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) #12 of 124 Restaurants in Hvar $$$$ Mediterranean, European,
Ulica Petra Hektorovica 11, Hvar, Hvar Island 21450, Croatia
+385 21 741 073
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Mediterranean, European, Croatian, Vegetarian Friendly
Ulica Petra Hektorovica 11, Hvar, Hvar Island 21450, Croatia
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Reviewed September 12, 2015 via mobile

The service and food at Giaxa were beyond expectation. The ambience was very romantic and the lobster was the best I had while on holiday.

1  Thank S G
Reviewed September 10, 2015

I hate it when I sit down they tell me how long do I have to finish my dinner. A good restaurant would never do this it actually only happened to me once before and surprisingly it was at a Nobu restaurant. We finished our...More

2  Thank Gabor V
Reviewed September 9, 2015 via mobile

We had an enjoyable meal here. We tired to book a second time but they wouldn't accept a booking for two when we wanted - not for being booked out but for only being a group of two, yet we had booked for the night...More

1  Thank Jessica B
Reviewed September 6, 2015 via mobile

We went there just for the lobster. I had one and my husband had a lamb. The lobster was really good. Grilled into the right point, very good size and fresh. If for rating a lobster, maybe there is no place actually better. The lamb...More

Thank THRP
Reviewed September 5, 2015 via mobile

Giaxa was by far our favourite restaurant in all of Hvar. The restaurant is situated in the centre of Hvar's beautiful backstreets, and the outdoor setting is quaint and romantic. The waiters were quick, attentive and overall service we received was world class. We ordered...More

1  Thank Sonnyd123
Reviewed September 1, 2015

Greta romantic atmosphere! First sequence (Giaxa sea plate) was amazing, 5 different sorts of see food, prepared on different ways. Main dish (tuna stake) also tasty and amazing in general. Desert was not so good. Service was good, they had very good recommendations.

Thank Bojana84
Reviewed August 30, 2015

Set within the old town walls you can choose to eat within their courtyard or outside along the pavement. Food was well presented and very delicious! Not a cheap meal but excellent service and atmosphere. We had a late lunch here and it was very...More

1  Thank Cathy B
Reviewed August 29, 2015 via mobile

Stumbled upon this restaurant in Hvar old town and loved the atmosphere. Menu was small but clearly specialized. The wine recommendations by the waiter were spot on and not expensive at all, despite this being a very nice restaurant. The fresh bread, olives and olive...More

Thank CdninLondon05
Reviewed August 28, 2015

Really nice old town restaurant - eating in an ancient courtyard - very pretty. Food is very good - mid range to slightly more expensive. Service great on first night and bit hit and miss on second visit. Principally family groups.

Thank Jo900
Reviewed August 27, 2015 via mobile

Good food and decent wine selection, however slightly pricey. Lovely outdoor setting which we enjoyed.

Thank corash
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Julian K
June 9, 2017|
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Response from Ivona5 | Property representative |
Yes we do, we accept all cards!
August 8, 2015|
Response from Ivona5 | Property representative |
It takes about 15min to get from the main square to the fortress. Call us if you want to make a reservation!
July 9, 2015|
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Response from Ivona5 | Property representative |
Our starters cost between 80 and 180kn and the mains between 95 and 360kn. Desserts are 40-55kn. Hope I helped! Kind regards, Ivona Rudan
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ulica Petra Hektorovica 11, Hvar, Hvar Island 21450, Croatia
  • Location: Europe  >  Croatia  >  Dalmatia  >  Split-Dalmatia County  >  Hvar Island  >  Hvar
  • Phone Number: +385 21 741 073
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