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Arcade Cafe

Smardan nr.30, Bucharest, Romania
+40 21 314 5066
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good50%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“spare ribs” (2 reviews)
“quesadilla” (3 reviews)
“chicken” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, European, Cafe, Pub
$$ - $$$
Smardan nr.30, Bucharest, Romania
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1 - 10 of 83 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The benefit of this place is it serves decent food reasonably late (I believe the kitchen stays open until 3am). My friend and I had drinks and dinner here - the food was of a high standard (something not always the case in Romania despite...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stumbled across looking for another place, we had been turned away from somewhere but the staff here were more than welcoming which went down well with us as we had travelled 17hours by train to Bucharest and were desperate for tea and breakfast! Tea was...More

Thank Leanne B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely cafe right on the street of a busy area. I recommend trying the ginger bread latte as it was delicious!!

Thank GiselleAgin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

PRO:'s: - Beautiful, quiet and warm inside garden. - They have water sprinklers for hot summer days; - If you eat until 17:00 they have special offers; - good food & good prices; - quick service; CON's: none

Thank xilef123
Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

We had duck, quesadilla and drinks for dinner here. The staff was friendly and our food was good, we paid 112 RON for both together, which was fair for what we got. Sitting outside on the terrace in the street was comfortable. We'd come here...More

Thank DerHenni
Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

Spontaneous choice for dinner....... We did not regret it! Very friendly and attentive service going out of their way to make us feel welcome. Wonderful food, great ambiance, made our last evening in Romania memorabe!

Thank marcgauer
Reviewed July 13, 2017

We were here for lunch, we were not impressed with the food or with the service. Not sure if we will come back next time.

Thank 50nya
Reviewed June 4, 2017

I had a pleasant breakfast of Eggs Benedict here while sitting outside after 3:00 PM. The food wasn't impressive but the service was very good.

Thank Sam L
Reviewed May 23, 2017

went there for some drinks - decent dinner, the back terrace is really nice, staff is friendly, dinner was ok - ordered ribs and garlic fries...

Thank Cristian G
Reviewed May 9, 2017

This was our first meal in Romania. We had a pretty nice dinner unfortunately I don't remember what we ordered. Service was good.

Thank Brett-Ottawa
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, European, Cafe, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Smardan nr.30, Bucharest, Romania
  • Location: Europe  >  Romania  >  Bucharest
  • Phone Number: +40 21 314 5066
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