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Cankarjevo nabrezhje 1, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
+386 590 16299
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“coffee cake” (5 reviews)
“mango” (6 reviews)
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Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Cankarjevo nabrezhje 1, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went there because of the good reviews, but the experience was somehow below average.. The cakes were OK (but pretty hard to eat without spoon), and the smoothies were so bland it almost felt like water. The location is nice, and the service was...More

Thank YetAnotherCustomer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great service , wide selection of patisserie, a must to try ! We went back twice in a day . Delicious cakes and ice cream .

Thank Unexpectedtreasure
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Location ıs good,decoratıon ıs really cute,deserts are delıcıous,personels are kınd and has smılıng faces.Servıce is fast and good.Prices are not expensıve.You must try lolita :)

Thank tkayadelen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for coffee and cakes and sat outside to watch the world go by. They didn't have one if the cakes we wanted by their recommendation was just as good. Coffee was also very good. We weren't rushed and sat here just relaxing...More

Thank Lady B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was specially recommended as the best ice cream in Ljubljana. We checked it out on Sunday, 18th - a really hot day - to find out that they had NO ICE CREAM AT ALL. Their fridge was broken, or some such story! Avoid. Go...More

Thank Mugster1
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Nice atmosphere inside. In the summer next to the river, downtown. Ice cream does not taste so good.

Thank Dancer1917
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

We sat inside as it's so pretty and had a sachertorte in a dish and the traditional Slovenian cake Prekmurska gibanica. Both were delicious - the sachertorte was very chocolatey and rich and the gibanica was tasty and moist. We had a strong macchiato to...More

Thank TheRelfster
Reviewed 25 May 2017

I went for coffee and cake one day to escape the rain. The service was a little slow, but there was only one guy who was alone. I ordered an americano coffee and a hazelnut chocolate cake. The coffee was ok- nothing amazing but cheap,...More

Thank eleanorjanejarvis
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

We had the hazelnut mousse and the milk chocolate cake. The milk chocolate cake looked good, but actually tasted like a supermarket quality cake. Lacked the rich quality chocolate taste you look for in a cake. The chocolate hazelnut mousse had a nice consistency, but...More

Thank Maria N
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

There is a wide selection of cakes including traditional Slovenian ones. The cakes we tried were tasty and nicely served. Highly recommend trying Slovenian cake Gibanica here. Cafe itself has interesting design and riverside seating places. Good service.

Thank Ксения Г
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Jeremy W
1 April 2016|
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Response from sorinj | Reviewed this property |
I agree with CiriB. There are other great places to eat lunch and then come to Lolita for the desserts. :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
USD 3 - USD 12
Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 23:00
08:30 - 23:00
08:30 - 23:00
08:30 - 23:00
08:30 - 00:00
08:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cankarjevo nabrezhje 1, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
  • Location: Europe  >  Slovenia  >  Upper Carniola Region  >  Ljubljana
  • Phone Number: +386 590 16299
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Lolita seduces and satisfies all your senses ... If you will enter into Lolita˝s environment, you will succumb to its charms. You will be seated in a warm sofa, staring you through the large windows and follow the movie that city center will play for you.. It will smell of almonds, chocolate, fresh biscuits, vanilla, tea and coffee. You will not want to go, until you try this precious cakes that you will be offered. You can stay even longer, and plunge into the novel by Vladimir Nabokov, Lolita. However, you can compose your story, perhaps on the basis of past times, which took place in this old building, which they say Filipov's house and it was caused by a severe earthquake in Ljubljana in 1895. How interesting that there was previously a café, Mayrjeva cafe, which was located in the lower rooms of the manor. It was then the center of socializing and Lolita will resurrect these times ... Lolita is neither just a patisserie nor a cafe, but it is easy to Lolita.
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