We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Bankovich

Certificate of Excellence
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
European, Eastern European, Barbecue, Central European
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
ul.Aksakov 11, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
Website
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

93 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 68: English reviews
Level Contributor
40 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located centrally in the city, this restaurant is a must for foodies. The waiters are friendly, and seemed passionate about food. We had no specific orders and allowed them to serve us their best items. With a free hand they really came up with nice starters, mains, wines and rakia. I'd love to come back. Note: quantity is good

Helpful?
Thank Ajita_m
Sofia, Grad Sofiya, Bulgaria
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had very pleasurable experience in tasting this Serbian style cuisine with nice wine list in a very comfortable setting. The service was also excellent.

Helpful?
Thank Kamen D
Sofia, Bulgaria
Level Contributor
4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017

Center-center-Sofia. Close to Parliament and Alexander Nevski Cathedral. Exceptional taste of food, prepared with touch of love, Balkan taste and look. Classic contemporary interior style, complemented by a touch of retro decorations. The location is particularly suitable for business or family meetings, lunches and dinners.

Helpful?
Thank DianaDraganova
Level Contributor
25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

I have tried food in the rest. on couple ocasions and it is really some thing. Lunch menu is always nice. It is have nice variaty and price range. Service is extreamly good. It is very good for business lunch or dinner. Location is also good. Easy to find, easy to go in bar or disco after that. Food is... More 

Helpful?
Thank Nikolay H
Rome, Lazio, Italy
Level Contributor
5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

I tried this restaurant with a friend . We ordered an horse steak and roasted potatoes. Everything excellent. The waitress was able to suggest a good wine too. In my opinion, there was a misproportion between amount of food and price, considering the average prices in Sofia. Anyway excellent in quality and among best choices in that area of Sofia.

Helpful?
Thank Mauro S
Exeter, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
132 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

Unfortunately we only had one meal in this restaurant due to limited time because the food here is excellent and the atmosphere is pleasant. The menu afforded plenty of choice and we had the veal which was so tender it was like cutting through butter and also the Serbian sausages which were extremely tasty. Service was efficient and the English... More 

Helpful?
Thank mikeandcharlie
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
233 reviews
168 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Had a very good meal with local business colleagues that recommended this restaurant for dinner. Plenty of tasty Serbian food and a good atmosphere also. Staff were helpful and unobtrusive

Helpful?
Thank Chizzamerica
Level Contributor
3 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

The most rude waitress i have ever seen! The smile is something unknown for them. We were late for 20 minutes because of traffic and they put us to the worst table of the restaurant. Totally bad! Everything!

Helpful?
Thank jose g
Vienna, Austria
Level Contributor
462 reviews
293 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 483 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We picked this place because it was close to our hotel and the reviews read well. We were not disappointed. Our waiter was excellent, very friendly and gave us great service. The food was excellent and the range of Serbian wines were good. We had an assortment of appetisers which were all very good, especially the cheese. My husband had... More 

Helpful?
Thank runsammie
Zagreb
Level Contributor
59 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

been here for a quick business lunch with colleagues. the quality of food (Serbian cousine) was good- bbq is very tasty and prepared with standard, entries were also well prepared and presented- service discrete and fast. Beer list is moderate without any craft or high quality beer, wine list is moderate so these could be improved. restaurant is furbished in... More 

Helpful?
Thank Igor D

Travellers who viewed Bankovich also viewed

Sofia, Sofia Region
 
Sofia, Sofia Region
 

Been to Bankovich? Share your experiences!

Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Eastern European, Barbecue, Central European
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: ul.Aksakov 11, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
  • Location: Europe  >  Bulgaria  >  Sofia Region  >  Sofia

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Bankovich staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?