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Restaurant Arkada

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Poljichkih Knezova 13, Podstrana 21311, Croatia
+385 21 333 299
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16:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 16:00 - 00:00
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Beds
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27 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

A fair range of meals although with an Italian bias. Meals that we had were good with sizeable portions at a reasonable price. House wines were good and at a reasonable price. The restaurant is clean and nicely decorated.

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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We want here in June, the walk was deceiving...thought we were going the wrong way but followed the signs and arrived at this gorgeous place. Nobody was dining inside and there was 1 table left outside, our lucky night! It was full of locals which is a sign of a good restaurant and the owner was sitting at the table... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

The food experience was very good here. We ate at least 4 times during our 7 night stay. We tried elsewhere in Podstrana, but Arkada was the best food and best hospitality. It was recommended by our host 'Ante' who has apartments very close by.

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Dublin, Ireland
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

We went a few times and the food and service was good. We tried local food as much as possible and the local vino of course. Grappis to finish but be careful some are hooch like.

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North London
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205 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Because of the good reviews, we were naively expecting too much and were disappointed by the very average dishes that lacked seasoning other than salt. For example, the 'fish soup' was completely bland and nothing more than insipid and watery. The rest of the dishes were so unmemorable and frankly I looked for the receipt to remind me but it... More 

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London
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42 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

I celebrated a birthday here and the food was perfect. Sat outside and had flambeed sea bass prepared at the table.

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Paris, France
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

A really good restaurant hidden inside it's own hedge! This is special, it's beautiful, calm, run as only a top chef runs his own restaurant, an excellent cellar, and really memorable, fresh, fresh dishes. All that and yet unpretentious and remarkably reasonable. We soon found that it knocked spots off other good local restaurants and yet was less expensive than... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Best evening meal in Croatian tour. Helpful, friendly staff. Really enjoyable steak but remember to order sides as no garnish, delicious deserts. Worth the effort to find though it is signed from main road, wish we'd found it earlier

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London
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Difficult to access this restaurant as it is on a busy road and up a lot of stairs. However pleasant food and service. We had seabass in sauce which was pleasant and friendly service.Good pasta also.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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16 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Had possibly THE WORST restaurant experience here whilst on holiday in Croatia with friends. This restaurant came highly recommended by our local host so we booked in advance for a friends birthday celebration. When we arrived we had to find a host to seat us & were then told 'sit wherever'...there was a large table already set aside for our... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 40
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Croatian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 00:00
Monday
16:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 00:00
Thursday
16:00 - 00:00
Friday
16:00 - 00:00
Saturday
16:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Poljichkih Knezova 13, Podstrana 21311, Croatia
  • Location: Europe  >  Croatia  >  Dalmatia  >  Split-Dalmatia County  >  Podstrana
  • Phone Number: +385 21 333 299
Description
Famous gastronomic location in Split - Arkada restaurant is located in Podstrana, above hotel Lav, a few kilometers away from the center of Split. Here you can enjoy in good kitchen and excellent service, which are worth every kilometer travelled. Restaurant manager and chef, Bogdanovic Miro, will always welcome you with a new dish, which he did not even managed to include in the menu.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?