Restaurants

Top Choice Seafood in Tulcea

Ivan Pescar

An awesome fish restaurant such as this is long overdue on Tulcea's Danube port. Expect very good traditional fish soup, as well as grilled fish and various stews and concoctions, pairing river species with various …
Top Choice International in Constanţa

Irish Pub

Several years after it opened to an enthusiastic reception, this is still the place to see and be seen, and one of the best meals in town. There are a couple of pub staples like burgers, and fish and chips, but the …
Top Choice International in Vama Veche

Sandalandala

This spacious summertime terrace bar and restaurant, connected to a campground on the northern end of the resort, feels like a relaxing antidote to the general chaos of Vama. Grilled meats, cooked over an enormous o…
Top Choice International in Mamaia

Chevalet

Head chef Nelu Păucă trained around the world before opening this romantic beachfront restaurant on the far northern end of Mamaia. Specialities include steak tartare, frog legs and a mouthwatering array of beef, po…
Romanian in Vama Veche

Casa Double M

This family-run inn on the main highway that passes through town takes home-cooking to a new level. Traditional Romanian dishes, as well as ample fish and seafood, are paired imaginatively with local sides such as p…
International in Constanţa

Pizzico

Pizzico has greatly expanded its range in the past couple of years, moving beyond very good wood-fired pizza to excellent grilled meats, seafood and chops. The location, on Piaţa Ovidiu, makes it easy to pair lunch …
Seafood in Constanţa

On Plonge

This brawny portside eatery with an informal, everyman vibe specialises in fresh fish hauled in off the boat. Gets packed on summer nights and service suffers accordingly. The views out over the port and the old tow…
Seafood in Vama Veche

Cherhana

This informal grill-and-picnic-tables beachfront place draws big crowds, particularly campers from the nearby wild campsites. The fresh fish is grilled on the spot. To find it, follow the main street, Str Ion Creang…
Romanian in Tulcea

Restaurant Select

Though it’s a couple of blocks away from the port and lacks any buzz to speak of, this hotel restaurant is still one of the best places in town. The multilingual, varied menu offers fresh fish, pizza and the local s…
Romanian in Sulina

Perla

Reliably good restaurant, slightly west of the centre, meaning fewer crowds. Enjoy Romanian sour soups, and traditional specialities, as well as very good fish soup and grilled and fried variations of delta fish. Th…