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ul.106 br.4, Skopje 1000, Republic of Macedonia
+389 2 322 4063
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“kebabs” (59 reviews)
“bread” (36 reviews)
“salad” (33 reviews)
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09:00 - 22:00All hours
Barbecue, Turkish, Halal
ul.106 br.4, Skopje 1000, Republic of Macedonia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The food is not so special and the services was awful I order 7 kebaps and they put me 10 i asked to one waitress who didn't give me any answer and after 5 minutes I asked another one who even didn't speak at all....More

Thank Christian V
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to Destan twice on my 3 day visit to Skopje. Both times I thoroughly enjoyed my meal. Excellent service. Very fresh food - and so enjoyable. It's a proper "slice" of Macedonian food, in my opinion. It's in the "old city", which is...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Old Bazaar in Skopje is still bustling with like since centuries. But since 1913 tourists and locals enjoy the ćevapčići made by Destan after a traditional recipe. And they probably end enjoying the delicious trilece, a sponge dessert of Albanian origin made with caramel...More

Thank marco d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Destan is in prime location, just when entering the old town bazaar from the famous Stone bridge. You simply cannot miss it on your right hand side. It's a famous restaurant, recommended by a local. It's specialized in grilled meat, most famous being the cevapcici,...More

Thank B1714D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our local guide brought us here, he seems to think they make the best meat balls, but rolled into long hot-dog shaped instead of small round shapes. For three, we ordered a plate of 20, plus a typical tomato, onion, cucumber and goat cheese salad...More

Thank SparkyTS
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The most popular dish is the kabobs. For Americans they won't be familiar because they are little rolled sausages more like our breakfast sausages but much tastier. Best guess is they are rolled together in a combination of meats and some spices and you order...More

Thank Tony L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best cheap food place we've founded in Skopje, much better from Turist and other Grills in the old town

Thank Tomasz C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What to say but I am back! Destan is place to be, the food fills your belly, the smell brings great childhood memories and the guys who work there greets you as one of the family. Yes, the menue is limited but hey as long...More

Thank NLgirl06
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

One of the best kofte in Skopje. Taste is great i recommend this place in town centre. Also friendly staff.

Thank Osman U
Reviewed 2 May 2017

A fair enough place located in the heart of the old bazaar (town) of Skpje. Just a 5-minute walking distance from the central Macedonia square. Kebab was delicious! The Ottoman cusine finds a fair place in Skopje where the only thing you can taste is...More

Thank formaldehyde
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you provide Halal food for Muslims?
10 June 2017|
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Response from B1714D | Reviewed this property |
Really don't know, sorry
Do you provide Halal food for Muslims?
10 June 2017|
Response from NLgirl06 | Reviewed this property |
The owners are Muslim , but I am not sure they abide by strict Sharia/Halal rules. Deffinatley the kebapi are made of beef and lamb.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: ul.106 br.4, Skopje 1000, Republic of Macedonia
  • Location: Europe  >  Republic of Macedonia  >  Skopje Region  >  Skopje
  • Phone Number: +389 2 322 4063
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Kebab restaurant where the taste of the kebabs has remained the same as it was back in the time when you were children. Times change, but the quality, the tradition and the reputation of Destan remain the same.
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