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Address: Nagymezo utca 38, Budapest 1065, Hungary
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Wow. Just wow.

The interior of this ruin bar is incredible, you have to see it to believe it. It's also so sprawlingly large that you'll always find somewhere to sit, however busy it... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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348 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 311 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The interior of this ruin bar is incredible, you have to see it to believe it. It's also so sprawlingly large that you'll always find somewhere to sit, however busy it is. As a mid-30s English couple we were the oldest there, but found a friendly welcome and great staff.

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Thank DaveSwin
Budapest, Hungary
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14 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Not too bad, not so good. Strange music, but the design and the place itself was OK. Excellent location.

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Thank AHeni80
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Me and 2 friends have been here twice once being on my 30th birthday and found it amazing no problem from staff and i am english 2 are welsh but we are also respectfull so that maybe why we had no problems ;) Good fun place which is also very ramdom 1 night a cool band randomly came in and... More 

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Thank kyle k
London, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent new years eve in Instant as the last station of a pub crawl and had a great time but the stuff, security, lady at the toilets, cloakroom stuff were awful. They were rude and unorganised and wouldn't be surprised if someone gets in to hospital after just picking up their jackets from the cloakroom as there is no air,... More 

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Thank Timi31
manager_QRM, Vendégkapcsolati vezető at Instant, responded to this review

Dear Timi31, First and foremost, we would like to express our most sincere gratitude to you for sharing your honest experiences with us, your words are both valued and highly appreciated. We are so sorry to read that you had some inconveniences during your visit in Instant. We are a bit woeful to learn that you weren’t exactly satisfied with... More 

Zagreb, Croatia
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sort of place you dont see every day and a must see night bar/club in Budapest. Lots of room, every room has its own dance floor with different music and its own bar, really unique.

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Thank anteivanovic1
manager_QRM, Vendégkapcsolati vezető at Instant, responded to this review

Dear anteivanovic1, For a start, we would like to express how grateful we are towards you for sharing your honest thoughts and experiences with us on TripAdvisor, it really means a lot to us. We are extremely delighted that you really loved our place, we do hope that you gained some unforgettable memories in here! It makes us more than... More 

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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wouldn't take requests for Ladies. Dj massimo was colonising the booth and wouldn't let one person make one request unless they were from Budapest. Which is a real shame as people are just trying to have fun. I suggest you avoid and go straight to szimpla instead of this very racist place where bat ladies trick you into more expensive... More 

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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went there at New Years night and the place was all packed with a queue of people waiting to get in. Vibrant atmosphere, lots of tourists, cheap drinks. They didn't accept credit cards though.. Fun place to hang out.

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Thank Anna A
Budapest, Hungary
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96 reviews
62 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited the place in December a few times ... Ok... I had party like hell all the time, made a lot of new friends and had fun...:):):) Normally the club doesn't have an entrance fee so I guess it attracts a lot of young tourists . The prices are ok and the staff is friendly;) I would definitely recommend... More 

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Thank Mihaly H
Schwaig, Germany
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I went there on NYE 2016 and we really had a blast. A cool live band performed and the crowd was going nuts as they played their songs. What a way to start a new year! About the location: pretty crazy interior and wall designs. There is for example a room completely covered in music sheets. There... More 

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Thank SandroAustero19
Stockport, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Instant is by far the best of all of the ruins bars around Budapest. There's so many different rooms for different genres which keeps everyone happy. We visited for New Years Eve and had an absolutely amazing night. Definitely recommend!

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Thank Nick S
manager_QRM, Vendégkapcsolati vezető at Instant, responded to this review

Dear Nick S, Thank you very much for taking the time to review your visit with us at Instant on TripAdvisor. We always endeavour our best to make sure our guests have the best experience while entertaining with us and it is a great reward to read that for you, it was an "amazing night". We have already shared your... More 

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