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PRICE RANGE
$6 - $24
CUISINES
Eastern European, Central European, Romanian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Sponsored by: Vatra

Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. #RomanianTraditionalFood
1. #RomanianTraditionalFood
"Became my home and prefered restaurant in bucuresti Excellent food"
LiviuC135
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2. #LocalCuisine
2. #LocalCuisine
"Had a lovely dinner here. Loved the papanasi"
carmiToo_2016
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3. #RomanianTraditionalFolkDance
3. #RomanianTraditionalFolkDance
"We liked it so much that we returned the next night"
RevL05
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Reviewed June 22, 2020 via mobile

We had a simple lunch here consisting of three dishes that we shared. We also took Zaganu, a nice local craft beer. I liked the dark brew. The decor of the restaurant is pleasant, with traditional details (one of the main reasons we came here)....More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Vatra, General Manager at Vatra, responded to this reviewResponded June 24, 2020

Dear guest, We thank you for your fine review and for sharing your experience at Vatra Restaurant. Looking forward to have you guest again! Best regards, Christina M

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Reviewed December 1, 2019 via mobile

Nice atmosphere and very authentic. The menu is also for vegan, vegetarian and especially with meet dishes. The services are good and waiters and well prepared, kind and helpful. I recommend this restaurant to eat, meet with friends, celebrate with family or visit with your...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Vatra, Public Relations Manager at Vatra, responded to this reviewResponded December 2, 2019

Dear guest, Thank you for your excellent review, it is always a pleasure to hear that our customers enjoyed both our food and service. On behalf of the Vatra`s Staff, we thank you for the review and we are looking forward to have you back!...More

Reviewed March 9, 2020

Lovely restaurant serving traditional food and full of local people. The food was delicious and served quickly by staff who were polite and friendly. Try the papansi for pudding. It’s a heart attack on a plate but worth the risk.

Date of visit: March 2020
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Vatra, Public Relations Manager at Vatra, responded to this reviewResponded March 10, 2020

Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback regarding your recent visit at Vatra Restaurant. We are delighted that you enjoyed our dishes, we hope to welcome you back in the near future! All the best, Christina M

Reviewed March 9, 2020

Enjoyed a decent meal on a recent visit to Vantra, although I thought the meat rolls were far too salty, and service was pretty slow (though friendly enough). Had worse but also had better.

Date of visit: March 2020
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Vatra, Public Relations Manager at Vatra, responded to this reviewResponded March 10, 2020

Dear guest, We thank you for your fine review and for sharing your experience at Vatra Restaurant. Looking forward to have you guest again! Best regards, Christina M

Reviewed March 6, 2020

Tasty food, good service, excellent location, and nice place.The atmosphere was pleasant. I'll come back

Date of visit: March 2020
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Vatra, Public Relations Manager at Vatra, responded to this reviewResponded March 10, 2020

Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback regarding your recent visit at Vatra Restaurant and we thank you for your compliments. All the best, Christina M

Reviewed February 25, 2020 via mobile

Had a lovely dinner here. Loved the papanasi. They also have traditional dancers for entertainment. Service was good and fast. Reasonably priced.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Vatra, General Manager at Vatra, responded to this reviewResponded February 25, 2020

Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback regarding your recent visit at Vatra Restaurant. We are delighted that you enjoyed our dishes, we hope to welcome you back in the near future! All the best, Christina M

Reviewed February 23, 2020 via mobile

Visited this restaurant for a lunch with a colleague based on the good reviews read here. This place did not disappoint. The food was good, service was fast and efficient and the atmosphere was pleasant. The only reason I knocked down a star was because...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Vatra, General Manager at Vatra, responded to this reviewResponded February 24, 2020

Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback regarding your recent visit at Vatra Restaurant and we thank you for your compliments. All the best, Christina M

Reviewed February 21, 2020

Good food with nice, traditional atmosphere. Prices are in a good range for the city. Restaurant is near Cișmigiu Park.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Vatra, General Manager at Vatra, responded to this reviewResponded February 24, 2020

Dear guest, We thank you for your fine review and for sharing your experience at Vatra Restaurant. We are very pleased to know that our customers are enjoyed our food! Looking forward to have you guest again!

Reviewed February 16, 2020 via mobile

I'm a romanian and I've been coming here for more than 10 years, for the delicious romanian cuisine. Today, food was terrible (the ciorba felt like it was many days old and the sarmale were cooked with a tone of oil - a joke compared...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Vatra, General Manager at Vatra, responded to this reviewResponded February 16, 2020

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking your time to write your first review about us after being our guest for more than 10 years, we are very sorry that this time our food didn't looked up to your expectations! Best regards, Christina M

Reviewed February 14, 2020 via mobile

I went here with my husbands’ family and really enjoyed the atmosphere and (more importantly) the food. I had the ciorba de pui a la grec (hearty chicken soup with sour cream) and the lamb chops with grilled vegetables. We had a carafe of house...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Vatra, General Manager at Vatra, responded to this reviewResponded February 15, 2020

Dear guest, Thank you for your review, it is always a pleasure to hear that our customers enjoyed spending time at Vatra Restaurant. On behalf of the Vatra`s Staff, we thank you for the review and we are looking forward to have you back! Best...More

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Mikaela M
November 24, 2016|
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Response from adventureplus1958 | Reviewed this property |
I travelled thru Romania and thought it a very romantic country. The people are happy and very welcoming. I think it is easy to find a romantic restaurant especially this one. 4 stars out of 5.
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Response from Razvan M | Reviewed this property |
I would say medium to cheap, considering the range of Bucharest's restaurants. Don't expect KFC prices though.
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