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Restaurant Casa Vlad Dracul

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Str Cositorarilor 5, Sighisoara 545400, Romania
+40 265 771 596
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10:00 - 23:45
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Denver, Colorado
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

I had read up on this place as being the birthplace of Vlad Dracula. Once inside (the restaurant is upstairs), you can still see some original paintings. We made a reservation for 12 as we travelled as part of a group. They were happy to accommodate us and had no issues bringing us two extra chairs and brought the dinner... More 

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1 Thank KWTraveller2016
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Went there with my husband in our first evening in Sighisoara. The restaurant was completely empty, but we thought it was because it was only 5 pm. I didn't like the deco of the room (looked pretty cheap) and the music (medieval type), but what was really unacceptable was that I found a hair! in my dish (polenta with pork... More 

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1 Thank Mariana B
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is nice with traditional Romanian food. We had 2 soups (bean broth in bread) which where rally tasty. For the main dish, due to the fact that the soups are big, we had few "mici" also very tasty. What is also nice is the history of the place, being the place where Vlad Dracul (known as Dracula) was... More 

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1 Thank George P
Wisconsin
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77 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

We snuck in here for lunch one day and were surprised with one of the best meals we had the entire week we were in Romania. The soup, goulash, coffee and hot chocolate were all great. When you finish eating, be sure to take the tour of Vlad's rooms (only 5 Lei (about $1) per person) -- very fun.

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1 Thank WESTSIDESTORY2001
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

If you an deal with spotty service the food here was good. Plus because Vlad the Impaler was supposedly born upstairs it was kind of a must stop tourist attraction. I had the cabbage rolls and polenta and was pleased with the quality. Bill was reasonable too.

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68 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

The decor is great. Plenty of medieval stuffs and Dracula momentos. They even sell souvenirs so u don't have to go look for them. Nice restaurant and good quality food. Value for money located near the clock tower and the square.

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Thank Alex L
Bucharest
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31 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

I can say you will find here good food but you can find much better... however, it is a covenient place to eat, a littlte bit too pricey...

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Service was fine and friendly enough but not really there for very long. Just a quick look inside as well. It was hot and sunny in the courtyard part we were in.

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Calgary, Canada
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324 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

The restaurant is not that impressive or inviting on the outside, but the historical significance is alluring. Vlad the Impaler, was supposedly born in this house in 1431. It is the oldest stone structure in Sighisoara. The meal we had there was very good, consisting of chicken, eggplant, unusual potatoes, etc. The service and atmosphere were very nice. It certainly... More 

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Israel
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28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We expect a tourist trap at this central location but were surprised to find Fast service and tasty food Don't miss the soup ( chorba the fabulist ) in bread .

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Eastern European, Romanian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:45
Monday
10:00 - 23:45
Tuesday
10:00 - 23:45
Wednesday
10:00 - 23:45
Thursday
10:00 - 23:45
Friday
10:00 - 23:45
Saturday
10:00 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Str Cositorarilor 5, Sighisoara 545400, Romania
  • Location: Europe  >  Romania  >  Transylvania  >  Central Romania  >  Mures County  >  Sighisoara
  • Phone Number: +40 265 771 596

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