Hercegovina restaurants

Top Choice Balkan in Mostar

Tima-Irma

Despite the constant queues at this insanely popular little grill joint, the staff maintain an impressive equanimity while delivering groaning platters of ćevapi (skinless sausage), pljeskavica (burger meat) and shi…
Balkan in Mostar

Šadrvan

On a vine- and tree-shaded corner where the pedestrian lane from Stari Most divides, this tourist favourite has tables set around a trickling fountain made of old Turkish-style metalwork. Obliging, costumed waiters …
International in Blagaj

Restoran Vrelo

Across the river from the tekke, this restaurant serves reliably good food on terraces overlooking a horseshoe of rapids. Local trout is served in a variety of styles, including 'probaj ova' (literally 'try this') w…
Balkan in Međugorje

Etno Kuća

Wagon-wheel light fixtures and sheaves of tobacco hang from the ceiling of this rustic restaurant which sits surrounded by gardens and farmland, 3km east of central Međugorje. The charming staff can help you navigat…
Balkan in Mostar

Food House

For an otherwise fairly traditional Bosnian-style restaurant, Food House offers a surprisingly good selection of vegetarian dishes, with some vegan options as well. For everyone else, it's a good place to try japrak…
Dalmatian in Međugorje

Gardens

Downstairs this buzzing cafe-bar is Međugorje's top post-prayer party spot with an atmosphere somewhere between a Louisiana speakeasy and an Irish pub. Grab a seat in the garden or in the suave upstairs dining room …
European in Mostar

Urban Grill

From street level Urban Grill seems to be a slightly upmarket Bosnian fast-food place. But the menu spans a wide range (pasta, omelettes, fish and, of course, grilled meat) and the big attraction is the lower terrac…
Croatian in Mostar

Pablo's

Incongruously named after Chilean poet Pablo Neruda, this contemporary-looking conservatory-style restaurant serves a mixture of Croatian, Dalmatian and Italian dishes, including pasta, pizza, risotto, grilled fish,…
European in Mostar

Hindin Han

This highly atmospheric old mill cottage efficiently serves a mixture of local grills, Dalmatian-style squid and fish, and Austrian-style schnitzels – all in mammoth proportions. Aim for a table on one of the terrac…
European in Mostar

Harmonija

With a terrace that overlooks a bend in the Neretva River but sadly not the bridge, this very pleasant local-style restaurant serves Bosnian barbecue, pasta and Central European dishes, accompanied by delicious gril…