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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” (3 reviews)
“bread” (6 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Wine Bar, Eastern European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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G. S. Rakovski Str 19, Veliko Tarnovo 5000, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The place looks very nice and the food is delicious. The presentation of the dishes is great as well. My husband and I were there twice and liked everything we tried. Their house beers is worth it. And the waiters are very nice.

Thank Barbaramontes
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Samovodska Charshia, the former market alley with several buildings in the fashion of the Bulgarian Renaissance, is definitely Veliko Tarnovo's most beautiful street. One of the grandest houses there (as it says on the outside: from 1858) now serves as the stylish 'Hadji Nikoli...More

Thank saronic
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We saw that it was top rated, so we were anxious to try the place. The place looks very well, the service is excellent, our waiter was very helpfull and funny. The food... Another story though... Our salad had no salt or oil, the lamb...More

Thank itimultumesc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I recommand it, the food is fantastic. Staff is extraordinary. If you try the lamb speciality won't regret it.

Thank Puscaru I
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are in town, you must visit this place. Very very good food. Really decent prices. Really nice waitres.

Thank Victor D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thie food was very good and the staff was warm and profesional. The boy who served us told a nice story about the old town of Veliko Tarnovo. We had a lovely dinner, overall!

Thank Mihai H
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Had a fabulous night here with friends.We have had lovely food both inside and outside in the courtyard which is very pretty.Will be back.

Thank Alison W
Reviewed 31 October 2017

We had spagetti, pumpkin soup and desserts here and everything was delicious and prepared professionally. The location is special and we recommend this venue as an elegant place in Veliko.

Thank Doratheo2017
Reviewed 30 October 2017

The food was great and the service was perfect. I recomand the sous-vide meals. Also the music was beautiful.

Thank Mihai V
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

A very nice restaurant in a great historic building. The food was very good and the service very nice and attentive. Not sure the rather loud background music was necessary.

Thank castorLondon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
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
  • E-mail
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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