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Welcome to the oldest restaurant in Romania! Located on the border between the Upper Town and the Lower Town, dating back to 1542, the Golden Barrel lingers amid buildings with authentic medieval architecture in this beautiful place called The Stairs Passage. We invite you to enjoy the original medieval design, typical of the fourteenth century, like an old castle, which impresses with opulence hosted by massive walls plated with stone and hard wood furniture that, for a few hours, will lead you into the old days of somptuos feasts. Therefore, we fondly welcome you into this well-known place for its delicious food, restaurant where Voivode Michael the Brave himself dined before leaving for the
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
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European, Eastern European, Romanian
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Full Bar
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Reviewed February 1, 2020 via mobile

Excellent ! One of the best restaurants in Sibiu. Great food, good wine selection, good staff, excellent manager. Unique location in the old town. If you are in Sibiu it’s a must to visit !

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed December 21, 2019

The service is great and so is the food. We were kindly welcomed inside and received a table according to the number of persons. Waiters are very kind and smiling all the time. The value of the money is great as well and the food...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed November 30, 2019

Hi! 3 couples, we entered, the waiter told us we would wait for the food for 2 hours. We then proceed to a table that Just cleared. We asked the waiter again if we could sit down, he said we were welcome to sit but...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed October 6, 2019

Very close to the church, very good atmosphere and excellent food, no need to add anything else!!!!!

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed September 27, 2019 via mobile

I ordered Pork knuckle and was given a pork stew. When I requested the dish I ordered finally an incinerated piece of bbq smoked tough piece of meat arrived..

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed September 18, 2019 via mobile

The food here is very poor ... The owner does not know how to put this old restaurant (oldest in Romania) in the top he deserves.

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed September 17, 2019

Nice staff, best goulash with tasty breaded dumplings and a wonderful place. Would definitely come back here and have more :-)

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed August 6, 2019 via mobile

Decent food, excelent wine (Terra Romana), decent proces, good location în the center of Sibiu! Worths a shot!

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed August 6, 2019

traditional menu but also other delicacies ... friendly and operative staff ... terrace with beer and coffee ... the passage of stairs nearby ..

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed July 16, 2019 via mobile

Ordered two soups and papanasi. The soups were very boring and this is a shame, as you can generally eat delicious soups in Transilvania. The papanasi were quite good. The waiter was quite uninterested in giving advice and describe the food and looked like he...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Response from lauralF1488IV | Property representative |
Hello! We can assure you that the historical facts are true*. A simple search on Google can prove that. Regarding the prices, they are well adjusted with the quality of our food and of course, our competitors in the... More
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