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Salamander Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹European, , Vegetarian Friendly
Behind the Ice Angel Hotel, Borovets, Bulgaria
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pancakes” (3 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Behind the Ice Angel Hotel, Borovets, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Nice food, nice wine, good hospitality :) Ummm yeah would eat there again if I’d have stayed longer. .

Thank FunkySpot
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thoroughly enjoyable experience in this well situated restaurant. The food was to an excellent standard and the waiter was professional and knowledgeable. The dishes we ordered ranged from traditional to european and was cooked to perfection. Wouldn't hesitate to recommend the Salamander to anyone visiting...More

Thank Adam M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went twice for lunch, very friendly with a nice fire.pancakes were great according to daughter, mishmash was I felt a little small and garlic bread delicious but not massive either. Expensive for size of portion compared to elsewhere

Thank Craig C
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

The best customer service in Borovets - very friendly and very attentive. Traditional Bulgarian food was lovely as was the schnitzel and chicken burger. Inside has that really cosy and clean feel that numerous other restaurants in the area lack - one of the better...More

Thank Chloe L
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

We have been to this restaurant a few times over the years and the food is good. Nothing particularly special but yummy enough and the staff are accomadating and friendly. It's a little out of the way from the main street but worth the extra...More

Thank Dottipants
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

The service and food at this place was excellent. We were well attended to and the food was delicious. The manager spoke great English, and also a fair amount of welsh which we didnt expect. The atmosphere was relaxed and the log fire was very...More

Thank ks478
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Everyone picked a restaurant during the holiday so on Xmas day dinner it was the off to Salamander. We have eaten many times previously in this restaurant and it was only fitting it was chosen for Xmas . The staff create a homely atmosphere and...More

Thank Roy C
Reviewed 3 January 2018

The food was 1/3 of the portion and the prices were terribly high! The service was provided by a person who had a defect in his speech and we could hardly understand him in Bulgarian

Thank Rada S
Reviewed 6 August 2017

This is down a side road away from the main street but directly en route from the Hotel Flora to the Hotel Rila and we decided to try it as it was packed when other places were empty. Although this was not the best meal...More

Thank MinnieMad
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Nice restaurant that is a little hidden away, but we'll worth exploring for, friendly and helpful staff and the food was very nice. The only down was that they started clearing plates before we had actually finished and we felt a little rushed.

Thank Dottipants
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Behind the Ice Angel Hotel, Borovets, Bulgaria
  • Location: Europe  >  Bulgaria  >  Sofia Region  >  Borovets
Grill and steak-house that also offers excellent post skiing pancakes and hot chocolate. Very friedly and helpful staff including Blaumen (the bow-tie man).
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