Top Choice Mediterranean in Koper


Capra is a sexy new indoor-outdoor venue with a touch of Scandi style. Its appeal extends all day, from coffee to lounge-y cocktails, and the creative, ambitious menu covers many bases with great seafood, salad and …
Top Choice Modern Slovenian in Korte

Hiša Torkla

One of our most memorable meals was enjoyed here, where Andreja and Sebastijan provide warm service in a stylish setting, with fine local flavours accentuated by accomplished, not-too-fussy cooking (Black Angus stea…
Top Choice Seafood in Piran

Cantina Klet

This small wine bar sits pretty under a grapevine canopy on Trg 1 Maja. You order drinks from the bar (cheap local wine from the barrel or well-priced beers), but we especially love the self-service window (labelled…
Top Choice International in Portorož


Super-chic, this new restaurant and cocktail bar shines like a beacon on the main strip. The short menu hones in on some serious steak (eg, Argentinian Black Angus) with price tags to match, but salads and burgers c…
Slovenian in Koper

Istrska Klet Slavček

The Istrian Cellar, situated below the 18th-century Carli Palace, is one of the most colourful places for a meal in Koper’s Old Town. Come for authentic home cooking (hearty soups and stews, roast pork), wine from t…
Market in Koper


There’s an outdoor market not far from the shore, and it's surrounded by cheap eating spots and cafe-bars popular with locals.
Market in Piran


There’s an outdoor market in the small square behind the Municipal Hall – and a Mercator supermarket here too.
Mediterranean in Izola


Away from the seafront, Gušt is stylishly appealing indoors and out. Choose from a menu full of flavour: pizzas, homemade pasta, creative salads and tasty mains like seabass fillet on seasonal salad with avocado and…
Supermarket in Izola


Central supermarket near the inner port.
Supermarket in Izola


There’s a supermarket opposite the bus stops and a more central Mercator near the inner port.