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Rilindja Restaurant

23 Rruga Bajram Currit | On the Left, Heading West, Valbona 11111, Albania
+355 67 301 4638
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“trout” (3 reviews)
“soups” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Albanian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
23 Rruga Bajram Currit | On the Left, Heading West, Valbona 11111, Albania
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Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

Great food in a wonderful setting, v nice service. Good choice. Outside and indoor seating. No more to say

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank parnarama
Reviewed August 26, 2018

The restaurant is run by very kind boys but totally amateur, they are surely trainees or volunteers. You ask for a meat with fries, fries will arrive 30 minutes later ... You dine with someone, you will have your dessert when your friend will begin...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Michel B
Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

Try out the different local specialities. Some dishes need one day preorder. Good Albanian wines, the best rather expensive. We liked the food, however the grilled lamb was heavily overdone. Very clean washrooms and showers.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank kattullus
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

They just want to overcharge everyone I'm a tour guide I have been so many times in valbonë The owner Alfred is not friendly at all And his brother same Skender They are running the biggest hotel in that village As I was a tour...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Ardit M
Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

My partner is albanian, hometown of tropoje. So we visit all the time, I like this restaurant. But I the quality of the food was one day good and the next not so good. Perhaps different cooks. Overall, I love valbone the views make it...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank DCG1343
Reviewed October 15, 2017

an excelent restaurant of two brothers (Skander & Alfred), serves delicious courses, clean and tasty. we invited 3 kinds of soups (chicken, lentils and tamatoes), beef steak, grilled chickenbreast, trute fish and homemade seasoned sausage. every lek worths it! highly recommended.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank BYochai
Reviewed October 2, 2017

I am a tour leader. I came here twice this year with big groups and some last year. This year - all my pax got (both times) very sick after visiting this restaurant. Both times they blamed it on "some virus" around but it can't...More

Date of visit: September 2017
1  Thank FransOudman
Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

I was here after i sleept at same hotel...all good and perfect... love you guys and thanks that u are so good and professional

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Ilcucciolo1
Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

We were camping here and while on the first night we cooked our own food, on the second night we ate at the restaurant. All the dishes were excellent - make sure you have the trout which is fresh out of the reservoir outside the...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank NoBeatenPath
Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for dinner on the outdoor terrace, which has a stunning mountain view. The food was good - greats soups, oven potatoes, a stuffed roast and liver. An apple cake with berry sauce was divine. This was accompanied by a great wine list...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank dxmyekat
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Rruga Bajram Currit | On the Left, Heading West, Valbona 11111, Albania
  • Location: Europe  >  Albania  >  Kukes County  >  Valbona
  • Phone Number: +355 67 301 4638
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