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Best Places to Shop in Budapest

If you’re looking for a souvenir or you just want to do some window shopping, Budapest has a lot in store for you. From classy retail stores to huge malls and bustling markets, there are lots of Budapest shops you can visit to buy that souvenir.

  1. Central Market, Vasarcsarnok

This bustling market resembles a Budapest shopping street. With each level, you can get your hands on different produce. You can get anything from meat products to instant traditional cuisines to trinkets and crafts.

  1.  Szimpla Farmers’ Market

This flea market is one of the famous markets in Budapest. If you want to purchase a local souvenir, this is the market for you. You can shop for fruits and vegetables, freshly baked bread, local honey, jams, and spices. The market is open from Mondays to Saturdays.

Budapest market
  1. Retrock

Of all Budapest shops, this shop is home to vintage clothing. If faded denim jackets, worn-in flannel shirts, and second-hand retro design collections are your time, then head to Retrock, home of vintage and retro items and colorful collections.

  1. Ecseri Market

This is the biggest and most famous antique flea market which is just a half-hour bus ride away from the city center. To experience the market fully and get the best deals, go on Saturdays before 9 am.

  1. Nanushka

This is another downtown store for the best designer clothing. Nanushka is a leading women’s fashion label with easy-to-wear pieces at the best process. There’s a café inside the store where you can order an espresso drink as you shop.