in Erzsébetváros & the Jewish Quarter

Giero Brasserie

This basement bar, presided over by Gizi néni (Aunt Gizi), is the place to come to listen to Gypsy music, as Roma musicians play from about 10pm when they’re off duty after playing saccharine junk at top-end hotels.…
Live Music in Erzsébetváros & the Jewish Quarter

Pótkulcs

The 'Spare Key' is a fine little drinking venue with a varied menu of live music most evenings and occasional táncház (Hungarian music and dance). The small central courtyard is a wonderful place to chill out in sum…
Puppet Theatre in Erzsébetváros & the Jewish Quarter

Budapest Puppet Theatre

The city’s puppet theatre presents shows designed for children at 10am or 10.30am, and 2.30pm or 3pm. Performances usually don’t require fluency in Hungarian. Consult the website for program schedules and exact time…
Live Music in Erzsébetváros & the Jewish Quarter

Ladó Café

An unassuming place by day with decent food and excellent service, the Ladó comes into its own at 8pm most nights when it hosts live entertainment – usually jazz and swing.
Cinema in Erzsébetváros & the Jewish Quarter

Art+ Cinema

What was previously known as Örökmozgó ('moving picture') cinema, part of the Hungarian Film Institute, has metamorphosed into this modern picture house showing mostly foreign classic and new films in their original…