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Locanta Jaristea


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$33 - $79
European, Eastern European, Central European, Romanian
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want good food and a bit of a show, this is the right place. It's a bit pricey, but it's worth it. The host is entertaining and the live music is good.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank SorinBasca
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

terrible...... bad and expired food, totally pathetic place, loud music, and veryyyyyy expensive fares.... it was so bad and a waste of time and money....just stay away from this place....

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank kim m
Reviewed February 1, 2019

The food was okish and the service okish. The location looks good, but that's all. The check also contained the tip - this is not usual in Romania, but maybe they are afraid they won't get a tip.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Axelutza
Reviewed January 28, 2019

If you visit Bucharest, you have to go there for an atmosphere which can give you a hint about how people used to party in old Bucharest :), when the city was cosmopolite, with influences from Paris and also from Balkans. Even if you will...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank liviana20
Reviewed December 23, 2018

If it wasn't an dinner for our foreign colleagues probably never get to this place. It is presented as being authentic, but the mixture of the antique furniture, decoration and cutlery with the patchwork of the covered interior garden it used to be, dishes with...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Magor_K
Reviewed October 27, 2018

Food is very average, not memorable, but service is very professional and corteous, entertainment is the highlight: live piano music and gypsy quartet superb.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Mario M
Reviewed October 22, 2018

The restaurant is quite popular among tourists. The interior is interesting and filled with antiques. The food is delivered very pompously with waiters carrying torches. Unfortunately to food was not good. I had meet that was tasteless and chewy. Everything else was average. The music...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Damir S
Reviewed October 21, 2018

I visited on a week night and had a fantastic experience! The tables were beautifully set, the decor was magnificent, my meal was delicious, the service was spectacular all evening, and the musicians were wonderful, spirited and friendly.They started with a pianist who played and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Gail L
Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

Impressive collection of old pictures, wall clocks, tableware & cutlery. Nice and vivacious live music. That's all about this restaurant as the food was horrible!! One dish left a mould taste but the stuff don't want and are unwilling to deal with the problem. Very...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Simona G
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

Big groups arrive with buses to experience authentic Romania The waiter warrens to order only the dishes he recommends, otherwise... Keep your complains to hour self.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Moty G
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