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The Old Sailor

Nessebar, Bulgaria
+359 89 869 8747
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good11%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (10 reviews)
“tagliatelle” (3 reviews)
“seafood” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Nessebar, Bulgaria
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1 - 10 of 96 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We read in Tripadvisior the amazing reviews about the restaurant and we decided to try. The food was great, the fish was fresh and the atmosphere was incredible. We stayed fascinated by the design of the restaurant and I recommend it to everyone. We will...More

Thank Vesko M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very good place ... I recommend! Food delicious and very fresh. The plate was full and very beautiful. The staff was nice. The Old Sailor is the Best!

Thank Plamena D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the restaurant in early August! The place, the food, the setting. . . everything was great. The service was at the highest level. The food was so delicious that some of us ordered a second portion :) If you are near Nessebar you...More

Thank Евелина В
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is perfect.Every day they have fresh fish and sea food.Realy recommend you.The specialitet of The Old Sailor is griled octopus

Thank Stanislav V
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Nice small cosy place with good food and attentive staff. We were several times in the restaurant and were not disappointed. Food is fresh cooked, nice view, just in the centre of old town, but at the same time not noisy. You feel yourself in...More

Thank Oxana N
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

We had lunch with my girlfriend on 09.09.3017 three types of fish dishes. 2 of them were small fresh fish and one was shark, indicated as frozen. My girlfriend ate only a few shark bites, me having the most. And also vomiting first on our...More

Thank Petre G
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Me and my family visit this restaurant each year and I am glad to admit that the food and the service are as good as the first year. I recommend this oasis in the middle of the noisy city, with lots of flowers and sea...More

Thank restaurantTIVOLI
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Visited this restaurant 2 times each time we had excellent food and great service.The restaurant prepares fish and seafood specialties at the highest level. I recommend

Thank Моника П
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We found this place on a recommendation from Tripadvisior and we were very pleasantly surprised. First I would say that the service was amazing and for the food I just do not have the words 5 * + :) I definitely recommend to everyone to...More

Thank Stanislav V
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

A very beautiful place with good food. Lovely mules and baby squids, lots of fish options. Good location. Free wi-fi.

Thank Zygfryd K
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Questions & Answers
16 August 2017|
Response from Mazappleyard | Reviewed this property |
hi. not quite sure? gluten is in bread / flour ? They cook lots of fish, seafood and meat. plenty salads, veg and some potatoes, dill pots esp nice. just avoid bread and pasta. Plenty of choice. they have a large menu... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nessebar, Bulgaria
  • Location: Europe  >  Bulgaria  >  Burgas Province  >  Nessebar
  • Phone Number: +359 89 869 8747
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