How much does a burger cost in the restaurant of Cătălin Scărlătescu? Well, the prices are reasonable.
Those who want to taste burgers prepared according to the recipe of Cătălin Scărlătescu, can do so at “Burgeri și Scoici” restaurant. The place is located in the Old Center, on Smârdan Street, and many diners have passed through its doors.
Chef Scarlătescu explains that the most important factor in preparing a delicious burger is the meat mixture. It should contain 25% fat and 75% meat. Well, the cheapest burger prepared according to Cătălin Scarlătescu’s recipe is 17 lei (with chicken), and the most expensive one is 26 lei (with Black Angus beef). Both are served with fries. The prices are reasonable if we compare to other hotels in the Capital. (ALSO READ: CHEF CĂTĂLIN SCĂRLĀTESCU, DEATH OF LIVIU CHIORPEC: “I ASKED HIM TO LIVE UNTIL I RETURN FROM GREECE.” THEIR PLANS)
Chef Scarlătescu: “Grandma showed me the meaning of good food”
Chef Cătălin Scarlătescu is one of the most popular chefs in Romania. He was born, grew up and went to school in Constanța, and says that he was drawn to the kitchen from an early age. And the person who inspired him to choose this job was his grandmother. (Also see: WHY FLORIN DUMITRESCU AND CĂTĂLIN SCĂRLĀTESCU EAT AT CHEFI WITH NO WORDS FROM ANTENA1. SURPRISING GREEK FOOD)
“My grandmother showed me when I was a child what good food means and all her dishes are still in my soul. I remember that at the beginning of the week she would cook a little fat potato and beans, which will become an imported character on Saturday.
For dessert we had the famous soup cake, my favorite. He didn’t have much time or much equipment, but he managed to put his meals on the table, meals that I continue to eat to this day.”chef Cătălin Scărlătescu testified.