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Cafe Royal

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Od Pucha 1, Dubrovnik 20000, Croatia
+385 20 326 222
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4 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a couple of cracking meals here. Can recommend the black risotto & seafood pasta. Service is delightful - nothing is too much trouble for the staff.

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Thank roderick s
London
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the seafood platter. I forgot what it was called on the menu but it was big, filling and tasty. Very nice staff as well.

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Thank Charles D
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the time we entered until we left it was wrong from then till we left. The service was terrible, Food even worse than that. The calamari was stinky and rubbery, the beer came warm literally and when I went to the restroom I asked the guy at the bar, he said they don't chill it. He started putting ice... More 

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Thank onaizak
London, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Chose this place pretty much by accident, just walking past and opted-in. Friendly smiley faces when we walked in. We were seated in the middle of the room on a comfy table allowing us to take in the slightly manic decor, it doesn't really seem to know what it wants to look like. Once we were seated the service became... More 

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Thank Chris B
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017

It's on a pretty square but that is all it has going for it. Very poor food. We ordered mussels. Over cooked by hours. So salty they were inedible. Came out cold. My husband ordered pasta with seafood. Very mediocre. Service was very poor. There was almost no one there but we had to call the waiter over to order... More 

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Thank Jodi G
Tonbridge, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

My wife's chicken was dry and very little taste, although when we mentioned it they did remove from the bill. Neither meal had much taste. I had the sea bass that was also dry with nothing to endear it.

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Thank m4rtykent
1 review
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Went on a quiet out of season night and was served excellent food with good unhurried service. Three course meal with local wine, sitting inside as raining outside. Good value.

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Thank Richard L
Perth, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 292 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Sat outside in a nice, peaceful, little square a stone's throw from the Stradum. Food was okay and they served some nice local beer and cocktails too. Food and drink seemed a little expensive. Staff need to learn to be more attentive and show enthusiasm - the welcome and delivery of food and drink was not at all done with... More 

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Thank FairCityFrasie
Sudbury, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Myself, the GF and two friends stopped here for a drink after a wander around Dubrovnik. We sat outside in a busy square which was a little cold but not fault of the venue! Drinks were on the more expensive side- 45kn for a large beer which in some places i.e. Rovinj would buy two and have 15kn change!

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Thank gilescorenwannabe
Henlow, United Kingdom
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115 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We'd actually been staying in the hotel where this restaurant is on street level and where we'd had our breakfast each morning. So, with a very late flight home we choose to eat here before heading to the airport. It had been a drizzly day but the big umbrellas seemed to be doing a great job of keeping the outdoor... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Croatian, Seafood
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Od Pucha 1, Dubrovnik 20000, Croatia
  • Location: Europe  >  Croatia  >  Dalmatia  >  Dubrovnik-Neretva County  >  Dubrovnik
  • Phone Number: +385 20 326 222

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