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Burg Hostel

European, Eastern European, Romanian, Central European
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Str. Bastionului 4 - 6, Sighisoara 545400, Romania
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Situated in the only inhabited medieval fortress in Europe, Burg Hostel is a basic but charming combined hotel and restaurant for youths (and not only). The food ( 3 euro/lunch) and the accommodation (7 euro/person) are fabulous!

Thank vallentinous
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 1, 2016 via mobile

We had chicken paprikas and beef goulash. They tasted very good, felt like home-made food. The restaurant is not fancy or good looking, but it serves its scope - eating. Service was good, toilets clean.

Thank Luci C
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

Had a twin room for the night which had its own en suite and was good! Although you could hear every movement from the room next door and the beds were so squeaky ! The staff about 10 of them all just stared at me and my friend no matter what we were doing. In terms of ordering food I've... More 

Thank northerngeordie
Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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69 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 5, 2016

We stayed in the hostel so it was perfect to grab breakfast here. The cheese and ham omlettes were very tasty, the staff very nice and friendly, we enjoyed our breakfast in the small terrace in the sunshine. If we stayed longer, we should definitely have tried their lunch menus too! I really liked that they are supporting various local... More 

Thank VAlettah
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 12, 2016 via mobile

Good traditional food, big servings, nice staff. The prices are good and we waited for less than 15 minutes for our food.

Thank Agnes B
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2015 via mobile

Decent food, good beer and attentive staff in a nice location. We enjoyed currywurst and pancakes. We'd recommend this place to anybody.

1 Thank Matthew K
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6 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 6, 2015

I ordered some vegetarian stuffed cabbage rolls. Unfortunately they turned out frozen on the inside. After I made this clear to the waiter, my plate was placed in a microwave after which i could continue my dinner.

1 Thank Tim-25255675
Chisinau, Moldova
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1 review
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 31, 2015

The restaurant is in the heart of the Old City, with very tasty Romanian food, nice people serving and democratic prices. Try medieval plate - it is big enough for 4 persons for the price of 50 RON!! we had very nice time there and I recommend it.

1 Thank Cornel1976
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 18, 2015

We found this restaurant accidentally, we decided to had lunch in Burg Hostel because had a beautiful semi-external terrace. It was a rainy day of July and we were perfetly in our table. We ordered paprika chicken and sarmale. The service was fast and we had our food in 20 minutes or less. The food was tasty, not perfect but... More 

1 Thank Noel G
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2015 via mobile

After we've waited for an hour for a pasta and a goulash, even though they only had 3 or 4 tables occupied , I heard the staff talking about how they're starting the goulash now and couldn't find the tomato sauce for the pasta. We left, didn't taste the food but the people next to us said that it's better... More 

Thank Flavia C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
European, Eastern European, Romanian, Central European
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Str. Bastionului 4 - 6, Sighisoara 545400, Romania
  • Location: Europe  >  Romania  >  Transylvania  >  Central Romania  >  Mures County  >  Sighisoara

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