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Pelister

Macedonia Square b.b. | 1000 Skopje, Skopje, Republic of Macedonia
+389 2 323 0603
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“pizza” (95 reviews)
“lava cake” (9 reviews)
“salads” (31 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
Macedonia Square b.b. | 1000 Skopje, Skopje, Republic of Macedonia
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1 - 10 of 491 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The restaurant is in the very heart of town opposite the Warrior with a horse" statue. It has friendly service and a good range of small and main items on its menu.

Thank NorbertW
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Plus + Local and international food + Outdoor and indoor seating + Really good food + Right in the centre of Skopje +Nice waiters Minus - Seating can be a problem - Food takes time to come Overall score: 8.0/10

Thank Aniket G
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a lovely pasta dish here and some fantastic local white wine. I ate here in the evening and it was a wonderful spot to watch the fountain and night life in Skopje. The staff were friendly and polite, checking we had evrything we...More

Thank Catherine D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a walk around the Alexandar Square to look for a place to eat we decided to sit down at the Pelister. At first we were a bit skeptical after checking out the menu, but we all found something we'd like to try and were...More

Thank ElinJanitz
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pelister is always a good place to drop in for breakfast, lunch or dinner - food is good and varied. Service gets a bit slow when very busy but otherwise OK. They have theme evenings some months where specialities of different countries are served -...More

Thank BalkansUK
Reviewed 1 week ago

It seems to be a good attraction for tourist. Great location on the middle of the square, but such a disappointment when i was there and they server my meal in a cracked dishes. It wasn't slightly cracked, it was missing a piece

Thank Vera G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was nothing special, chick pea salad was very dull, pasta pesto salad had no pesto in it, pizza was good button better. Good location but you pay for it.

Thank Andy H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pelister is located right on Macedonia Square so it is a great spot to have a bite and/or a drink and watch the world go by. The menu is extensive offering virtually anything you want from meats to pastas to salads to pizza and some...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beef pepper steak-delicious one. The wine was sauvignon blanc from Tikves- wine of Macedonia region.

Thank Filip I
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was here last year and wanted a repeat. Had dinner with a party of 11. I had the trout potato meatball starter followed by the pesto chicken. A good meal reasonably priced.

Thank Charles M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Macedonia Square b.b. | 1000 Skopje, Skopje, Republic of Macedonia
  • Location: Europe  >  Republic of Macedonia  >  Skopje Region  >  Skopje
  • Phone Number: +389 2 323 0603
Description
The food is absolutely delicious prepared with spices specific to the Macedonian recipes. Portions were quite tremendous and our server had prior experience in the US industry, therefore, our requests were met in anticipation; we were very impressed to see that our bill for two persons was only Euro 19.57 which included the service tax of 18% but not the tip. We had an entree and a main course each in addition to the sparkling water and tea. Table was too small for the big plates brought to service. Excellent conversations with the staff, most of them speak English. We were also introduced by our server to the local history based on the displayed photos of the mats. Highly recommend this restaurant in such a modern E European city located within 2 min walking distance from the memorial of Mother Teresa.
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