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Gostilna Pri Zabarju

€€ - €€€European, ,
Viska cesta 50, Ljubljana, Slovenia
+386 1 423 24 62
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“frog legs” (12 reviews)
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European, Slovenian, Central European
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Viska cesta 50, Ljubljana, Slovenia
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Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

It's an old restaurant with tradition, the third generation took the buisnes and is trying hard to satisfite their guests with traditional and sesonal dishes.

Thank Theprincesa
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Amazing range of international beers (don't miss the Ghostship), ice cream parlour and great for families as the kids can run around away from traffic. The restaurant is excellent, but a little bit more difficult to please the kids. Everyone is really friendly and many...More

Thank debaixa
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

It's been more than 45 years since I was here for the first time. I still remember as a small kid when my mom brought us here to eat. She said that this is the best restaurant with typically Slovenian food in Ljubljana. And it...More

Thank zokinjo1
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Same local restaurant without some new look as years ago. It has open garden without real atmosphere: some steps and trees and old tables. Good side is good ice cream and customers know it.

Thank Miha P
Reviewed 21 July 2017

This is very old traditional Gostilna with traditional and not so traditional slovenian food. Place is very nice with limit parking. Food extremely good, big portions with normal price range for Ljubljana.

Thank astiskovski
Reviewed 25 May 2017

I have been visiting Zabar since I was three; now the third generation since my first visit is managing the restaurant. A lot of things haven't changed a lot, and this in a way is good. But my overall impression is that instead of excelling...More

Thank Matevz
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

The room was specious and very clean. The bathroom is very big as well. The manager was very friendly. And the breakfast table was very rich and offered diverse food. They offered espresso for breakfast which wss great.

2  Thank Ardita
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

I'm going to this restaurant for 30 years and it's always very good food and in all these years I have never been disappointed. They have also the best cream cake...even better than in Bled.

Thank DIDA V
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Gostilna Pri Žabarju - an old Ljubljana Inn. If you want to eat a decent meal for a reasonable price - it is a really good choice. The inn is known for the fried frog legs, the standard appetizer consists of fried frog legs, home...More

Thank smiljanasverko
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Business partners wanted a Slovenian cousine and they enjoyed Žabar. One of rare places that offers fried frog legs, which was a surprise for americans (and they eat gators:)) Service is genuine and kind, variety of food is great, so worth visit. If you visit...More

Thank Saso D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$44
European, Slovenian, Central European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Viska cesta 50, Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • Location: Europe  >  Slovenia  >  Upper Carniola Region  >  Ljubljana
  • Phone Number: +386 1 423 24 62
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