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Italian, European, Pizza, Mediterranean
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed March 28, 2022 via mobile

Nice Italian food. Nice ambience. Outdoor seating with heaters and lighting. Great food and dessert with free limoncello. Wine selection was nice and really enjoyed the time with music in the background

Date of visit: March 2022
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Reviewed October 10, 2021

Not everyday you find a place where pizza is original, pasta is home made, and mussels are fresh. And the owner recommends wines. Italian or otherwise. And good looking staff.

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed August 22, 2021 via mobile

The food is excellent, including desserts. Service is quick and they pay attention to details Nice atmoshpere at the terrace.

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed October 5, 2020

They "splash" me in facebook. Advisor, 20 % cheaper. OK. Look for delivery. It works. I wrote address delivery, in site appear like proximity but i can't open the map. Ok. I pay with Visa with delivery free. Next, phone call. A lady: you are...not in proximity, you have to pay another 14 ron. Look for cancel order if you don't want. This don't exist.Lady: I can't help you! One pizza with extra souce 63+14 ron. "Definitively isn't the place where the customer have right ! When he have not, look at previous phrase..." I don't taste yet the pizza but i allready have a bitter taste in my mouth...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed February 4, 2020

I discovered La Cena restaurant due to a disco DJ evening organized there once a month, and it was a super fun night, very entertaining, a lot of dancing on the 80’s and 90’s music, great food and service, and good wine. During the week...it has a very relaxed and cosy atmosphere, with the bar and trattoria downstairs and the restaurant on the 1st floor. The owner is almost always there welcoming the clients, and the staff is very professional and friendly. The place is perfect for private events as well. From spring till autumn the large terrace in front of the restaurant is a great place to relax and spend quality time with friends or family. I highly recommend the place!More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed June 6, 2019 via mobile

Nice location. Clean comfortable outside space with nice Italian music. One of the best pizza I ever had. Beats hands down Pizzicato from back home at 1/4 of the price. Service can use some improvement as in all Romanian restaurants. A Smile and “how do...you like your meal “ will be a good start.More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Nice location, especially the terrace. Service was ok but hectic and late, mixing the orders of the party. Some of the food was nice, some inexpressive. The definitely don’t know to cook asparagus.

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

It's one of my favourite places! The food is great, delicious. friendly and very nice stuff! Very good location!

Date of visit: May 2018
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Reviewed April 29, 2018

A very good Italian cuisine ,in the right atmosphere,with Italian music .Situated quite in the centre of Bucharest ,in the back of Scala ,on Maria Rosetti street ,with the statue of I.L Caragiale in the front,this restaurant has one of the best pizza in town.Also...has the best gelato italiano ,especially parfait and cassata...the waiters are very efficient and the owner of the restaurant is almost every time there ,being friendly and helpful with the customers.I totally recommand this place when you visit Bucharest !More

Date of visit: April 2018
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Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

I visited this restaurant for the first time at the suggestion of some friends. I was pleasantly surprised by the taste that reminds me very much of Italy. Both main dishes, desserts, drinks. Very friendly staff, clean restaurant, fast service. Prices a bit above average,...but given the area, it's understandable. As a recommendation, portions are small reported to the price. I ate the soup, the paste, a slice of focaccia, dessert. Honestly ... I did not get enough. Good food quality, small portions.More

Date of visit: April 2018
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Reviewed November 24, 2017

We went to dine after a theater representation in a small group of friends one night during working days. Restaurant wasn't crowded, nice staff in delightful atmosphere (nice music). Dishes were tasty and came quick. I will for sure repeat the experience.

Date of visit: November 2017
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Reviewed October 25, 2017

The food, the wines, the desserts are top class. The place is underestimated because most people treat it like a neighbourhood restaurant, which it is not. The owner, who is present at most times, could guide you thru the menu, food, wines and desserts of...which he is a fan. Best Italian rose in town and I speak from expereince. There is a wonderful terrace - spring, summer, fall - we used it last week. Service, in my experience was wonderful. If you like good Italian food and wine, by all means go there. You will not be disapointed. I was not.More

Date of visit: October 2017
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Reviewed July 4, 2017 via mobile

Food was good staff was friendly prices are on part with Bucharest... Nice patio area I'll visit here again

Date of visit: July 2017
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Reviewed May 24, 2017 via mobile

We had lunch at the restaurant. The food was good (except for one fish dish which didn't look so attractive), and the pricess are ok. The staff was kind.

Date of visit: May 2017
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Reviewed May 17, 2017 via mobile

Classical Italian restaurant; they serve good pasta (I recommend pasta al'emiliana) and pizza. Great service! Staff is always nice and helpful. They also have a terrace which is nice to enjoy on sunny days. But the overall feel of the place is a bit too...formal for a couple. Good place if you plan a large party or a family get-together.More

Date of visit: May 2017
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La Cena is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 3.5
  • Value: 3.5
  • Atmosphere: 3.5