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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The name of this famous street is derived from the well known German town of Leipzig. Many merchants brought staff from Leipzig to Bucharest and used to sell it on this street, therefore these merchants were called Leipzigers - and this turned into Lipscani. A...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Dan I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is, as it says, in the heart of Old Town. It's a small area but nicely preserved with some quaint little souvenir shops and wonderful restaurants.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank nepatravellers
Reviewed January 27, 2019 via mobile

Here there is the night club and more and more..restaurant, bar, club where the prices are more high in compared to other part of bucharet.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank easyboy77
Reviewed January 4, 2019

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
Thank C-and-See
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
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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
1  Thank Kevin F
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
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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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