Buftea is a city in Romania. It is the county town of Ilfov and is about 20 km northwest of the state capital Bucharest. Currently ( 2007) the city experienced a strong growth in population numbers due to the proximity to the capital.

In Buftea the film studios of MediaPro Pictures are located. Also, here is the Buftea Palace of Ştirbei family.

Sons and daughters of the town