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Pastravaria Alex

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European, Pub, Romanian
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Baia Mare-Sighet Road, Ieud, Romania
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Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Reservations
Description: The restaurant is on the National Road No. 18, in Maramures County, Romania

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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great place

Great food (especially for lunch/dinner), great atmosphere, friendly staff. Wonderful location. Traditional style decor and traditional dishes.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2015
Gabi T
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Bucharest, Romania
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Bucharest, Romania
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

Great food (especially for lunch/dinner), great atmosphere, friendly staff. Wonderful location. Traditional style decor and traditional dishes.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

Good food, trout is delicious, especially the soup. The landscape and outdoor restaurant over pond fish are wonderful. The services are very good. Prices ok. If you're passing through Maramures, worth to stop here for lunch.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

A visit in Maramures country cannot be complete without a stop at “Pastravaria Alex, happy fish”. Located on the main road near Mara village it is the best place for lunch or dinner…And it is not only about the food, but also the location is wonderful. You can spend easily few hours here enjoying the beautiful landscape, the fresh air... More 

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Medias, Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

I highly recommend this place!!!Everything was great and food awesome!It is a beautiful place and must go and eat there for sure.

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Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

I first ate at this restaurant this year in February. I can say it was the best fried trout I ever ate so far. Besides good food the restaurant has the following advantages: - It is located in a beautiful area of the village Mara from Maramures County - The restaurant respects the local architecture - The restaurant is decorated... More 

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Baia Mare, Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

I was several times in there, in winter or in summer, always it is a good place to refresh yourself . In winter the interior of restaurant is like traditional house from Maramures and in summer you can find a place under the trees when is hot outside , you can hear the waterfall sound and you can breathe a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

The fish here is amazing and also the traditional mămăliga or potatoes. It is a family business and you can tell that because of the homey atmosphere. The servers are very nice, good humor people which is very normal to meet in these parts of Romania.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

The staff is kind and deliver the food pretty fast. The menu is adequate and reflects "the obsession"of Romanian cuisine with pork. I like how the serving area is set up and that the buildings and the decoration are based on local motives. Unfortunately, every year I have the impression that the place is under construction. PS: the place is... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

This is one of my favorite local restaurants. It is a nice drive out a little ways from town. Open air dining in covered pavilions in the summer. The "open dining rooms" are over the water. Watch the fish and enjoy the scenery. There is a lovely waterfall. The local bread with a garlic dip is nothing short of spectacular.... More 

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Baia Mare, Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Fresh fish, great location, pleasant atmospfere, friendly staff (even when the restaurant is overcroawded). Try the local handmad bread, catch your own fish, taste the traditional plumen brandy. You will remember with pleasure this place!

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Additional Information about Pastravaria Alex

Address: Baia Mare-Sighet Road, Ieud, Romania
Location: Europe  >  Romania  >  Transylvania  >  Northwest Romania  >  Maramures County  >  Ieud
Cuisine: European, Pub, Romanian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Baia Mare-Sighet Road, Ieud, Romania
  • Location: Europe  >  Romania  >  Transylvania  >  Northwest Romania  >  Maramures County  >  Ieud

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: European, Pub, Romanian

Description

The restaurant is on the National Road No. 18, in Maramures County, Romania

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