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Vatra Neamului

20b Puskin Street, Chisinau, Moldova
22 68 39
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cabbage rolls” (4 reviews)
“sarma” (2 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
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Eastern European, Romanian, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
20b Puskin Street, Chisinau, Moldova
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic food, live music (and they play it realy well), great athmosfere, friendly staff, everything traditional and modern at the same time, good location in the city center (walking distance to the big hotels), good prices, definitely recommend!

Thank Catalin M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here twice on our recent trip to Moldova and had excellent food and wine both times The grilled pike was particularly good. Service was fine once you broke through the initial Moldovan reserve which can be off-putting and the live music was a...More

Thank andrew c
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Mixed overall feelings about the place. We sat outside and the atmosphere was OK. Service is not helpful at all - the menu is disorienting but the waiters are not interested in helping the guests navigate trough it. Having said that, the food was truly...More

Thank elkabelka
Reviewed 29 August 2017

One of the best restaurants in Chisinau, centrally located, close to the Embassy of Romania, National Arts Museum, National History Museum, other good restaurants, bars and cafes. Moldovan cuisine (recommended), and European. Very good wines from Moldova (Highly recommended !), beer and other beverages. Friendly...More

Thank baciucarmaciu
Reviewed 8 August 2017

The place is really nice, but the food is not that good. The soup was so sour that I could not finish it, and the cabbage rolls (sarmale) had very little or no meat. The price is too high, given the poor quality of the...More

Thank ovxxx
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Very good national specialties, some of theme you will try only in this resto. Nice ambiance and friendly staff. Recommended for groups.

Thank _ludmilaandronic
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

For Moldovan standards this is an expensive restaurant. But the staff, food, location (ask to sit in the garden!) are def. worth the extra cost. If you want to celebrate something special, this is the place to be!

Thank Stef V
Reviewed 20 July 2017

This is a good restaurant with nice food and atmosphere. We had a wonderful meal in the traditional Romanian dinner.

Thank anamariavlasa21
Reviewed 2 June 2017

This is a good restaurant with nice food and atmosphere. They have a good beef steak and good soup with vegetables.

Thank Catalin D
Reviewed 14 May 2017

We went there for lunch as the place was advertised as most traditional Moldovan restaurant in Chisinau. The food was good – but not exceptional. You can have the same stuff in any other local restaurant – probably slightly cheaper than in Vatra Neamului. What...More

Thank Januser
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Eastern European, Romanian, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:59 PM
12:00 PM - 11:59 PM
12:00 PM - 11:59 PM
12:00 PM - 11:59 PM
12:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20b Puskin Street, Chisinau, Moldova
  • Location: Europe  >  Moldova  >  Chisinau District  >  Chisinau
  • Phone Number: 22 68 39
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