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Murvica Restaurant

Center of Town, Jelsa, Hvar Island, Croatia
+385 21 761 405
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish” (7 reviews)
“lamb” (5 reviews)
“stew” (2 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Croatian
$$ - $$$
Center of Town, Jelsa, Hvar Island, Croatia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a very good restaurant, with normal prices , with fresh engrediants, very tasty, very good service, you should visit when you are at Jelsa, it is in a small street in the end ... very cute black house cat...

Thank rikli2005
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you for the excellent dinners. Looking forward to visit your restaurant again next time my family and I visit Jelsa

Thank Frode E
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Perfect location in Jelsa, just in the centre, but in the quiet street. You can ask for a reservation via email, they confirmed almost immediately. Especially during the holidays I strongly recommend make it. Staff is friendly and very helpful. The food (fish, prosciutto, lamb,...More

Thank Martin C
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Very kindly, familiar restaurant with a lot of different and very delicious foods and wines. Octopus "peka" was excellent!!!

Thank Tina B
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

We visited this great family restaurant last week and it was the best choice ever. Pleasant atmosphere, great wine, LOVELY food made from locals products, everything fresh and delicious taste as a bonus. Nice and smiley staff, we felt there like at home. Thank you...More

Thank Tomáš M
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

We hadn't made a booking but they found us a table within 5 mins. Family run business - both mother & son served us and were very welcoming. Unfortunately they mistook our order and the starters were missed. They corrected this quickly with an honest...More

Thank Jacksterz101
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Many Compliments all staff we Work in a family restaurant MurVIca! My parents advised me this resort Jelsa on the island of Hvar as a starting point for my daily travel; Hunting for peace, nature and light; Where here it seems to be never missing....More

Simon G, Owner at Murvica Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

Thank you very much :) We truly appreciate you great and honest review. We always try to bring the best and freahest ingredients from our local farmers and fishermen.

Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Murvica is located in a quiet side alley. The hosts (and a chef) are really friendly. We had an octupus salad, a pizza and a dessert. Everyrthing was really good. Recommended.

Thank Marko S
Reviewed 14 July 2017

I have been visiting this restaurant now for many many years and it is consistently good. Lovely to see the younger members of the family carrying on the excellent cooking and producing local food and wine for the restaurant. The new Murvica shop has some...More

Thank Sarah J
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was a great find in the back streets of Jelsa - the food was great the service was friendly - it is a family run restaurant and the proprietor went the extra mile and a purchased us tonic water when the restaurant had...More

Thank Lynne G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Center of Town, Jelsa, Hvar Island, Croatia
  • Location: Europe  >  Croatia  >  Dalmatia  >  Split-Dalmatia County  >  Hvar Island  >  Jelsa
  • Phone Number: +385 21 761 405
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