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Gostilna Rajh

In Bakovci village, 5km southwest of Murska Sobota, this gostilna (inn-like restaurant) serves local specialties with a modern twist. We love the trout served with pea-mash and parsley oil and the hearty stick-to-yo…
International in Murska Sobota

Uno

This glass-walled, contemporary restaurant mostly dishes up pasta and pizza (€5.90 to €8.60) with burgers, salads and a couple of more expensive grill and seafood mains thrown in. We are loving some of the rather in…
Burgers in Murska Sobota

Bunker

The last thing we were expecting when we moseyed into Murska Sobota was a dystopian steampunk styled bar-restaurant serving up good burgers and a vast global beer menu. Bunker is all mammoth machine-gun staring out …
Historic Building in Prekmurje

Babič Mill

One of two working floating mills on the Mura River, the Babič Mill at Veržej is the real deal, in business since 1925 and still grinding grain for clients. As it's a working business it's not set up for visitors, b…
Slovenian in Murska Sobota

Gostilna Lovenjak

The Hotel Štrk's restaurant serves Prekmurje specialities such as roast suckling pig with noodles and indecently rich prekmurska gibanica, the local spiced pastry delight. There's a Sunday buffet and live music at w…
Pub in Radenci

Pub Kavarna Weekend

This convivial pub-cafe with a large open-air terrace is next door to Radenci's post office. Football is shown on the big screens, the coffee is decent, in the evening there's occasional live music, and there is a c…
Historic Building in Prekmurje

Island of Love Mill

At this floating mill (one of two left on the Mura River) at Ižakovci, southwest of Beltinci, you can tour the small museum with exhibits on local life and take a ride across the river on the kumpi (traditional ferr…
Steak in Moravske Toplice

Oaza Grill

Worth the short drive out of town, this contemporary, upmarket restaurant overlooking a tiny lake in Mljatinci (just south of the pottery village Tešanovci and about 3km southeast of Moravske Toplice) serves up perf…
Museum in Murska Sobota

Pomurje Museum Murska Sobota

Housed in 14 rooms of the Renaissance-style Murska Sobota Castle, a sprawling manor house from the mid-16th century, this museum tells the story of life along the Mura River, from prehistoric times to the end of the…
Church in Murska Sobota

Evangelical Church

The neo-Gothic Evangelical Church (1910) is the main Lutheran seat in Slovenia. (The majority of Slovenian Protestants live in Prekmurje). The interior, painted with geometric shapes and floral motifs in muted shade…