Sunny Beach is renowned for it’s bouncing bars and nightclubs, but what’s sometimes overlooked is the resort’s fantastic choice of cafés and restaurants.
Attracting a diverse crowd from across Europe, Bulgaria's most popular beach resort embraces a variety of tastes and flavours. Whether it’s a hearty full English breakfast you’re after or a more authentic homemade stew, you can experience a whole world of tasty cuisines at Sunny Beach.
Feeling hungry? Here are the best Sunny Beach restaurants to try during a sun-kissed getaway.
- Lotus Restaurant
- Khan’s Tent
- Restaurant Bolero
Hawaii is the ideal spot for lunch and you won’t have to stray too far from your sun lounger as it’s right on the beach. Its lunchtime specials mean you can get even more for your money and some meals even come with a free drink!The restaurant’s chicken skewers are served on a wooden board with a side of chunky chips and a mountain of fresh salad. It’s these juicy skewers that keep customers coming back time after time.
Fresh fish, seafood and hearty meat kebabs are the specialities at Morris. Just off Flower Street and right on the beachfront, it’s the perfect place to savour delicious food while enjoying the view. The friendly bar staff and waiters are happy to help and the evening entertainment really adds to the atmosphere. Plus, the prices are a steal, so you can order a couple more cocktails with your meal!
3. Lotus Restaurant
Want to sample one of the best shopska salads in the area? Lotus Restaurant is known for its authentic Bulgarian salads that are packed with fresh ingredients and loads of flavour. Its pastas and pizzas are also firm favourites or if you want to stick to tradition, opt for the hearty home-cooked stew. The dessert menu is quite impressive, so be sure to leave some room for a slice of gooey chocolate cake.
Just a short walk out of the bustling centre you’ll find the brilliant Restaurant Bolero. Its chilled-out, open-air terrace feels like a world away from the loud and proud restaurants of Flower Street. The vast menu features everything from traditional Bulgarian dishes to Indian curries and there’s a whole separate menu dedicated to fresh sushi. No matter your favourite flavours, you certainly won’t go hungry!
5. Khan’s Tent
Much more than just a restaurant, Khan’s Tent is not to be missed. Alongside its tasty and traditional dishes, you’re in for a full evening of entertainment, including live music, magicians, jugglers, acrobats and much more!
It stands tall overlooking Sunny Beach, so get down early to catch the beautiful sunset views. Certain drinks are included in your ticket price, but there’s a Piano Bar downstairs if you need a top-up.
Djanny’s great reputation with both locals and tourists means you might have to wait in line for a table. But don’t let this put you off! Once inside, you’ll see why it’s one of the best Sunny Beach restaurants. Freshly-grilled kebabs, premium steaks and barbecued specials are what they do best, teamed with a mountain of fresh salad – you’re onto a winner here!
Posted: 4th Jan 2019.