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Gostilna Ruj


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner


Italian, Slovenian, International, European, Fusion
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Italian, Slovenian, International, European, Fusion
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Table Service
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Reviewed July 15, 2019 via mobile

Great small restaurant on the IT/SLO border. Chef is taking care of his kitchen and his guests. We took 3 course menu, which was really delicious and we tried a lot. Each round they prepared two different dishes, I would recommend lamb or pork from...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed June 29, 2019 via mobile

Typical local dishes, but with a modern twist. Top quality raw material nicely handled to create delicious dishes. Excellent selection of wines from the region. Menu is not printed but read to you by the friendly staff. Very good service. Simple but nice atmosphere. A...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed May 6, 2019

A humble house in the middle of nowhere going for a humble »okrepčevalnica« (eatery) in its very name. Chef & owner started successfully many years ago, then diversified his activities to two other restaurants. All the time, with or without him around, Ruj was a...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank ZahtevniGost
Reviewed March 24, 2019 via mobile

As we prepare delicious dishes by ourselves, it's very difficult for us to find a restaurant which meet our expectations. Our friends recommended us Gostilnica Ruj which even exceeded our expectations. Everything there is perfect- lovely ambient, nice and fiendly owners/staff, delicious food and great...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed March 17, 2019 via mobile

It was a pleasant surprise - really really good food, although a bit small portions. Staff professional and really pleasant and friendly. Prices a bit high. Food from home grown ingredienty, but with special ‘touch’.

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed March 16, 2019

All courses were very tasteful but for that quality a bit overpriced. Even after paying the owner tried to charge us for 10 more euros. I find this very unprofessional and unfair.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Maks matej C
Reviewed January 16, 2019 via mobile

The location is rather small and intimate. Menu is not printed but read to you by the friendly staff. I tend to prefer to see the prices, though, before ordering. We had excellent ricotta - small portion though - and marinated meat (good taste) then...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Marco61Italy
Reviewed September 30, 2018

We visited Ruj for dinner and were surrounded with only Italian guests! The staff is really friendly and helpful, atmosphere is cosy! The food was great, only main course could be warmer, sight dishes were already bit colder! the waiter suggest good wine beside the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank dLukan
Reviewed July 4, 2018

Many of the dishes are re-imagined traditional Slovenian dishes but with a modern twist. The service was excellent and the food was trully amazing.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank bluejules2012
Reviewed June 14, 2018

I was amassed with the owner and his hospitality, he is magician, he talks of food with lot of devotion and love. Their štruklje with mushrooms were divine, as well as domestic chicken/cock. Whole food made in restaurant is locally made and is delicious

Date of visit: June 2018
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