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Republic Square 12, Nis 18000, Serbia
+381 18 521902
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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376 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 315 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant has the reputation of being the best and priciest in town. I arrived and found it completely empty, but was told I couldn't have a table as I needed a reservation. Understandable if the place was full, but it was deserted, and huge, and given the time of night it was unlikely every table was already booked up... More 

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Belgrade, Serbia
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930 reviews
239 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 464 helpful votes
Reviewed April 5, 2017 via mobile

One of my favourite restaurants in Nis, with amazing old-school atmosphere, very rich menu and great food. Staff are polite, prices moderate. Recommended.

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Thank Aleksandar S
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Reviewed January 29, 2017 via mobile

We had finally found restaurant with "no smoking" sticker. Then we asked to be seated to no smokers area. The waiter just took ash tray from a table and seated us next to smoking guests. Then we ordered mashed potatoes and salty potato. We got fries. But the Pljeskavica was great! :D

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Thank _imonh2017
Sofia, Bulgaria
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed January 5, 2017 via mobile

We've booked this place for New Year and I might say that we are more than dissapointed. It was the most expensive and famous place in Nis, but total dissapointment. The food for the New Year dinner was hilarious - the portions were really small and the quality way below average for Serbia. We've received a few pieces of salami... More 

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Thank lunichkataa
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed December 24, 2016 via mobile

Nice atmosphere, nice ambient, good food, kind waiters. You should try chickend fingers "carski prsti" with special sauce! Amazing nightlife during weekend with live music!

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Thank Ivana D
London, United Kingdom
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88 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed November 12, 2016

Nice enough place but not the standards of food quality I usually get in Serbia. Good wines, lovely staff, nice decor. I'd go there if other places were fully booked only.

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Thank mgdfit
Belgrade, Serbia
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930 reviews
239 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 464 helpful votes
Reviewed November 11, 2016 via mobile

This place is one of my favourites in Nis, when it comes to traditional Serbian cuisine, with a lot of local flavour. Low to moderate prices, good location, wide variety of food choices - recommended.

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Thank Aleksandar S
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed October 26, 2016

Nice traditional food served by waiters buffet style with great cuts of meats. So Yuri pd recommend the deserts again traditional and tasty.

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Thank mateyf
Ljubljana, Slovenia
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

The place has a realy nice ambient. They have live music but they were not pushy which is a nice change. Food was average and could be better.

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Thank RokTomc
Nis
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30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

Food is good although prices are a bit higher comparing with other kafanas... But the most important thing is- avoid it on weekend evening...or go if you want to see typical Friday night for most of young people... Don't want to explane more, go and check by yourself! :)

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Thank SanjaSerbia

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Eastern European, Barbecue, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Republic Square 12, Nis 18000, Serbia
  • Location: Europe  >  Serbia  >  Central Serbia  >  Nis
  • Phone Number: +381 18 521902

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?