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Gostilna Na gradu

) #35 of 488 Restaurants in Ljubljana ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ European, , Eastern European
Grajska planota 1 | Ljubljana Castle, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
+386 31 301 777
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Grajska planota 1 | Ljubljana Castle, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Pros: food quality, service, location Cons: location (long stroll up the hill) I ordered pasta filled with potato ('žlikrofi'), lamb ragout. A bowl arrived and first few sips seemed nothing special. After a while the flavor kicked in. I ate all the heavy stuff but...More

Thank Piotr Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful location in the castle , interesting menu with a lot of Slovenian specialties and everything was very tasteful and creative with a correct price... Waiters were very helpful and give us good advices... A must to try !

Thank sylbadkitty
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled upon this gem by accident. While visiting Ljubljana Castle there were several restaurants within the city walls. We didn't know this but there was going to be a movie preview that evening and preparations were being made. We walked up to Gostilna Na...More

Thank Kris S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Gostilna is nice restaurant for a dinner for two. Inner space is divided it two parts. More interesting is a glass room with open look to the terrace. Inner part is too noisy, sometimes with very loud groups. Food is simply good. They serve something...More

Thank Miha P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great food but I was shocked by the bill, it was the most expensive meal we had on our entire European trip. The views were good, service impeccable, but in hindsight we could have had three meals beside the river for the same price.

Thank Listen4life
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tasted like warmed in a microwave totally chewy. Coffee took 10 more minutes to arrive. Do not recommend.

Thank JorgeEC
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Excellent service, location (and free open air cinema if you dine here late in July !), good selection of Slovenian wines by the glass and nice menu. After my 'castle platter' starter I was looking forward to my calves' liver. I like liver, but when...More

Thank Amstraveler
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Perfect location with a diverse menu offering creative local flavor. Their selection of local wines is also wonderful. Staff helpful--take their recommendations and try something new and different! The appetizers and soup were my favorite courses!

Thank Buckslolo
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Couldn't leave Ljubljana without having lunch in a castle. From the menu the deer caught my eye, and i am happy it did the deer was cooked to perfection, the sauce perfectly complemented it and the sides on point. A great dish enjoyed with a...More

Thank Tarek H
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Not sure if Frank from Colorado ate at the same restaurant. We had a 5 course degustation menu for 42 Euros and it was amazing. All authentic Slovenian food with a modern look. The presentation of every course was artistic and definitely a fine dining...More

Thank Aust_mum
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 00:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grajska planota 1 | Ljubljana Castle, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
  • Location: Europe  >  Slovenia  >  Upper Carniola Region  >  Ljubljana
  • Phone Number: +386 31 301 777
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Gostilna Na Gradu is in the castle courtyard. The decor is a mix of old castle artifacts and modern like the castle. We went with a group, the food and service were excellent. Normally I would avoid any restaurant in a monument for anything more than a hot dog at the time of famine. This one is run by the couple that own Hisa Franko near Kobarid. Ana Ros is a gifted chef. More on that with my review of Hisa Franko. (The food is Slovenian and not really Croatian. In this part of the world, wars have been fought over less!
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