Mbrica Restaurant – In Berat castle

Mbrica Restaurant – In Berat castle

480 300 Visit Berat


Nestled within the historic Berat Castle, Mbrica Restaurant embodies the essence of family tradition and culinary passion. Founded by the enterprising Mr. Milto Mbrica, a proud Albanian who returned from Italy with a dream, this charming establishment began its journey as a humble veranda attached to his family home.

Transforming mere space into a gastronomic haven, Mr. Mbrica started with just four tables, each placed thoughtfully outside his veranda, while the tantalizing aromas wafted from the kitchen within. Today, though the setting may have evolved into a more refined atmosphere, the heart and soul of Mbrica Restaurant remain firmly rooted in its origins.

With a backdrop of picturesque Berat vistas, guests are treated not only to delectable cuisine but also to breathtaking views. Despite its growth, one thing remains unaltered: the food. Every dish is still meticulously prepared by Mr. Mbrica and his dedicated family, ensuring that each bite carries the same authenticity and flavor that has delighted patrons since the restaurant’s inception.

Step into Mbrica Restaurant and experience a harmonious blend of culinary excellence, familial warmth, and stunning scenery—an invitation to savor not just a meal, but a true taste of Albanian hospitality and tradition.


At Mbrica Restaurant, every dish is a celebration of freshness, sourced directly from local markets to ensure unparalleled quality. Among our culinary delights, our pièce de résistance is the renowned Tava Mbrica, a savory masterpiece that captivates the palate with its rich flavors and tantalizing aromas.

But the culinary journey doesn’t end there. From savory byreks bursting with flavor to an array of vibrant vegetable dishes that showcase the bounty of the region, our menu caters to every taste and preference. For meat enthusiasts, we offer an impressive selection of premium cuts expertly prepared to perfection.

Indulge in the creamy goodness of fresh cheese and the delicate texture of cottage cheese, served alongside an assortment of savory sauces that elevate each bite to culinary bliss.

At Mbrica Restaurant, we take pride in not only serving delicious food but also in supporting our local community by championing fresh, seasonal ingredients. Prepare to embark on a culinary adventure that celebrates the flavors of Albania and the passion of our dedicated team.


Mbrica Restaurant boasts not just one, but two charming verandas, each offering a unique dining experience against the backdrop of Berat’s enchanting surroundings.

Step into our covered veranda, where up to 20 guests can gather comfortably, shielded from the elements while still basking in the cozy ambiance. Here, intimate gatherings among friends and family take on a special charm, enveloped in the warmth of our hospitality and the aroma of our delectable cuisine.

For larger parties, our second veranda awaits, welcoming an additional 20 guests to revel in the joys of communal dining. Whether it’s a reunion of old friends, a family celebration, or a gathering of colleagues, our spacious outdoor setting provides the perfect backdrop for memorable moments shared over delicious food and lively conversation.

At Mbrica Restaurant, we pride ourselves on creating spaces that cater to the needs of all our guests, from intimate gatherings to large group celebrations. Come join us and experience the magic of dining amidst the beauty of Berat Castle, where every meal is a celebration of togetherness and joy.

Getting there

Nestled within the storied walls of Berat Castle, Mbrica Restaurant awaits your discovery. Just a leisurely 150-meter stroll from the castle’s main gate, our welcoming establishment beckons with a charming sign that signals the beginning of a culinary adventure.

As you traverse the cobblestone pathways, let the enchanting ambiance of the castle envelop you, guiding you towards our door. Amidst the ancient surroundings, Mbrica Restaurant stands as a beacon of hospitality, promising an unforgettable dining experience infused with the flavors of Albania and the warmth of our welcoming embrace.

Join us at Mbrica Restaurant, where history meets gastronomy, and every visit is a journey to remember.


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