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Instant

Akacfa Utca 49-51, Budapest 1072, Hungary
+36 70 638 5040
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Like in home

When in Budapest some locals proposed to us to go there and have a unique experience from a ruin... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Yannis31424
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Athens, Greece
A Literal Maze of Magnificence

I'm not usually a fan of almost any bar/club I end up in but a friend from Budapest brought us to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
C B
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The Hague, The Netherlands
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“dance floors” (37 reviews)
“ruin pub” (38 reviews)
“cheap drinks” (27 reviews)
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Akacfa Utca 49-51, Budapest 1072, Hungary
District VII / Jewish Quarter
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+36 70 638 5040
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"dance floors"
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"ruin pub"
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"cheap drinks"
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"ruin bars"
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"free entry"
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"szimpla kert"
in 19 reviews
"different areas"
in 9 reviews
"pub crawl"
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"lots of fun"
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"owl"
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"techno"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

When in Budapest some locals proposed to us to go there and have a unique experience from a ruin bar. It was nice felt like I was back to my country in Athens in a local bar. Had a really good time while there :)More

1  Thank Yannis31424
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manager_QRM, Vezető at Instant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Yannis31424 , It is always a great pleasure to read so enchanting reviews like yours, so thank you very much for sharing it with us. It is very rewarding to hear that you were impressed by our lovely place. Furthermore, it gives us great...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm not usually a fan of almost any bar/club I end up in but a friend from Budapest brought us to Instant and not only were we impressed, even he was as this bar use to be in a different location and was moved not...More

1  Thank C B
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manager_QRM, Vezető at Instant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear C B, First of all, thank you for sharing your kind review with us about our place on TripAdvisor. We cannot be happier with the fact that you discovered our lovely place and decided to give it a go, we are glad to read...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I wouldn’t recommend it to anybody. There are many nice ruin pubs in Budapest and Instant is not worth visiting. The staff is very rude and takes advantage of the tourists. Be careful of the bouncers. They may ask for more money in order to...More

1  Thank Marina D
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manager_QRM, Vezető at Instant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Marina D, First of all, thank you for sharing your honest review with us about our place on TripAdvisor. We deeply regret to see that your time here probably did not live up to the expectations you came here with. We would like to...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Honestly I would highly recommend this big club, it has many rooms with different vibes in each one. Lots of different bars and it is full of quirky art and murals. Each room has different music playing too.More

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manager_QRM, Vezető at Instant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear SarahBibbob, It is us who should express our thanks, you did the right choice choosing us and spend your time on our dancefloors. We truly appreciate sharing your review about it here on TripAdvisor! We are more than happy seeing you visited our place,...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Instant has a great atmosphere, with some hidden corners upstairs to really feel like you are simply in a ruined building. Plenty of dance space as well as seating. When we visited they were offering scratch cards to win free drinks for the rest of...More

Thank Asia L
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manager_QRM, Vezető at Instant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Asia L, First of all, we would like to thank you very much for letting us know your enchanting feedback, it really means a lot to our team. We are so pleased that you loved our charming atmosphere, and it is nice to learn...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Instant 2 nights in a row, it was great! Amazed at how good it is, if you didn't like song in one room you have plenty more rooms to choose from. Good pricing of drinks and open until early hours. Definitely recommend...More

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manager_QRM, Vezető at Instant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear travelwithchels. What a great delight reading your praising words about our place. Thank you for sharing your opinion with us. It is brilliant you visited us twice during your stay and we are beyond happy with the fact you had such a superb time...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved our time here. We entered through fogas but this was the best place with the best music. A ruin bar but pretty much a Club. Don’t miss it!More

Thank Shefali S
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manager_QRM, Vezető at Instant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Shefali S, First of all, we would like to thank you very much for letting us know your enchanting feedback, it really means a lot to our team. We are so pleased that you loved our charming atmosphere, we are indeed a bar, club,...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

This place has something for everyone. There's over 12 rooms that I saw! It's packed and the prices are fair/cheap. The smoking area is huge and warm with a bar. The biggest downfall Is you have to pay for toilet paper every time you go...More

2  Thank Sherrelle M
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manager_QRM, Vezető at Instant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2018

Dear Sherrelle M, First of all, we would like to thank you very much for letting us know your enchanting feedback, it really means a lot to our team. It is nice to learn that you appreciated our different music styles and we sincerely hope...More

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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

This club is huge. Many different rooms with different type of music. Can easily get lost within this club. We had to queue up for around 15/ 20 minutes but was worth the wait. Costs 1000 to get in (i went on a Thursday night...More

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manager_QRM, Vezető at Instant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Dear Mcmitten, Let us start with thanking you for writing us a marvellous feedback. It is extremely important for us to get to know our dear guests’ opinion. We are really glad you found the different type of music in the rooms met your taste....More

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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

good vibes - sort of like a maze. average price drinks but good variety of music so there is something for everyone!! pretty sure it is open till 6am. Went there with a free pub crawl and it was a great end to the nightMore

Thank Kellie M
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manager_QRM, Vezető at Instant, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Dear Ms. Kellie M, First and foremost, we would like to thank you very much for being so kind to write a review about our bar. We are so pleased that you loved our charming atmosphere, and it is nice to learn that you appreciated...More

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Nearby
District VII / Jewish Quarter
District VII is the very heart of Budapest and houses
the city’s Jewish Quarter. Its streets are lively and
colorful, its buildings narrate different histories in
an assortment of architectural styles, and its cafes
and bars are frequented and loved by the enthusiastic
crowds. Grand and magnificent, the striking star of
the district is the Great Synagogue, the largest in
Europe and one of the biggest in the world. Distinctly
...More
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dandan444
20 September 2017|
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Response from Davide_e_Lorena | Reviewed this property |
No, there isn't a fee entrance. You might go to Instant at 10/11 pm so you don't have to wait 2/3 hours. But if you want to skip the queue, you can pay about 15 euros (just ask to the staff outside)
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Tom R
4 January 2017|
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Response from daniels67_11 | Reviewed this property |
Ishould imagine it's good every night
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