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Restaurant Vela Vrata


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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner

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Lunch, Dinner
Croatian, Mediterranean, European, Central European
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Table Service
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Reviewed February 19, 2019

This has really great taste everyone will like it. I really love this restaurant, will go everyday even if I am busy with my work.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank fengo41
Reviewed October 24, 2018

My husband and I loved this restaurant so much we ate there 2 nights in a row. The outdoor patio is a great place to dine. The view of the sky at sunset was beautiful. Great service, friendly staff.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Hikemom
Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

Buzet has become the truffle Mecca, but the truth is that you can find delicious truffle dishes at several places in Istria. I feel that Vela Vrata has capitalized on this fame and the food does not justify the pricing. I had a truffle plate...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank leahw1979
Reviewed October 8, 2018

Monday, wet to the skin on returning from a trip around Buzet, we searched for a place to warm up and eat something of local food. Unfortunately trattoria "Most" that we went to visit was closed despite the information to work on Mondays. With Trip...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank PearlsMT
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

Very nice place in old town of Buzet, excellent food, very professional staff, reasonable prices. Need to visit.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 79elvisk
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

Located on top of the town. Nice view but terase practically on the road. Pretentious menu. The food is good but could be better. I would eat here again.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Maja K
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

To be fair our experience was better than average but not “very good” - it’s all about the setting and ambience here - not the food really. We shared a chicken salad starter which was large and very tasty, giving us high hopes for our...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank andreawo
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

We sat in a small seating area built into the wall with amazing views of the sunset. The food was excellent and we recommend the lamb and duck with beetroot.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank mattwL7601EK
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

The hotel is wonderful. The restaurant unfortunately is subbed out to someone separate and is not very good or reputable and is grossly overpriced for the area . The beef was tough and the truffle shavings he upsold me on were tasteless Unfortunately, the fellow...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank thomas m
Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

We agree fully with good review of other reviewers. Food is amazing. Personal is very friendly and if you have luck you can enjoy a view under the trees. Worth to stay.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Matjaz D
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