Restaurant Zembilj is opened again
(Sarajevo, July 9 2021) American steak in the heart of Bascarsija – good news for all steak lovers. Continuing the tradition of making great food, a trademark of Sarajevo and Bascarsija, well-known restaurant „Zembilj“ is opened again with a new concept, combining New York’s special recipes with authentic Bosnian ambiance. Because of its location, brand new design and a wide variety of food and drinks, restaurant „Zembilj“ has become an ideal place for business meetings, birthday celebrations, family dinners, romantic dates and all other special occasions.
„Zembilj“ is reopened by the new management who spent 15 years in the restaurant industry in New York. Collecting the experiences of famous chefs from elite VIP restaurants, the new management decided to bring this knowledge back to his homeland. Merging traditional and modern design in this small delicious corner of Sarajevo, tasty food made with a lot of love is not all. Restaurant Zembilj is providing free parking for their guests for two hours, all you have to do is to deliver the restaurant’s bill!
Holding the Bosnian heritage, the name „Zembilj“ means „old bag for the market“. Once upon a time, there was a huge marketplace in Bascarsija, and for centuries people packed their goods from the old beam scale called „kantar“ into zembilj. Visiting the market is a tradition in all cultures of the world, as that was the place where people used to trade and hang around- just like today at restaurant „Zembilj“.
For friendship, for happiness, for joy! Restaurant „Zembilj“.