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Visarion 20, Bucharest, Romania
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Ranked #192 of 950 Restaurants in Bucharest
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 am - 12:00 pm
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Polish first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 via mobile

Had a very pleasing meal at Baba Dochia late July. You have to be careful not to mistakenly walk past the small fascia of this establishment. Look out for the sign above, on the wall. (The width of the front of the building is short, but the length is very long). It happened to be very relaxed and not too... More

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Tulsa
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Not expensive. Broad selection of Romanian dishes prepared with skill. The manager is English fluent, outgoing and keen to offer suggestions for food and drink and any other topic you'd like to discuss. Near a university so tends to draw a younger crowd, and a large crowd later in the evening.

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Taiwan
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014 via mobile

This restaurant does not have an English menu, and the server had some difficulty explaining the dishes in English. We ordered pork with chicken liver, bacon, and polenta, with a fried egg on top. This was very rich, the flavour was good, but the pork was a bit tough. We also ordered a grilled trout with mashed potatoes, which was... More

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Sicily
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

After a month in Bucharest I made this restaurant my best choice, because it's cheap (compared to other proper restaurant), it makes good traditional dishes, it's not crowded and it has nice and friendly waiters. I went to this restaurant very often for lunch, and every time I was ok. The only negative points: - the background music. It was... More

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Bucharest, Romania
Top Contributor
160 reviews 160 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013

This restaurant is a good place to have a romanian traditional meal.The sarmale and the dessert papanasi are fresh and very tasty.Good choice for a pleasant meal and good service.

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London
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2013

If you want to experience true Romanian cooking without joining the hoards of beautiful people in the old town then this is perfect for you. The menu is only in Romanian but the staff were very helpful with descriptions of the dishes. Do take the starter for two - this consists of cold cured and smoked meats, local soft cheese,... More

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Aigina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2013

I was able to recognize the effort and love that are given at Baba Dochia.Tradition combined with Quality is a secret that few can manage.A friendly staff which laughs from the heart,what else can someone ask for.Next time at Bucharest?Don't forget to visit Baba Dochia!!!

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Bucharest, Romania
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2013

I've been there with a group of colleagues. We made a reservation and also we choosed the food in advance, so that it was served fast after our arrival, but barely warm. I had "Tigaie munteneasca (picanta)": a mix of beef, pork, chiken and vegetables, a tasty combination, spoiled by the not well cooked pieces of beef, which I had... More

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Bucharest, Bucuresti, Romania
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

I've been there last night with the coleagues. Great atmosphere, the staff arranged a private part of the restaurant so we could be by ourselves, which was great. The music made me jump on my seat, while the service was at its best. I had the mutton pastrami which was perfectly grilled, but the biscuits cake was too sweet and... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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237 reviews 237 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
275 helpful votes 275 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

I recently ate at Baba Dochia with a group of friends from work. The layout worked out perfect as they had an upstairs area that we could all sit together and enjoy. The food and service was awesome, everything I tried was fantastic, the entree to the desert. It is a very homey, friendly place to eat with great service... More

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Additional Information about Baba Dochia

Address: Visarion 20, Bucharest, Romania
Location: Europe  >  Romania  >  Bucharest
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 am - 12:00 pm
Monday 12:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 am - 12:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 am - 12:00 pm
Friday 12:00 am - 12:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 am - 12:00 pm

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