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Strada Alexandru Vaida Voevod, nr. 53B, Cluj-Napoca 400134, Romania
+40 755 076 552
Sun - Mon 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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29 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 14, 2017

From what I know, it's the only Mexican restaurant in Cluj. Great salads and soups, diverse cuisine.

Thank Roland H
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016

It used to have a better location and lovely atmosphere (now it doesn't even have that), it always had just decent food, never good, never excelent. I don't know what chef they have but the food is mediocre at best. The food is barely hot and they lack truly hot sauces, should the food be adjusted to local tastes. Truly... More 

Thank Alexandra N
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

I absolutely like the crispy chicken quesadilla..it goes very well with the yoghurt sauce (ask for extra sauce). Also the Tex-Mex Burger is pretty good..messy but tasty. Don't try the buffalo wings..they are just plain unspiced wings coverd in tons of BBQ sauce.

Thank Claudia D
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

The presentation of the food was good...overall the taste quite good and it filled out stomach 😊. The desert surprised me!!

Thank NaomiT2
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

Today was the first time when I was at Pokka restaurant with my wife and we had a perfect night. We've eat their Mexican food before at some local festivals and we fell in love with it. We gladly recommend Pokka!

1 Thank Vlad M
Victoria, Canada
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35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016

We came across this bistro while walking towards the Reformed Church and decided to come back after we became hungry from venturing around the city. I ordered the tampiquena (an enchilada with beef steak and several dips) and was very satisfied. The enchilada was quite cheesy - something that I thoroughly enjoy and the guacamole was amazing. The only problem... More 

1 Thank KeithPorterPHOTO
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

Awesome and cosy place; awesome hosts; awesome and tasty food !! Verry good prices. We loved it !! :D it's a must.

Thank Mara C
Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 22, 2016

The food is very good and tasty ( price is a bit high) but i would go there. The ambiance is nice.it is a small place, but it is not crowded at all. The waiters are very friendly and attentive.

Thank ioanaCH
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

I was drawn in by the handwritten menu outside. I had the chicken burrito with an Ursus beer. The service was polite and friendly. The food was good and reasonably priced. Vintage 70's music played in the background.

Thank Eric F
Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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48 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 28, 2016

The place is nice, staff is nice and ambiance is nice. Location is good, in the city center. It's issue is that the food is not very good, especially for the prices they practice. I gave it a few chances, but every time I was disappointed. This is both while eating in the restaurant, and from their delivery service.

2 Thank Alex B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$2 - $16
Mexican, International
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Strada Alexandru Vaida Voevod, nr. 53B, Cluj-Napoca 400134, Romania
  • Location: Europe  >  Romania  >  Transylvania  >  Northwest Romania  >  Cluj County  >  Cluj-Napoca
  • Phone Number: +40 755 076 552
Authentic Mexican & Tex-Mex Restaurant located in the Iulius Mall Food Court Area, Cluj-Napoca, Romania - with a wide range of traditional and contemporary dishes, home-made tortilla and salsa, fresh ingredients and exclusive recipes made by Mexican chef. We also have a Pokka Delivery service where you can order delicious food to be delivered to your home or office.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?