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Restavracija Pen Klub

$$ - $$$European, , Mediterranean
Tomshicheva ulica 12, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
+386 51 354 914
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“fish” (3 reviews)
“retro style” (2 reviews)
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European, Central European, Mediterranean, Slovenian
$$ - $$$
Tomshicheva ulica 12, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
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Reviewed October 11, 2017

We had a lovely dinner at this place. It's kind of a hidden gem, really. Housed on the first floor of the building that now serves as the seat of the Slovenian Writers' Association (PEN), just behind the Opera House, it sort of has a...More

Thank SimSimSim48
Reviewed April 7, 2017 via mobile

We were very satisfied with the restaurant. From outside you wouldn't expect too much, but then you sit down and immediately feel a very cozy atmosphere. The service was excellent and friendly. We took the daily offer and we were not disappointed, far from it....More

1  Thank tothimola
Reviewed February 20, 2017

A restaurant with a tradition and style. If you are looking for something special this is a place to be. The menu is not standard and it is also changing according to the season. Some dishes are unique and are prepared for gourmets.

1  Thank markosi990
Reviewed December 26, 2016

I have been here with my friends a couple of times. It is a nice place, where decades ago only writers and journalists gathered. Later it opened for broader public. Although maybe a bit pricey, you can also get a menu of the day for...More

1  Thank Ula T
Reviewed August 19, 2016

This is one of my favorite restaurants in Ljubljana. It has been on this location for decades. It is usually not very crowded which is why I also like it a lot. Being a bit more pricey it is not really for everyday dining. Food...More

1  Thank Frkolin
Reviewed July 29, 2016

The restaurant is hidden in the second floor of a villa between National museum, Opera and National gallery. When you enter, it is an ordinary family house. In the second floor is a small restaurant for 20 people or so. It is fine for a...More

1  Thank Miha P
Reviewed January 11, 2016

If you go to this restoran you need to know a bit more about it's history than just to go for a lunch. It is different, needs renovation, there is not a wide selection of vines and food,...., but everything you get is from good...More

1  Thank JozeAnita
Reviewed October 25, 2015 via mobile

It is very special, the food is excellent with classic meat fish combined menu, they carefully look into vine list, service is professional and extremely friendly, it's a place with long and great history. Slovenia's society once met there, from politicians to poets. You could...More

1  Thank Ana R
Reviewed June 11, 2015

Creative and superb local dishes prepared perfectly to give you one of the best tastes of local cuisine. Everything is fresh and sourced mostly local. The fish was outstanding. The wine pairing was very good by our waiter. The setting takes you back 50 years...More

1  Thank mtnpkepic
Reviewed May 16, 2015 via mobile

Very good meal , recomend fish!, excentric enviroment with a good atmosphere. Worth the visit for something out of the ordinary. We would go again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
European, Central European, Mediterranean, Slovenian
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 10:00 PM
12:00 AM - 10:00 PM
12:00 AM - 10:00 PM
12:00 AM - 10:00 PM
12:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tomshicheva ulica 12, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
  • Location: Europe  >  Slovenia  >  Upper Carniola Region  >  Ljubljana
  • Phone Number: +386 51 354 914
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