My dear Lola,
Foodies and adventurous eaters know that Budapest is renowned for it pastry culture. When looking for a unique (and sweet) gastronomic journey, these are the 4 most legendary cafés in Budapest that can not be missed.
Book Café – Lotz-terem
The Lotz café is probably the most spectacular and elegant café in Budapest. Located in Alexandra bookstore upper floor, it used to serve as a Casino in the 19th century.
Tip: Nowadays it is well known for its a million times Instagramed “Dobos cake”.
Located in one of the cities main squares, the Vörösmarty tér, Café Gerbeaud is one of the most iconic cafés in the city. Opened in 1858, next 2008 it will be celebrating its 150 years.
Tip: Those wanting to have its own birthday-cake in advanced, they can order the legendary Gerbeaud ‘konyakos meggy‘ cake.
Located in the highest part of the city, in Buda castle district, Ruszwurm Cukrászda is another must place to visit when staying at the Hungarian capital and touring the city most touristic attractions: Fisherman’s bastion and St. Mathias Church.