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Ivana pl. Zajca 4, Split, Croatia
12:00 - 00:00
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78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

We ate here for a business dinner and dined on the terrace. The service was outstanding! Fantastic food too. Had the ravioli to start and steak for main. White chocolate and raspberry dessert was the waiters recommendation for dessert and it was out of this world!

Thank PorscheGirl997
Zagreb, Croatia
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

arriving at the restaurant you think that this is not the place for the restaurant, but as you sit on the terasse you will enjoy the view on Brač and Šolta ... and excellent food, of course! if you want something different - check the sea food appetizers. i am coming occasionally, there was a time when i was a... More 

Thank Bojan R
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

Really nice and well designed restaurant with a great view over a marina. Excellent wine recommendation and nice and helpful staff. The food was below average: We had two starters and two pasta-dishes. The carpaccio starter was great. The rest didn't match the location, atmosphere and prices. One pasta was way over-salted, the other had so much truffle-oil in it... More 

Thank Kledi
Tokyo, Japan
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We travelled to Split as a part of our honeymoon in Jun 2016. We have two very different experiences from two different dinners at the restaurant. Would have liked to have given a higher rating but the "average" rating reflects our disappointment in our second experience, as we had an exceptional experience the first time (i.e. higher end restaurants should... More 

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Zagreb, Croatia
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

I have heard for this restaurant for years, due to the its couisine chief Braco Sanjin, but I have never been. On the way to island Hvar, I had 2,5 hours of free time in Split, and by phone, decided to visit, as they promised me, to drive back from Kadena lunch to the ferry in Split harbor! View from... More 

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105 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

Easy to get to and a wonderful view, the restaurant is set up nicely for open air dining and gets crowded the later you go. the salted sea bass was wonderful, the croatian wine selection was plentiful and good. overall a good meal but felt that they had preferred local clients and put on a touristy show with the special... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

It is a fairly windy and cold August, so eating outside was not fun. We had a table inside. Few items on the menu were not available eg oysters. We had a Seabass baked in salt. It was very nice. We have tried many wines by the glass which were all local, had to settle for something which we could... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

We loved it all, - from the sommelier and the croatian wines, the waiter who came with the " todays catch" of fish, to the very fine food we chose, yes the view to the islands, the atmosphere, and no loud disco, just a gentle live classical guitar playing.

Thank Hanne H
Chichester, United Kingdom
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89 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Great view and quiet location, car parking a little awkward. Food and service were great, staff knew what they were talking about and regards the fish, Red snapper worked very well for me. View overlooks marina to the north of Split. Would go again.

Thank Dee C
London, United Kingdom
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

It is not often you can combine a delightful view with excellent food. Kadena hits all the senses in the best possible way. Furthermore, the talent of the chef is combined with those of the sommelier who really knows his stuff. This is not a place for back packers but if you want to savour your food, wine and the... More 

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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
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ivana pl. Zajca 4, Split, Croatia
  • Location: Europe  >  Croatia  >  Dalmatia  >  Split-Dalmatia County  >  Split
the we site of the restaurant is www.restorankadena.com

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?