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Gostilna Sestica

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RATINGS
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Food and ambience

Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Business meetings

Location and contact

Sponsored by: Gostilna Sestica

Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Slovenian food from fireplace
1. Slovenian food from fireplace
"Very good starters, traditional cheese dumplings, delicious steak"
Kasia S
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2. Warm atmosphere
2. Warm atmosphere
" It had a warm atmosphere, good service and very friendly staff."
Atefehdanesh
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3. Long tradition
3. Long tradition
" Local slovenian dishes with a long, long tradition, since - 1776!"
nevenjerkovic
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About
Gostilna what means in Slovenian Inn Sestica is the oldest and largest establishment in Ljubljana the capital of Slovenia. It is operating continuosly since 1776 with no interupption serving traditional and original Slovenian food. It is popular with locals and visitors from abroad with an large summer garden in the backyard.
PRICE RANGE
$6 - $28
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
European, Slovenian, Eastern European, Central European
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a traditional, delightful Slovenian restaurant. The waiter, Alexander was welcoming and friendly and gave us the option to review the menu before we decided to stay. We asked for recommendations for dinner and Alexander suggested 2 great sharing options for 3 of us,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Lynette F
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Reviewed June 21, 2018

Lovely history, oldest hotel in Ljubljana, great Slovenian food but a few more contemporary dishes on the menu too. Tomato salad and season salads were fantastic, fresh and flavourful. Goulash, wow! Our waiter had the best sense of humour, we dined in the garden on...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank ontheroadsince73
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ok, so: - Our tablecloth was not clean; - When we ordered bottled beer from the menu, the waiter looked at us in amazement like he didn't even know they had them; - We ordered a typical ljubjanska with pork meat, but it totally seemed...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank nightscar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were there for business xmas dinner and we were served by the best waitress. Food was okay, there was no animation (we brought our own guitar), but Lili was accommodating us and served us without any error or missunderstanding..

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 304imep
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From the exterior and interior i thought this is a decent restaurant with decent food and service. But my experience was surprisingly bad. 1. service—Nobody greeted me at door step despite the fact that multiple staff had exchanged eye contact with me. In the end,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 523summerx
marko b, General Manager at Gostilna Sestica, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear 523summerx, As you see we usualy do not answer to reviews since we feel that it is not necesary even if we get only 1 star but in your case it is different. We are sorry and apollogise for the staff not greeting you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to this place for dinner. The food was ok (nothing was wrong with it. It just was ok) The prices are moderate. The staff was very busy (overworked) but still they were polite and attentive. They really need to pay more attention to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ogorelaya15_dxb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our firm had pre-Christmass lunch in Gostilna Šestica. We are locals but this was our first visit of the restaurant and probably our last. The service was aweful! We got an impression that locals are not desired at this restaurant. Food was ok, nothing special....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank AndrazAndolsek
Reviewed December 13, 2018 via mobile

As we were told this is a very old restaurant dating back to 1776. The food was good. The service was not so great. You are not frequently attended, if you want to order anything later might take some time. I ate fish grilled that...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank saif_al_din_Kuwait
Reviewed December 13, 2018 via mobile

7 of us tried to book a table at this restaurant. They told us to come back in 1 hour, that they will find a place for us. We waited, but when we came back, one waiter ( black hair, smaller) was very rude to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Sonja S
Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

Excellent typical Slovenian food. Nice portions of food as well. Lots of tables to sit to so there is always a free table to sit to. Staff is very polite and welcoming.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 145matijaj
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