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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Condemned to demolition during Communism, Lipscani is one of the few area in Bucharest that kept some of its old face. After fall of the Communism, during 90’s, buildings were left this time to neglect up to a pitiful state or even close to collapse....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed December 12, 2018

The area around Lipscani has many historical sights but at night you run the gauntlet of hassle from sex-club touts on some of the streets. Some good restaurants but prices are twice what you would pay in the rest of the city.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank AndyHManchester
Reviewed December 8, 2018 via mobile

A great cartier to meet and than vote on what to do.. First eat or drink or both. Then comes what then where.. The easiest way can be "follow the leader" who knows what is best where..

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ahdgbd
Reviewed October 22, 2018

This is a typical old town street. Lots of bars, cafes and restaurants but also some rather overpriced souvenir shops selling rather tatty goods. Having said that when in the area, have a stroll through.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

In general not a huge fan of this place, but nice to have a couple of drinks on a night out I find it a bit trashy but hopefully in future it will improve. Most people come here when in Bucharest but there is a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ana_Bejan
Reviewed September 24, 2018

There are probably a handful of streets you should know in Bucharest: Victoria, Elizabeth (after the first queen) and Lipscani. This is one of the entrances and main thoroughfares in Old Town.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank NisaM_13
Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

Definitely need to visit this street, but after dinner - most places are open then. Restaurants with local cuisine, craft beers, many young & smiled people.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank PamelaFusiage
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

It s a place that will offer you all kindof experience ( cuisine, party, pubs) Is very comercial place. I don t recomand Shopping for suvenirs because are over priced and not the best quality.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Iulia V
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

One of the better walking areas of Old Town Bucharest. Ee enjoyed two casual strolls through the area. Recommend.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank packcal
Reviewed August 24, 2018

An old street in the center of Bucharest, very busy and with many places where you can eat all kind of food.

Date of experience: July 2018
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emma f
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Response from cazbatt | Reviewed this property |
We've just stayed in Grand Pier hotel, about a ten minute walk from old town but nice and reasonably cheap.
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