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Zagrebachka Ulica 7, Zadar 23000, Croatia
+385 23 313 012
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2016 via mobile

We were sailing with friends and stop in Zadar. Food was really good and tasty. We ate steaks with mushrooms...

Thank Primoz N
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

Popped in as our appment was a nearby.would be an excellent spot for a large group party or big family dinner.The staff were all friendly and helpful. The restaurant is clean and looks good inside and out. The food is based around the wood smoked barbecue grills which you can see out front. I ordered the pork and my wife... More 

Thank Ciaran C
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Wonderful spit roast,masterful waiter's,very reasonably priced. We have scheduled three further visit's to the emporium of piggyliciouness.Do not hesitate!!!

Thank Diorman
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

Best restaurant we've tried in our holiday in Croatia. Pork, beaf, lamb, parmesan and vine, were excelent ! The waiter was very friendly and very professional.

Thank Dan C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

This place is great if you want to eat fantastic grilled meat. We ate soup, which is very tasty, chicken, and grill plate. Everything is well prepared, even potatoes! Staff is nice, helpfull, and atmosphere is great.

Thank bknappov
Arad, Romania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

Excellent choice, I will go back there with a lot of pleasure! Very good food, excellent position, great place to sleep, eat...every think was perfect! And they make an omlette....delicious...

Thank albuamalia
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

Excellent food with great prices. Mrs Dajana was great, she was very professional and kind, we had great lunch time at Riva, enjoying in grill food, fish and pork.

Thank Mirela S
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

We got there late and disappointed there was no lamb left. We chose pork instead, with chips, salad and veg. Salad was average but everything else was outstanding and delicious

Thank Ptkemblatravellers
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

This was perfect. Location not the best. But if you wish to eat in a local place with old style and well grilled food, then you are at the right place. You should definately order grilled chicken with fries and veg as side order, a cold large beer and just enjoy. It looked like the place hade regulars coming in... More 

Thank Ola A
Dubrovnik, Croatia
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 23, 2016

So basically, we arrived at 8 o'clock with few people in there. We had been waiting for exactly 1 hour and 30 minutes for our food. Really bad service by young waiter who wasn't even felling sorry for our waiting. After our meal was served it was loaded with some bad oil and it was distasteful, only good it was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Barbecue, European, Soups, Croatian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Zagrebachka Ulica 7, Zadar 23000, Croatia
  • Location: Europe  >  Croatia  >  Dalmatia  >  Zadar County  >  Zadar
  • Phone Number: +385 23 313 012
Apartmens,grill,lamb,janjetina,povoljno noćenje

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