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Street Ion Brezoianu, N 19, Bucharest 010131, Romania
+40 21 315 8375
00:00 - 23:30
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Sun - Sat 00:00 - 23:30
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Shaked, null, Israel
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We asked for a restaurnt with good Romanien food and we succeeded. Very good dishes fo my wife and me. Excellent sevice, nice music and even folk dancing. Very nice and pleasant atmosphere. Defantly a kinde of restaurant to like.

Thank Eytan I
Bucharest, Romania
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great atmosphere and lovely stuff. It was a great opportunity to rediscover the taste of traditional romanian dishes.

Thank Vlad S
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Really good food and desserts. Should probably be the first stop on the food list of any visitor to Bucharest.

Thank Surdu S
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

It's probably the best restaurant in Bucharest with romanian food.I think it's a good suggestion for anyone who wants to taste traditional cuisine!

Thank Ursu F
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Friendly staff, perfect location and excellent food for a reasonable (european-standard) price. Strongly recommend!

Thank Stefan P
London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had 2 mains, 2 sausages, house red wine and a desert. The price is extremely competitive (at least for us living in London). The meat was very tasty and the wine was ok (for a house wine). The desert was great as well. We were looking for a restaurant to try some traditional Romanian food and we found what... More 

Thank Juan Manuel C
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I thought the restaurant was clean and quiet place to have a good meal. The service was ok, and the food was bland. Filling but no place I would want to eat again.

1 Thank Seneca M
Yorkshire Dales National Park, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Good robust Romanian food. Pleasant staff. Good value. A very large menu from which to choose but the waiter was very helpful as I am allergic to garlic. Result ! Garlic-free meal but my husband made up for it !

Thank Boyes R
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Vatra Restaurant is an outstanding traditional Romanian restaurant which I have been to many times and I firmly recommend to anyone.

Thank Mary T
Bucharest, Romania
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158 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 216 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A classical 80s style restaurant updated to the modern standard, but service-wise still pretty much locked in the communist era. This may be appealing to some, but unattractive to others. The food is just plain average. Some dishes (whole fried chicken and the pickles) were really tasty, while most were quite bland and uninteresting. The whole menu is very straight... More 

3 Thank calin_yoz

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$23 - US$30
European, Eastern European, Central European, Romanian, International
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:30
00:00 - 23:30
00:00 - 23:30
00:00 - 23:30
00:00 - 23:30
00:00 - 23:30
00:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Street Ion Brezoianu, N 19, Bucharest 010131, Romania
  • Location: Europe  >  Romania  >  Bucharest
  • Phone Number: +40 21 315 8375
Best traditional romanian food in Bucharest.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?