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Tavern Istranka

) #8 of 64 Restaurants in Opatija €€ - €€€ Mediterranean, European,
Bozhe Milanovica 2 | Gostionica Istranka, Opatija 51410, Croatia
+385 51 271 835
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“minestrone” (7 reviews)
“beef goulash” (5 reviews)
“truffles” (13 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 23:00All hours
Mediterranean, European, Croatian, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Bozhe Milanovica 2 | Gostionica Istranka, Opatija 51410, Croatia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

its a super cosy spot, especially the garden the waiters were welcoming, warm, friendly and made you feel good the food was ok, my boyfriend and me are vegetarian, and the options werent exceptional... rather simple... other guests had meat or fish and were obviously...More

Thank inessra
Reviewed 1 week ago

I ate here with a small tour group. Although we had "ordered ahead," everything was nicely plated, hot (as it should be), and the service was first rate. There weren't many other diners the night we were there, and that may be due to the...More

Thank DestinyRides
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Rustic quality food set back from main through road. Service good and accommodating staff. Recommend a visit.

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Hospitality and food was nice. Waiters and owner have good sense of humour and they was welcomed every quest! Wine, digestive was really perfect! Atmosphere on teracce really liked! Free wi-fi if need.

Thank lindawelsa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant is not on the main street, but it's well worth the walk. Nice terrace. Affordably priced Istrian specialties served taverna-style. Our waiter was friendly and helpful and spoke at least four languages. The brodetto with cuttlefish was a real hit. On Fridays, they...More

Thank Seth B
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Great service, deliciuos food, good prices and portions. Prossciuto was great, homemade. Wine is cheap a bottle 60 kunas.

Thank Lorena M
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We targeted Restoran or Tavern Istranka from tripadvisor reviews. Another couple we dined with learned about the restaurant from the tourist information center recommendation. Just off the main drag of Marsala Tita you need to look for Ul. Radnicka and turn up this short street...More

Thank flashncrash
Reviewed 8 May 2017

This little local tavern is worth seeking out if you want a homely reasonably priced lunch. You can sit outside and enjoy the sunshine.

Thank marilynnorth
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Typical Istrian food: very good and high quality proposals! We tried both meat and fish dishes, all very satisfying. Central location, staff very professional and helpful. We also try honey liquor: amazing!

Thank BellaLaisa
istranka, Manager at Tavern Istranka, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2017

Thank you for visiting us !!!! I hope to see you soon back in Opatija and Istranka !!!

Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

The atmosphere and food was great especially service which was excellent. All my recommendations goes to this restaurant. Definitely worth to visit if you are in Opatija.

Thank Mare M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bozhe Milanovica 2 | Gostionica Istranka, Opatija 51410, Croatia
  • Location: Europe  >  Croatia  >  Primorje-Gorski Kotar County  >  Opatija
  • Phone Number: +385 51 271 835
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