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Restaurant Arkada

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Poljichkih Knezova 13, Podstrana 21311, Croatia
+385 21 333 299
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4:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Dublin, Ireland
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We went a few times and the food and service was good. We tried local food as much as possible and the local vino of course. Grappis to finish but be careful some are hooch like.

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North London
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195 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Because of the good reviews, we were naively expecting too much and were disappointed by the very average dishes that lacked seasoning other than salt. For example, the 'fish soup' was completely bland and nothing more than insipid and watery. The rest of the dishes were so unmemorable and frankly I looked for the receipt to remind me but it... More 

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Thank SuzanneNorthLondon
London
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38 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I celebrated a birthday here and the food was perfect. Sat outside and had flambeed sea bass prepared at the table.

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Thank suepack
Paris, France
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A really good restaurant hidden inside it's own hedge! This is special, it's beautiful, calm, run as only a top chef runs his own restaurant, an excellent cellar, and really memorable, fresh, fresh dishes. All that and yet unpretentious and remarkably reasonable. We soon found that it knocked spots off other good local restaurants and yet was less expensive than... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best evening meal in Croatian tour. Helpful, friendly staff. Really enjoyable steak but remember to order sides as no garnish, delicious deserts. Worth the effort to find though it is signed from main road, wish we'd found it earlier

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Thank NicandDunc
London
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82 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Difficult to access this restaurant as it is on a busy road and up a lot of stairs. However pleasant food and service. We had seabass in sauce which was pleasant and friendly service.Good pasta also.

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Thank Jeremy5
Brighton, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had possibly THE WORST restaurant experience here whilst on holiday in Croatia with friends. This restaurant came highly recommended by our local host so we booked in advance for a friends birthday celebration. When we arrived we had to find a host to seat us & were then told 'sit wherever'...there was a large table already set aside for our... More 

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London
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Shockingly bad restaurant. We went as a group of twenty people this evening. The booking was made earlier in the day so they were aware they would be dealing with a large group. First of all, we had to summon the waiter twice just to order drinks. We had already waited fifteen minutes just to order drinks. After ordering wine... More 

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Harpenden, United Kingdom
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100 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A little hard to find just off the busy main road - but worth it ! The entrance is weird as you climb a winding staircase, into the car park and then walk across into the main entrance .... but don't give up ! A lovely outdoor area if the weather is good but the inside is also very nice.... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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43 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant is located on a small road behind the main road with ample parking available nearby. The setting is beautiful, with little lamps at the entrance, beautiful wooden floors and a stunning courtyard with vine covered walls. The staff were friendly and helpful, and even deboned our fish. We ordered a few dishes, all of which were delicious but... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$9 - $40
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Croatian, Seafood
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Poljichkih Knezova 13, Podstrana 21311, Croatia
  • Location: Europe  >  Croatia  >  Dalmatia  >  Split-Dalmatia County  >  Podstrana
  • Phone Number: +385 21 333 299
Description
Famous gastronomic location in Split - Arkada restaurant is located in Podstrana, above hotel Lav, a few kilometers away from the center of Split. Here you can enjoy in good kitchen and excellent service, which are worth every kilometer travelled. Restaurant manager and chef, Bogdanovic Miro, will always welcome you with a new dish, which he did not even managed to include in the menu.

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