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Ballkoni Dajtit

) #17 of 575 Restaurants in Tirana $$ - $$$ Mediterranean, , European
The Edge of Dajti Mountain Accessed via the 'Dajti Ekspres' Cable Car, Tirana SH47, Albania
+355 67 401 1021
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (12 reviews)
“meatballs” (5 reviews)
“roast lamb” (3 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Albanian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
The Edge of Dajti Mountain Accessed via the 'Dajti Ekspres' Cable Car, Tirana SH47, Albania
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1 - 10 of 84 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The terrace offers fantastic views over Tirana. Tried the meatballs in a spicy sauce. Tasty. Less than 10 € with a glass of white wine, a large bottle of water and an espresso coffee.

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food is good , wine is good . View is fantastic! So overall is excellent! Not to mention the service is excellent too! So overall the place is worth to visit and spend time together with Friends or families for a meal. Enjoy the view...More

Thank Jeff T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is very unique. To reach it, a cable cart will take you high in the mountains with spectacular views. Once there, pick a table close the expansive windows and enjoy a good selection of dishes. Ask for a good Albanian red wine.

Thank Roy B
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Wonderful time and amazing view at the restaurant. The food was delicious and nice big portions also. Vinny is the meat chef and was so sweet to us as we had met him on the bus before we arrived. He even gave us free dessert!...More

Thank Emily B
Reviewed 3 June 2017

There is a fairly new Dopplemeyer lift, about four kilometres long, that takes you to a fantastic height above the city. At the end is a funky modern hotel and this great restaurant, The Balcony, literally hanging out over the top edge of the mountain....More

Thank Carol Ann M
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Great view, warm place friendly and willing to help waiters! The food was delicious,their own wine was great as well! If you visit Dajt Mount,it worth eating there

Thank Stelios P
Reviewed 17 April 2017

I had an amazing experience at Ballkone Dajtit. I was there last February. We had our lunch. Food was superb, service is good and the place is wonderful. During our lunch, there was an in-house band entertaining the guest. from the top you have the...More

Thank AmazingPinay
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

I liked the restaurant and the view was great, but the service was not that good the food was excelent but u have to wait to much for the service

Thank Lum S
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

My friends and I went to this place to enjoy a meal because we had heard that the food was magnificent. It was absolutely savory and delicious! And the view to accompany such a meal was breath taking! The staff was amazing as well. A...More

Thank Ariel S
Reviewed 4 January 2017

This is a beautifully located restaurant but you really pay for the views. We've eaten here twice because we loved it but it was really a treat rather than an impulse. The food is good, but the menu is pretty much the same as most...More

Thank Helen A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$29
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Romantic, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
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09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Edge of Dajti Mountain Accessed via the 'Dajti Ekspres' Cable Car, Tirana SH47, Albania (Formerly BALLKONI DAJTIT)
  • Location: Europe  >  Albania  >  Tirana County  >  Tirana
  • Phone Number: +355 67 401 1021
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Traditional cuisine in a stunningly beautiful location. Ballkoni Dajtit - as the name suggests, sits on the edge of Mount Dajti providing an unrivaled view of the city and beyond. Day or Night this is an experience you will never forget! Enjoy the warm atmosphere and the breathtaking view which puts Tirana in the palm of your hand. We look forward to your custom.
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