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Jean Louis Calderon 69, Bucharest 11789, Romania
+40 726 555 688
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (17 reviews)
“cheesecake” (8 reviews)
“beef” (2 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 23:59All hours
European, International, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Jean Louis Calderon 69, Bucharest 11789, Romania
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice place and location, prices on the high end, I don't mind that as long as the quality is superior, portions could be a little bit bigger. Overall charming and cozy.

Thank Khalid A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've heard good things about Gargantua, but I was pleasantly surprised that it is amazing rather than just good. The interior is very nice giving it a bit of an upscale feel without feeling too fancy. The food was absolutely fantastic. The service was stellar...More

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Pricing is pretty high, suggesting a quality somehow higher than what you will receive, but the environment is nice and compensate. I would go with the pasta, carbonara is pretty good choice. Location is also a plus. Personell is sometimes horrible, but won’t be a...More

Thank liviusovidius
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Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

The food was really, really good, and the restaurant has a very welcoming feel, comfortable seating, and a beautiful location overlooking the park. The problem is that it took over an hour for our food to arrive, and the waiters were incredibly unfriendly.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

This is still a good place, but for us, it's not worth it anymore. We appreciated the quality service and fine foods for few years. However, some of the dishes, like the burger or the osso bucco, did not seem at the same level anymore....More

Thank Anfrist
Matei I, Manager at Gargantua, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Due to the subjective perception of the value vs prices some people might find 3,5€ expensive for a bio mint lemonade freshly squeezed and blended. The same with the pizza of 5-6€. I can say that pizza is freshly baked with top quality ingredients like...More

Reviewed 5 October 2017

Gargantua has dining in two locations kitty corner to each other. We dined on the park side, which was perfect giving that there were children who needed to burn off energy. A good menu, with some interesting touches. I'd like to come back and explore...More

Thank BKKPeter
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

It was an evening out paid by the company, so we cose a very good rated, high prices place. The restaurant looks pretty ok, may be the staff should be a bit more patient and remain closer in order to assist you. For the food...More

Thank itimultumesc
Reviewed 27 August 2017

if you would search for a quite place that it will give to you the chance to have great food, friendly stuff & wonderful location, Gargantua from the Park it is the best option. all the dishes are incredible tasty and no matter the food...More

Thank ana maria c
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

I waited 30 min for my pasta, when they dropped the plate with the pasta, took it back to the kitchen and came back with "fresh" pasta in 5 minutes. I'm more than certain that they didn't cook new shrimps and boil new pasta in...More

Thank Andreea L
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Was there for a soup and a beer. Food was delicious, beer was beer. But the prices are very high, really expensive place.

Thank Ştefănescu L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$21
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Delivery
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:59
09:00 - 23:59
09:00 - 23:59
09:00 - 23:59
09:00 - 23:59
09:00 - 23:59
09:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jean Louis Calderon 69, Bucharest 11789, Romania
  • Location: Europe  >  Romania  >  Bucharest
  • Phone Number: +40 726 555 688
  • E-mail
Located in Icoanei Garden Park, the proper place for days of pampering and relaxing evenings in the company of your loved ones, Gargantua In the Park pampers you with flavorful Mediterranean cuisine. Gargantua In the Park is where you feel at home. The Master Chef spoils you with your favorite culinary specialties and your favorite drink awaits you at the table.At Gargantua, your stories are listened , your friends are welcomed and your business partners are greeted with professionalism. Whether you want to enjoy a glass of wine with friends or you want to delight your senses with a delicious dinner in the sweet Mediterranean style, Gargantua In the Park expects you to just have a seat at the table.Salmon with ginger, lime and Basemath rice, grilled calamari served with broccoli and basil sauce, fried calamari with tzatziki sauce or octopus tentacles with aceto balsamic sauce are just some of the specialties that will delight you at Gargantua In the Park. You should really try the cheese cake for dessert prepared with unsalted goat cheese combined with berry jam after the recipe of Chef Lucian Horotan grandmother, learned from the famous romanian writer Alexander Vlahuţă’s sister
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