Best food in Bucharest

Check out the top food in Bucharest, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Caru' cu Bere
1. Caru' cu Bere
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191 local reviews
5 Strada Stavropoleos, Sector 3
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+40 726 282 373
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Radu
Should probably be the first stop on the food and drink list of any visitor to Bucharest. Wonderful interiors…
Diana
This is one of the oldest restaurants in Bucharest. It mainly serves Romanian traditional food and sometimes…
Alina
Everybody visiting Bucharest ends up here at some point. Make reservations ahead of time as it is always busy,…
1. Caru' cu Bere
1. Caru' cu Bere
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191 local reviews
5 Strada Stavropoleos, Sector 3
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+40 726 282 373
Radu
Radu
Should probably be the first stop on the food and drink list of any visitor to Bucharest. Wonderful interiors - painted ceilings, ornate…
Diana
Diana
This is one of the oldest restaurants in Bucharest. It mainly serves Romanian traditional food and sometimes they have some shows there…
Alina
Alina
Everybody visiting Bucharest ends up here at some point. Make reservations ahead of time as it is always busy, but the food is good and the…
2. Alt Shift
2. Alt Shift
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49 local reviews
4 Strada Constantin Mille, Sector 1
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+40 727 316 245
RestaurantBarFood
Cinty
At the ground floor of Alt Shift you can find one of the most important night clubs and concert venues in…
Alina
Right above one of Bucharest's most popular clubs (Control Club, where they often have great concerts), this…
Lavinia
My favorite restaurant. I love their food, and it's a great place for drinks too. Their other location, called…
2. Alt Shift
2. Alt Shift
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49 local reviews
4 Strada Constantin Mille, Sector 1
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+40 727 316 245
Cinty
Cinty
At the ground floor of Alt Shift you can find one of the most important night clubs and concert venues in Bucharest, Control Club. The Alt…
Alina
Alina
Right above one of Bucharest's most popular clubs (Control Club, where they often have great concerts), this is a great restaurant that has…
Lavinia
Lavinia
My favorite restaurant. I love their food, and it's a great place for drinks too. Their other location, called just "Shift", is even cooler…
3. Energiea
3. Energiea
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53 local reviews
4 Strada Ion Brezoianu, Sector 5
Open · Closes 1:00 AM
+40 736 374 432
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Uca
They just have the best fresh food, smoothies & the best vibe. It is located in an old tipography, with a very…
Vladimir
International gourmet food. Tasy burgers, ribs and salads. A perfect place to have a light lunch during the…
Camelia
The place to be: great food, awsome drinks (try the energiea cocktail with cucumber) and great environment…
3. Energiea
3. Energiea
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53 local reviews
4 Strada Ion Brezoianu, Sector 5
Open · Closes 1:00 AM
+40 736 374 432
Uca
Uca
They just have the best fresh food, smoothies & the best vibe. It is located in an old tipography, with a very nice design. It is a…
Vladimir
Vladimir
International gourmet food. Tasy burgers, ribs and salads. A perfect place to have a light lunch during the day. Within seconds from my…
Camelia
Camelia
The place to be: great food, awsome drinks (try the energiea cocktail with cucumber) and great environment (local bands often plays there).
4. Berarie Gambrinus
4. Berarie Gambrinus
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33 local reviews
Berarie Gambrinus, Bucharest
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
0731 422 181
Establishment
George
Romanian traditional food and many types pf sausages combined with cold beer served at bottle, draft, at…
Catalin
Cozy place with good music and a welcoming atmosphere. Service is really friendly. Decent prices also and…
Uca
Romanian traditional food, tasty & nice.
4. Berarie Gambrinus
4. Berarie Gambrinus
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33 local reviews
Berarie Gambrinus, Bucharest
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
0731 422 181
George
George
Romanian traditional food and many types pf sausages combined with cold beer served at bottle, draft, at "meter". Busy in the evening but…
Catalin
Catalin
Cozy place with good music and a welcoming atmosphere. Service is really friendly. Decent prices also and rather huge food portions…
Uca
Uca
Romanian traditional food, tasty & nice.
5. Shift Pub
5. Shift Pub
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38 local reviews
17 Strada General Eremia Grigorescu, Sector 1
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+40 21 211 2272
Night clubBarPark
Diana
It has an outdoor terrace with very romantic lighting and the food is great. Try the Dizzy Lemonade for a…
Alexandra
The place looks amazing, inside out. And the food is really great. Also I love the lights on the terrace.
Stefan
Good food, if on the heavy side, except for the salads. Nice garden. Reservations recommended.
5. Shift Pub
5. Shift Pub
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38 local reviews
17 Strada General Eremia Grigorescu, Sector 1
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+40 21 211 2272
Diana
Diana
It has an outdoor terrace with very romantic lighting and the food is great. Try the Dizzy Lemonade for a cocktail - my favourite.
Alexandra
Alexandra
The place looks amazing, inside out. And the food is really great. Also I love the lights on the terrace.
Stefan
Stefan
Good food, if on the heavy side, except for the salads. Nice garden. Reservations recommended.
6. Trattoria Il Calcio Amzei
6. Trattoria Il Calcio Amzei
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26 local reviews
14 Strada D. I. Mendeleev, Sector 1
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+40 722 134 299
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
George
International football and Italian food in the same place. Pizza, pastas and fresh salads and a good…
6. Trattoria Il Calcio Amzei
6. Trattoria Il Calcio Amzei
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26 local reviews
14 Strada D. I. Mendeleev, Sector 1
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+40 722 134 299
George
George
International football and Italian food in the same place. Pizza, pastas and fresh salads and a good Italian wine can be the perfect…
7. Hanu' Berarilor Casa Soare
7. Hanu' Berarilor Casa Soare
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30 local reviews
2 Strada Poenaru Bordea, Sector 4
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+40 21 336 8009
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Alisa
Why locals love it? First of all, it is the story that attracts: the place is an old house belonging to the…
Maria
Great location with a peaceful terrace that serves traditional Romanian food. The house is a beautiful old…
Lucia
Nice place, an old small castle, very good food. Check the menu of the…
7. Hanu' Berarilor Casa Soare
7. Hanu' Berarilor Casa Soare
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30 local reviews
2 Strada Poenaru Bordea, Sector 4
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+40 21 336 8009
Alisa
Alisa
Why locals love it? First of all, it is the story that attracts: the place is an old house belonging to the Magda (aka Elena) Lupescu, the…
Maria
Maria
Great location with a peaceful terrace that serves traditional Romanian food. The house is a beautiful old palace that during the autumn to…
Lucia
Lucia
Nice place, an old small castle, very good food. Check the menu of the day:)
8. Lacrimi și Sfinți
8. Lacrimi și Sfinți
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43 local reviews
Strada Șepcari, Sector 3
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+40 725 558 286
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Alina
Great traditional food (I recommend the "Fasole Batute" (bean dip) and the "Sarmale" (cabbage rolls), but…
Nicolae
''Tears and saints'' :tasty Romanian food and good joyful atmosphere, actualy more loughter than tears. :)..…
Ana
Here you can have a sense and taste of Romania. Great traditional food and wine while being delighted by local…
8. Lacrimi și Sfinți
8. Lacrimi și Sfinți
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43 local reviews
Strada Șepcari, Sector 3
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+40 725 558 286
Alina
Alina
Great traditional food (I recommend the "Fasole Batute" (bean dip) and the "Sarmale" (cabbage rolls), but really everything there is great…
Nicolae
Nicolae
''Tears and saints'' :tasty Romanian food and good joyful atmosphere, actualy more loughter than tears. :)... Name inspired by the book of…
Ana
Ana
Here you can have a sense and taste of Romania. Great traditional food and wine while being delighted by local music. Live "drinking "…
9. La Mama
9. La Mama
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39 local reviews
9 Strada Episcopiei, Sector 1
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+40 21 312 9797
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
George
La Mama is better if you like or want to try Romanian traditional food. Mostly, I like Ciorba (for the first…
Vlad
A place where you can enjoy a good selection of traditional food like "sarmalute" (minced meat rolled in…
George
Romanian Restaurant serving big portions of traditional romanian food. Nice, big terrace opened during the…
9. La Mama
9. La Mama
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39 local reviews
9 Strada Episcopiei, Sector 1
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+40 21 312 9797
George
George
La Mama is better if you like or want to try Romanian traditional food. Mostly, I like Ciorba (for the first dish) couple of flavors,…
Vlad
Vlad
A place where you can enjoy a good selection of traditional food like "sarmalute" (minced meat rolled in cabbage leaves). They have menus in…
George
George
Romanian Restaurant serving big portions of traditional romanian food. Nice, big terrace opened during the summer.
10. Hanul lui Manuc
10. Hanul lui Manuc
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45 local reviews
Hanul lui Manuc, Sector 3
Premise
Radu
Built in 1808 the enormous, three-level Hanul lui Manuc (Manuc’s Inn) is one of Europe’s last remaining…
Maria
This place has a beautiful inner court with a lot of tables, during the cool evening summers they have live…
Maria
Usually a top touristic pick. Nice to look inside to see the architecture. Recommend only for the traditional…
10. Hanul lui Manuc
10. Hanul lui Manuc
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45 local reviews
Hanul lui Manuc, Sector 3
Radu
Radu
Built in 1808 the enormous, three-level Hanul lui Manuc (Manuc’s Inn) is one of Europe’s last remaining caravanserai. The interior courtyard…
Maria
Maria
This place has a beautiful inner court with a lot of tables, during the cool evening summers they have live traditional performances. Also…
Maria
Maria
Usually a top touristic pick. Nice to look inside to see the architecture. Recommend only for the traditional dances during the evenings,…
11. Crama Domnească
11. Crama Domnească
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16 local reviews
13-15 Strada Șelari, Sector 3
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+40 758 333 000
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Razvan
Right in the heart of Bucharest's historic centre, this is Romanian food of indeed historic proportions. You…
Radu
Crama Domneasca serves huge portions of tasty local food at more than decent prices. If you are really on a…
Madalina
Good Romanian food and live music
11. Crama Domnească
11. Crama Domnească
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16 local reviews
13-15 Strada Șelari, Sector 3
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+40 758 333 000
Razvan
Razvan
Right in the heart of Bucharest's historic centre, this is Romanian food of indeed historic proportions. You can expect right royal portions…
Radu
Radu
Crama Domneasca serves huge portions of tasty local food at more than decent prices. If you are really on a tight budget, then one of the…
Madalina
Madalina
Good Romanian food and live music
12. Unirea Shopping Center
12. Unirea Shopping Center
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52 local reviews
1 Piața Unirii, Bucharest
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
021 303 0208
Shopping mallEstablishment
The most central Shopping Center. Lots of shops like Zara, Bershka, H&M, and so on. Also they have a food…
Ondu
It has everything you need to buy. From souvenirs to clothes and toys, from food courts to jewelry.
Eduard
Biggest shopping center in the area with a lot of stores inside and a food court on the 4th floor
12. Unirea Shopping Center
12. Unirea Shopping Center
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52 local reviews
1 Piața Unirii, Bucharest
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
021 303 0208
Daniel
The most central Shopping Center. Lots of shops like Zara, Bershka, H&M, and so on. Also they have a food court on the last floor.
Ondu
Ondu
It has everything you need to buy. From souvenirs to clothes and toys, from food courts to jewelry.
Eduard
Eduard
Biggest shopping center in the area with a lot of stores inside and a food court on the 4th floor