The best restaurants: Where to Eat in Dubrovnik
Everyone already knows that Dubrovnik is one of the most beautiful cities on the Adriatic coast and as such it is the main tourist destination from one season to another. And apart from amazing boat tours in and around Dubrovnik, anyone who has already visited it knows that there are great restaurants and places to eat and that there is no shortage of gastronomic offers.
The list of excellent restaurants in the city is long, and it's challenging to single out the best Dubrovnik restaurants. However, we have made a small selection that includes a restaurant with a Michelin star. Whether you want to try local Croatian food or just enjoy the Mediterranean cuisine, Dubrovnik can offer you some outstanding and top-rated restaurants that will leave you speechless.
The Best Dubrovnik Restaurants for Finest Culinary Delights
- Stara Loza
- Pizzeria Tabasco
- Lucin Kantun
The list of the best Dubrovnik restaurants begins with restaurant 360º, a Michelin-starred fine dining establishment situated in the UNESCO heritage site. Overlooking the marina from a terrace carved into the Old City walls of Dubrovnik, restaurant 360º is considered one of the prettiest outdoor restaurants in Europe. Known for its excellent menus which combine fresh seafood with local ingredients, this is a must-visit restaurant, so make sure you book it in advance. In addition to excellent food, guests have the opportunity to enjoy a spectacular view and a wonderful atmosphere.
Located in the heart of the Old Town, restaurant Stara Loza offers amazing views and even better food. Here, you can enjoy the Mediterranean cuisine at very reasonable prices and can choose between sitting on the street terrace, in the salon, or on the intimate rooftop terrace – as you like it. One of the best Dubrovnik restaurants is interesting also because of its location. It is situated in a unique palace dating back to the 15th century, making history and art enthusiasts particularly delighted.
If you want to eat like the locals, then Pizzeria Tabasco is one of the addresses we'll recommend. Pizza is always a good idea, and Pizzeria Tabasco offers the best pizza in town, which is why we have included it in the list of the best restaurants in Dubrovnik. It is located just outside the Old Town, near the City Walls. With a variety of toppings and flavors to choose from, you can never go wrong with a pizza, and you can either eat it in this pizzeria, or order a takeout and enjoy your pizza from the comfort of your apartment.
“A perfect local feeling!” is how the owners describe restaurant Lucin Kantun, situated in the very heart of Dubrovnik. This restaurant mixes traditional recipes, tapas, and cocktails, and if you’re looking for a place that will give you that local feeling, this is the perfect place for you. It is on the list of the best Dubrovnik restaurants because it is not only popular among tourists but also among the locals, which is always a good sign.
If you want to get away from the city crowds, we recommend heading to Mokošica where you'll find Vimbula, another superb gastronomic spot and a place that rightfully belongs to the list of the best Dubrovnik restaurants. Situated by the river Ombla and ACI marina in Dubrovnik, this restaurant offers a variety of Mediterranean cuisine and is a perfect place for a lunch or a dinner. With a history of over twenty years, the owners aim to have guests experience the full Mediterranean flavor in their local delicacies. Their goal is to bring guests the taste of Croatia through their restaurant.
Don’t know where to eat in Dubrovnik? We’ve got you – here are some amazing restaurants you cannot miss – including the one with prestigious Michelin star and the ones with delicious Mediterranean cuisine.