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Konoba Bukaleta

Loznati 9a, Cres 51557, Croatia
+385 51 571 606
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lamb” (125 reviews)
“potatoes” (11 reviews)
“liver” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Barbecue, European, Croatian
€€ - €€€
Loznati 9a, Cres 51557, Croatia
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Reviewed 14 June 2017

People are lovely and the place is on of Loznati hill. The speciality is lamb and also the features of the restaurant are related to hunting and lamb skin on the wall. Very traditional but not suitable for vegetarian.

Thank lindascuizzato
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The restaurant is famous for its food, mostly based on local specialty - the lamb, which is by far the best in the country. We were part of the very large group (almost two hundred people) and they managed to serve everyone with great care...More

1  Thank Borzov
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Bukaleta is a hidden gem. Local restaurant is hidden in a small village Loznati, not far from the city Cres on the island of Cres. Very narrow road leads to the village and good choice for your dinner. Ou will need reservation during the summer...More

Thank Miha P
Reviewed 2 May 2017

What more is there to say: just go and enjoy a delicieus meal. Maybe you will be served by the waiter with the beautifull dark voice, but there are all friendly. You are coming for the food and this is excellent.

Thank maseland
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

This was the third time we visited Bukaleta. Again confirmed as 1st class restaurant and decided we will come back. Perfcet food (best lamb in Croatia) and excelant service. Highly recomended.

Thank Vedran M
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We came back for second opinion and now we are shure that there is best lamb from oven on island of Cres

Thank Šareni P
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We came to this restaurant thanks to recommendation of a person living in Fazana when spending a week of holiday in Istria. The food was excellent and the bill was surprisingly low. Red house wine perfect. We had lamb for adults and mix grill meat...More

Thank Kama7600
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Nice place, kind staff. We had breaded lamb and lamb under the lid. Both perfect. Looknig forward to get back and try other lamb dishes. By far the best lamb I've ever had.

1  Thank AbuDIno
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This is our favorite place to eat when we are in Cres. My parents are from the island and we always visit Bukaleta for the delicious lamb, fresh baked bread and pasta dishes. I have been coming to Cres for many years and I can...More

2  Thank Tina V
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

This restauraunt do not have nice view and locations but proves it is possible create nice restaurant in near nothing. Offer very nice domestic very fresh and and very tasty food. Offer mostly lamb and meal with lamb. Great.

Thank Branislav M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Loznati 9a, Cres 51557, Croatia
  • Location: Europe  >  Croatia  >  Primorje-Gorski Kotar County  >  Kvarner Bay Islands  >  Cres Island  >  Cres
  • Phone Number: +385 51 571 606
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