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Caru' cu Bere

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Bar, European, Eastern European, Central European, Romanian
As featured in 3 Days in Bucharest and 4 other guides
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Strada Stavropoleos 5, Bucharest 030081, Romania
+40 21 313 7560
Today
08:00 - 00:00
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Hours:
Thu - Fri 08:00 - 02:00
Sat - Wed 08:00 - 00:00
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London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This restaurant is very popular, but it was good we went twice in our short stay we enjoyed it so much. The waiters are good fun, the spectacle adds to the atmosphere of the grandiose decoration. The food is not for the faint hearted, huge portions of country style cuisine, but it's a really good evening, very reasonably priced

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Thank heather f
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58 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Famous in Bucharest, reservation recommended however all three times when we came without it, after 15-20 mins of waiting at the bar, they found a table for us. Interior is breathtaking - stunning building, beautiful decorations inside, large and loud, always full of people, with live music. Food is ok, nothing amazing, but decent and massive portions. Sausages, pig knuckle... More 

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Nola
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28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great food, nice place to stay, good beer and not expensive. It is a must from the old town in Bucharest

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Thank Pierluigi P
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had a nice Romanian dinner in this place. We ordered Sarmale (good enough but the rice i think was over-boiled) which had mamaliga as side-dish (average taste) and ribs with baked potatoes (very delicious!). As a dessert we had the Papanasi (very tasty!). It is a big restaurant and a little crowded and they had a Violin concert but... More 

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Thank Fwteinh B
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19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This place is Amazing inside, old fashioned but cozy, ya can't stop looking around at the stained glass windows and architecture. If you want to eat here, make a reservation early. We made one but unfortunately no tables available on the ground floor so we had to go in basement which was still just as nice but disappointed it being... More 

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Thank Angela D
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54 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The restaurant itself is in a great location, offers a large variety of good food/drinks, yet it's too crowded. Since I went there in many occasions, it doesn't impress too much. I also had some bad experience with the service, but that happens anywhere. I would certainly recommend it to visit it at least once.

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Thank Kosta B
Bucharest, Romania
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Went there for an business meeting and unfortunately it was in the cellar. The music was too loud for the room and unfortunately the food, other than beeing a large quantity was not great.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I reserve a table 2 weeks before and get us a very nice table The restaurants is very beautiful and there are folklore dance aroud 19.00 The food is ok , not the best we eat in Bucharest but it 's a restaurant you have to bee because of the place and the wonderful atmosphere Enjoy it!

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Thank patricia z
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The place is so beautiful! and the food was amazing! Dessert (Papanasi) is to die for really. Service was really fast and friendly (kudos to our friend Antonio there!). We arrived a little bit before 6 pm so no need for reservation.

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Thank Silvia M
Ashkelon, Israel
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The flag ship of Romanian traditional food and restaurant. Highly recommended to book in advance. Located in the old city,it is the place to get the tasets and atmosphare of romanian dining. A large hall with balconies ,live traditional music (and dance somtimes).. Try to book a table downstairs or on the balony where you can see the main hall.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, European, Eastern European, Central European, Romanian
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 00:00
Monday
08:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 00:00
Thursday
08:00 - 02:00
Friday
08:00 - 02:00
Saturday
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Strada Stavropoleos 5, Bucharest 030081, Romania
  • Location: Europe  >  Romania  >  Bucharest
  • Phone Number: +40 21 313 7560

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