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Petkovshkovo nabrezhje 3, Ljubljana, Slovenia
+386 1 430 17 71
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice cream” (379 reviews)
“gelato” (56 reviews)
“cakes” (118 reviews)
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Bar, Cafe, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Petkovshkovo nabrezhje 3, Ljubljana, Slovenia
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Reviewed 14 December 2016

Delightful cafe specialising in chocolate and ice creams. The hot chocolate is so thick that you can eat it with a spoon. Don't be put off by the lack of tables downstairs, there is more seating upstairs.

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 13 December 2016

We made a stop at Cacao Cafe to relax in the afternoon and have a good dessert. The chocolate pie and the hot chocolate were absolutely fantastic. Service is a little bit chaotic because the movement of customers is intense; it might become a little...More

Thank henrique100
Reviewed 11 December 2016

i use this place many times to meet with frieds or bussines meetings if you are lucky to seat outside you will have best view to the river or on the second floor is a very good and cozi room .they have good coffees ,smoothie...More

Thank porto818
Reviewed 8 December 2016

This cafe has a vast menu for hot chocolate and desserts. It's on the banks of the river and great for a chilly day, especially if you want to take a break from the beautiful holiday markets. The hot chocolate is smooth and decadent--it will...More

Thank Phoebe9983
Reviewed 7 December 2016

The essence of Cacao offering is the location - right next to the Triple Bridge, with nice view of Ljubljanica river and back side of Plecnik's market. And that's about it. Food is ok, ice cream is ice cream, staff is mostly student's who serve...More

Thank Saša D
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Atmosphere of the café was lovely, very relaxing. Staff were very helpful and patient. Disappointed in the food, however the hot drinks were lovely in the cold night. Prices are very high.

Thank Aine R
Reviewed 28 November 2016

You should try their ice creams! That's all! Also cakes are more than great. Ambient near the river Ljubljanica gives additional great feeling.

Thank 456katjab
Reviewed 21 November 2016

cacao is settlrd nearby Three Bridges/Tromostovje on the ruver bank of Ljubljanica River and just opposite of the Ljubljana Market/Tržnica. Location-location-location,...it is an old statemen- but for me, as a former local, it is not so important - for me it is all about the...More

Thank Borut B
Reviewed 17 November 2016

We came here for dessert after dinner in a different establishment and had the chocolate mousse cake not sweet which is how we like it. Coffee was good. Service was great and staff was nice and friendly (you can have a bit of a banter...More

Thank janiscb
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Great ice cream and coffee right in the centre of the town. They also offer cakes and some snacks. Staff could smile a bit more, but hey ho.

Thank Sam O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Petkovshkovo nabrezhje 3, Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • Location: Europe  >  Slovenia  >  Upper Carniola Region  >  Ljubljana
  • Phone Number: +386 1 430 17 71
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