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Veli Joze

Ulica Svetoga Krizha - Via Santa Croce 1, Rovinj 52210, Croatia
+385 52 816 337
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good38%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (17 reviews)
“mussels” (11 reviews)
“goulash” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Croatian, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Ulica Svetoga Krizha - Via Santa Croce 1, Rovinj 52210, Croatia
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1 - 10 of 171 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We sat outside at long tables. Food was very nice for the price. I tried ćevapčići for the first time and I'm sold. Friendly and quick service. Nice overall.

Thank FrancoisAP
Reviewed 10 November 2017

We spent some time before the food arrived just walking around looking at the eclectic décor. The food was very good. We had fish and it was fresh and well prepared. Calamari was great too. The wait staff was not overly attentive but just right....More

Thank tclark3319
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We like easygoing, comfortable food. Nothing fancy & sophisticated. This is Veli Jože. Simple, friendly service. Nice local dishes. Tasty. In autumn the atmosphere was perfect, not hectic. It may be different in summer, though. The place is located in the middle of the turistic...More

Thank iztoce
Reviewed 24 October 2017

typical Croatian restaurant, interesting interior design - we liked it a lot. Food was very good, a bit too much garlic however, but not a big issue. Food for sure well above average, what we did not like : type and loudness of music (80's)...More

Thank TomCalgary69
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Came here twice during our stay, delicious minestrone soup, freshest fish, tiramisu to die for, and organic red wine made in Rovinj. Perfect!

Thank zizzyanne
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

We dined at this restaurant a month ago and we didn't have the best dining experience (as per my previous review). However, at the end of the evening the waiter took my credit card away to process the payment of our meal. I wasn't comfortable...More

Thank Tringy
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Our hotel recommend we try this lively, busy restaurant in the old centre of Rovinj. It was pretty busy and we shared a long table with other guests. Service is friendly and efficient. The decor is pretty "full on" with lots of stuff hanging on...More

Thank brianoz76
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff, nice atmosphere and plenty to choose from on the menu. Steak was incredible and the tuna salad was fresh and filling.

Thank Laura G
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Very cozy place with friendly staff. The food was very nice, but the prices are a bit too high for my opinion. Almost every restaurant in Rovinj is very expensive, so it was no surptise. However, portions were fine. We ate some goulash, squids and...More

Thank Violeta P
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

We wanted a coffee and cake...or small starter. It was raining and this place looked great from the road. Sadly a very dismissive staff member was stood in the door and said “only for food!”The town was so quiet and he was so abrupt and...More

Thank greenpanther30
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ulica Svetoga Krizha - Via Santa Croce 1, Rovinj 52210, Croatia
  • Location: Europe  >  Croatia  >  Istria  >  Rovinj
  • Phone Number: +385 52 816 337
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