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Franz & Sophie

Petrakijina 6, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Ranked #2 of 201 Restaurants in Sarajevo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Tea Room
Description: Specialist tea shop with 150 different teas and tea room, non smoking first tea sommelier in the region
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Description: Specialist tea shop with 150 different teas and tea room, non smoking first tea sommelier in the region
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English first
South Pasadena, California
Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

Staff is nice and there is lots of tea to choose from. I'm not much of a tea drinker but I'm still happy I paid a visit. I would recommend going as a group and sampling many different types of tea and split them among you if, like me, you want to do a tasting and you aren't too sophisticated.... More

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Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Excellent tea, great service, nice people! :) You'll have a chance to taste many different kinds of black, green, yellow, white tea, etc.

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Delft
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30 reviews 30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Don't think you will just drink a cup of tea at Franz & Sophie, but regard it as a tea experience! The really friendly engaging owner has an exquisite knowledge on all the teas available and you will immediately find yourself a nice conversion topic, whether it is about tea or something else. A true gem in Sarajevo and really... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

If you love tea, then Franz & Sophie is the Tea House to track down! This is where Cajdzinica Dzrilo get their tea from. Dr. Adnan Smajić is a Sommelier Za Čaj (Tea Sommelier) and he can help you pick some of the tastiest teas I've ever had. You just have to take a seat and relax and take it... More

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Bucharest, Romania
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Franz and Sophie's tea shop is the best little place to just sit down, and have a cup of tea after a long jaunt through Sarajevo. The Balkan capital is full of shops, but this one in particular offers knowledge, good conversation, great atmosphere and a HUGE assortment of tea. The best was a Caramel Fig Black tea, among others.... More

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Berlin, Germany
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

This cafe is really nice to relax, read a book and have a great cup of tea. The people working there are super duper nice. We had a chat and I was recommended places where to go next. They have a good and wide selections of teas. I highly recommend this place!

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Ghent, Belgium
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44 reviews 44 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Even though im mostly a coffee drinker, i can appreciate the athmosphere and the huge assortiment of tea they have here. Situated not on the main toruist road, makes this an escape for the tourists. They give good advice, let you smell the teas before you chose and give lots of tea, all for reasonable price. Keep up the good... More

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Bologna
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

The perfect place where to buy delicious tea by tasting its smell. Thanks to dr. Adnan (a smart and interesting "tea sommelier") we could buy many delicious bags of tea. Also, sitting there, meditating and relaxing, tasting our tea with biscuits, we felt in peace & heaven!

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Close to the bustle of Central Sarajevo, but in a quiet side street, this tea room is well worth the effort of finding. Adnan, the proprietor, is in love with tea, and this comes over in the brilliant choice, quality and service offered. Very reasonably priced and highly recommended.

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

This is a special place in Sarajevo, a little off the beaten path but worth finding. The staff is very friendly and helpful to non-tea-experts too. They serve also delicious cold tea which we appreciated in the midday summer heat. Prices are very reasonable and all the tea varieties are beatifully packed and presented on the shelves. Definitely a recommendation... More

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