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Ulica Petra Hektorovica 11, Hvar, Hvar Island 21450, Croatia
+385 21 741 073
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  • Excellent52%
  • 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 April 2017 via mobile

This was our favourite dinner during our one week stay in Hvar. Everyone was very welcoming and friendly and we even got a table without a reservation (it was end of September and it was still very busy). We had catch of the day and...More

2  Thank Antonio D
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

The food is incredible and its location fantastic. Service always impeccable! Giaxa is one of the top restaurants in the island!!!

3  Thank OtavioVilarinho
Reviewed 15 December 2016

I visited in August and still have flashbacks of this AWFUL restaurant. From the entrée to the service to the bill at the very end, it was a huge disappointment. The decor was the only positive aspect of the restaurant, but simply a facade. The...More

9  Thank Adriana C
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Walking around, trying to find a restaurant for dinner, we went by this lane that had many restaurants. The person standing outside Giaxa tried to lure us in by asking what we wanted to eat. My husband, joking, said "gazpacho" . He said they didn't...More

1  Thank Corina58
Reviewed 4 November 2016

While walking the back lanes of Hvar a Town we came across Giaxa. They had a lunch special that was to good to refuse. 4 courses for 20kn. We sat in the lane on our own. The lane was quiet that day. Some weird light...More

1  Thank John M
Reviewed 1 November 2016

We took their special menu of the day ! The hot bread coming with the starter was so good !!! Fish gregada for main was excellent. Desert was a special one from croatia that I can't remember the name... good, but missing one cracker/cookie to...More

Thank zosianne
Reviewed 24 October 2016

This place was recommend to us by a friend and it didn't disappoint. In a cute area of Hvar. We were given olive/tomato bread and gazpacho shot with olives and homemade bread. Then had the oysters from Ston and octopus salad to start then marinated...More

1  Thank WhyVonneM
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

We had an excellent if pricey meal. Waiter Matthew was especially helpful, making excellent wine recommendations. A very good splurge restaurant in Hvar.

Thank Aromasguy
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Had a very tasty meal with local wine. Very central location in the side streets just off the main square and lovely to sit outside. Friendly and very helpful wait staff.

1  Thank Vanessa E
Reviewed 16 October 2016

This place was recommended to us by the owner of Tutto Bene in Rovinj. Did not disappoint. They brought us a platter of fresh fish to select and we had that with an octopus salad and a couple side orders. Really well prepared - simple...More

1  Thank glbtrttr
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Hello, me and my friends are thinking of dining at Giaxa tonight but we need too know how long it will take to walk from city senter to the fortress. We are avrage to fast walkers. :)
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!
How much per head without alcohol
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
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
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12:00 - 00:00
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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