Architecta Tavern

+321 TARGOVISHTE Architecta Tavern is the clearest example that the seemingly cold and supposedly only calculating architectural mind is able to create warm atmosphere and feeling of satisfaction. After visiting this place, I usually think that science people should be engaged in culinary…   Comments comments



Balgaran Attraction-Picnic

+186 KAZANLAK Undoubtedly, this is the most notable pub in Kazanlak! Fire dancers, folk dancing, cheverme can be seen only here… Well, cheverme could be seen and tasted somewhere else, but if you want, this is the place where you can also prepare by yourselves what you like on the grill… Comments comments



Kaizera Tavern

+155 ORESHAK VILLAGE The place where every year in September is celebrated the Plum Feast and proven masters demonstrate how homemade rakia is distilled in Oreshak Village. The disputes about the best homemade plum rakia and appetizer last three days until the feast lasts. But even if you miss the event, you do not need […]



Aida Tavern

+68 SMILYAN VILLAGE Where else one could go, if she/he wants to aet well prepared Smilyan been, if this is not in Smilyan. But do not limit yourself tasting only the beans – in Aida tavern all the traditional Rhodope dishes are prepared incredibly well – patatnik, marudnik, parenik and the traditional Rhodope klin banitsa. […]



Dalyana Beer House

+53 FISHING VILLAGE, BOURGAS Every sea town diligently hides its best fish restaurant. Until recently, Bourgas was good at it. You won’t see no ads or signs on the rest stop to Rosenets Park on the Bourgas – Sozopol road. But there, in the fishing village is Dalyana Beer-House, the place where the fish is […]



Chiflika Tavern

+52 RUSE Before the coming New Year, we add one more place to the 100 list. Our choice fell on Chiflika Tavern about a month ago after the test we made ( a two-day tour of all pubs to which we managed to get). For a long time it has not happened to us to […]




+51 Samokov If half of your friends have firmly decided to take a hike to Maliovitza mountain and to sleep on tents near Urdiny Lakes and the other half – to take a hike to Musala and Marichiny Lakes with sleeping at Zavratchiza – don’t argue at all! Just invite the whole party to one […]



The Log House

+44 BANSKO If you feel like drinking and eating in an entirely wooden pub assembled only by wooden logs, you no longer need to travel all the way to Finland. You can visit the only such a pub in Bulgaria – The Log House in Bansko! Don’t get us wrong – the feeling is not […]



Rock Tavern Red Rock

+40 Varna, Asparuhovo beach On the Asparuhovo beach a new term has been introduced in the catering and drinking – Rock Tavern. However, the typical tavern wheels of carts, small spouts, etc. are replaced by rock attributes and alcohol ads here. In a few words, I am talking about a cool rock music pub on […]



Tryavna Beer-House

+40 TRYAVNA Belgium and Tryavna are closer than you think and the concrete meeting between them is in Tryavna Beer-House. The architecture of the Bulgarian national revival collides with the Belgian brewing here and the result is really great! The products and the beer recipes are Belgian, the pub – Bulgarian and the whole brewing […]



Restaurant Diva

+39 BLAGOEVGRAD “Divata” is situated on the Bistritsa River bank. It is very close to the Blagoevgrad centre, at the beginning of Bachinovo Park. Attention! Go there only if you are really hungry! This is the only place in which I have ever seen a hungry 100 kg guy who cannot finish eating his mish-mash. […]



Razlog Maaza

+38 RAZLOG When somebody mentions Maazata, everybody somehow naturally thinks of the pub “Razlog Maaza’ and not for example of the cave in Karlovo region. We did the same thing, even before the recommendations of the 100 pubs fans about Maazata but until this moment the pub was not included in our list. We are […]



Truhchev Tavern

+37 ELENA There are many beauties and pleasures in Elena Balkan but after the exhausting tours of nature trails everything always ends in the pub. We recommend Truhchev House. That’s because the products here come from the boss’ farm and how local people say – a table with a round of deer and homemade rakia […]



Tihiyat Kat

+37 SLOKOSHTITSA VILLAGE When somebody looks at the ”Tihiyat Kat” menu, he will immediately find out why it is in our list. This is not even a menu. It is a culinary newspaper – with a number, year, etc. nad the news there are shocking in terms of all indicators – price, quality, quantity and […]




+35 GABROVO In Gabrovo – the joke town, people can boast about having a place with classy enough cuisine, service and original style. However, in this case there is no joke. Restaurant Rest is a perfect place to impress absolutely somebody. Your better half, your business partner or the hungry and not less thirsty companion, […]



Kalimanski Hahn

+35 KALIMANTSI VILLAGE Blessed by your Kalima, crossed the inn gates, you will have the possibility to discover originality, traditions and style. The magic in this interesting and cozily place will turn your visit into experience. And if you have decided to share it with friends, send them a dove from Kalimantsi and gather a […]



Omurtagov Most

+34 Veliki Preslav If archaeologists and historians did their best to show us the old capital brilliance, then in Omurtagov Most we can also become familiar with the culinary history of Preslav region. If you ask here, lamb with dock, ribs of carp, snail soup with nettles, carrots with sesame and to tell you goodbye […]



Popsheitanova Kashta

+31 Shumen When I pass through Shumen, it is obligatory for me to visit Popsheitanovata Kashta. “Devilishly” great choice – ranging from shrimps to rabbit, delicious food and very reasonable prices. At least up to now, I have not discovered a better pub in the region for eating and drinking in plenty. Comments comments



Bratyata Pub

+31 KOVACHEVITSA If you are tired of civilization and fond of Western Rhodopes, go to Kovachevitsa. The village is an architectural reserve with preserved architecture of the Bulgarian national revival – the houses are made of stone and only the top floor is made of wood and the roofs are of arranged stones as well. […]



RockIt Bar

+28 SOFIA On two floors with a total area of 900 square meters, divided into 7 halls, each one in different style, having over 300 seats, live scene and excellent musical equipment – RockIt is definitely the rock fans’ fulfilled dream and their favourite place in the capital. Unique of its kind, the bar offers […]



Snack Bar Malkiya Inter

+27 Veliko Tarnovo Close to the end of the Veliko Tarnovo main street you find yourself in a “small” snack bar “Malkia Inter”. Small garden in front, closing tables, atmosphere of antiquarian Parisian space which you enjoy finding by yourself. It is rumoured that this was Burov’s house. You can also see it as a […]



Rozhenski Han

+27 ROZHEN Speaking of homemade dishes, we can’t miss the right moment to mention Rozhenskia Han. The owner – Handzi Blago- prepares wonderful homemade milk and cow cheese. In addition, the he cultivates by himself the salad products. The homemade bread also requires special care. Or, as a friend said: “If you want to eat […]



Milano Restaurant

+27 SMOLYAN   What can you do in Smolyan? A variety of things, but here are my three points in a standard sequence: – To watch the stars in the planetarium. – To hit the bells in the museum. – To drink a few beers in Milano Restaurant. I acknowledge that the last point takes […]



Ale House

+27 SOFIA, PLOVDIV, LOZENETS The menu: a culinary novel, edition of the series “World Classics”. Publishers: lovers of ale beer. The plot in general: an invitation to escape and find an interesting social environment at the pub. Culinary hits can be discovered inside: fluffy yellow cheese fried in ale beer; duck hearts with rum, roasted […]



City Pub

+26 VELIKO TARNOVO If you feel like going to a bar and at the same time you feel like listening to hard music, the place where you can combine perfectly the two is City Pub in Veliko Tarnovo. Although the interior is designed as a stylish urban bar at first sight, the sound is hard, […]



Emona Ship

+25 KARDZHALI DAM Emona Ship is a true landmark of Kardzhali reservoir. It was built in the early 40s and until the mid-70s performed regular passenger courses along our coast. Through a unique logistical operation it was transferred to the reservoir in 1979. The tugboat crashed on the way and this accident turned into the […]



Chaika Restaurant

+25 A PART OF CHAIKA HOTEL, VRATSA Chaika is in the very passage Vratsata, a few minutes walk from the Vratsa centre and at the same time – approach to the Vratsa Balkan. A place where you can stretch out next to the lake with the water wheels and sip quietly a random combination of […]



Shapkovata Krachma

+25 VILLAGE OF DELCHEVO As a part of the new additions to the 100 pubs, we would like to introduce “Shapkovata Krachma” to you! Despite our numerous trips around the country, we had not reached to Village of Delchevo before the 100 pubs fans recommend it. Thanks for that! At the very moment we entered […]



Barbecue Zookat Goritsa

+25 Village of Goritsa Restaurant Goritsa is worth visiting – a pub with all kinds of animals sideways. I mean neither any fellows drinking nor some accidentally stiff cages with two or three animals at the very pub. I mean the whole zoo which is very close to the pub… Comments comments




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Restaurant Romeo and Juliet

+24 Bourgas We all have eaten pizzas and pasta and the restaurants which offer them are countless. But if it comes to real Italian cuisine, the places in Bulgaria where you can taste it are a really limited number. In our opinion, the best of these places is the recently opened Italian restaurant “Romeo and […]



Fenerite Complex

+24 KMETOVTSI VILLAGE An original place in the Middle Balkan Mountains foot – Kmetovtsi Village has unique architecture and nature and not less remarkable pub. It is situated in the centre in an inn which was opened before the Liberation of Bulgaria – in 1865. The inn is restored and now welcomes guests under the […]



Danube Fish&Grill

+24 VIDIN Despite the temporary stoppage, the small ship came to life with a new name, new vision and even better cuisine! Now, it is called “Danube” Fish&Grill and it is the best place in the extreme Northwest. P.S. There is also amazing view towards the newest Danube bridge! Comments comments



The Beer House

+24 STARA ZAGORA MINERAL BATHS Although we usually do not include in 100 Pubs lists restaurants, that are a part of hotel complexes, sometimes we do it. The reasons are mainly associated with the good food and service in the particular pub, but it is also obligatory for the pubs to have something more which […]



Pri Pampi

+23 PANCHAREVO …for the most popular chicken wings marinated in soy sauce in entire Sofia! And that’s because it is a challenge not only to manage to conform your personal program to the pub working time – it opens at 6 p.m., Sunday is a holiday but you have to find free seats when you […]



Starcha Tavern

+23 Zheravna Village Seeing the 200 architecture monuments requires taking a lot of rests and refreshing drinks. And about the rich meals of Zheravna – we recommend them after seeing Russi Chorbadzhi Museum and the Church! Comments comments




+23 GRADETS VILLAGE, KOTEL MUNICIPALITY Karadzheikata is hidden three kilometers from Gradets Village, on Luda Kamchiya Bank. Despite the fact that the pub is situated next to Kotel, it is well known to Varna and Bourgas people. If you are wondering how to combine the feeling that you are among nature with the comfort of […]




+22 BOZHENTSI VILLAGE In the deservedly popular destination – Bozhentsi, the choice of a pub is quite a job. But if you look for a place where you can be entranced deeply in the enchanting nature, true Balkan environment and last but not the least, a storehouse of ancient culinary relics, Strannopriemnitsata is these three […]



Hadzhidraganovite Izbi/Kashti

+22 SOFIA As the last comments on our facebook page were sort of “why the texts are only in Bulgarian?” and “please recommend me a restaurant with traditional Bulgarian cuisine in Sofia when I can take my friends to taste some typical meals of the country” I am more than happy to present you the […]




+22 KOPRIVSHTITSA We know from personal experience that wandering about the museums is an exhausting occupation. And when it comes to town museum, then there is only one salvation for the tired and curious tourist – the pub where he will make the best meal – like a true wealthy man from Koprivshtitsa. Comments comments



Madonna Tavern- Belogradchik/ Madonna Inn – Falkovets

+21 BELOGRADCHIK/FALKOVETS NEIGHBOURHOOD, YANOVETS VILLAGE No matter whether you will choose the tavern in Belogradchik or the inn in Falkovets – and in both places you can get Torlashki dishes, characteristic only of this region. Special recommendation for “Bel Muzh” – a traditional northern region meal which has not been available in the pubs for […]



Svishtov Restaurant

+21 Svishtov “Svishtov Restaurant” is amazing and the building which houses as if tells a story…It was built in 1836 by Grigor Nachovich and it is the birthplace of the first Bulgarian finance minister Dimitar Nachovich. In addition, the first Bulgarian community centre was founded in the same house twenty years later. Aleko Konstantinov was […]




+19 Kiten The restaurant is just impressive – it is a unique place for the Black Sea coast. It is specific and exotic with design as if came from a magazine for travelers and lovers of drinks outdoors. It not only has Tarzan look but also the Zanzibar presence. If you have not been there, […]



Slanchevata Krachma

+19 RAZLOG If you are tired of throwing huge sums of money on pubs during the winter ski vacation or after climbing Vihren, you can party all night long in Slanchevata Krachma on the outskirts of Razlog. The pub is brightly shining proof that even in the most severely affected by tourism places as the […]



Pri Voyvodata

+19                    RIBARITSA, KOSTINA AREA The place is rather a rest house than a pub and in fact, the tourists assemble here before going to the Teteven Balkan. Dimitar the owner – a true mountaineer – has his own idea of how the guests should be received in order to have a good time. However, […]



Staroto Selo

+19 Sliven Now, we can tell you exactly what you should do in Sliven before continuing the nightlife – lay in a good meal! You should be even careful because “Staroto Selo” predisposes to overeating. The furnace works tirelessly here and it is never known what exactly is baked inside. In addition, the grate with […]



Lyuliaka Restaurant

+17 Arbanasi Among the abundance of restaurants in Arbanasi our team fixed on this one with the best cuisine, the most authentic building and atmosphere – Lyuliaka Restaurant. All the best from the region of Veliko Tarnovo is gathered here and to have a lazy summer afternoon we recommend cool beers with appropriate appetizers in […]



Site Balgari Zaedno

+17                  SOFIA The folk songs and dances fans have long found a place where they feel at home. “Site Balgari Zaedno” is one of the few pubs in Sofia in which there is live music every night no matter what time of the week it is. So, if you feel like dancing, there is […]



Ресторант Хумбата

+16 СИЛИСТРА Не са много заведенията в България, които са в исторически обекти, още повече такива на над 200 години. Ресторант Хумбата обаче е точно такова заведение – намира се в паметник на културата и представлява военно укритие от османския период и склад в по-късни времена.  Личните ми предпочитания са към двете запазени зали в […]



Venetsia Restaurant-Pizzeria

+14                  STARA ZAGORA The first time when I entered Venetsia Pizzeria, I immediately asked if these were authentic Roman constructions. Although they are not, I expected instead of water to come from somewhere a Roman patrician or at least a legionary. The pub possesses authentic Italian cuisine and a Roman spirit. To feel it, […]



Saloon Papa Jack

+13  Sliven Have you ever seen the town of the 100 Voivodes, of the strong wind and the beautiful women? If you are in Sliven and feel like going to nightclub, not to a chalgaclub, stop by Papa Jack – a small rock bar but big in its character. The pub “sheriffs” are pretty cool […]



Dyavolski Vodi Inn

+12 PASTRA VILLAGE Just ten kilometers before the Rila Monastery, a nice pub has the suprising name for this area – “Devil’s Water Inn”. However, the name does not come from intentional contrast with one of the biggest Bulgarian cultural sites. It comes from the view which you can see from the pub, towards the […]



Coco Beach Bar

+11 Sunny Beach After the exhausting research of the pubs on the southern Black Sea coast we decided to look for a suitable place to rest. We imagined it according to the description of Douglas Adams in “The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy” like a place that is sunny and nice and looks like as […]



The Favourite Pub!

+7 The last pub… We even feel sad that we have to finish! And we are sure that we have missed something! That is why visit your favourite pub, take two big drinks, take a pen from the waiter and make a picture of your smiling faces instead of a print! But if you feel […]




+5 SHIPKOVO VILLAGE For a long time, in our disordered ranks, the rumour about the Balkan bacon, prepared with snow, was haunting and the case seemed pretty complicated. That is because we were aware that it is prepared somewhere in the Northern sub-mountain Balkan villages, but nobody shared exactly where. But! The luck of the […]