The Slovenia Restaurant Awards 2019

Winning ceremony 7.5.2019 from 15:00 at Evergreen, Smlednik

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Monstera bistro

Monstera Bistro is just a stone’s throw away from Kongresni Trg, right in Ljubljana’s city centre, making it a great place to stop off for lunch or dinner after a…

Hiša Raduha

Opened in 1875, Hiša Raduha has been passed down through generations, with it now being head chef Martina Breznik’s turn to take the reins. Breznik places special emphasis on imaginative…

Hiša Franko

Hiša Franko with Chef Ana Roš 38th best restaurant in the world Roundly regarded by gourmands, amateur foodies, tourists and locals alike as one of the best restaurants in the…

Hiša Denk

Using fresh local produce, Hiša Denk seamlessly blends the past with modernity throughout their dishes, with head chef Gregor Vračko paying close attention to details while crafting complex, flavourful dishes.…

Dvor Jezeršek

Generally when a restaurant is awarded a title such as ‘Taste Slovenia – Culinary Centre’, you can be sure that what you will find within will tickle each and every…

Gostilna Pri kolovratu

First opening its doors in 1836, Gostilna Pri Kolovratu specialises in traditional Slovene food – even using recipes from the first Slovene cookbook. Offering hearty meals, including Ljubljana žlikrofi with…

Gostilna Tomi

A short walk from Portorož’s coast, Gostilna Tomi is a traditional restaurant, with a wood-panelled bar and midrange prices, that serves classic, wonderfully cooked seafood. Tomi is a family run…

Gostilna Skaručna

This tasty gostilna was opened in the village of the same name just north of Ljubljana by Slavko Žagar Sr back in 1975. To this day Skaručna has the reputation…

Gostilna Na Gradu

Decidedly upmarket in appearance and service, the prices are surprisingly modest – especially given the truly unique location and dining experience that goes along with it. Na Gradu’s award-winning chefs…

Carrying out a professional, independent and national selection of the best Slovenian restaurants is a project that has been maturing for quite some time and is now in its third year of running. The increasing demand from tourists for reviews of Slovenian restaurants in foreign languages, and the fact that these reviews are rarity even in Slovene, made us realise that the process of reviewing Slovene restaurants must begin as soon as possible.

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We're very proud to offer you a wide variety of products that are made exclusively in Slovenia. These include a variety of books including the best seller THE Slovenia book, products such as the notorious Goat Mug and sweets like handmade chocolates. All of the products available in our shop make both great business gifts as well as travel souvenirs. If you'd like to get your product featured in our shop please contact us.

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With nearly a decade of experience publishing English language travel books, guides, maps and other media written exclusively by foreigners living in Slovenia, THE Slovenia International Publishing House is the #1 source of professionally-written travel and tourism information in this small green country on the sunny side of the Alps. The long-time producer of Slovenia's In Your Pocket branded guides, in recent years THE Slovenia team has expanded its scope and now uses its local know-how to offer a wide-selection of books, maps, gifts, trips and more, both online and at its office on Slovenska Cesta in the heart of Ljubljana.

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