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Kavarna Zvezda

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$$ - $$$
Cafe, European, Slovenian
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Wolfova ulica 14, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
+386 1 421 90 90
10:00 - 20:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 10:00 - 20:00
Mon - Sat 07:00 - 23:00
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Very popular cafe. Was packed when we visited on a Sunday afternoon but service was still good and brisk. Great selection of coffee and cakes. The cherry strudel is one of the best I've ever had.

Thank LeeEileen
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99 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Instead of lunch in this beautiful city, I chose to have a cappuccino and dessert. Great choice. Our tour guide said this was the best place to have pastry. He knew what he was taking about. I chose the local specialty, Gibanica. Cheese curd, apple, poppy seed and walnuts are sandwiched between layers of filo. It is served warm and... More 

London, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

Cakes are absolutely incredible. drinks are yummy as well but just be sure to try cakes as well. enjoy

Thank misskarinrus
Haifa, Israel
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Yummy!! By far this was the best slice of Kremsnite we had in Slovenia! Much better then the ones in Bled!

Thank MeytalRoi
Geneva, Switzerland
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109 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

Best place to stop for afternoon tea! They have a huge selection of cakes in a nice cosy interior. Good coffee and tea.

Thank hfng
Rethymnon, Greece
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

very nice coffes ,smoothies and cakes i use to take there my coffee when i am in lumbliana i love the toast with truffles ,,its a good place

Thank porto818
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Been here on several occasions, the coffee adn the desserts are good, but the staff just doesn't do it for me. I sat down around 12am and as I recall the place was half empty and there were around 3-4 waiters working their shift. But it still took them around 20 minutes to even acknowledge that I was sitting there... More 

1 Thank Lara R
Nomadinja E, Public Relations Manager at Kavarna Zvezda, responded to this review

Dear Lara, We are really sorry for your disappointment, we will investigate what happened and we promise that we will have a meeting with our staff. We really try to give a great service and amazing home-made desserts. We also invest a lot of energy, time and knowledge in our employees so it really sadnesses us to hear that this... More 

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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Mediocrity at is best :-) Very posh kind a place but really not that good.... Got stains on my plate cover it by napkin....

1 Thank Anton K
Paris, France
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1,399 reviews
1,129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 645 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Nice coffee shop on the main square of Ljubljana - as always in town, cappuccino is excellent and small cookies served with coffee crispy and delicious.

Thank Scipion-Paris
Ljubljana, Slovenia
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63 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

I won't tell you to avoid it because there's nothing really bad if you go to this place. But really - do not expect anything beyond mediocrity. That's how coffee tastes, that's also how most of the cakes taste and the staff is also somewhere between ok and bad. If you're looking for good cakes and/or ice cream you better... More 

2 Thank Blaz H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$17
Cafe, European, Slovenian
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wolfova ulica 14, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
  • Location: Europe  >  Slovenia  >  Upper Carniola Region  >  Ljubljana
  • Phone Number: +386 1 421 90 90
Zvezda Café on the corner of Wolfova street and Zvezda park is one of the most popular meeting places of Ljubljana’s citizens. It’s a perfect place for relaxed chat in good company or coffe break from sightseeing. Treat yourself with legendary Zvezda cakes or delicious snacks and enjoy bustling city life right in the middle of the Ljubljana city centre.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?