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Kapitulska 23, Banska Bystrica 974 01, Slovakia
+421 48/412 62 81
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Bratislava, Slovakia
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49 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner in this restaurant to celebrate a birthday. We were on the top floor, which is non smoking but as they don't close the door of the smoking room on the 2nd floor, the smoke smell is lingering everywhere. The room is pretty dark and very noisy already when barely half full with customers. We ordered red wine... More 

Thank Adline11
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2016 via mobile

Friendly service and a very interesting old military tower right in the centre of town just in front of the aircraft parked on the car park. The steak was delicious served on a hot stone with selection of sauces.

Thank David L
Strasbourg, France
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114 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016

The papardelle were very salty. The soups were very good and the beer cheap. Little playground for smaller children in front of the summer deck

Thank lien_belgium
Guernsey, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 11, 2016

I was there only once, for a menu lunch. The service has been polite, kind and smiling. The food was tasty, the atmosphere there perfect!

Thank Nikoleta H
Curno, Italy
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 3, 2016

The restaurant is located inside an old refurbished building from WW2 I guess. It is on three floors, first two dedicated to bar/pub. On the last floor there is the restaurant itself. It doesn't have many tables and it is quite silent, a good location for both business and leiseure dinners. The menu has quite few typical Slovakian/Eastern European dishes... More 

Thank loufer
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 12, 2015

A well stocked menu, with good steak selection. They have good beer and wines. Service is good and staff are friendly. You get a 10% discount if you stay locally at the Villa Maura Pension.

Thank Keith W
Bratislava, Slovakia
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67 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 23, 2014

We stopped there in the afternoon to have a drink and perhaps a dessert. After good 10 minutes the waiters actually noticed us and brought us the menu (by noticed I mean that they no longer ingnored us, they were aware of our presence as they were waiting the tables right next to ours). It took another 15 for somebody... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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171 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 13, 2014

I have always found the food to be excellent and good value. The staff were polite and patient, especially as only one of our party of 5 could speak Slovakian. The restraint is set in a really nice location, and if you get arrange it, a seat inside the tower is highly recommended for the best experience. Will hopefully be... More 

Thank Matt W
Banska Bystrica, Slovakia
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48 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 11, 2014

We have been several times here, but I can't remember what I had here. This is my problem with this place. Grey. Not bad, but nothing special. Location is excellent, service average, food is good but nothing extra. Staff - sometimes good, sometimes less pleasant.

Thank Bopat1
Krakow, Poland
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134 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 25, 2013

During weekdays sometimes the restaurant that is located in the tower is closed and only the garden is available... if the weather is good you will not mind it. Service was very good and friendly. Food was ok and the coffee was fine! Very tasty fresh mint tea:)

Thank kotbury

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
European, International, Eastern European, Central European
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kapitulska 23, Banska Bystrica 974 01, Slovakia
  • Location: Europe  >  Slovakia  >  Banska Bystrica Region  >  Banska Bystrica
  • Phone Number: +421 48/412 62 81

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