Top Choice Bistro in Braşov

Bistro de l’Arte

Tucked down a cobbled street straight out of a folk tale, this shi-shi joint has decidedly boho genes with walls dotted with local artists' work. Gazpacho soup, shrimps and tomato gratin, snails... or just a croque …
Top Choice Romanian in Sibiu

Crama Sibiul Vechi

Hidden in an old wine cellar with its staff dressed in trad garb, this is the most rustically evocative restaurant in Sibiu. It's certainly the most authentic place to explore Romanian fare such as cheese croquettes…
in Sfântu Gheorghe

Szentgyörgy Pince

Near the library (at the northern end of Central Park), this basement spot offers a few spicy goulashes and lots of grilled meats.
Top Choice Steak in Alba Iulia

Pub 13

Built into the wall of the citadel, this ambiently lit cavern of a restaurant is hung with armour and candlebra, and has a menu bursting with steak, salad and pizza. Try the maize porridge served with cheese and sou…
Top Choice Romanian in Bistriţa

Crama Veche

Tucked behind the Cultural Centre, this authentic Transylvanian restaurant has stone floors, wood-carved tables and chairs, and beguiling black-and-white photos of peasants on the walls. The rustic menu lives up to …
Top Choice Steak in Cluj-Napoca

Bricks – (M)eating Point Restaurant

Bricks has risen from the ashes of a men's drinking den to become a chi-chi urban bistro. Shaded rattan chairs look out across the river, while the menu excels with plenty of grilled dishes, some veggie numbers, ori…
Top Choice International in Sighişoara

Central Park

Even if you're not staying at the Central Park hotel, plan a meal here. Sighişoara is short on good restaurants and this is the best around. The food is a mix of Romanian and international dishes, and the carefully …
Romanian in Braşov

Casa Româneasca

Piping out aromas of pork crackling in onion, meatball soup, chicken liver and bacon and sarmalute cu mamaliguta (boiled beef rolled with vegetables, spices and cabbage), you can smell this redolent restaurant down …
Supermarket in Braşov


This fully stocked supermarket is in the basement of the Star department store.
Restaurant in Sighişoara

Cositorarului Casa

Refresh yourself with beautiful views of the old town and homemade lemonade. It also rustles up toasted sandwiches and breakfast. Inside is cosy, outside there's a small terrace.