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Valun 13A, Cres 51557, Croatia
+385 51 525 035
12:00 - 23:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

This restaurant offer magnificent view. Domestis fresh and tasty food. Frendly service . Everything is great. High recommendations.

Thank Branislav M
Arnhem, The Netherlands
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8 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

We stayed in the hotel for 5 nights. We had a spacious room which was absolutely spotless. A small balcony with a beautiful view was ours as well. Breakfast was simple, bu descent. Diner was wonderful. Fresh fish from the grill, right out of the sea every night.

Thank Wilco S
Rijeka, Croatia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

A nice and tasty piece of tuna steak. Fish soup was also very nice. We came at around 2145 so it was not so crowded. Overall very nice place.

Thank matkocerniar
Trieste, Italy
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

rooms are essential and clean, everyone works in is at your disposal for anything you need, owner is so nice as the sons of her, one at the grill and the other one follow you at the table, are nr. one....enthusiastc fish, fresh fished every day by them, is the final gold medal. pratically you cannot go in cres and... More 

Thank Massimo G
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

We had lunch there. We sit outside just next to the sea. The view is beautiful. Reasonable prices, good seafood. We ate mussels w spaghetti and my favourite, squids. They smoke/grill outside so you can see you meal preparing. We also saw a boat named mamalu, so we guess they had their own fresh seafood everyday. ☺️

Thank Petra P
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

The location is very nice, just by the see. Stuff is nice. Food is good and the portions are really big.

Thank Nergis A
Pula, Croatia
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

We've had a nice dinner. The food was delicious and politely personal so I would definitely recommend this place.

Thank Igor C
Rome, Italy
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

We arrived late and they prepared a big dish of fried fish for two people, fish was super fresh but half plate was full of fried potatoes, white wine good and prices around 20 € per person

Thank davidevietri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Well-done we really liked it.You made my holiday great. The food was delicious and well-cooked in all dishes. I hope to come back when I return to Croatia, in that place.

Thank gabrieleilmangione
Ljubljana, Slovenia
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Poor service even if restaurant is half empty. We spend more than 1h waiting for warm starters. Dogs welcome however no water offered. Overrated in all aspects but the location. Also expect to park 10 min walk away for a fee of 15 HRK.

Thank aljazmezeg

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Croatian, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Valun 13A, Cres 51557, Croatia
  • Location: Europe  >  Croatia  >  Primorje-Gorski Kotar County  >  Kvarner Bay Islands  >  Cres Island  >  Cres
  • Phone Number: +385 51 525 035

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?