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Salamander Restaurant

Behind the Ice Angel Hotel, Borovets, Bulgaria
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
“lovely place” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Behind the Ice Angel Hotel, Borovets, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 6 August 2017

This is down a side road away from the main street but directly en route from the Hotel Flora to the Hotel Rila and we decided to try it as it was packed when other places were empty. Although this was not the best meal...More

Thank MinnieMad
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Nice restaurant that is a little hidden away, but we'll worth exploring for, friendly and helpful staff and the food was very nice. The only down was that they started clearing plates before we had actually finished and we felt a little rushed.

Thank Dottipants
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Revisited this restaurant after trying for the first time last year, the service was excellent thanks to Plamen who personally recommended all the dishes. The garlic bread is very good and the trout was excellent, I had patatnik, the food was excellent value and with...More

Thank Adam M
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Eat here whilst skiing last week. Great honest food and good prices. Meal for four cost about £50 for both food and drink. Slightly off the main drag so great for families.

1  Thank Graham F
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

I've been here during my holiday and it is awesome. The staff is really friendly and will do its best so satisfy all your needs. The food is just as awesome as the staff. I personally tried the grilled chicken and I really enjoyed it....More

Thank Stefan C
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Salamander is a small restaurant in the heart of Borovets village. it serves good local food served by very friendly staff.

Thank Judy1066
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

A family restorant. Very good food , hot wine . They are super nice, order the patatnic and the chushka burek

Thank D9470SS_
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Tucked away past the Black Cat this small family run restaurant is a quaint experience. The host is a little intense joking with us and being very attentive. The food was fabulous and, on two occasions, we had the best steaks here. Lots of choice...More

1  Thank Helen L
Reviewed 9 January 2017

This was the nicest restaurant we ate in during our trip to Borovets. This was our second trip to Borovets and we were sorry we missed this 1st time around. The staff are excellent and very accommodating, lovely relaxed atmosphere, and the food was excellent....More

Thank GeorgeLisaMerseyside
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

We've been coming to Borovets for 4 years and in all of our visits we've never really found anything like this. It's a lovely place, with a warm reception and extremely attentive service. My wife is dairy allergic and the owners are also the chefs...More

Thank DIB85
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Behind the Ice Angel Hotel, Borovets, Bulgaria
  • Location: Europe  >  Bulgaria  >  Sofia Region  >  Borovets
Grill and steak-house that also offers excellent post skiing pancakes and hot chocolate. Very friedly and helpful staff including Blaumen (the bow-tie man).
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