1. Gostlina Na Gradu
Located just underneath the Ljubljana Castle, Gostlina Na Gradu is a restaurant you must stop at to eat in town. This chic restaurant uses ingredients purchased from the markets fresh each day, so the specials menu changes’ depending on what is purchased each morning.
2. Gostilna Dela
Gostilna Dela is a nice little restaurant that gives employment opportunities to the local youth that might not have been given a chance normally in the and a variety of daily specials on the menu with meat, fish and vegetarian options. Definitely try the homemade štruklji, the Slovenian dumpling. You won’t be disappointed!
TaBar is a Slovenian style tapas bar with some mouth-watering menu items to choose. Try the roasted octopus, baked prawns, salamis, all with a Mediterranean influence.
4. Marley & Me
Marley and Me is an immensely popular place in town. They have a stand out varied menu of traditional Slovenian food and some other creations as well with lovely salads and delectable pastas, plus memorable meat and fish dishes.
5. Gostilna Čad
A true favourite with locals for Balkan food, Gostilna Čad is the longest running establishment of its kind in town. Not too far from Tivoli Park, you can dine in a shady garden surrounded by peace and quiet whilst munching on spit and grilled dishes, beefsteaks, grilled peppers and ražnjići skewers.
A popular place for the young and trendy to hang out drinking coffee, wine or beer under the shade of giant trees and alongside the picturesque Ljubljanica River. Inside you’ll find a library of books (English ones too!), a gorgeous interior of red leather benches and artworks from contemporary Slovene artists and a bar designed to look like a kitchen. Once you head inside and check this place out you’ll know exactly why it is a favourite destination for cool crowd.
2. Prulček Bar
Located in the uninspiring residential neighborhood of Prule, Prulček Bar has emerged as one of the city’s best venues for live music and jazz sessions, constantly filling the house with patrons.
3. Sir William's Pub
Sir William's Pub is a classy pub that boasts the largest beer selection in the country with over 130 varieties to choose from. Inside you’ll find the atmosphere is always laid back, making it easy to get chatting with the locals about the beer or the sport playing on the big screens.
4. Giza Pub
Right in the heart of Bled, this popular pub draws crowds in most nights of the week. There is a raw Balkan atmosphere and there are DJs most weekends. Check our their Facebook page where they list up and coming events.
5. Lepa Žoga
Sport is huge in Slovenia and a visit to this country wouldn’t be complete without seeing a game of basketball or hockey. If you can’t make it to see a live game at Tivoli Hall, then pop into Lepa Žoga. This sports bar has three huge television screens playing the latest games.