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#107 of 232 Bar in Bucharest
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Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed October 16, 2020

I visited this bar pre covid. The group that I is was with had a good time, we met many other people. We were there at night and liked the nightlife. There was a small local band. We could dance, even though the place is...small, this place is great to enjoy the local night life. You have to walk up 4 flights of stairs, which keeps out the rif raf.More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed March 12, 2020

After climbing several flights of stairs, you reach the bar located in Old Town on Smardan Street. It's a typical bar offering drinks. The view wasn't what I'd hoped for. Still, it'd be a pleasant place to chill for a bit.

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed February 4, 2020

We ordered 3 drinks that had 15 lei each.when i asked for the check she brought us an 90 lei bill with some hidden charges(she gave us the drink which was 5 lei more and other things like that).it s not about the money (90...lei is 18 euro)its about the steal... wouldn't recommendMore

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed October 31, 2019

one of beautiful place for a stay and enjoy in Bucharest old town, you can enter your time in pure vida and also same time you can have a wonderful evening after beautiful Bucharest sunset with your cocktail

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed September 17, 2019

Went up here on a whim and almost didn’t bother because of the stairs but so glad we did! The bar tender Chris was awesome and really made us feel like we were welcome. Best place we visited in Bucharest awesome drinks, reasonable price and...best of all, great company. Cash only so get money out before you climb the stairs. ❤︎♥︎❤︎More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed August 19, 2019 via mobile

Save your money and go somewhere else to have a decent cocktail. The cocktails are the worst I've ever tasted: no trace of alcohol, and they fill the glass with ice to the brim. I believe they do this so there is not much room...left for the drink itself, which is enough for few sips. Terrible place, would not recommend.More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed July 26, 2019 via mobile

Views - I don't think so... Cocktails - err, go to cocktail school... Service - dreadful attitude from two young females with little interest in customer service... Finally, if you don't like smoking this is a cancerous death trap! DON'T GO....

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed May 18, 2019 via mobile

Very nice bar with nice people on the top of high building... It has a nice view on the city... The prices are fair... Few steps to reach the top...

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed May 3, 2019 via mobile

Excellent location, in the heart of the Old Center. wonderful views, great drinks, vibes and events!

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed February 25, 2019 via mobile

Good place! Comfy,warm and welcoming.The rooms look nice and elegant. Worth viisting. Thank you!!!!!

Date of visit: February 2019
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