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The Irish Harp

€€ - €€€Irish, , European
Banderitsa Street 51, Bansko 2770, Bulgaria
+359 89 995 6667
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“burger” (35 reviews)
“buffalo wings” (9 reviews)
“fish stew” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Banderitsa Street 51, Bansko 2770, Bulgaria
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

On arrival welcomed by Brian the owner, he introduced us to a Scottish Man , English Man and a Canadian Man at the bar. After sampling the Guinness we had the Thai Curry and the Irish Steak burger , both of which were excellent! The...More

Thank lizdnorthernireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Been coming to Bansko for years and it wasn't until last year that i visited this place and glad i did, good honest pub with good honest pub food, although it was just before the beginning of the season and virtually no one else was...More

Thank mthilthorpe
Reviewed 2 November 2017

I though I rated this place already :) I was so happy that we found it. One of the best steaks I have ever eaten. Still dreaming about it ... mmm. If I'm back in Bansko I will definitely pop by. People say it's pricey,...More

Thank Elżbieta W
Reviewed 27 May 2017

This is our second time visiting and we enjoyed again. Good food, live music, good service. A little pricey for Bansko, but worth going.

Thank ChristosVas
Reviewed 26 April 2017

My friends and I went to the Harp on the season's last night. Menu was limited somewhat however most of us had the Steak and Guiness Pie, which was excellent. Service was friendly although a bit slower than usual as most of the staff had...More

Thank Marcel K
Reviewed 4 April 2017

This pub is fine. Full of twee Irish stuff. Atmosphere was fairly good and food was ok. It's funny now how Irish pubs abroad bear little relation to Irish pubs in Ireland but are a charicature of what they might have been like forty or...More

1  Thank jjocular
Irishharpbansko, Owner at The Irish Harp, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017


Reviewed 1 April 2017

We like a Guinness so set out on foot using google maps. The Irish Harp appeared out of nowhere just when we thought it couldn't possibly be the place for any sort of bar. However the trip was SO worthwhile as Brian's hospitality was the...More

Thank Obiwan-knobbly
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

The food and service were both excellent. Brian, the owner even collected us from our hotel and dropped us back. A must visit when in Bansko.

Thank GMWex
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Went to the Irish harp with my 12 years old daughter for a late lunch (or early dinner) before our trip back to Sofia airport. It was very close to our hotel and I read the good reviews and figured, why not give it a...More

1  Thank OritN
Reviewed 24 March 2017

for the second year in a row we enjoyed the St Patrick's night celebrations with a lovely meal and a pint or two of Kilkenny at the Harp. The home-made burger and fries were terrific, as was my wife's salmon dish, the chocolate mousse was...More

Thank Dave E
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16 January 2017|
Response from Nelly V |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Banderitsa Street 51, Bansko 2770, Bulgaria
  • Location: Europe  >  Bulgaria  >  Blagoevgrad Province  >  Bansko
  • Phone Number: +359 89 995 6667
The Irish Harp Bar and Restaurant are proud to only serve County Kildare beef imported fresh from Ireland.
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