You want to try out the best gourmet restaurant? You’re looking for a cosy café? You’re looking forward to relishing local specialities? Or you want to turn the night into day at a cool club? Let our select choices inspire you.

    • Biutiful By The Lake

      For hot summer days
      The Biutiful simply oozes feel-good factor. The fabulous terrace comes complete with East Coast rocking chairs and a fantastic view across Herăstrău lake. Shabby chic and industrial style meet here to create a stripy maritime look. The design won the International Restaurant & Bar Design Award in 2015. Oh yes, and there's food and drinks too, of course.The menu features a selection of creatively presented seafood dishes, bar meals and finger food.
      Soseaua Nordului 7-9
      +40 733 500 222
    • Restaurant Simbio

      Delicious and healthy
      Simbio is the perfect place to wind down after a tour of the city. The menu features crisp salads, fresh smoothies, home-made cakes and juicy burgers – and there's a different soup on offer every day. Diners can choose to eat in the stylish industrial setting downstairs in the bar, enjoy a cosy meal in the mansard, or sit in the garden if the weather's fine. The show kitchen on the ground floor is guaranteed to whet everyone's appetite!
      Strada Negustori 26
      +40 213 10 27 00
    • Stadio

      For sport freaks and foodies
      Fancy a meal and a drink out while watching football or ice-hockey? Then look no further than the fantastic Stadio! The atrium of this cool city-centre sports bar is full of flat screens. If you’re not keen on sport can grab a table by the window or in the cosy side of the restaurant and simply enjoy the food – creatively presented bar meals with an Italian twist. The home-made lemonade comes highly recommended! And as it's always full, it's wise to book a table.
      Ion Câmpineanu 11
      +40 731 333 311
    • Charme

      Stylish design
      This restaurant is located in the historical old city of Bucharest next to the National Museum of Art. The menu includes a large selection of healthy, Mediterranean dishes, delicious desserts and several fine wines. Charme is especially popular with the city's younger residents. The colourful interior is stylishly designed with various postmodern objects and furniture.
      Smardan 12
      +40 73 750 38 90
    • Agora

      For any occasion
      This restaurant is located near the main railway station, Gara de Nord. It offers a diverse menu of European dishes and Romanian specialities, such as veal and stuffed pepper and different kinds of soup. The restaurant seats up to 100 guests and features various rooms for special occasions. The dining hall is beautifully decorated and linked to a large, inviting summer terrace.
      Strada Tintasului
      +40 72 230 44 31
    • Restaurant Vatra

      Rustic cuisine
      This restaurant is located northwest of the historic old city, quite close to Cismigiu Park. The park, complete with a large lake, is one of the oldest and largest in the city. With its many elements made of wood, the design of Vatra creates a rustic ambiance. When the weather is good, guests can dine in the cosy interior courtyard. The kitchen specialises in local meat dishes and offers something for every gourmand.
      Actor Ion Brezoianu 19
      +40 21 315 83 75
    • Casa Doina

      Beautiful country estate
      The manor was built in the 18th century and completely renovated in 2000. Architecturally, this aristocratic country estate features a broad variety of rustic elements, making it a unique location. The extensive menu of select, traditional dishes also includes seafood. Casa Doina offers several dining rooms, including the Iun Mincu Salon, the Romanian Salon, the Pergola restaurant terrace and a lovely summer terrace in the garden.
      Soseaua Kiseleff 4
      +40 21 222 67 17
    • Grand Café Galleron

      Fine location
      This café is located in the middle of the historical old city in the heart of Bucharest. The traditional Romanian architecture and elegant interior design exude a wonderful ambiance. You instantly feel at home here after walking in. In addition to terrific coffee and tea, they offer various sorts of fruit juice, pastries and snacks.
      Nicolae Golescu 18A
      +40 213 124 565
    • Origo Coffee

      Famous for coffee
      Grabbing a quick coffee in the Origo doesn't do this place justice at all. Coffee here is sacred. Customers have a range of different beans, roasts and preparations to choose from – and tasting is highly encouraged! Even the décor and furnishings revolve around the coffee theme. An infinite number of espresso cups hang from the ceiling and the lamps above the bar are made from china coffee filters. However, because the café is also a firm favourite among locals, it’s not always easy to find a seat.
      Strada Lipscani 9
      050971 Bucharest
      +40 757 08 66 89
    • Les Bourgeois

      Parisian flair
      This café is located behind the white façade of a historical-looking building. Nestled in the heart of Bucharest, its appeal lies in its simple, stylish interior design. This is the perfect place to relax and read the paper. You can order one of many kinds of coffee and tea, or enjoy a delicious cocktail or fruit juice. In the mornings they serve up a great breakfast to start your day.
      Strada Smardan 20
      +40 720 132 994
      Les Bourgeois
    • Ramayana

      Heavenly décor
      This café is located near the National Military Museum and the Central Military Hospital. Once you enter its Oriental décor, you'll quickly step back in time to the era of 1001 Arabian nights. The two-storey café is divided into smoking and non-smoking salons in different colours. There is also a large terrace. In addition to coffee, they offer plenty of teas, fruit juices, drinks and snacks. They can also prepare a shisha for you. On top of all that, Café Ramayana regularly hosts musical events.
      Baldovin Parcalabul 11
      +40 78 859 55 95
    • Gradina Eden

      Paradise in the middle of Bucharest
      If you have enough of the commotion in the shops, bars and cafés you will feel at home here. The Gradina Eden an oasis of green in the city centre, certainly lives up to its name. Local beers can be sipped from the comfort of a hammock and light meals enjoyed in the bistro. If that's not enough, the time-honoured Stirbey Palace next door is the perfect party venue on the weekend.
      Calea Victoriei 107
      010069 Bucharest
      +40 744 510 687
    • Kristal Glam Club

      Pure party
      This club near Cismigiu Park Cismigiu Park has an excellent reputation across Europe and often draws internationally famous DJs. The location has high ceilings with a gigantic chandelier as well as modern equipment for special effects. In addition to the dance floor, there are several bars and a comfortable lounge. It's the ideal place to dance and party until the early morning.
      Bulevard Regina Elisabeta 34
      +40 72 279 51 84
    • Bamboo Club

      Premium nightspot
      This club is located directly on Lake Linden. Trendy through and through, it sprang to life in 2002. The interior has plenty of mirrors, so the space seems to go on forever. White leather sofas form a comfortable lounge where you can lie back in glamour. The club also features a 170 square-metre LED flat screen. This is the place for unforgettable party nights in a stylish environment.
      Strada Tuzla 50
      +40 72 322 62 66
      Bamboo Club
    • Bar Déjà-vu

      Cocktails en masse
      Déjà-vu is located in the middle of the city centre. During the day, it's a café which turns into a bar in the evening. They offer a broad range of exotic cocktails and drinks in every colour under the sun. A different event happens nearly every night, one time a burlesque party, the next a casino evening. Various resident DJs spin their records to keep the mood happy and light.
      Bulevard Nicolae Balcescu 25
      +40 72 191 82 79
    • Club Studio Martin

      Avantgarde club
      This electric club was originally a music studio founded in 1993. Studio Margin was conceived to increase the fame of Romanian DJs. Nowadays, international DJs are drawn to Bucharest. After the original went bankrupt, it reopened in 2005 - as vibrant as ever. The futuristic dance floor and blinking 'starlit' ceiling make a great setting for enjoying the booming bass.
      Bulevard Lancu de Hunedoara 61
      +40 73 362 78 46