Faust Wine Cellar, Budapest

4.6
#1 of 42 in Wineries in Hungary
Sample traditional Hungarian wines at the historical Faust Wine Cellar in the Buda Castle district. Walk down the steps beneath the Dominican Monastery Cloister to this cellar, which contains bottles from 22 wine-making regions throughout the country. Take a guided tour of the grounds to learn about Hungarian wine-making and -tasting from the site's sommelier. Join the cellar staff for festivals, tasting events, and wine dinners, and taste wines from the famous Szekszard, Villany, Eger, Tokaj, and Badacsony areas, as well as Hungarian fruit distillates called pálinka. Put Faust Wine Cellar on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Budapest tour itinerary planning tool.
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  • My boyfriend had heard about this place but I hadn't, and he really wanted to go. It took us a while to find it, as unfortunately, the Hilton staff weren't very helpful. However once we found the...  more »
  • The wine cellar is beautiful, very romantic, great wine, nice friendly staff. I couldn't reccomend this experience any more. We done the 6 wine tasting experience. Well worth the money. No hidden...  more »
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  • We had an absolutely wonderful wine tasting here. Learned about wine production in Hungary and had some delicious tastings. Service was excellent. Don’t be put-off by it being in a Hilton hotel, they have some historic buildings and the cellar was lovely and felt very authentic. Be sure to book ahead as it’s a small space which fills quickly - we booked over the phone and had no trouble. Thank you!
  • While the wine here is good, the price they advertise is not what they charge. They don't tell you that if you select all red wine you have to pay a premium. It ended up being 40 USD per person for what amounts to maybe 3 glasses of wine, a major rip off. Do not waste your time here.
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