Ganz Söröző

I love craft beers, but bars that serve them are often a bit too polished, too pristine, without the patina that accrues from being in the business for long years. Ganz Söröző isn't very fashionable, but has a lot of charm. This tiny place hides on a peaceful, car-free street behind the Ottoman-era dome of Király Baths in Buda, within the below-ground level of a residential building.

Ganz is by far most enjoyable in the summer, when local beer fans fill the outdoor tables shaded by a towering tree and overlooking the building's ivy-clad facade. Ten beers are served on draft, many more by the bottle, both local and international options.

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