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Gornji trg 28, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
+386 1 425 30 94
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London, United Kingdom
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72 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a stylish, lovely place this is. If you are all about touchy-feely wait staff then this is not the place for you as the staff go about there job efficiently with a minimum of fuss and let the good do the talking. And what great good! We had the Balaca truffles and frog legs to start followed by lamb... More 

Thank Martin O
Helsinki, Finland
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52 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They know their truffles! If you´re truffle lover like I am, this is the place. I also learned something new about truffles: great combinations with beetroot! Never would´ve thought about that. Menu has a large selection of all sorts of things, and quite often it´s a sign for a bad restaurant, but not in this case. My local friends ordered... More 

Thank Nunu-Mervi
Ljubljana, Slovenia
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

The restaurant Špajza prepared a great menu, not a complicated one for the Restaurants week 2017 in Slovenia. I had the fish menu. The fish was outstanding. The place is great. I recommend this restaurant!

Thank anuskaferligoj
Istanbul, Turkey
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119 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

an authentic restaurant in Old Town of Ljubljana which, believing, one of the most good one with not only its ambiance but also with a delicious Slovenian and common dishes of meats and seafoods.. . On purpose we went there on the day of Valentine and had menu of seafoods and meats prepared very intelligently against reasonable prices together with... More 

Thank fethi d
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Cozy place with very nice food. I usually eat colt (young horse) which I would always recommend. And take chocolate mousse at the end. Its fantastic. Prices are not low but fairly represent quality.

Thank Tadej K
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 February 2017

A bit out of the main tourist area but definitely with the extra few hundred meters. Was here in January when Ljubljana is very quiet, but also no local somehow in the place. Resstaurant is in an old house with a number of smaller rooms. I had a nice starter with eggplant/aubergine, tomatoes and cheese from the oven, and a... More 

Thank Jan F
Annecy, France
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366 reviews
209 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 216 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

This restaurant got such great reviews, we decided to have a late lunch at it. The ambiance is cozy, the wait staff was friendly. However, the food was just OK. The presentation on the plate was boring. The pasta was drowned in sauce and the fish, endive and potatoes were all the same color. Not very appetizing. My husband had... More 

Thank heartstoyou
Ljubljana, Slovenia
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017

I know lots of people love this place and rate it as one of the best in Ljubljana. Unfortunately, that's not how I see it. I've been to Špajza several times, always coming back in hopes of finally getting the good food everybody else is talking about. Well, it hasn't happened (yet). The last time I was there was with... More 

1 Thank DolcedeLece
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78 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We were happy to return to a place we used to love a lot. It still is a nice and welcoming restaurant, with rooms that are quite diverse - some more, some less cozy and welcoming. The place was pretty empty when we visited it. We were absolutely not impressed with the waiter, who was a bit pushy and aggressive... More 

Thank ms_sporty
Geneva, Switzerland
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92 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2017

I believe it's the best restaurant in Ljubljana.The food is excellent as well as the local wine,the service is very good,the price is correct and the interior design is very pleasant.I can recommend the octopus dishes.

Thank Evgueni2013

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Soups, Slovenian, Central European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gornji trg 28, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
  • Location: Europe  >  Slovenia  >  Upper Carniola Region  >  Ljubljana
  • Phone Number: +386 1 425 30 94

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