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Hotel Insula Restaurant

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European, Romanian
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Dumitru Ivanov FN Str, Tulcea 820168, Romania
10:00 - 23:00
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Kfar Saba, Israel
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35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

An average restaurant you will have to wait patient for your order and there is no wow for the food. The house wine is good and low cost. If you like a walk around the lake and stay for wine or a bear with a simple dish, this place is OK

Thank AngelHerscu
Sinaia, Romania
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

+ A nice restaurant situated by the lake with a great view. + On our 4 days stay at the same hotel, Insula, we eat 3 times here and everytime the food was tasty and fresh. + The youngest stuff are very friendly and attentive - The place is a little bit crowded during the summer months and this may... More 

Thank Alexandra H
Iasi, Romania
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016

I ate here twice. The food is not the greatest and I didn't like the waitress. I think that you can find a better place to eat. The location is nice.

Thank astoica
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121 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2016

As said in the Title, the view is very nice, as the Restaurant is situated by the Lake ... you can also feed the fish in the lake with bread and you will be able to see them eat. Still, this does not compensate for the poor service ... long waiting time to place the order, and when the food... More 

Thank dannyella
Sibiu, Romania
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

We stayed there as guests of the Hotel and had several times breakfast and lunch. The staff is mostly really unfriendly and unmotivated even for Romania. You will find better places in Tulcea. Best thing was they charged you for an additional milk for your coffee.

Thank ElFech
Warrnambool, Australia
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280 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 May 2016

The menu is typically Romanian but there are some interesting fish dishes. We ate there several nights and in general the food was reasonable and well priced. I found the dishes somewhat under seasoned for my taste but this was easily corrected. There is an outside terrace with views over the lake but it seems smoking is allowed here.

Thank travellerX49
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101 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

If your search for a nice place for eating in Tulcea it's a good recommendation because it's special. It lays at an island at the sea just be connected only with a bridge withe the land. Nice and romantic places are in the garden of the restaurant and a good view at the sea. The food is ok but not... More 

Thank rwbaumann
Constanta, Romania
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 December 2015

The restaurant had a beautiful environment . But the food ... was not tasty. I ordered chicken with garlic and polenta and i can say that it only tasted garlic, but that garlic paste that is bought in jars, and not the fresh garlic. The chicken was not tender and had skin on it ... left to say .... I... More 

Thank 1974Mrb1993
Bucharest, Romania
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56 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2015

Fast service, friendly staff, short menu but diverse, delivers what it promises - very good ordinary food.

Thank Oana C
Tucson, Arizona, United States
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423 reviews
198 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

We stayed in the hotel and ate at the restaurant. The food was quite bland and very average. They seem to find a way to put several adders onto the bill. A friend and I shared a salad and it ended up being twice the price because they said they gave us a double portion. With the setting it could... More 

Thank Steve W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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European, Romanian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dumitru Ivanov FN Str, Tulcea 820168, Romania
  • Location: Europe  >  Romania  >  Southeast Romania  >  Tulcea County  >  Tulcea

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