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Restaurant Mangalemi

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European, Albanian, Mediterranean
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Rruga _Mihal Komneno_ | tek Porta e Pashait, Berat 5001, Albania
+355 32 232 093
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Mitrovica, Kosovo
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30 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

During my visit in Albania last weekend I was accommodated in Mangalem Hotel! Hotel is located in the hill under the castle,in the beginning of the stone path which lead up to the castle. Hotel is rebuild and it's restoration was done very stylish! Architecture from the past was very well composed with the needs of the guests! All around... More 

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Trowbridge, United Kingdom
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465 reviews
253 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We sat outside on a nice terrace. Menu really good for local meat and salad dishes. Very good value too. Friendly attentive staff. Baked aubergine dish was excellent. House Chardonnay wine was a bit ropey. Overall good value and quality.

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Frankfurt, Germany
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247 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good and practical option for dinner for the Guest of the Mangalemi hotel. The restaurant offers traditional Albanians dishes, but also a few "international" dishes like spahetti. The menu is also available in english and it is highly recommended to read it well if you are not found of "lamb intestines skewers". I had aubergines and meat casserole and this... More 

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Israel
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47 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

Prime location in Mangalemi hotel, close to the river, the promenade and the old town. Excellent service, very good value for money and very special local dishes which use local goat cheese and yogurts. Try the lamb cooked in yogurt. Book a table on the roof , where you can catch the sunset.

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Munich, Germany
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172 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

We had our dinner on their rooftop terrace and had a lovely view of Berat from there. The waiter who served us was very friendly. I ate the following: - Greek Salad - Oven baked eggplant with lamb - Creme Caramel Including a lemon soda, I paid around 8€ for that meal. Esspecially the main dish was excellent. Recommended.

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Munich, Germany
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119 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

After our visit to the fortress and no breakfast I was too hungry to take photos of our meals - what a shame! One is for sure: the restaurant is worth a visit, friendly service, great food!! I had an Aubergine & ground beef casserole and it was simply delish. Mangalemi is a hotel too, so if you decide to... More 

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Thank Travelista15
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

For 2 days we've tried to eat in the restorant. We've called to reserve a table several times - it was all taken. Twice we've come to enter the absolutely empty place with two big dining halls, but received an answer that all the tables are taken. Weird and disappointing.

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Thank Victoria B
Tirana, Albania
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Our family was visiting Berat on a busy Sunday a few weeks ago. Thankfully we arrived before the big lunch crowd because a tour groups had booked up most of the tables! This was our fourth lunch at Mangalemi and each time we visit, I am more impressed with their service -- they are obviously experienced at serving an international... More 

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Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
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430 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 192 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

We were staying in their excellent hotel and ate lunch and dinner here. Great local food and wine at reasonable prices. Unusually for Albania, the service was very friendly and efficient. Great views over the old town from their terrace. Highly recommended.

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Turkey
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465 reviews
256 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 192 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed here at the hotel and made a reservation for dinner. It was busy so I recommend you book if you want to come here. They have a lovely rooftop terrace which is covered. From the restaurant you have views over the town. The furniture is all basic wooden traditional and Albanian. Everything about this beautifully refurbished hotel is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Albanian, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rruga _Mihal Komneno_ | tek Porta e Pashait, Berat 5001, Albania
  • Location: Europe  >  Albania  >  Berat County  >  Berat
  • Phone Number: +355 32 232 093

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?