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Kod Kapetana

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Fabrika b.b., Hvar, Hvar Island 21450, Croatia
+385 21 742 230
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Boston, United Kingdom
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137 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

I heard that locals like here… very nice ambiance… very hearty friendly staff… we served by Mr Nikolo son of the owner special thanks to him. and then of course thanks for Marco… We like very much calamari, and Sailor style mussels… very clean service...

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San Diego, California
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

We had a dinner for four with seafood dishes and fresh fish plus one steak dinner. The ambience is between casual and elegant and the prices are pretty high. The next - door restaurant (Dva Ribara) serves similar dishes for less.

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Thank Caribrodzanka
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47 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

We have been passing by Kod Kapetana every night on our way to our hotel. What attracted our attention was that it is always busy. So we decided to try it out for lunch today. The service was very professional and the waiter who served us was very polite and friendly. We got to know that he is the son... More 

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Thank Tareq G
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114 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

We chose this restaurant solely for the view it offered and did not even check the menu before entering. For a light lunch we ordered two starters. The octopus salad was definitely not freshly made; what a disappointment. But the smoked swordfish with rucola was just ok. Had planned to order the black risotto to share with my husband but... More 

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Thank Omusubi
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

+ nice, friendly staff. Beautiful view. Didn't have to wait long for the food. - the food. The mussels where okay, but everything else we tried was either tasteless or didn't taste good according to our opinion. Charging everyone 20 kn per person for bread and pate when you didn't order it.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

We dock the yacht in the Bay and when we come on the shore we have immediately noticed the Kod Kapetana restaurant as its next to Main Captain's office where u need to do all the paperwork when u come to Croatia . The food and the service was just amazing and we never forget a special fish pate they... More 

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New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

We strolled in at around 8pm, soon after the restaurant filled up very quickly. If you are more than two people you are probably better off with a reservation. The food was really good - we had veggie risotto, sea bass and mussels. All of which tasted fresh and delicious. The service was friendly and attentive - they also assist... More 

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Gauting, Germany
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

Looks great and like a genuine croatia resteraunt but when you have eqten elsewhere is Hvar its bad. Worst fried squid (which is a croatian specialty) normally all of us have this. It was soggy and floury. Next table has plastic bag inside squid served. Salad a load of bits dumped on a plate. I could cook better with less... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

Service was great, food was great, value for quality also great. The only Portside dining experience we had as we tend think most are not good value but this was a good one and was recommended by others. Unpretentious, comfortable, nice wine list and all the meals looked and tasted fresh and succulent.

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Thank Rob M
Aarhus, Denmark
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165 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

We had the captains plate with selected seafood. It was very authentic, service was great. Nice view if the harbor. Food was good, wine was OK.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Croatian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fabrika b.b., Hvar, Hvar Island 21450, Croatia
  • Location: Europe  >  Croatia  >  Dalmatia  >  Split-Dalmatia County  >  Hvar Island  >  Hvar
  • Phone Number: +385 21 742 230

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