Top Choice European in Split


The vibe might be more like an upmarket wine bar, but the food is top-notch here too. The menu includes delicious risotto, homemade pasta, veal cheek pašticada (traditional Dalmatian stew), burgers, steaks and fish,…
Top Choice Dalmatian in Split

Konoba Matejuška

This cosy, rustic tavern in an alleyway minutes from the seafront specialises in well-prepared seafood – as epitomised in its perfectly cooked fish platter for two. There are only four small tables outside and a cou…
Dalmatian in Split

Konoba Marjan

Offering great-quality Dalmatian fare, this friendly little Veli Varoš tavern features daily specials such as cuttlefish brujet (fish stew), goulash and prawn pasta. The wine list is excellent, showcasing some local…
International in Split

Konoba-Pizzeria Zora Bila

Located in the Žnjan neighbourhood, about 4km east of the centre, this contemporary indoor-only tavern on the ground floor of a residential block has gained a following among local foodies. The daily menu of homemad…
Modern European in Split

Brasserie on 7

The best of the Riva eateries, this waterfront brasserie's outdoor tables are the perfect vantage point for the passing parade. Start the day with a cooked breakfast, end it with a cocktail, and fill the hours in be…
Dalmatian in Split

Konoba Stare Grede

Located 1km up the busy main street out of town, this is a blue-collar hang-out for marenda, a Dalmatian midday meal, with a rustic vibe – old beams, wooden benches and stone walls. The owner, who is a hunter, puts …
Mediterranean in Split


A cool little restaurant and bar, with a funky interior and tables on the stairs outside, Figa serves nice breakfasts, seafood dishes and a wide range of salads. There's live music some nights and the kitchen stays …
Dalmatian in Split

Villa Spiza

A locals' favourite, just outside the palace walls, this low-key joint offers great-quality Dalmatian mainstays that change daily – think calamari, risotto, stuffed peppers – at reasonable prices. Service is slow, b…
Vegetarian in Split


Hidden away down a lane and behind a courtyard, this meat-free haven serves macrobiotic, vegetarian and some raw food. Think lots of seitan, tofu and tempeh, and excellent cakes.
Pizza in Split


Split's diehard pizza fans swear by this joint – it's cheap and very local.