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European, Slovenian, Central European
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Mikloshicheva cesta 17, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
+386 1 430 70 70
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Sunday
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Singapore, Singapore
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89 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

While I love going to restaurants and am often guided by their reviewers, I found myself totally IN LOVE in this place. I've read some negative reviews and can admit that always comes a time when someone is having a bad day - ask chefs and owners. Oh wait! Ask Janez! The thing is, this is one of the best... More 

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Thank Teuta F
Ljubljana, Slovenia
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44 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ambient is very good peaceful, food is good and staff is kind. I tried the great tasting menu and it was very tasty, good looking and for every food they explained us what we are eating. I have spent really nice three hours with my wife there.

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Thank Ales P
Ljubljana, Slovenia
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not impressed by the last visit at all, there are so much better restaurant in Ljubljana today and they are really trying to do the best for the guests, seriously what can you expect in the restaurant with the drunk owner/chef?

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Thank Any60
Palm Bay, Florida, United States
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123 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Seriously? I was expecting a meal beyond all meals. This place is really not very good at all. 7:15PM and we are only people in the place...kind of tells you something. No draft beers,.. no dark beers at all, even in bottle. Hard and unappealing breads. Appetizers were rather odd and tiny with not much flavor other then one had... More 

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Thank Hank B
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4 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As we wanted to meet some business friends in a most interesting setting where food and atmosphere meet, we were confronted with a major disappointment. Not only was the restaurant too noisy, the restaurant was taken by a group, also the food was not at the expected level. Some of the dishes were served "cold", such as the beef. We... More 

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Thank Peterpdr
Slovenia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 14, 2017

Poor and very small portions. Just 1 aged shrimp sold like Fresh Shrimps, 4 pieces of octopus with 3 pea grains sold like Octopus salad, 1/4 of very small Branzini fish .... With kitchen welcome and desert all served in 1 h. Very sterile servis , toiletes are very poor. Never again!

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1 Thank Rafff0
Ljubljana, Slovenia
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 1, 2017 via mobile

The menu has been prepared by the chef and it has been delighted. Mix of food and vine has been made in the best manner. It is a restaurant for the highest standards. Unfortunately desert and spirit collections are not matching the highest standards of restaurant.

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1 Thank markosi990
Ljubljana, Slovenia
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2017

We took the tasting menu and were really disappointed, since it should be in the top 100 restaurants in the world. We started with the marinated pig head, but the mustard was completely overpowering the dish. The next dish were ravioli, that were fine, but forgettable. The main dish were beef cheeks, my partner enjoyed them, but the grilled endive... More 

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Thank Lana V
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26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2017 via mobile

Run by famous chef Janez Bratovž , this is a place of gastronomic pilgrimage for all who are into philosophy and art of cooking and dining. Fantastic service too.

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Thank Fishiczelenisic
Trogir, Croatia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017

This is an excellent restaurant with extraordinary food.Very high quality ingredients,the food looked amazing.I tried the great tasting menu and was really happy to try all the meals.The owner and the Chef is really profesional and a master in the kitchen.Service was also very,very good and really professional.If you visit Ljubljana,this is a must visit place!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Slovenian, Central European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mikloshicheva cesta 17, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
  • Location: Europe  >  Slovenia  >  Upper Carniola Region  >  Ljubljana
  • Phone Number: +386 1 430 70 70

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?