Hunedoara county might not be the most popular area in Romania, but if you find yourself in this quaint area looking for places to eat, there are plenty of options. You can easily find both local and international cuisine in Hunedoara and the towns around it. If you’re not sure where to go, just have a look at the suggestions below. We’re sure there will be at least one restaurant in Hunedoara that will tickle your fancy!
1. Restaurant WERK, Hunedoara
Recently opened, restaurant WERK is strategically located right across from the main touristic attraction of Hunedoara; the Corvinilor Castle. It is mostly caters to tourists but is highly appreciated among locals as well. They serve a wide selection of both Romanian and international cuisine. The staff is friendly and helpful, always trying to provide the customers with the best service. Even if you’re not hungry, you can have a quick coffee break here as the ambiance is very pleasant. And if you do only go for a coffee, don’t hesitate to order one of their wonderful cakes as well.
Restaurant WERK, Hunedoara
Address: Strada Constantin Bursan 3, Hunedoara, Romania
Website: Restaurant WERK, Hunedoara
2. Motel Cinciș Restaurant, Cinciș Lake
At Motel Cinciș you can enjoy both a good meal and a wonderful view. You can even go for a swim in the lake before or after your meal. It is located right on the shore of Cinciș Lake. It is one of the oldest hotel and restaurant in the area, and you can find many traditional Romanian dishes here. Be sure to try out the knock-out desert called ”papanași”.
Motel Cinciș Restaurant, Cinciș Lake
Address: Strada Lacului FN, Lacul Cincis, Hunedoara 337465
Website: Motel Cinciș Restaurant, Cinciș Lake
3. Casa Albă Restaurant, Cinciș Lake
Casa Albă Restaurant next to Cinciș Lake is quite famous among nostalgic locals. For a long time it used to be the only place where you could eat a proper meal in the area. The meals are simple, based on Romanian cuisine, but the location is nice and appealing. It is a good place to go to if you’re travelling with children, as they have a large yard and swings.
Casa Albă Restaurant, Cinciș Lake
Address: Strada Lacului, Cinciș-Cerna, Romania
4. Roma Pizzeria, Hunedoara
If you want to mingle with the youth of Hunedoara, just hang out at Roma Pizzeria, even if only for a drink. This restaurant is popular among locals for their pizza, open-air terrace and cozy atmosphere. The staff is friendly and most things on their menu are affordable. It might not be the best place for a romantic dinner, but it is extremely suited for backpackers or travelers on a budget. If pizza is not your thing, don’t worry, there are also other things on the menu you can order.
Roma Pizzeria, Hunedoara
Address: Strada George Enescu 4, Hunedoara 331030, Romania
Website: Roma Pizzeria, Hunedoara
5. Archia House (Conacul Archia), Deva
Conacul Archia is a place to relax when you want a break from being on the road. There’s an outdoor swimming pool, you can get a massage, nice cocktails and, of course, enjoy nice food. The restaurant is very tastefully decorated and creates an old-style almost magical atmosphere. It’s a place to go when you have more time at your disposal, you don’t want to rush through your meal here if you want to make the most of it.
Archia House, Deva
Address: Strada Zăvoi, Deva 330001, Romania
Website: Archia House, Deva
6. Ceapa Roșie, Deva
Ceapa Roșie (Red onion) is a favourite among locals. It’s affordable and the atmosphere is nice. It’s suitable for both hanging out, evening drinks and proper meals. The outdoor terrace is perfect for sunny warm days. The kind staff and the nixw music selection contribute to the lovely vibe of the place.
Ceapa Roșie, Deva
Address: Piața Unirii 8, Deva 330152, Romania
Facebook: Ceapa Roșie
7. Rustic restaurant, Hunedoara
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If you’re interested in a restaurant with traditional Romanian food, Rustic restaurant in Hunedoara might be a good choice. Their menu covers a lot of different types of soups and local dishes. The design of the restaurant showcases traditional Romanian patterns. The staff is kind and helpful, ready to help and provide good service.
Rustic restaurant, Hunedoara
Address: Bulevardul Libertăţii 4, Hunedoara 331032, Romania
8. Pizzeria Venetia, Deva
Romanians like their pizzas, hence the easiest and quickest meal you can get is a pizza. They also like their crepes and Pizzeria Venetia in Deva serves wonderful crepes. Although it’s a restaurant with modest interiors, the food is delicious! Do order something sweet as well, as Pizzeria Venetia is most famous for its desserts.
Pizzeria Venetia, Deva
Address: Bulevardul Iuliu Maniu 6, Deva, Romania
Website: Pizzeria Venetia, Deva (in Romanian)
Have a real feast while in Romania
If you’re a gourmand, you’ve landed in the right country. Romanian food is indeed amazing, so make sure you try it all. No matter in which part of the country you’re travelling, there will always be many options around for tasting Romanian food. As you can notice, Hunedoara also hosts a number of good restaurants to choose from. Even if its pizza, it comes with a Romanian touch. And that is not all that Hunedoara hosts. The history and the wonderful nature in this part of the country is definitely worth exploring. The mountains and the lakes provide amazing views which are even more valuable exactly because they are a bit off the touristic path.
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