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) #12 of 121 Restaurants in Hvar €€€€ Mediterranean, European,
Ulica Petra Hektorovica 11, Hvar, Hvar Island 21450, Croatia
+385 21 741 073
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Mediterranean, European, Croatian, Vegetarian Friendly
Ulica Petra Hektorovica 11, Hvar, Hvar Island 21450, Croatia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This lovely little restaurant is at the end of a narrow, picturesque pedestrian alley and has tables both inside and outside. It was a beautifully warm evening and there were very few people about so we chose to sit outside. We enjoyed that very much,...More

1  Thank KH198
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Amazing food and amazing service. We had the lobster pasta and it was absolutely fabulous. One of the starters we ordered was tortellini with local cheese and mushrooms and it was divinal, tasted as if it came from a Michelin start restaurant. You could tell...More

2  Thank PaulaSO
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We were looking a nice quiet restaurant with good food in Hvar and we found this. In fact we were having our dinner so early, about 7 p.m.) that we were the only customers in the restaurant in the beginning. The service was good, we...More

Thank Sulo S
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

It was a challenge to find but well wonth it.Excellent service and food in simple but pleasant pleace

1  Thank castelo1975
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Amazing venue in a beautiful palace, super service and fantastic food! I've been here with my girlfriend and I recommend it to spend a really good dinner.

1  Thank Adem91
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

A lovely restaurant not far from the main square. Very friendly welcome, we had an appetiser of gazpacho and a very tasty courgette and red pepper in a flat bread. I had ravioli with cheese filling in a truffle sauce which was very nice followed...More

Thank Teresa L
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Giaxa is located just off the main square in old town (a few blocks up). It's a great place for a fine dining experience without having to break the bank. The staff was extremely courteous and attentive - making very good suggestions for appetizers (the...More

2  Thank Cameron A
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We went to other higher rating restaurants in Hvar but they were all closed although TripAdvisor indicated they are open for business. We are very happy we chose this one afterwards, the interior is very interesting and yet very cozy The wine selection is excellent...More

3  Thank Eric J
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is beautiful, and yes, as some other mentioned, it is pricey. But well worth it. With a perfect set up, great staff and amazing food, it should be pricey. Great local wine, oysters from Ston, locally caught lobster.... All delicious... We will visit...More

2  Thank albatros63
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

This was our favourite dinner during our one week stay in Hvar. Everyone was very welcoming and friendly and we even got a table without a reservation (it was end of September and it was still very busy). We had catch of the day and...More

2  Thank Antonio D
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Julian K
Does the restaurant accept credit cards?
9 June 2017|
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Response from Ivona5 | Property representative |
Yes we do, we accept all cards!
Hello, me and my friends are thinking of dining at Giaxa tonight but we need too know how long it will take to walk from city senter to the fortress. We are avrage to fast walkers. :)
8 August 2015|
Response from Ivona5 | Property representative |
It takes about 15min to get from the main square to the fortress. Call us if you want to make a reservation!
How much per head without alcohol
9 July 2015|
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Response from Ivona5 | Property representative |
Our starters cost between 80 and 180kn and the mains between 95 and 360kn. Desserts are 40-55kn. Hope I helped! Kind regards, Ivona Rudan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
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12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ulica Petra Hektorovica 11, Hvar, Hvar Island 21450, Croatia
  • Location: Europe  >  Croatia  >  Dalmatia  >  Split-Dalmatia County  >  Hvar Island  >  Hvar
  • Phone Number: +385 21 741 073
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