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Dreams

Stambolov, Plovdiv, Bulgaria
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Ranked #64 of 111 Restaurants in Plovdiv
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- May 30, 2014
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English first
Arlington, VA
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107 reviews 107 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

We stopped at Dreams for something to drink and to get out of the rain. The restaurant has a great, central location on the walking street in Plovdiv. The restaurant has a covered, outdoor seating area. While we did not dig deep into the menu, the (non-alcoholic) drinks that we ordered seemed more than adequate to quench our thirst. But... More

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Plovdiv, Bulgaria
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55 reviews 55 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

It's located on the main street, so it's always full.But the service is terrible, you'd be lucky if one of the waitresses decides to pay you attention.The food is not good, but the desserts are definitely worth trying.

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Greece
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89 reviews 89 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

It has a good location, it's in the centre of the city and that's all. Rude service, they delay, bad quality of food and drinks, tables are too close, not reasonable prices... Last time when I was there I ordered sandwich and they brought it cold and without knife and fork... Dreams for another place!

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New York
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704 reviews 704 reviews
322 restaurant reviews
459 helpful votes 459 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2013

In a city that is seriously devoid of decent and interesting dining / café options, this place is highly overrated by all the travel books. Yes, it is very popular, and always crowded, and has a great location for people watching, but that is not enough. You need good food and drinks. There was not a single vegetarian sandwich, and... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

The Lonely Planet touted this as the best sweet shop in Bulgaria, but to me it seemed like the run off the mill selection available in almost any European cafes. Not bad, but not inspired. Nice location on the city square, however.

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Basel, Switzerland
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121 reviews 121 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2012

Perfect location in the city centre and the ideal place to sit on a warm day enjoying a coffee and pastry.

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Plovdiv, Bulgaria
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2012

Greek pastry place, which used to be good. Now the best thing there is the ice-cream. Just as I said - nothing to write home about.

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Baden, Switzerland
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52 reviews 52 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2012

On a hot day, nothing beats an umbrella-shaded retreat with various versions of drinks and ice cream creations. Only problem is that they do tend to overdue the sweetness. Also, there are insufficient seating accommodations and people tend to take a four-seat place and end up texting on the free Wi-Fi sipping an already empty coke.

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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92 reviews 92 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2012

If you are looking for a posh-styled cafe in the very centre of Plovdiv, that's your place. They have good sandwiches and greek sweeties. However, it's too overpriced and the quality of service, furnishment and the crowd there are just inadequate.

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Plovdiv, Bulgaria
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45 reviews 45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2012

dreams is more of a snack bar and although it only has a small menu the food is very good indeed. the prices are average and the service is good. the cafe is situated in the centre of plovdiv and is open air but is open all year. pancakes and cakes are a must to try and the coffee selection... More

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