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Kralj Zara BBQ Restaurant

Trubarjeva cesta 52, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
+386 1 232 09 90
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“burnt ends” (20 reviews)
“ribs” (32 reviews)
“steak” (98 reviews)
Open Now
11:59 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
American, Steakhouse, Barbecue, European, Grill, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Trubarjeva cesta 52, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Very good service (good english level of the waiter, he recommended us what to serve), clean location (we have eaten inside, all the outside tables were reserved), a range variety of wines (some of them too expensive for this specific location (this is my personal...More

Thank cuc m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love BBQ and often look for it when we're travelling outside the US. Often we're disappointed, but not this time! We started out with the burnt ends. A good starter and served with tangy pickles, marinated onions, and delicious sun-dried tomato bread (to mop...More

Thank hgavel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went for a mid week lunch and there were only 3 other people in there. They didn't have the ribs (they hadn't finished smoking) so my husband's smoked platter came with pork knuckle instead. He enjoyed it. I had the pulled pork which was...More

Thank TheRelfster
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Been there three times and always left the place satisfied. Staff is friendly, food is delicious and there is a huge selection of wines and about 10 different beers. I recommend pork ribs, but if you're a steak lover you can select from different tipes...More

Thank jakatomc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went all out and ordered the Texas prime steak. Not cheap, but worth every penny. Being a big fan of a good steak, this is probably the best available in Slovenia. Had a side of coleslaw which wasn't too bad, but a bit large. The...More

Thank Marko J
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Last week I decided to go and check out this bbq place in the heart of Ljubljana. And boy,did we have a blast! Everything from the staff,ambient and especially the food was amazing! Steaks are just awesome,they melt inside your mouth,accompanied by some great slovenian...More

Thank lojzek727
Reviewed May 18, 2017 via mobile

Searched this place out after reading the reviews on Trip Advisor and really looking forward to some good Smokehouse food. Sat down and immediately noticed the dust, dirt and cobwebs by our table. Not a good start. Waitress was ok but not exactly friendly and...More

Thank MalcH
Reviewed May 14, 2017 via mobile

If you are a steak lover than you must definitely try Argentine Black Angus Tenderlion in Kralj Žara. Just please, when ordering a dish don't ruin it with anything above medium, although I prefere Medium-. Enjoy your dish.

2  Thank ManaNegra
Reviewed May 4, 2017 via mobile

Amazing food, great ambient, I highly recommend! The location is nice and in the center of Ljubljana.

Thank Anja S
Reviewed May 3, 2017 via mobile

nice cozy place located near river was surprise in all aspects. great stuff with great knowlage about meat, impresive vine list and amazing food. highly recommend

Thank Mateja Š
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $17
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups, Kids
Open Hours
11:59 am - 10:00 pm
11:59 am - 10:00 pm
11:59 am - 10:00 pm
11:59 am - 11:00 pm
11:59 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Trubarjeva cesta 52, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
  • Location: Europe  >  Slovenia  >  Upper Carniola Region  >  Ljubljana
  • Phone Number: +386 1 232 09 90
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