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Gostilna Sokol Ljubljana

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European, Soups, Slovenian, Eastern European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
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Ciril-Metodov trg 18 | Torso d.o.o., Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
+386 1 439 68 55
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Sofia, Bulgaria
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place was recommended to our group by a waitress in a cafè near the castle. Once we entered the restaurant it felt like a typical local Slovenian place. The waiters were dressed in traditional Slovenian clothing and were quite kind to our company. We were a party of 7 and ordered the three kinds of platters with meat. One... More 

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Kreuzlingen, Switzerland
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely wonderful gurman experience. Very tasty food, well prepared and cooked, traditional Slovenian Cuisine, dishes very well balanced and carefully chosen to well appealing tasty menu. We recommend: "Game plate"as the main dish and traditional Slovenian desert which tastes like apple-pie strudel 4.0 :-)

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Thank Sarik1
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7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In Lublijana everybody was recommending us this place. We arrived there and we were just asked to change the table in a unfriendly way. On the menu we found a lot of untypical food and many offers from Italy. That's basically not what we expect in a local place. The prices were very high and the goulash soup looked nice... More 

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Norwalk, Iowa, United States
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

As a tourist this restaurant fascinated us. Go inside and take a full tour so beautiful and unique. The food is amazing so be sure to step outside your comfort zone and try a local dish. People were so friendly and the customer service was excellent.

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Richmond, Virginia
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216 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had Avery pleasant lunch here in the heart of the city. The ruby red wine topped off the meal. Great strudel too!

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Thank William L
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice staf, good food (fish and wine) and nice place for bigger group. Traditional slovenian cuisine.

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Thank Igor Š
UK
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66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a delicious pate with crusty bread followed by goulash in a bread bowl. Everything was tasty and well prepared/cooked. The goulash was huge and very very meaty. The price was reasonable and the staff pleasant.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

What a beautiful restaurant! We were greeted and shown to a table, the waiter gave us time timpani ok at the menu and offered to assist with a choice of wine . The food was lovely , the service fantastic . Don't be put off by the photo menu outside !!!

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Thank avril s
ljubljana
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134 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Nice restaurant in the old part of Ljubljana (pedestrian zone) few meters from the City hall. Wide choice of traditional food and good local wine. The mushroom soup in a bread bowl for starter, »orehovi (walnut) štruklji« for dessert are recommended. Waiters are friendly and organized. Wi-fi is free.

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

I thought of giving it 5 at first, because everything was on point, the atmosphere, the waiter and most importantly the food was fresh and deliciously prepared. But I'd have to go back to try out a different dish and if then everything is as delicious as it was the last time, I'll definitely rewrite my review. Ps: we ordered... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Soups, Slovenian, Eastern European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ciril-Metodov trg 18 | Torso d.o.o., Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
  • Location: Europe  >  Slovenia  >  Upper Carniola Region  >  Ljubljana
  • Phone Number: +386 1 439 68 55

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?