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Pazar | Bazar District, Old Town, Gjirokaster, Albania
+355 84 265 945
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“rice balls” (14 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Albanian, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Pazar | Bazar District, Old Town, Gjirokaster, Albania
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Family driven, - charming place. Excellent food. Fried mussels and fried lamb. Whole family serving. Absolutely a place to visit!

Thank Solvar
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As we like eating in places recommended by Trip Advisor, we chose Kujtimi restaurant for our lunch in Gjirokaster. We found it easily, sat at the table, chose dishes which we wanted to order and... we were waiting for someone to come to our table...More

Thank Nati_2020
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was very good -- we ordered stuffed peppers, grilled vegetables, pork chops, yogurt, red wine, and for dessert, baklava (DELICIOUS). It was nice to sit outside under the trees and enjoy our meal. A good place to go for dinner if you are...More

Thank aimeekelley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic spot for a meal in Gjirokaster. Local special dishes, very tasty. We tried the Qifqi and the vegetarian Qofte: both very tasty!! Totally recommended!

Thank Angela F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

OK, They had a group of 20 an all tables with guests today, but this was to much for the staff. The grilled vegetables was excellent, the potatoes and rice dish (local favourite) was just ok, rice balls was cold! Felt neglected, lamb from the...More

Thank IverjL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well located in the middle of the old city, not far from best Kalemi2 hotel, this restaurant is welcoming you with good simplicity, in the shade of large trees. The atmosphere is refreshing in the middle of this village where Stone is the primary material....More

Thank francois v
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant was no 1 on Trip Advisor when we went and was also highly recommended by our tour guide. We had a really lovely meal here, especially the rice balls, and were lucky that it was warm enough to eat outside so we could...More

Thank Corinne76
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

cons: poorly cooked lamb, hard, dry and way salty. only one alternative of white wine, which was not of our liking. salad was sad and plain. pros: the location, the ambience, the magnificent tree!

Thank dvk1977
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

The place is very pleasant to stay, they have a terrace full of flowers. The food here is good quality, the service is well organised as almost everywhere in Albania, we were pleased with it.

Thank Paul_Catherine
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Nice family restaurant in idyllic setting. Basic but very nice local food and wine at very reasonable cost in this small idyllic town

Thank JohnJohnsa
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Irma G
11 April 2016|
Response from JPontin | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is in the same central old town area.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pazar | Bazar District, Old Town, Gjirokaster, Albania
  • Location: Europe  >  Albania  >  Gjirokaster County  >  Gjirokaster
  • Phone Number: +355 84 265 945
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