Pula restaurants

Top Choice Seafood in Pula

Konoba Batelina

This family-run tavern is well worth a trek to Banjole, 6km south of central Pula. It only serves seafood, and it's some of the best, most creative and lovingly prepared you’ll find in Istria. There's no menu; inste…
Mediterranean in Pula


It's worth a trek to this nondescript residential area, about 1.5km southwest of the centre, for stylish decor, but more importantly, finely executed Mediterranean fare with a creative touch. There are daily special…
Istrian in Pula


An upmarket vibe, seasonal specialities, clued-up sommeliers and an olive-oil expert make this hotel restaurant, in an oddly dingy part of town, one of the city’s best fine-dining options. Various set menus are offe…
Istrian in Pula


Locals swear by the real-deal home cooking at this no-frills spot. It’s cheap, casual and cash-only, and there's a reassuringly brief menu that focuses on simple, hearty Istrian cuisine. Nothing is frozen and even t…
International in Pula


The upstairs dining room of this popular cafe-bar serves tacos, pork ribs, stir fries and spring rolls – but it's included here on the strength of its mighty Corso burger, and the delicious hot chips (fries) that ac…
Sandwiches in Pula


Best for a quick and wholesome bite, this tiny sandwich-and-salad bar serves sandwiches, toasted panini, tortillas and extremely fresh-looking salads. If you're feeling shady, start the day with a juiced 'Imuno' smo…
Seafood in Pula

Fish-Food More

This simple seafood joint in a residential area buzzes with locals at lunchtime, who come for fresh fish dishes. The marinated sardines are to die for. Walk south on Radićeva to Rizzijeva.
Pizza in Pula


Respectable Croatian thin-crust pizzas and decent pasta dishes served on an upstairs terrace.