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Shestaka Wine Cellar

Shestaka, Melnik 2820, Bulgaria
+359 88 754 5795
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120 years of winemaking family tradition

I have been visiting Shestaka Wine Cellar with my foreign guests for years know and I know that the... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2017
Manuela D
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Sofia, Bulgaria
Nice experience

The cave is very interesting and has quite an ambient. It really feels like going back in time. The... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2017
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“nice view” (3 reviews)
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Shestaka, Melnik 2820, Bulgaria
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+359 88 754 5795
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Reviewed 12 November 2017

I have been visiting Shestaka Wine Cellar with my foreign guests for years know and I know that the owner is an acquired taste. People often perceive him as rude, but the simple fact is that he is just a little strange and once you...More

Thank Manuela D
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Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

The cave is very interesting and has quite an ambient. It really feels like going back in time. The owner speaks on how he tries to keep the tradition and it indeed feels like it. The wine is OK, a matter of taste, keep in...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2017

The owner wasn't too friendly when we first arrived, but warmed up to us once he saw we wanted to buy some of his wine, not only taste it. The cellar is original and quaint. Definitely worth the climb up the steep hill.

Thank Sanny07
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Great location, very nice view and the wine is OK but unfortunately the service is not that great. The owner has to learn how to give better service to his customers. Everything is about the experience not just getting wine in your system! Not sure...More

Thank Todorov N
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Everything was great but we did not like the wine itself, a matter of taste. The cellar and the place were nice , you have a view to the town

Thank Mirqna P
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is in cave. It's cellar, they pretend that wine is own produced, but I'm afraid that it's not like this....but Bulgarian typical brandy - rakia is the quite nice! They have some cheese and dry meet with wine. The atmosphere is very authentic...More

Thank Lubo G
Reviewed 3 August 2016

A small wine cellar that has been owned by the same family for generations. They produce red and white wine, plus rose, all from Bulgarian grapes. The owner was nice and chatty (it helped that we both speak Slavic languages), and the low temperature in...More

Thank nevana23
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

It offers traditional Bulgarian wines from the region. Very beautiful city views. Not very friendly owner. Good prices for wines. We saw two rainbows here.

Thank MadJic
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Me and my wife thought we would visit melnik as part of our holiday. We were looking for the best wine tasting experience we could find, but it wasn't meant to be. We took the long walk to the far end of the village, and...More

Thank Luke S
Reviewed 11 April 2016

Very nice place on a hill, small family owned wine cellar. The owner showed us the cellar and told about Bulgarian wines. We tried one and bought the bottle (in plastic, which is an advantage for plane-travelers). Now I regret, that I bought only one,...More

Thank Gregorios80
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