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Cizmedziluk 5, Bascarsija, Bascarsija, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“spaghetti” (13 reviews)
“steak” (27 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Cizmedziluk 5, Bascarsija, Bascarsija, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best risotto I have ever had. A fantastic restaurant although small with long waiting. But soo worth the wait. Price worthy and great service.

Thank Helena S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We just had dinner here and we are so happy that we went here! A must visit if you are in Sarajevo! The food tasted superb. We had vael with mushroom sauce (girlfriend) and with red wine sauce (myself) and both were really good.

Thank Cristoffer J
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We spent over a week in Sarajevo and this was our favorite restaurant. The seafood salad is amazing as is the shrimp risotto and the chicken curry. The owner whips up her delicacies in record time. A yummy, quiet oasis amidst the frenetic Bascarsija, don't...More

Thank O8413VRlaural
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

We had lunch here based on Rick Steves's recommendation and reviews here. My husband had seafood salad which he liked, and I ordered seafood risotto. I asked first if the risotto had vegetables, and my understanding was yes, but nary a one. Tasted like risotto...More

Thank FoothillsNM
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

The restaurant was very cosy. It's not for persons looking for five stars dinner but when you wanna feel like going to your friends place to eat this is the must go. I had a perfect vegetarian plate with awesome fresh veggies while my mate...More

Thank Karoliina S
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent meal, nice service, great time!! The best one person kitchen! A place to advice! Thank you!

Thank Zsófi T
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Do not be deceived by the appearance of this resturant or the looks of the kitchen (it is very small and looks like someone's house kitchen). You will be greeted very warmly by the host who does everything including cooking your meal. The menu has...More

1  Thank kathy88888
Reviewed 26 March 2017

How the cook manages to create such great meals in such a tiny kitchen is beyond me! We have eaten here several times - the meals are always cooked to perfection with good portion sizes and excellent value. The owner is always welcoming, speaks good...More

Thank SteveLeicestershire
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Food is absolutely delicious. Patrons are spoiled with delicious choices. Owner cooks and serves. She manges both tasks exceptionally well. Decor is charming. Prices are reasonable. This s truly a great stop. I wish I'd had every Sarajevo meal here. Book a table and enjoy!

Thank USAinnkeeper
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

A family run restaurent that I will definately visit again. The steak is lovely and the atmosphere is so nice.

Thank Ali S
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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cizmedziluk 5, Bascarsija, Bascarsija, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Location: Europe  >  Bosnia and Herzegovina  >  Sarajevo Canton  >  Sarajevo
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