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Hadji Nikoli Inn Restaurant

G. S. Rakovski Str 19, Veliko Tarnovo 5000, Bulgaria
+359 62 651 291
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“lamb soup” (5 reviews)
“truffle” (4 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
European, Wine Bar, Eastern European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
G. S. Rakovski Str 19, Veliko Tarnovo 5000, Bulgaria
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Reviewed yesterday

We have been visiting the restaurant since it first opened and it has kept its high standard of service and food during this time. the manger is the same and is warm and welcoming the staff work wonderfully as a team to make dining there...More

1  Thank John-Kaye5
Reviewed 4 days ago

My husband and I were delighted with our meal here. We are vegetarian and there are so many choices. We can highly recommend the spinach croquettes with goat truffle cheese; the potatoes and broccoli bake; the vegan risotto; and the steamed broccoli. Everything was delicious...More

Thank AdventurePhiles
Reviewed 5 days ago

Located right in the heart of the city, on the Samovodska Charshiya, this place offers not only authentic atmosphere, but great food and museum on the second floor. Having your meal in a historical building with such a long history makes the experience even more...More

Thank UndiscoveredBulgaria
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rustic decor with tasty Bulgarian fare. Bulgarian bread served was a little cold though, but still good all the same. Staff speaks good English and they accept Euros as much as Leva.

Thank Theodore G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you need white gloves service- this is the place. Cozy atmosphere, very nice variety of food , Fantastic wine selection - can’t beet that combination of quality food, service and location.

Thank Mihailpp17
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had both lunch and dinner here. Both were excellent and the service was first class. The restaurant is in an amazing building that is worth a visit just to see the restored interior.

Thank tim252
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Inn is the last remaining inn from the 70+ inn they had 100 and some years ago so it's worth visiting. For me the food wasn't that great. But i'm comparing it with the food from Shtastliveca... The chicken soup was not warm and...More

Thank Ivan A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent service from friendly staff with good English. The duck livers and royal red prawns, in particular, were excellent. Eating in the fresh air in an history building on a warm evening was delightful.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The staff is very professional and the food is very well prepared! Also, the menu is interesting and contains not very common dishes. For instnce, I had shrimp risotto with fresh mint. Very food!

1  Thank IelceanAndra
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place! Perfect service, nice atmosphere, high quality and very tasty food. Amazing host. Than you!

Thank Gabriela K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Private Dining
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Business meetings, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: G. S. Rakovski Str 19, Veliko Tarnovo 5000, Bulgaria
  • Location: Europe  >  Bulgaria  >  Veliko Tarnovo Province  >  Veliko Tarnovo
  • Phone Number: +359 62 651 291
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The Hadji Nikoli Inn in Veliko Tarnovo is one of the most valuable specimen of the late Renaissance architecture in Bulgaria. It was built in 1858 and is declared a national antique and cultural monument of national significance. Following a long restoration the Hadji Nikoli Inn now comprises of a restaurant with differently decorated lounges, a beautiful garden, wine-bar with a shop, museum and Art gallery.
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