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Konoba Buscina

Buscina 18, Sveta Maria Na Krasu, Umag 52470, Croatia
+385-52-732-088
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Ranked #3 of 74 restaurants in Umag
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $31 - $39
Cuisines: Mediterranean, Croatian
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Very authentic, rustic-like. The place is a local tavern, which offers amazingly good cuisine. We ate grilled fish and meat and it was absolutely fresh and delicious. We saw, they offer also a variety of pasta dishes, yet we did not try. Whatever second course you order, ask for the boiled patatoes as a side dish. They are great. The... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

a truly top quality restaurant in the area that is recognised by Croatian food critics. I would recommend to anyone that appreciates good food, a must visit

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Great restaurant. The best beef steak we have had in Croatia excellent wine lovely chocolate and olive oil cake a great meal and a great day out will definitely be back 😄

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Koper
Top Contributor
158 reviews 158 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

The ambient is very nice, the old fashioned, with an open fireplace. All the time you can see workers, putting on the meat, scampi... mmmm, it looks so good! So, our waiter was very nice and friendly, he suggested us some fishes with polenta. We ordered this and it was really delicious! Oh, by the way, the toillet is very... More

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Ljubljana
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117 reviews 117 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

No deep blue sea within sight, this is the inland Istria. A wonderfully rebuilt old Istrian house less than ten minutes drive from the best local hotel, Kempinski Savudrija on the seaside. Parking no problem. Warm reception, rather rudimentary table settings – but this is a »konoba«, taverna in other Mediterranean countries, not a posh restaurant. Very small, but cute... More

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Vienna, Austria
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

If you want to have really good local food, this is definitely one of the places to go. The scenery is just great, the service is top notch & the food is awesome. Pasta with truffles.....amazing.

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Novo mesto
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

After dining here for several years, I have to say that it is absolutely delivering perfect experience of tastes. You have to taste "Buskarin Gulash"! If sitting outside, I would recommend mosquito repellent.

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Vienna, Austria
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

We had a very nice Familiy Dinner at this place. The fish and scampi where very good. The place is also very charming. We have been there during off season and because of this it was not so crowded. The prices are a little bit higher then usual, but still exceptable for the quality.

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Rome, Italy
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49 reviews 49 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

We stopped at the restaurant on a late Sunday afternoon, when the buzz of Sunday lunch was slowly fading away. We were served in a nice and quiet garden in the back of the restaurant, where there are only 3 tables (there are significantly more in the front yard). We had mixed fish/seafood antipasto (octopus salad, ...), main (grilled fish/prawns,... More

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Dubrovnik, Croatia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

The tavern is located about ten minutes away from Umag, in a natural setting extraordinary furnishings from old beams and stone, the atmosphere romatična, cellar well filled, best of all, excellent service and excellent home-cooked food

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