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Kralj Zara Steak & Smoke House

Kongresni trg 3, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
+386 1 421 90 91
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“burnt ends” (21 reviews)
“ribs” (36 reviews)
“steak” (107 reviews)
Open Now
11:45 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Steakhouse, Barbecue, European, Grill, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Kongresni trg 3, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
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1 - 10 of 342 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We went in this restaurant because we heard a lots of good things, but unfortunately we left quite disappointed. We started with burnt ends which were perfect, really worth to try. Smoke plate and coleslaw was average, but Irish black angus ribeye steak was a...More

Thank koki5000
Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed June 8, 2017 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

2  Thank hgavel
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

uau best beef ribs from ireland and amazing dry aged bone in rib eye. stuff nice very helpful and kind. really enjoyable atmosphere. highly recomend

Thank David K
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had read the reviews on Kralj Zara and choose to dine there yesterday evening. It is difficult to add anything that hasn't already been said about the restaurant. We had the burnt ends, excellent, I had the tuna which was perfect and my wife...More

Thank Keverton31
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I really enjoyed my dinner at this place. I ordered "burnt ends" as an appetizer and was very pleased by soft and tender slightly sweet meat with a side of sliced pickles, pickled onion and homemade bread. I would recommend this appetizer for two, because...More

1  Thank Alžběta G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best bar-b-que pork I've tasted (outside of Kansas City, MO)! Yes, this is the place for pulled-pork, bar-b-que slow cooker Texas style sandwiches. AND the cole slaw is great too! You won't be disappointed - you just have to be diligent in finding the...More

1  Thank FEK80
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We usually bring our business partners here and were never disappointed. A bit pricy for Slovenian standards, but hey - I guess it's not really an everyday restaurant 😀. They do offer a nice selection of quality wines, too. Safe underground parking in 100 m...More

2  Thank Ronsky1970
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I travel a lot, i know how excelent resturangs is and Kralj is now on my top 10 list. It is not offen you visit a resturang where the staff (and owner) is so proud about their excelent product, the combination of staff, drink and...More

1  Thank anubbi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Steaks were cooked to perfection and the truffle fries were delicious. We may go back for lunch to try their burgers

1  Thank leanndooley
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

If you want the best steak this is the place to go! Absolutely loved all the dishes we ordered, the service was great, professional staff and great atmosphere. Smoked beef ribs were unbelievable, they just melt in your mouth.

1  Thank Rok S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $18
Lunch, Dinner
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, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:45 AM - 10:00 PM
11:45 AM - 10:00 PM
11:45 AM - 10:00 PM
11:45 AM - 10:00 PM
11:45 AM - 11:00 PM
11:45 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kongresni trg 3, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia (Formerly Kralj Zara BBQ Restaurant)
  • Location: Europe  >  Slovenia  >  Upper Carniola Region  >  Ljubljana
  • Phone Number: +386 1 421 90 91
  • E-mail
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