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Villa Ruza Old City Bistro

) #5 of 344 Restaurants in Dubrovnik €€€€ Mediterranean, , Seafood
Ilije Sarake 1, Dubrovnik 20000, Croatia
+385 98 443 382
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“flounder” (8 reviews)
“fresh fish” (37 reviews)
“prawn tempura” (11 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Croatian, Seafood, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Ilije Sarake 1, Dubrovnik 20000, Croatia
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very nice terrace overlooking the busy streets full of tourists. Excellent food, fine wines and very friendly staff...we highly recomment the cold starters and shrimp tempura. Highlight of the evening is the desert caramel fream ice cream.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a very good meal here, prawn tempura starter was the highlight and must be tried. So far all good restaurants are priced similarly at approx €50 pp, not cheap but received good value

Thank Brian O
Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited Villa Ruza before while it was on the island. This year I wanted to come again and they told me that restaurant is now in the Old Town. I booked table immediately since August is really busy in Dubrovnik, to be sure that...More

Thank Mark K
Reviewed 5 days ago

We arrived quite late for dinner at Villa Ruza with no reservation, we were (almost reluctantly) seated on a nice table overlooking part of a nearby square. Sadly, the service from then on seemed purposefully slow, careless and lazy - initially taking an age to...More

1  Thank Ben3dict_R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Villa Ruza was situated just outside our apartment building. We had noted its Tripadvisor ratings while at a restaurant the night before and thought we would give it a go on our last night in Dubrovnik. We walked past early in the morning and made...More

Thank Jane B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our host recommended this restaurant and we visited it twice. Decor is beautiful and food was delicious and meticulously prepared and served!

1  Thank Humbert J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped by Villa Ruza for a late dinner without a reservation and we were quickly accommodated. We had the most delicious appetizer with beef & truffles. The most impressive thing about our experience however, was the service. They suggested the perfect bottle of wine...More

1  Thank Beth F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed a two course meal the flavours were delicious very high quality, lovely setting friendly staff would recommend

1  Thank Sheila D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great relaxing dinner. Great food and service. Definitely we will be back here again... Thank you paparazzo and Vila ruza!!

1  Thank Loren Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Definetly make reservations! The atmosphere is romantic, the wait staff attentive without being invasive, and the food is excellent. They have very imaginative selections on their menu. I had shrimp and beef gnocchi that was pleasing with every bite. I wanted to pick up the...More

1  Thank maryel998
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Questions & Answers
Ellie Y
30 June 2017|
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Response from Ivan E | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is closed and moved to Dubrovnik old city
11 February 2017|
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Response from Drifter76 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it's a summer time 🙂
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$42
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Romantic
Open Hours
18:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 16:00
18:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 16:00
18:30 - 23:00
18:30 - 23:00
18:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 16:00
18:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 16:00
18:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ilije Sarake 1, Dubrovnik 20000, Croatia (Formerly Villa Ruza restaurant & Lounge Bar)
  • Location: Europe  >  Croatia  >  Dalmatia  >  Dubrovnik-Neretva County  >  Dubrovnik
  • Phone Number: +385 98 443 382
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