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Konoba Vrisnik

Vrisnik 5, Jelsa, Hvar Island 21465, Croatia
+385 91 578 7351
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Barbecue, European, Croatian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Vrisnik 5, Jelsa, Hvar Island 21465, Croatia
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Reviewed October 13, 2017

Stopped in one afternoon for something light. Were seated outside initially, but then it started to rain, so we moved indoors. Ambiance inside and outside is very attractive and serene. We opted for some wine and a cheese platter with Dalmatian ham. Everything was good,...More

Thank SuzyQu15
Reviewed October 13, 2017

Good restaurant in small village. Peka meat is good. They have parking. Place is great for photo shooting.

Thank Rughe82
Reviewed September 19, 2017

Overall, our experience with restaurants on the Dalmatian coast has been subpar. Usually basic fare, not creative at all, and quite often dubious quality and quantity at inflated prices. The goal seems to be just to rip off tourists without any regard for repeat business....More

Thank Chimata-no-kami
Reviewed September 16, 2017

Lovely atmosphere and setting, the service is friendly but very slow. We had to wait far too long between dishes. The food is alright. But maybe our expectations were too high due to the reviews and recomendatons.

Thank Andr_s_S187458
Reviewed September 4, 2017

Nice cascading taverna with cozy atmosphere and local specialties. Amazing baked octopus and chocolate cake! Very pleasant staff

Thank Milena M
Reviewed August 31, 2017 via mobile

Went as part of 7 day cruise from Dubrovnik to Split. Food was extremely authentic Crotian. Staff very pleasant and helpful. Wine tasting included. Out of the way but well worth a visit.

1  Thank Drew p
Reviewed August 26, 2017

This Konoba is something you really need to visit when in Hvar. The town is quite lovely, and so is this restaurant. With an outside garden, the restaurant is fully booked in the evenings, so be carefull to reserve your table one day in advance....More

Thank katjabasic
Reviewed August 22, 2017

It is a "gem" place in the midland. Very authentic atmosphere, you sit under the sky in the garden where a huge fire place is stated - the food is made here. We get good service and had really nice and fresh seafood. Housewine was...More

Thank Meszi1
Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

The octopus peka was fantastic in term of taste, presentation and quality. Domestic white wine was also perfect. Nice atmosphere and service. To be recommended without any hesitation!

Thank 69Sig
Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

The food was very good with a good price, service fast and polite, beautiful place. If you go near Jelsa it woths a visit for sure. We enjoyed it.

Thank Francesco M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Scenic view, Kids, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vrisnik 5, Jelsa, Hvar Island 21465, Croatia
  • Location: Europe  >  Croatia  >  Dalmatia  >  Split-Dalmatia County  >  Hvar Island  >  Jelsa
  • Phone Number: +385 91 578 7351
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In the core of the sunny island of Hvar, in the small village of Vrisnik, there is the family run tavern Vrisnik. Its domestic ambiance and friendly humoured staff will make you wish to return each and every time again. Its blend of pleasant atmosphere and rich offer of Dalmatian cuisine, prepared in the traditional manner, will make your gastronomic experience memorable. Besides the wide choice of Dalmatian dishes, the Vrisnik Tavern offers you also grilled fish and meat specialties, various meals baked under the lid and homemade sweet delicacies, prepared by ancient family recipes. While enjoying the tranquillity of this place and the unique sound of the fire crackling in the heart, you will feel the scents of some ancient times. Welcome and enjoy your meal!
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