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Pivnica restaurant

€€ - €€€Mediterranean, , Pizza
Grljevacka ulica 2a, Podstrana 21311, Croatia
+385 21 500 500
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good43%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (27 reviews)
“braised beef” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Croatian, Pizza, European
€€ - €€€
Grljevacka ulica 2a, Podstrana 21311, Croatia
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

My wife had a traditional Dalmatian seafood stew full of large chunks of local and delicious fish, squid, muscles, shrimp and one prawn. She loved it. The freshly braked bread was to die for. My tradional Dalmation beef stew was tasty but the "so-called" beef...More

Thank George F
Reviewed 18 September 2017

We visited Pivnica twice during our stay at Le Meridien Lav, the first time was when a visiting a cappella group visited, the second time there was no additional entertainment. We asked to sit inside the restaurant the first evening as we don't smoke and...More

Thank asdas1
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Tavern style restaurant,serves good traditional Croatian food,has a terrace too.Local trio live music to add to the atmosphere. Worth the price all the same.

Thank kdennis2014
Reviewed 2 September 2017

the best meal we've had in croatia, i had the tenderloin and my partner the cuttlefish risotto, absoloutly beautiful!

Thank katiecoxhead21
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Typical croatian meals, good food and the service was AMAZING. They treated us really well, much better than the 7 palm restaurant

Thank sofiafafe
Reviewed 5 August 2017

This is the main restaurant of Le Meridien. If you are on half board, you will have breakfast and dinner in this restaurant. They do buffets for both breakfast and dinner. There is a good choice of both cold and hot dishes for dinner. Service...More

Thank Marc68Cardiff
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Had dinner with the family while staying at the Le Meridian while in Split. We had several different types of food and all was above average from pizza to steak. Our server was very helpful and attentive. He also spoke very clear English which helped...More

Thank Chandra P
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Croatian traditional atmosphere. Waiter so professional and made us feel welcome. Great that we could have exceptional traditional Croatian food before we left Croatia. We had 5-hr braised beef, homemade Croatian pasta with truffle oil, black cuttlefish risotto, and some Croatian baked stuffed cheese, all...More

Thank HKL79
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

First night service was slow and had hap hazard as we had a new girl waiting our table. However senior staff certainly looked after us! Ate there twice so we did enjoy the food. Part of Le Meriden hotel, over looking the Podstana Marina.

1  Thank 55bigj
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

We are staying at the hotel and wanted to have dinner there. We got the two traditional Croatian dishes (a seafood mix cooked in wine) and a meat (cooked for hours). Seafood was delicious, the meat was ok. Served with gnocchi. Service was slow...and not...More

Thank Carol S
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grljevacka ulica 2a, Podstrana 21311, Croatia (Formerly Pivnica@Le Meridien Lav Split)
  • Location: Europe  >  Croatia  >  Dalmatia  >  Split-Dalmatia County  >  Podstrana
  • Phone Number: +385 21 500 500
Experience memorable moments in our Pivnica Tavern infused with traditional Croatian recipes combined with the best wines and beers from our region. Taste best local olive oils, regional cheese, Dalmatian prosciutto & authentic Croatian dishes with locally sourced ingredients and destination-inspired flavors.
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