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HISA FRANKO

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Italian, Seafood, Contemporary, Slovenian
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STARO SELO 1, Kobarid 5222, Slovenia
+386 (0)5 389 41 20
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Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
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What an awesome meal! We had the five course meal, and the combinations of favors was just incredible. What a creative chef! Who would think of putting liquid nettles in a tortellini? Or cucumber in a dessert? Each course was better than the last and the local wines they suggested fit perfectly... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 12, 2015
Judy G
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Springfield, Virginia
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Romantic
  • Entertaining clients
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English first
Springfield, Virginia
Top Contributor
85 reviews 85 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

What an awesome meal! We had the five course meal, and the combinations of favors was just incredible. What a creative chef! Who would think of putting liquid nettles in a tortellini? Or cucumber in a dessert? Each course was better than the last and the local wines they suggested fit perfectly. I'm amazed to find such an amazing restaurant... More 

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Noordwijk, The Netherlands
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99 reviews 99 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Driving from Cividale to Kobarid all my life and actually went to Franko for the first time only recently...what a fool I have been! With a 16/20 gault millau rating and a dining experience certainly at the level of a *Michelin (when will it come...) this is certainly a place to respect and come back to. We took the 5... More 

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Kranj, Slovenia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

The slow food dinner was something I have never experienced before. Total fusion of different tastes, perfect vine, amazing, really...

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Zurich, Switzerland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

From the pre dinner drinks and canapés to the coffee and truffles we could not faults this superb restaurant. So much so we returned to stay for 4 nights. The staff are some of the most attentive, kind and friendly people you will meet. They never loiter and give you the perfect amount of attention. The wine pairing is a... More 

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

There are restaurants around the world that are making places worth visiting just for them. Hisa Franko is one on these places. (Although the surrounding nature - mountains, valleys, rivers... - is breathtakingly beautiful.)

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

We spent the short weekend , had a long gourmet menu for dinner,some very inovative combinations, not extreme, fresh new tasts, excellent wine acompanied with the dishes, not so known wine makers , at least not to me, but superb, you can not believe that after many years coming there is still fresh and new menu always and in tiny... More 

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Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Visiting Hisa Franko on our way back from Venice was a smartest thing to do. The nature, hospitality and food are hard to match! We had a full 9-course dinner with different glass of vine to accompany every different taste. And the taste... Simply a must!

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Helsinki, Finland
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Far from everything, this restaurant is a jewel in the Soca Valley region. They only offer three fixed menus, prices starting from above 40 €/person. The food, the atmosphere and the service were all top class. They have their own wine cellar and they sell a wide variety of local wines at affordable prices.

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Trieste, Italy
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

It's already a tradition...we visit this monument to gastronomy once a year.... And this is the best that you can find in Slovenia! Ana is not just a Chef but a culinary genius. it's a fine dining restaurant that doesn't have Michelin stars just because in Slovenia there's no Michelin guide. i can stay here for hour to write about... More 

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Bovec, Slovenia
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39 reviews 39 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We eat 5 dishes menu it was very good prepared food the quality and taste were exceptional. The waiters are very friendly and always present each dish. Ofcourse the wine as well was perfect.

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Address: STARO SELO 1, Kobarid 5222, Slovenia
Phone Number: +386 (0)5 389 41 20
Location: Europe  >  Slovenia  >  Slovenian Littoral Region  >  Kobarid
Average Prices: USD 25 - 200
Cuisine: Italian, Seafood, Contemporary, Slovenian

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: STARO SELO 1, Kobarid 5222, Slovenia
  • Location: Europe  >  Slovenia  >  Slovenian Littoral Region  >  Kobarid
  • Phone Number: +386 (0)5 389 41 20

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 25 - 200
  • Cuisine: Italian, Seafood, Contemporary, Slovenian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Romantic, Entertaining clients

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