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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 good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Mediterranean, 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 4 days ago

Hadji (Haj, for some people, means the title and religious muslims add to tbeir names after visiting Mecca at least once in their life time) is fhe title added by nikoli, a christian who visited JERUSALEM!!!!!!, yes, Jerusalem, which is a very unusual story and...More

Thank Katz N
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The athmosphere is fantastic and authentic. The service is excellent. They offer great variety of food, very delicious. We ate there two times for one weekend. Highly recommend!

Thank Plamena A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The atmosphere is incredible ! One of the few places my family and I go to almost every weekend ! Highly recommended!

Thank Emil R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing food,service and ambience! Don't miss to try the fish delicacies and th tasty desserts! Home wine and beer are the perfect match yo the cuisine chef-douvres.

1  Thank Petya D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We walked in at 1930 there was hardly anybody else. They were expecting some businessmen though. We ordered two starters and two warm dishes. It took literally almost 40 minutes to get the starters. By the way a carpaccio and some raviolis not even properly...More

Thank fabiofort
Reviewed 11 March 2018

We choose this restaurant for lunch as it was highly recommended, but were disappointed with the whole experience. We were the only couple dining, the place was on the cold side and the food took a long time to arrive and then was only luke...More

Thank Estes08
Reviewed 8 March 2018

Hadji Nikoli Inn is the only of the 70 inns in Tarnovo that still exists. It is located in the old commercial street - Samovodska Charshiya - and after renovation it houses a restaurant, wine bar, museum and art gallery. It was very close to...More

Thank Nik R
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

If you're interested in a more classy experience this is a place for you. We tried other restaurants but this was way above anything else. Nice and fast service, the waiter spoke perfectly english and was polite, the place is quiet and everything we ordered...More

1  Thank Ion Dragos T
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Had the worst pasta ( with Buletus mushrooms) , overcooked, salty. Peppersteak was also below average. Total disappointment, I do not recommend you to go, total waste of money and time.

Thank Petek B
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Gorgeous atmosphere and amazing food. The staff is perfect too. The prices reasonable. Historically full place (as everything in this wonderful city). Highly recommend!!!

2  Thank svetlyo_sv
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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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