Restaurants

Top Choice Mediterranean in Primošten

Mediteran

Mediteran centres on a lovely old stone building, although in summer the action moves into the courtyard and up to the little 1st-floor terrace. Chef Pero Savanović's dishes offer a modern take on Dalmatian traditio…
Top Choice Mediterranean in Šibenik

Pelegrini

Responsible for upping the culinary ante in Šibenik, this wonderful restaurant raids the globe for flavours, with influences from Japan and France, but its heart is in the Mediterranean. Dalmatian offerings are very…
Top Choice Mediterranean in Zadar

Kaštel

Hotel Bastion's fine-dining restaurant offers contemporary takes on classic Croatian cuisine (octopus stew, stuffed squid, Pag cheese). France and Italy also make their presence felt, particularly in the delectable …
Top Choice Dalmatian in Zadar

Pet Bunara

With exposed stone walls inside and a pretty terrace lined with olive trees, this is an atmospheric place to tuck into Dalmatian soups and stews, homemade pasta and local faves such as octopus and turkey. Save room …
Bistro in Šibenik

SHE Bistro

A sleek new bistro serving organic, locally sourced vegetarian and vegan food, it also doubles as a hub for ecology. The gorgeous interior of the 1920s building has an open kitchen and a raw industrial look with a l…
European in Šibenik

Nostalgija

With a pleasant covered terrace right by the Franciscan monastery, this is an unpretentious option for breakfast (cereal, omelettes, pancakes), light lunches (soup, sandwiches) and simple, rustic Croatian cuisine (l…
Croatian in Rogoznica

Konoba Mario

Housed in a typical limestone townhouse and with a great sea-view terrace, this long-established tavern serves up a wide range of Adriatic fish and seafood plus a few meat dishes. Black risotto, grilled squid, clams…
Croatian in Starigrad

Taverna-Konoba Marasović

A kilometre inland from Entrance 1, this eatery occupies a fantastic old village house with a terrace at the front and chunky tables in the dining room. All the food is locally sourced and, with advance notice, can …
Seafood in Pag Town

Konoba Barcarola

A simple seafood restaurant near a pebbly beach a short walk north of the old town, with a fishing-paraphernalia-bedecked dining room and a terrace shaded by pungent jasmine trees. Fish is sold by the kilo and there…
Seafood in Novalja

Starac i More

For a bit of sober Croatian authenticity in clubbing Novalja, head to this characterful tavern (the name translates as 'the old man and the sea') set just back from the seafront and bedecked in fishing paraphernalia…