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Commonly served vegan

Dishes that are traditionally served vegan

A salad made from roasted eggplant mixed with olive oil, salt, vinegar and onion and tomato slices

Salata de Vinete

A spread made of roasted eggplant, red peppers, onions and tomato paste


A soup made of blended potatoes, carrots, parsnip, tomatoes. Make sure no butter is used

Supa Crema de Legume

A sauce made from pulverized garlic, oil, salt and water


Deep fried breaded zucchini slices

Dovlecei Prajiti

Traditional seasonal soup made of potatoes, peppers, celery, tomatoes, cauliflower, green beans and more

Ciorba de Legume

A paste made from boiled and blended beans, garlic, onion and tomato paste with caramelized onions as garnish

Fasole Batuta

Roasted peppers salad seasoned with oil, vinegar, garlic and salt

Salata de Ardei Copti

Pickled cabbage salad

Salata de Varza Acra

Pickled green tomatoes

Gogonele murate

Cooked vegetable salad made from onions, carrots, cabbage, peppers, tomatoes, garlic and spices

Ghiveci/ Givetch

Dishes that can be Veganized

Dishes that are not vegan by default, but can be made so, by asking to remove or change part of the ingredients.

Rice cooked with carrots onion and chicken. To veganize: Ask to have this made without meat


Mushrooms filled with vegetables and cheese/butter. To veganize: ask for no cheese or butter to be used

Ciuperci Umplute la Gratar

(AKA Polenta) Dough ball made from cornflour, commonly served with garlic sauce (Mujdei)


A salad made with boiled potatoes, onions, black olives, bell peppers and boiled eggs. To veganize, ask for no egg to be added

Salata Orientala

Dishes that are not vegan, but appear to be

Dishes that might look vegan, but contain animal products.

Mashed potato. Will usually contain butter and milk

Piure de Cartofi

Risotto rice. Will contain butter and parmesan cheese

Orez Risotto

Tomato soup. Will contain cream

Supa Crema de Rosii

Romanian pretzels. Will commonly contain eggs


Vegetables soup. Will also contain egg and sour cream

Ciorba de Legume Dreasa

Black rice will contain squid ink

Orez Negru

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