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) #6 of 313 Restaurants in Cluj-Napoca ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ European, Eastern European,
Alexandru Ciurea, Nr. 6, Cluj-Napoca 400019, Romania
+40 264 592 022
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Alexandru Ciurea, Nr. 6, Cluj-Napoca 400019, Romania
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Reviews (246)
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Very good service, excellent traditional transylvanian food, nice place in a quiet street. Need to make reservations, it is a very popular place for the "connaisseurs".

Thank Johan_Angie
Reviewed 2 days ago

I really wanted to like this restaurant. Only being in Cluj for three nights, we wanted nothing but local food. On night one we ate at Mattei Corvie, so we wanted more. Our last night in town we went to Roata. Upon entering, there was...More

Thank geg652
Reviewed 4 days ago

The terrace is so lovely and peaceful. Just like having lunch in grandma's yard. The restaurant is in the center, but on a dead end little street so it's very quite and intimate. Food was very good too, had some soups, cabbage a la Cluj,...More

Thank Ramutza A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cosy and friendly restaurant to visit either solo or with friends. A great place to enjoy local foods, and dessert is tasty too. Highly recommended and a must to visit.

Thank Jeff T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice garden, with a delicate scent of yasmine... great romanian food and a very good service. The manager is directly interested in the satisfaction of his customers. It's for sure a place I will glady return to!

Thank Estera A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic food and service . I will be back in Cluj soon and i will enjoy every moment on this fantastic place . 🍻

Thank Eugen L
Marketing_Roata, General Manager at Roata, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the review and kind words. Best regards

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place not only serves delicious, traditional food, but also provides friendly and intimate atmosphere. They welcomed me with a small glass of a homemade cherry liquor which was simply thoughtful and lovely! I went back to the restaurant quite a few times, but my...More

1  Thank Ankanafanka
Marketing_Roata, Public Relations Manager at Roata, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time and writing this review. We are trying our best to make a great experience for all those who come at our restaurant. We welcome you at any time. Best Regards!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We waited for more than 40 minutes for the food without being noticed, after we waited like 15 minutes to order. They also forgot to bring some stuff but they charged it on the check. The food was good but we were very displeased with...More

Thank Adela G
Marketing_Roata, Public Relations Manager at Roata, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, We are sorry to hear that you had an unpleasant experience at our restaurant. As we are constantly trying to improve our services we ask you to write as a detailed email at contact@restaurant-roata.ro, telling us when did this happen and if you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent meal in an intimate courtyard setting. We were greeted by a friendly waitress who made a table available even though we hadn't booked and then brought complimentary welcome drinks (shots of spirit and liqueur) while we perused the menu. All I can say is...More

1  Thank Dakles
Marketing_Roata, Public Relations Manager at Roata, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for this review and for choosing us. We appreciate your praise and we welcome you anytime to try other dishes in the menu. Best regards!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We wanted an authentic Romanian meal on our last night and certainly found it at Roata. What a great place, seated in a small courtyard we were treated to excellent food and good service from pleasant staff. Everything was very good from the cabbage rolls,...More

Thank GrendelKKK
Marketing_Roata, Public Relations Manager at Roata, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for this review and kind words. We are indeed pretty hidden:) but you know what they say...hidden gems and all. We welcome you anytime. Best regards!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30
European, Eastern European, Central European, Romanian, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alexandru Ciurea, Nr. 6, Cluj-Napoca 400019, Romania
  • Location: Europe  >  Romania  >  Transylvania  >  Northwest Romania  >  Cluj County  >  Cluj-Napoca
  • Phone Number: +40 264 592 022
  • E-mail
Roata Restaurant is a traditional Romanian one serving dishes from Transylvania and other Romanian regions. We welcome our clients to find more of Romanian culture and culinary style through foods, beverages and music in a relaxing and cozy atmosphere.
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