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Ranc Restaurant

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Hrvatskih Domobrana 23, Bol, Brac Island 21420, Croatia
+385 21 635 635
18:00 - 23:30
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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Great steak and friendly staff, the restaurant had a nice atmosphere and service couldn't of been better.

Thank Ian D
High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

A really good restaurant serving local fresh food. I had grilled lamb which was so succulent, the others I was with were all equally impressed with their food,especially the Greek salad which was huge and crispy fresh with the creamiest cheese ever! The wines were very good too, again locally produced. The service was exemplary and very friendly by someone... More 

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Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Ate there at our last night in Bol. Place was not very busy (low season), we were greeted warmly and had no trouble communicating in English. Food was excellent, we had a Ranč platter as appetizer, then lamb (delish!) and the kids had mussels and pasta. Bread and their own olive oil was also served. The lamb came with a... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Had great octopus salad for an opener followed by grilled seafood platter. Waitress explained the difference between a first and second class fish: white meat vs dark meat.

Thank tagolilong
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Walking distance from our hotel in Bol, warm early autumn night for a seafood dinner. Our wonderful waitress, Rosa, welcomed us. We started with an octopus salad followed by the seafood platter with longostinos, mussels and two whole fish. Dinner was capped with a free cherry brandy at the end.

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Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Could not fault any of it. Honestly didn't even expect the food to be as good as it was. Had Spaghetti milanese and the tomato sauce was so rich and tasty. The Mrs had the grilled Lamb and was very happy. The house red went down very well and the staff were attentive and most of all very personable. Then... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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167 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016

We tried this restaurant on our final night in Bol at the recommendation of our apartment host and the tripadvisor reviews. WOW! We can see why this restaurant is regarded so highly. It is nicely located at the top of Bol in nice surroundings. Despite not having a reservation we still managed to get a table and thoroughly enjoyed our... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

We eat here on our first night, they were busy when we arrived but managed to get us a table. The staff are excellent and the food is just as excellent. The local red wine is great and the atmosphere is friendly. Would absolutely recommend this restaurant if your in Bol! We will be returning here again before we leave.

Thank HollieLorraine
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We were lucky enough to find a table at this highly recommended restaurant- which did not disappoint. We arrived early and both ordered the lamb chops which were delicious and we ordered grilled vegetables and peas alongside. As the restaurant filled up over the duration of the evening the service slowed considerably. There were only 2 people waiting and they... More 

Thank Simone03
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Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

As this is the number one restaurant in Bol we couldn't not visit it! We dived straight in and had the Dalmatian platter to start followed by the fish platter for mains! The starter came with the most amazing "Dalmatian sauce" which was a garlic oil- I could have taken a bath in it! It was amazing! The main was... More 

Thank Hannah W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Soups, Croatian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Parking Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hrvatskih Domobrana 23, Bol, Brac Island 21420, Croatia
  • Location: Europe  >  Croatia  >  Dalmatia  >  Split-Dalmatia County  >  Brac Island  >  Bol
  • Phone Number: +385 21 635 635

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