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JB

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European, Slovenian, Central European
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Mikloshicheva cesta 17, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
+386 1 430 70 70
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12:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Fri 12:00 - 23:00
Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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London, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Firstly I would say this is probably more of a 3.5 star review, but was disappointed non the less. We arrived a couple of minutes late for our 8pm reservation (we got a bit lost following google to the wrong place) and we're asked to wait at the bar for 5 mins. We ordered a bottle of wine while we... More 

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Benalmadena, Spain
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Extremely tasty and very high quality food. The tasting hold Michelin standard and then some. Good local wines and good service. A bit pricy for Slovenia, over €200 for two persons. We did have a nice wine though

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1 Thank FaberBro
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28 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is different to any other in Ljubljana and IT is in top 3 in Slovenia by my opinion. Creativity of chef Janez Bratovž is something that will leave you without a breath. The real finedinning! If there was a Michelin in Slovenia JB would have two at least.

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1 Thank Fishiczelenisic
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

The food tastes amazing, everything I tried was delicious. The staff is extremely polite. A very fancy restaurant, perhaps the most fancy in Ljubljana. Therefore, the prices are very high.

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1 Thank Bruno Š
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2016

We have visited this restaurant within week of restaurants. Due to reputation, expectations were very high, but the result was not so excellent. Place was OK, service too, but menu was not as expected - maybe they should change a menu if there is a price problem (I know, you can't expect same ingredients as if you order classic tasting... More 

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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33 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016

My partner and I visited JB restaurant during the "Restaurants week". When we saw the menu online, we were really worried, because we don't like the certain tastes of the food on the menu. Staff was very kind. I haven't experienced before to be offered a mini chair for my purse, which I found really nice, because I don't like... More 

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Me and my partner went to the restaurant during the "Week of the Restaurants" and were very disappointed. I've been to this restaurant before, roughly 15 years ago. At the time the restaurant deserved the reputation of being one of the best Slovenia has to offer.This time though it was the opposite. The food was average at best and the... More 

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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65 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Visited this upscale restaurant with our friends and had the grand menu. Everything was delicious, but the prawns were to die for. Definitely worth visiting!

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phinneasbec
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113 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Some superb dishes came out of the kitchen, but there was something a little "off" about this place on the night we went. There is an interesting variety of tasting menus. I had the "Great Tasting Menu." Well, mostly. I never received the scampi and was not told that they were out of it or that there would be a... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Business dinner where traditional local dishes meets a modern upgrade and twist. Great combination of ingredients - pork to die for, well presented - at times by chef himself, attentive high quality service. I get what the hype is about and in my opinion well deserved. Local wine comes with the set menu and they were interesting to meet as... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Slovenian, Central European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mikloshicheva cesta 17, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
  • Location: Europe  >  Slovenia  >  Upper Carniola Region  >  Ljubljana
  • Phone Number: +386 1 430 70 70

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