Food is an integral part of any vacation. Any trip to a country is incomplete without experiencing the local cuisine. Traditional food not just satiates the taste buds but also helps in learning about the local culture of the country. If you plan to book a Bulgaria vacation package, getting your hands on delicious traditional cuisine becomes crucial. The cuisine here is something unique that you won’t get to try anywhere else in the world.
The restaurants in the country understand the traveler’s love for food to the core, and hence they try to offer the best culinary experience to all their visitors. From street food to fine dining restaurants, this place will appeal to all your senses and leave you spoiled for choices.
To help elevate your dining experience in the country, we have shortlisted the five best restaurants in Bulgaria. Following are the restaurants that are a must-visit on Bulgaria vacation package for an exquisite culinary experience. Even though these restaurants will add some extra inches around our waists, the food they offer will be no less than a treat to your taste buds.
Let’s take a look!
Must-Add Restaurants To Your Bulgaria Vacation Package
1. Ethno Restaurant Burgas
2. Restaurant Philippopolis
3. Motto Restaurant
4. Mehana Chiflika
5. Rose Restaurant
This is one of the fine-dining spots that you must add to your Bulgaria vacation package itinerary. Ethno Restaurant is known worldwide for satisfying not just the stomach but also the soul. This place serves delicious Greek seafood, which makes it worth visiting on your vacation to the country. Apart from the scrumptious delicacies it offers, this restaurant is quite famous for its alluring decor and beautiful location. On your Bulgaria vacation package, you must visit this restaurant to enjoy some pocket-friendly seafood. Trust us; this place will spoil you with its offerings.
Location: ul. "Aleksandrovska" 49, 8000 Burgas Center, Burgas, Bulgaria
Timing: 11 A.M. - 11 P.M. (Monday-Friday) & 11:30 A.M. - 11 P.M. (Saturday & Sunday)
Website: Ethno Restaurant
Phone Number: +359 88 787 7999
Restaurant Philippopolis can be perfectly described as a restaurant, garden, museum, and art gallery, all under one roof. This place is an old town restaurant that captivates the attention of food and wine connoisseurs from all over the world. It is highly known for the fusion of national flavors with international delicacies and a romantic ambiance. Without a doubt, the chefs do justice to each item they serve on the table. With so much to offer, this place is undoubtedly a magical restaurant for travelers to enjoy the ultimate dining experience on the Bulgaria vacation package.
Location: ul. "Saborna" 29, 4000 Tsentar, Plovdiv, Bulgaria
Timing: 11 A.M. - 12 A.M. (Monday to Sunday)
Website: Restaurant Philippopolis
Phone Number: +359 32 624 851
The Motto restaurant is a great addition when talking about the best dining restaurants to visit on the Bulgaria vacation package. The restaurant has a laid-back atmosphere combined with retro decor and furnishing. Apart from this, it offers an extensive menu with fusion food and an ultimate wine list, which is unmatchable. This makes it the perfect place to have the best time while enjoying a few glasses of wine. So, if you are planning an excursion to Bulgaria, you must visit this restaurant. This is undoubtedly an ideal place to take a break from traditional Bulgarian food and satisfy your appetite with something unique.
Location: ul. Aksakov 18, 1000 Sofia Center, Sofia, Bulgaria
Timing: 10 A.M. - 12 A.M. (Monday to Sunday)
Website: Motto Restaurant
Phone Number: +359 2 987 27 23
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If you want to have a deep insight into the country’s traditional values, you must add Mehana Chiflika to your Bulgaria vacation package. It is one of the best traditional restaurants renowned for offering succulent Bulgarian food. This place is perfect for spending your evening with live music and delicious food. Together with appetizing delicacies, the rustic furnishings of Mahana Chiflika also captivates the visitors’ attention, adding to the dining experience. Make sure you check the seating availability if you are visiting this restaurant in peak season. This place remains packed with diners for its impressive offerings.
Location: ul. "Otetz Paisiy" 2, 7000 Ruse Center, Ruse, Bulgaria
Timing: 12 P.M. - 6 P.M. (Sunday - Monday) & 12 P.M. - 12 A.M. (Tuesday to Saturday)
Website: Mehana Chiflika
Phone Number: +359 82 828 222
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Next on the list, we have a fantastic addition - Rose Restaurant. This restaurant is perched inside a 200-year-old building that was once a home, now converted into a restaurant. Rose Restaurant is known for serving French-Mediterranean and Italian cuisines along with a majestic wine list. To better enjoy mouth-watering food in the country, this place offers live music. You can enjoy dining here both inside and outside. Its unique offerings make dining a wholesome experience. Believe us, once you visit, you will definitely come back again on your Bulgaria vacation package.
Location: Bulevard "Bulgaria" 132, 1618 Manastirski Livadi, Sofia, Bulgaria
Timing: 11 A.M. - 11 P.M. (Monday to Sunday)
Website: Rose Restaurant
Phone Number: +359 878 666 090
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These are our top five picks. All of these restaurants are rated the best for their dining scene in the country. Scroll through the list and choose at least a few restaurants to add to your Bulgaria vacation package. Trust us; these restaurants will leave you craving even more.
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