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European, Eastern European, Hungarian, Romanian, Central European
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A badly heated restaurant, the food is very bad and expensive for what it offers with badly trained waiters. I do not recommend

Date of visit: January 2023
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Reviewed October 27, 2022 via mobile

We came with many expectations, maybe because of this we remain a little disappointed. First of all, the restaurant is located in a beautiful place, in Covasna. It has a beautiful view, nice staff, cool wine selection (a lot of good wine, also best moldavian...wines). But their offer the red wine too cold :( I ordered also duck breast. It was too hard and chewy…More

Date of visit: October 2022
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Reviewed October 10, 2022 via mobile

We ate here 2 nights and both nights met all expectations. The food is modern and the restaurant is big yet cozy. The micii and deer stew are highly recommendable.

Date of visit: September 2022
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Reviewed October 2, 2022 via mobile

Great place to eat. Very friendly staff, cozy atmosphere, good music and design. Definitely will be back here another time.

Date of visit: October 2022
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Reviewed August 30, 2022 via mobile

Unfortunately, a mediocre location with the pretensions of a restaurant with Michelin stars. In short, bad food in the style of fashion cuisine reinterpreted by the chefs of the "restaurant" in their own unfortunate way, and sold at unjustifiably high prices. Mediocre service. Cleanliness in...the location and the bathrooms leave much to be desired. The view from the terrace was the only positive thing.More

Date of visit: August 2022
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Reviewed August 22, 2022 via mobile

A great restaurant with a lot of very tasty food The staff was very friendly and helpful the wines fantastic Definitely I will come back:)

Date of visit: August 2022
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Reviewed August 14, 2022

a lovely place, tastefully decorated, clean and with good service. the problem is the price! in few places in Europe you can find a menu where a portion of schnitzel costs 82.5 ron (75 + 7.5 taxes). the price is exaggerated because the portion is...neither huge nor the quality is extraordinary.More

Date of visit: August 2022
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Reviewed July 24, 2022 via mobile

In 85 minutes we could eat only soup, when we arrived we were waiting 15 minutes when I called the waiter if we can order or not, for the bill also we were waiting 15 minutes they had only 4 table reserved. The foods are...expensive the quality is very low, I dont recommend this place. About 4 years ago we were l here but everything was okay, since then I dont know what happened but Im not the only one who is not satisfied with them. And nobody could speak hungarian… 85 perc alatt csak levest tudtunk enni, olyan lassú volt a kiszolgálás. Amikor bementünk láttuk, hogy csak 4 asztalnál ültek, mégis 15 perc eltelte után felkellett állnom és megkérdezzem, hogy méltoztatnak-e kiszolgálni. Két fajta levest ettünk, mindkettő sótalan volt, ezekhez az árakhoz képest nagyon gyenge ételt kaptunk, habár négy évvel ezelőtt sem voltak egy nagy szám kaják, de legalább kedves volt a kiszolgálás és gyors, ja és említésre méltó, hogy akkor mindenki magyarul beszélt. Nem ajánlom egyáltalán.More

Date of visit: July 2022
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Reviewed May 29, 2022

Very good Romanian food with a modern and special twist. Good variety of food and an extensive wine and beverage list. Excellent service

Date of visit: May 2022
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Reviewed May 20, 2022

We had anniversary dinner in January at Gastrolab. The food was great , the atmosphere was warm and matching the environment. The staff was friendly and very helpful . Great wine selection! Octopus was amazing, also the Somloi desert was very good.

Date of visit: January 2022
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Reviewed April 26, 2022 via mobile

Reading the other reviews i went there with knifes out! BUT actually i had a good time, meals were as requested, wine fantastic and staff was very helpful. So i canceled FORK reservation and went for 2nd time. All good again. This time i eat...and then i got comfortable with wine at a fireplace with lounges. Last day i took a table outside and enjoyed the fire-pit and all was ok and this time the placed was 200% full. Prices are not small but you know that before you go in as menu is not hidden :) Also the service is included in the check. I think i overtip because i didn’t check till was too late :) but no regrets. All in all it improved my stay at the hotel.More

Date of visit: April 2022
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Reviewed November 20, 2021 via mobile

Fabulous, great atmosphere, good music. Food excellent, quality service, fast and friendly stuff. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed November 1, 2021

Had three meals there. The wait staff was very unfriendly, almost bothered by our presence. There were mixups with the orders. The service was very slow, and items on the menu were not available.

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed October 21, 2021

service is very slow,with all that were just a few clients. This happened twice to me,is very annoying..

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed September 27, 2021

This is a place where there's no way to go again for eating. Tasty food, but the staff needs training.

Date of visit: September 2021
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  • Food: 3
  • Service: 3
  • Value: 3