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) #12 of 127 Restaurants in Hvar $$$$ Mediterranean, European,
Ulica Petra Hektorovica 11, Hvar, Hvar Island 21450, Croatia
+385 21 741 073
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Mediterranean, European, Croatian, Vegetarian Friendly
Ulica Petra Hektorovica 11, Hvar, Hvar Island 21450, Croatia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Excellent FOOD inside a historic building. We loved eating inside surrounded by stone walls. The owner and wait STAFF were wonderful. Explained the dishes and attentive to our needs.

Thank peg1727
Reviewed 6 days ago

After only waiting a few minutes at a "waiting table" we were seated in the beautiful outside dining area under a stone arch lit by a huge contemporary lantern. The ambience and decor are both rustic and elegant. The food is very nice and has...More

Thank Katie A
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Amazing! The best restaurant in Hvar! Perfect service,superb food and ambient. A must while in Hvar!

2  Thank Jessicaborgeus
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely setting, staff are pleasant. Started with a seafood platter for two. Oysters were dry and not prepared. Portions were small and tasteless. As for main course monkfish and steak both well overcooked. Had to order marinated vegetables seperate that were served cold. Shrimp and...More

Thank Rachel G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed our dinner at Giaxa a lot. This restaurant was one of the very best among those we tried! Highly recommended!

1  Thank Georg W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delicious food, great service, lovely spot near town centre. Portions slightly smaller than we would have liked.

Thank Anita M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are coming to Giaxa since many years. Except for some times slow service, the experience has always been a good one. Not this time! We ordered 2 fishes to be grilled for us. Finally on the table, we had much lesser fish than ordered....More

Thank TravelerLux007
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled across the restaurant while looking for a wine bar. This restaurant was right next to the wine bar we were looking for-added bonus! We had a nice meal with wine. Got the fish stew, the sea bass, and the beef medallions with home...More

Thank Lindsay R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled across this while looking around old town at lunch time - we were on the lookout for somewhere for 12 for dinner. We had a quick bite to eat and a drink while checking it out and were really impressed with the quality...More

Thank Debbie W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was the last place we ate in our trip to hvar and wasn't disappointed, great location, recommended by some friends, restaurant is beautifully presented, we got to sit in an inside court yard which is still actually outside, lovely atmosphere, there is also an...More

1  Thank Glennmilo22
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Julian K
10 June 2017|
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Response from Ivona5 | Property representative |
Yes we do, we accept all cards!
8 August 2015|
Response from Ivona5 | Property representative |
It takes about 15min to get from the main square to the fortress. Call us if you want to make a reservation!
10 July 2015|
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Response from Ivona5 | Property representative |
Our starters cost between 80 and 180kn and the mains between 95 and 360kn. Desserts are 40-55kn. Hope I helped! Kind regards, Ivona Rudan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ulica Petra Hektorovica 11, Hvar, Hvar Island 21450, Croatia
  • Location: Europe  >  Croatia  >  Dalmatia  >  Split-Dalmatia County  >  Hvar Island  >  Hvar
  • Phone Number: +385 21 741 073
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