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Stari Kastel

Trg Lozha 14, Novalja, Island of Pag 53291, Croatia
+385 53 661 401
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good35%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
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“steak” (4 reviews)
“calamari” (2 reviews)
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Trg Lozha 14, Novalja, Island of Pag 53291, Croatia
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Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

We went as walk-in because the terrace was interesting. We had a great time. View is amazing and the food was Delicious. Portions were OK but nothing too impressive. I would suggest taking an appetizer

Thank Fabrice D
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Here we had one of the best meals in Novalja. I had calamari and my husband had a stake. The staff were kind to accommodate us without a booking.

Thank danguol
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Good Food, good service! Fresh fish disches but also very delicious gnocci. Very nice view on the sea and the main street.

Thank SeanPfister
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

The restaurant can be recommended only if you're more interested in the view than the food. Portions are small and the food is just average. Prices are medium, and one would expect more in terms of value for money. Offer is mediocre at best -...More

Thank Luka505
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Although the restaurant doesn't look much from the outside, both meat and fish dishes we tried were very tasty, made from fresh ingredients. Pasta with chard was a pleasant surprise. The waiter was very kind and helpful. Although the dishes offered here are also offered...More

Thank Lyerka S
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

We had walked past this restaurant a few times and liked the look of it and had some good reviews on trip advisor so decided to go. Got off to not a great start as they offered rose on the menu but said they did...More

Thank Debbie E
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

The food was no bad but no excellent. The weiters are funny and speak a Lot of languages. If you don 't know a better place, this is ok. Quite cheap

Thank AsteelP P
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

The location is beautiful, expecially the terrace sea view. The dishes are good and big, also the fish. The price are good

Thank pina c
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

What a place !!! You have to look twice to find the entrance but once you get in ... The terrace is so nice . The food great : page cheese and Dalmatian prosciutto as a starter then sea bass , truffle rum steak ......More

Thank Benoit G
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

We came as 4 families, 16 people. Waiters were helpful, food very good. Although we waited rather long for the food, I recommend it.

Thank ZoltanGolden
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:30 - 23:30
12:30 - 23:30
12:30 - 23:30
12:30 - 23:30
12:30 - 23:30
12:30 - 23:30
12:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Trg Lozha 14, Novalja, Island of Pag 53291, Croatia (Formerly Kastel)
  • Location: Europe  >  Croatia  >  Dalmatia  >  Zadar County  >  Island of Pag  >  Novalja
  • Phone Number: +385 53 661 401
Dear guests, welcome to Stari Kastel, where we strive to have each guest experience the taste of original Pag staples, cheese and lamb meat, prepared in a modern way and in unexpected combinations. These and other, fish and meat, specialties enjoy in the very center of Novalja in the shade of 11th century fort wall of gazing at the sea from the restaurant's terrace. Prime local products, fresh and seasonal ingredients, unassuming service and especially our cooks' imagination will provide a culinary experience to even the most demanding of guests.
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