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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 good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“pepper steak” (3 reviews)
“eggplant” (3 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 23:00All hours
European, Wine Bar, Eastern European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
G. S. Rakovski Str 19, Veliko Tarnovo 5000, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had an amazing deaner here one night. Food was delicious and quite cheap. Service was great, with a smile. Would definitely recommend.

1  Thank Vangelis K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We popped in here in a rainy day - mainly to use the loo and stayed for lunch. The food was lovely and fresh- made to order. We didn't feel rushed and watched to grey day go by. After loads of "cheap" Bulgarian restaurants- this...More

1  Thank L S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perfect service (English seeking waiters & waitresses). Delicious food and lots of variety. Very good wine 💞💕💞💕 Romantic place for lovely dinner. Cool place to visit. It is good in summer also in winter. Deserts are very good too. Barbecue is perfect.

1  Thank can ö
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were drawn in to this restaurant after having a quick look on TA and a chat with the hotel front desk. We came in through the main entrance and did not see the garden area at first. The waitress did not welcome us in...More

Thank Toni M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice spot, good prices, very professional service, very good food BUT once you order things from different categories be prepared to wait as they won't be served at the same time and what is more it was the very first time during our travelings and...More

1  Thank Gavain
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were attracted to this Restaurant by the arched entrance. So we returned later that evening for dinner. This place has some class about it by comparison to other local restaurants. Waiters wore a single glove to place cutlery on the table. Good quality cutlery....More

3  Thank Stevo58
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been missing this place even since I first visited it. So, I came back to relive all the wonderful memories I carried with me, everything that the city of Veliko Tarnovo and the Hadji Nikoli Inn have to offer. It's like a trip...More

2  Thank JieFoster
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great waiter. Good choice of food and wine. Lovely setting. Big portions and good quality. Highly recommended. Average price for the area

2  Thank Jill M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was right near our Airbnb in the old town. We had walked past it a few times but it "looked expensive!!" We had a peek under the archway and it looked so beautiful, as we were near the end of our stay, we...More

1  Thank bluesyray
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

First of all the setting is so relaxing and authentic with a rustic feel. The waiter was unbelievably friendly and interested in knowing more about us.The pork fillet was delicious and the merlot excellent. Not the cheapest place to eat but definitely recommend.

Thank Jules E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
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
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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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