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Kandlerova Ulica 5, Pula 52100, Croatia
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23 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

After discussing our dietary requirements (Gluten Free) we were taken to a nice table by a very friendly waiter who talked us through all the options avaliable. We went for a seafood platter (SEE PHOTOS BELOW) and it was beautiful cheap and very tasty. The food only costs us 140 Kuna for 2 of us and I couldn't recommend it... More 

Thank Jack c
Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016

A friend and I decided to dine here after passing in the street, our waiter was extremely friendly, attentive and helpful. We decided to share a fish platter with garlic bread, the food arrived in good time and was presented well but overall tasted quite basic. I would consider it overpriced for what it was.

Thank Holly M
Bolzano, Italy
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

Worst food and service ever and who says contrary has absolutely no idea about food and gastronomy. I don't know if in these neighborhood you can find some better places because after this experience I won't try any of them.

Thank 27ppanta
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

Terrible food and service, not enough cooked, almost raw squids. Ravioli with salmon - too much salt, there were maybe 5 ravioli on the plate, there was almost no salmon. All in one... so bad...

Thank Borjana J
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40 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

We have been stopped by a waiter wich is usually something i don't really like, anyway they told us the daily fresh fish they had and we took a mixed grill plate for two persons. The fish was amazing and the price was about 25 € per person. They don't accept credit cards so be ready with cash.

Thank Bonnytek23
Oslo, Norway
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 9, 2016

One of my favorite restaurants in the beautiful town of Pula, - the service is excellent and the food is awesome, reasonable prices, relaxed atmosphere and the place is suitable for all ages. Recommended. Favourite dish; Calamares <3

Thank Morten_Bessho
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2016

I would strongly recommend not to eat pasta or meat at this restaurant - the worst quality I have ever had!

Thank CristinaAstolfi
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

The food was terrible. Tagliatelle with scampi was disgusting. Only tomatoe inside and scampi were of very bad taste. Don't go there.

Thank domenspecial
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

A nice setting for this restaurant. Competing with many others on nearby streets Barbara offers comfortable seating in a covered 'lounge' type area surrounded by greenery and decorated with lamps and chandeliers. A relaxing place to be and nice at night. Our opinions of the food seem to reflect the disparity of high/low reviews on this site though. A mackerel... More 

Thank Chilterner101
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4 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

Happened to end up in this place as it was mentioned in the green Michelin guide. But it is just your regular tourist trap. Food was nothing special. Small portions. Not possible to pay with credit card.

Thank TigerLB

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Croatian
Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kandlerova Ulica 5, Pula 52100, Croatia
  • Location: Europe  >  Croatia  >  Istria  >  Pula
  • Phone Number: 38552213501

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?