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Bistro de l'Arte

) #20 of 225 Restaurants in Brasov $$ - $$$ , , European
Piata Enescu George | Bistro de l'Arte, Brasov 500031, Romania
+40 720 535 566
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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“burger” (36 reviews)
“onion soup” (17 reviews)
“old building” (12 reviews)
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Romanian, Bar, European, Soups, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Piata Enescu George | Bistro de l'Arte, Brasov 500031, Romania
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Reviewed December 22, 2016

Off the main square, it can be hard to find - but is worth it! There is an alley beside the KFC store. Walk down it to a tiny square then head right. It is well signposted. It is reasonably small and tables are close...More

Thank PhineasFogg54
Reviewed December 15, 2016

The place has an artistic touch to it and an intimate feel, with close tables and cheerfull guests. Not many people were dining there, more were there for coffee and teas probably but we decided to risk it and order food and we weren't dissapointed,...More

Thank Maria T
Reviewed December 7, 2016 via mobile

Delicious food but the service is terrible + the long waiting times for each order. It's a pity because it's one of the best kitchens in the city. If you are visiting brasov and want to taste a great onion soup, season it with patience.

Thank Cosmin S
Reviewed December 3, 2016 via mobile

I am în love with this place because is very special. A historical building was transformed in a place where hospitality, the attention for quality and good tase... scores very high. Fancy food, unique dishes, old piano, cosy, warm, delicios... Just go there and enjoy...More

2  Thank MLucian
Reviewed December 3, 2016 via mobile

The food was not good at all. The service was poor-they were late with everything.....non friendly staff. Very dissapointed.

Thank Victoria D
Reviewed December 2, 2016

The service was very very slow. We had to ask for the waiter at least 2 times (each time) to get someone to notice us. We ordered escargot and the waiter had no clue how many will be served in the dish. Normally they are...More

Thank Mihai007
Reviewed December 2, 2016 via mobile

The place is cozy, the interior looked very nice. Very good menu, not too large and creative. The dishes looked fantastic and my tomato soup was excellent, very tasty and hot. But we waited for more than 10 minutes just to make the order, and...More

Thank Antonín T
Reviewed December 1, 2016 via mobile

Art and great food. A place with character, amazing. I had croque madame here this morning and it was perfect. Last night's dessert also. Small, cozy, paintings, sculptures, live piano, they have it all. It is on a back street in Brasov city center and...More

Thank eleena_25
Reviewed December 1, 2016 via mobile

The place looks very nice. They also have violin and piano concerts from time to time. You can try the burger, it's very tasty.

Thank Loredana N
Reviewed November 30, 2016

A very calm and good atemosphere, it was a saturday night when we went and there was a man playing piano with a excellent sense of music. The food was nice and polite staff.

Thank Manuel L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$4 - $13
Romanian, Bar, European, Soups, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Romantic, Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
9:00 am - 1:00 am
9:00 am - 1:00 am
9:00 am - 1:00 am
9:00 am - 1:00 am
9:00 am - 1:00 am
9:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piata Enescu George | Bistro de l'Arte, Brasov 500031, Romania
  • Location: Europe  >  Romania  >  Transylvania  >  Central Romania  >  Brasov County  >  Brasov
  • Phone Number: +40 720 535 566
  • E-mail
Bistro de l 'Arte is the spot to be for gourmets and for anyone looking for a place to have lunch or simply to enjoy o fine cocktail. A short description of the bistro will help you to take a decision. Located in toe old part of the city, Bistro de l'Arte was opened in December 2000 as a French coffee & eating-place. Even if the front door in announces nothing spectacular the interior in friendly and nice decorated. As you come in you will have a nice surprise finding a painting or a photo or exhibition. In Bistro de l'Arte art has a special place. The bistro has a refined culinary line based on European recipes, especially french ones. The food is the one you find in any bistro: soups, salads, croques, and pasta. The French onion soup prepared here in famous all over the country. As well as the salads served with a special dressing and a fresh croissant. The deserts are not less: fondue au chocolat, apfelpfankuchen mit zucker und zimt, chocolate cake or caramelised bananas are strong reasons for our clients to come back. The menu has two section: the permanent one and a special offer. Teh last one contains ussualy season food and drinks and it is replaced evry two - tree days. The bar contains a large variety of drinks. The Bistro cocktails are well known thanks to the professional bartenders, original ingredients and correct recipes. Since it was opened - December 6, 2000 - in Bistro de l'Arte are constantly organized painting, sculptures or photo exhibitions. A permanent art gallery is permanently organized inside. Famous Romanian artists presented their works in the last years: painters, sculptors, photographers, and craftsmen. The same place frequently hosted theatre shows played by amateur and professional actors. Well known music artists choose Bistro de l'Arte for concerts: Teodora Enache, Maria Raducanu, Sorin Romanescu, Nicolas Simion, Mircea Tiberian, Blue Notes & Katrin Giese (Germany) are only some of the musicians
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