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Restaurant Kastel

Bedemi zadarskih pobuna 13 | Hotel Bastion, Zadar HR 23 000, Croatia
+385 23/494 950
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Ranked #2 of 113 Restaurants in Zadar
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Mediterranean
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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peru
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29 reviews 29 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We decided to splash out on a nice restaurant for the night in zadar - and really wanted to get some good seafood so we went here expecting a lot. I got the stuffed squid and it was really tough and salty - I found a hair in the potato and veg dish and then we were charged extra for... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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42 reviews 42 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
1,889 helpful votes 1,889 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

This restaurant is part of the Hotel Bastion, which is located opposite of the Arsenal, beautiful terrace at the top. I dined on the lower terrace, which was really quite lovely – a great atmosphere between staff and customers. Service was top-notch excellent, and the food was fabulous. I had chicken stuffed with prosciutto and cheese. The dish was really... More 

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Cambridge, Canada
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68 reviews 68 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Lovely late lunch on the cool terrace. I had fresh fish with a great vegetable/creamed vegetable dish, delicious. Hubby had the BEST homemade ravioli ever! We were the only ones dining in the sleepy town on a sunny Sunday so the service was very attentive!

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Los Angeles, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Lovely restaurant in Hotel Bastion. Food was amazing. Three dishes stand out: foie gras creme brûlée was insanely wonderful and huge; special pag lamb knuckle was unlike any lamb we had ever tasted; fig and marscapone dessert was incredible. Service was fabulous with sample tasting of three different wines before we settled on the highly recommended silver medal merlot. Would... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014 via mobile

We had a 3 days stop in Zadar. We wanted for diner the best place.... so we had a look on internet to find THE best restaurant. Everything seemed good ! What a disappointment... starters wasn't cooked and too salty, main dishes remembered us the canteen at school. As dessert we took the fondant chocolate cake, it was overcooked and... More 

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Windsor, Canada
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21 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014 via mobile

I am a big fan of Trip Advisor. I depend on reviews and I write them. Tonight was my wife's birthday, so I wanted to take her and our friends to a great restaurant. We went to Kastel the top rated restaurant in Zadar. The decor is splendid so our expectations were high. We have been in Croatia for ten... More 

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Jirsovci, Brezovica, Slovenia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Service was poor ( attendants were not very pleasant ) and basic food was not to our taste... unfortunately!

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Maine
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

It's easy to see why this is the top-rated restaurant in Zadar. In fact, it's rated both first and second, due to a confusing listing under the name of the Hotel Bastion in which it resides. At any rate, my lunch was the best meal I've had in Croatia. It was also the most expensive, though cheap by Parisian standards,... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Top quality food, superbly cooked and served by a really good front of house team (you forget what a difference a really good waiter makes until you get one). I had a seafood gnocchi to start, duck leg as a main course and a fruit and nut semi freddo for dessert. L had ravioli in this kind of panettone broth,... More 

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78 reviews 78 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Don't miss out on dinner in this restaurant if you are staying in Zadar. Fine dining at a fraction of the price you would pay in the UK. Service was excellent and whilst our waiter was a little flummoxed at the suggestion of catering for a vegetarian the food we did get was fanastic. Everyone's meals were delicious and well... More 

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Address: Bedemi zadarskih pobuna 13 | Hotel Bastion, Zadar HR 23 000, Croatia
Phone Number: +385 23/494 950
Location: Europe  >  Croatia  >  Dalmatia  >  Zadar County  >  Zadar
Cuisine: Mediterranean

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