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To Be Or Not To Be

Cizmedziluk 5, Bascarsija, Bascarsija, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
+387 33 233-265
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“spaghetti” (13 reviews)
“steak” (28 reviews)
“apple pie” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Cizmedziluk 5, Bascarsija, Bascarsija, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

"To be" is a tiny place in a quiet street - but worth a visit! Excellent sea food, and I enjoyed in the dessert too. Pasta deserves all praises

Thank 424tarikd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In TO BE restaurant my family and I had a dinner and we ate perfect sea food pasta, chicken in curry sauce and beefsteak in chilli chocolate sauce .Ladies that work there like chefs do the job PERFECTLY. WE STRONGLY RECOMMEND THIS PLACE!

Thank MUKI294450
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Last night, my family of five visited a small, but homy restaurant. The service is,as usually, very kind. I ate squid risotto and my husband ate pepper steak. Our children ate two mixed salads and seafood sphagetti,we also ate chicken in pepper sauce and two...More

Thank Sabrina B
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

The environment is very cozy, authentic and meal is great. The owner is so kind and helpful. We didn’t know what kind of traditional meal we could have and she helped us a lot. We had mućkalica and vegetables plates. I wouldn’t hesitate to go...More

Thank gncnazl
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

The chef cooks right in front of you in a small kitchen and the home made food is delicious! The wine was just as good!

Thank Luciana P
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Great restaurant and it's all done by one lady - proper home cooked amazingness!! A must visit - if you can get a table!!

Thank Marcus P
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We came here for dinner on a Sunday night and the place was pretty quiet. We sat upstairs and mostly had it to ourselves. The service was very friendly but low key. I had the seafood risotto and my partner had the veal casserole. We...More

Thank CorvettePete
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Best food ever! It's a very small place, but it was the perfect meal, sharing with friends or family. Very calm and relaxed ambience. The lady it's a very good chef! Inlove with this place...! Will be back for sure!

Thank Gertru M
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

A charming place with just 2 tables inside and 2 outside. You feel like you are invited to a Bosnian home rather than a restaurant. The food is simple but superb- straight off the stove and on to your plate. I had the seafood spaghetti...More

Thank Ilmas F
Reviewed 17 August 2017

fast service, good coffee and small, but fine selection of dishes makes a visit to "To be Or Not To Be" worth an effort. Salads are made of fresh, good local produce - juicy tomatoes, cucumber and cabbage. Cheese and fish can be only recommended...More

Thank recenzijeMR
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cizmedziluk 5, Bascarsija, Bascarsija, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Location: Europe  >  Bosnia and Herzegovina  >  Sarajevo Canton  >  Sarajevo
  • Phone Number: +387 33 233-265
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