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Kralja Tomislava 8, Split 21000, Croatia
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Turku, Western Finland, Finland
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

We ate for the starters smoked tuna with rucola. It was delicious! I ate the best ravioli with truffles as a main course and I have to say, that it was the best portion of our whole trip here in Split! The stuff was also very friendly!

Thank Anu K
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Good food with great service. Prices are decent. The waiter read our group perfectly and entertained us. Shared all their appetizers and was pleasantly suprised.

Thank Simon S
Hobart, Australia
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34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We were warmly greeted with no big push so that was a good start. The friendly waiter was good with recommendations and we enjoyed our meal. Price was good. Only niggle is why can't more places offer free water with meal?

Thank rcvdam
Toronto, Canada
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265 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

I came to Semafor two nights in a row for dinner as i loved it so much the first night. Great friendly staff that are knowledgable on the menu. I had the Carbonara one night and some Seabed the next, The white wine is also fantastic.

Thank MissLaFlamme
Sumatra, Indonesia
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42 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and I went here for lunch with a friend. Great location. Food was terrible. My wife ordered vegetarian lasagna. It was burned crisp. The noodles were not only black around the edge but like leather. Maybe heated too long after over cooking. My lamb in gravy is a traditional Croatian dish. It is supposed to be cooked slowly... More 

Thank Adventurer4860
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

The best food ever!!!! Sea food is the best...I recomend carpaccio tuna...staff in restaurant are very kind and very friendly

Thank Ana B
Isle of Man, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

We ate here twice in Split, found the prices and portions good and the service was great. I particularly enjoyed the chocolate cake which was delicious, and like a hot fudge chocolate cake!

1 Thank KarenBlunt
Budapest, Hungary
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

I went there with a friend of mine. We spent about a week in Split, and it was our last chance to eat something amazingly delicious. And this place was totally the best for us. The serving was really quick, we ordered a pizza and pasta carbonara. The staff was really nice and helpful, smiled a lot. And after paying... More 

Thank pdorka
New York City, New York
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

There's like 3 outside places that all sort of look the same at first glance along this strip of Kralja Tomislava, across from the new building of the Cornaro Hotel. Together they sort of have a sort of cheap tourist vibe, so I skipped them while staying at the Cornaro -- until the last night, then I didn't have the... More 

Thank picky-but-right
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

We visited Croatia for a couple of weeks and went here on our last night. The food and drink was excellent and very good value for money. It was my favourite meal of our holiday. Josip our waiter was great too! I'd highly recommend this restaurant!

Thank Jack H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Croatian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kralja Tomislava 8, Split 21000, Croatia
  • Location: Europe  >  Croatia  >  Dalmatia  >  Split-Dalmatia County  >  Split
  • Phone Number: 385911213019

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