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Bistro de l'Arte

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Romanian, Bar, European, Soups, Central European
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Piata Enescu George | Bistro de l'Arte, Brasov 500031, Romania
+40 720 535 566
09:00 - 01:00
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Sun 12:00 - 01:00
Mon - Sat 09:00 - 01:00
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

A soon you arrived there we were forced to stay in a dark corner of the restaurant, food was too expensive and somehow they managed to burn all the escargorts we received! Bread was good tho...

Thank Pedro L
bistrodelarte, Manager at Bistro de l'Arte, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Pedro L, Thank you for your review. Since we always offer a table and never force anyone to sit, we assumed that since you accepted the one our colleague presented you, you wear content with it. It’s true that we put the lights a bit down in the night in order to have a enjoyable ambiance. We are... More 

Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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52 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We ended up here on a thursday evening. The place was almost empy, there was live violin music and the lights were dim inside. There was this very old-charm feeling all over, like the restaurant was a stage half-asleep, waiting for its actors to come and bring it to life.Tthe service was a bit slow, but the girls were nice... More 

Thank Claudia P
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I ordered eggs they told me there will be a delay of approximately 30 min. after 1 hour we ask about our order and a Chef informed me that they will be done soon, with a very bad and superior attitude. but after 10 min, the waiter came to tell me that our order was canceled just because the chef... More 

Thank Ibram O
bistrodelarte, Manager at Bistro de l'Arte, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Ibram O Thank you for the review. I feel totally responsible for the entire story and I would like to present the whole picture. The bistro was full and the waitress informed you from the very beginning that the food will come with a delay because of this. You ordered first an entrée, which came in 10 minutes.... More 

Jerusalem, Israel
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54 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

While the building is beautiful and there was lovely piano music, we ended up leaving. Why? We were seated immediately and given menus but after about 15 minutes of no one coming to the table, I had to call a waitress over. Then I asked what items on the menu were gluten free as I have celiac. She said- just... More 

Thank Tzippi M
Bucharest, Romania
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a perfect evening here with a lot of food, every dish was extremely tasty. The house wine is also good and the serving perfect. Nothing to object! :)

Thank Ana M
Brasov, Brasov, Romania
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've come to this bistro specifically because they won Burgerfest and I wanted to try the renowned burger. It was really good but it only managed to tie in my case with a different burger in the city. Definitely not the bet one I've had so far. Still the burger was really good, the actual meatloaf was huge and beautifully... More 

Thank Paul N
Brasov, Romania
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been there in evenings with piano concert (pot-puri of classical, jazz, cafe-concert) and also at short theatre plays. The food is also nice and surprising.

Thank pbrinzei
Bucharest, Romania
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70 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place is really nice, right in the center and in an old house. We had the Bistro Burger but it arrived cold and on top we felt a bit sick afterwords. The service was very nice. Check it out when in Brasov.

Thank Dan T
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017

This is the place where you can have b/fast,lunch and dinner all at top quality food ,service and drink's experience been great every time . Enjoying Martini with live piano music in background is heaven .

Thank Marco B
Athens, Greece
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent dishes, beautiful decoration, staff was very friendly. We tried breakfast, coffee, hot chocolate, the famous hamburger and soup. All were delicious. Perfection is the word that describes our time in Bistro de l' art.

Thank George K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$13
Romanian, Bar, European, Soups, Central European
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piata Enescu George | Bistro de l'Arte, Brasov 500031, Romania
  • Location: Europe  >  Romania  >  Transylvania  >  Central Romania  >  Brasov County  >  Brasov
  • Phone Number: +40 720 535 566
Bistro de l 'Arte is the spot to be for gourmets and for anyone looking for a place to have lunch or simply to enjoy o fine cocktail. A short description of the bistro will help you to take a decision. Located in toe old part of the city, Bistro de l'Arte was opened in December 2000 as a French coffee & eating-place. Even if the front door in announces nothing spectacular the interior in friendly and nice decorated. As you come in you will have a nice surprise finding a painting or a photo or exhibition. In Bistro de l'Arte art has a special place. The bistro has a refined culinary line based on European recipes, especially french ones. The food is the one you find in any bistro: soups, salads, croques, and pasta. The French onion soup prepared here in famous all over the country. As well as the salads served with a special dressing and a fresh croissant. The deserts are not less: fondue au chocolat, apfelpfankuchen mit zucker und zimt, chocolate cake or caramelised bananas are strong reasons for our clients to come back. The menu has two section: the permanent one and a special offer. Teh last one contains ussualy season food and drinks and it is replaced evry two - tree days. The bar contains a large variety of drinks. The Bistro cocktails are well known thanks to the professional bartenders, original ingredients and correct recipes. Since it was opened - December 6, 2000 - in Bistro de l'Arte are constantly organized painting, sculptures or photo exhibitions. A permanent art gallery is permanently organized inside. Famous Romanian artists presented their works in the last years: painters, sculptors, photographers, and craftsmen. The same place frequently hosted theatre shows played by amateur and professional actors. Well known music artists choose Bistro de l'Arte for concerts: Teodora Enache, Maria Raducanu, Sorin Romanescu, Nicolas Simion, Mircea Tiberian, Blue Notes & Katrin Giese (Germany) are only some of the musicians

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?