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Cafe Royal

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Od Pucha 1, Dubrovnik 20000, Croatia
+385 20 326 222
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London, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Chose this place pretty much by accident, just walking past and opted-in. Friendly smiley faces when we walked in. We were seated in the middle of the room on a comfy table allowing us to take in the slightly manic decor, it doesn't really seem to know what it wants to look like. Once we were seated the service became... More 

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Thank Chris B
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's on a pretty square but that is all it has going for it. Very poor food. We ordered mussels. Over cooked by hours. So salty they were inedible. Came out cold. My husband ordered pasta with seafood. Very mediocre. Service was very poor. There was almost no one there but we had to call the waiter over to order... More 

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Thank Jodi G
Tonbridge, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife's chicken was dry and very little taste, although when we mentioned it they did remove from the bill. Neither meal had much taste. I had the sea bass that was also dry with nothing to endear it.

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Thank m4rtykent
1 review
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Went on a quiet out of season night and was served excellent food with good unhurried service. Three course meal with local wine, sitting inside as raining outside. Good value.

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Thank Richard L
Perth, United Kingdom
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790 reviews
473 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 286 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Sat outside in a nice, peaceful, little square a stone's throw from the Stradum. Food was okay and they served some nice local beer and cocktails too. Food and drink seemed a little expensive. Staff need to learn to be more attentive and show enthusiasm - the welcome and delivery of food and drink was not at all done with... More 

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Thank FairCityFrasie
Sudbury, United Kingdom
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329 reviews
220 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Myself, the GF and two friends stopped here for a drink after a wander around Dubrovnik. We sat outside in a busy square which was a little cold but not fault of the venue! Drinks were on the more expensive side- 45kn for a large beer which in some places i.e. Rovinj would buy two and have 15kn change!

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Thank gilescorenwannabe
Henlow, United Kingdom
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112 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We'd actually been staying in the hotel where this restaurant is on street level and where we'd had our breakfast each morning. So, with a very late flight home we choose to eat here before heading to the airport. It had been a drizzly day but the big umbrellas seemed to be doing a great job of keeping the outdoor... More 

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Thank fluffievelluto
Vancouver, Canada
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35 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We had an excellent meal for a price that matched all the other good restaurants in this city where the prices are becoming so similar

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Thank t0rchbearer
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We ate here in August. Service was really good. We had a bottle of house white wine which was fine. My main was a black ink risotto which was excellent. Very rich but so tasty. My wife had mussels which she enjoyed too. Plenty of bread. Setting is very nice in a courtyard. Fairly expensive but Dubrovnik isn't cheap.

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Thank Owain J
Leeds
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104 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Just reading some more recent reviews and Im quite suprised. We ate her on our first night in August. We were wandering around to find somewhere for dinner and wanted to book it for an hour or so hence so we could go and have a drink first. We happened across this place and spoke to the head waiter and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Croatian, Seafood
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Od Pucha 1, Dubrovnik 20000, Croatia
  • Location: Europe  >  Croatia  >  Dalmatia  >  Dubrovnik-Neretva County  >  Dubrovnik
  • Phone Number: +385 20 326 222

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