Best of Ljubljana Restaurants

01 Jan 2024

Welcome to the Best of Ljubljana Restaurants 2024!

In Ljubljana, culinary delight is a never-ending adventure! This charming city boasts a gastronomic boom, with restaurants offering a symphony of flavours from traditional Slovenian dishes to world cuisine. From the Michelin-starred culinary temples that will leave your taste buds starstruck, to street food vendors serving up sizzling local delicacies, Ljubljana's food scene is an epicurean's dream. Savour farm-to-table freshness at every corner, sip on award-winning wines, and explore the streets, where every bite is a passport to an international taste tour. In Ljubljana, locals don't just eat; they celebrate life's flavours with gusto!

We all need to eat somewhere or somehow so this is without doubt one of the most important voting sections of the competition. With so many places to choose from we’ve broken them down into 14 categories, from street food and brunch, to burgers and business lunch - plus everything in between. Now is your chance to show support for your favourite restaurants. Who do you want to see crowned category winners of this year’s Best of Ljubljana Restaurants 2024?

This is one of the largest of all our groups and we are all so spoilt to have so many great dining options to choose from. It's a tough choice, but now here's your chance to vote for your favourites in the following categories for Best of Ljubljana Restaurants 2024:

- Best Slovenian Food
- Best World Cuisine
- Best Business Lunch & Dinner
- Best Pizza in Ljubljana Old Town
- Best Pizza in and Around Ljubljana 
- Best Burgers
- Best Vegan or Vegan Friendly Restaurant
- Best Asian Restaurant
- Best Street Food
- Best Balkan Food
- Best Gostilna around Ljubljana
- Best Bistro & Brunch
- Best Chef in Ljubljana

Read more about the Best of 2024 here.

And the finalists for this year are:

Best Slovenian Restaurant:
Altroké, Druga Violina, Gostilnica Pri ŠkofuOšterija Pr'Noni, Vodnikov hramGostilna MihovecGostilna Kovač, Gostilna pod Gradom, Meet Meat (Kodila), Pri Žabarju
Best World Cuisine Restaurant:
ArgentinoCantina MexicanaLibanonske Meze Drugi UžitkiTiflisNamasteShambalaZaika, Taqueria Unomas, BarraJoe Peña's

Best Business Lunch & Dinner:
BoschtizCuboDiVinoVander Haus and Restaurant, EvinoAs Aperitivo, The Restaurant, Birdie, Magnet, Špajza Restaurant & Sorbara steak house

Best Pizza in Ljubljana Old Town:
FoculusGostilnica 5-6 kg, Pica Boj, PiccolaPop's Place PizzaTrtaOsmica, Naša Hiša Bar and Kitchen, VeraceFetiche Pizza

Best Pizza in and around Ljubljana:
Antica, GrosupljeFugaziParmaPr PicopekuTia's PizzaZbornica, Argentino, Pizzeria Peruzza, TrappaDodo Pizza
Best Burgers in Ljubljana:
Ajda Premium BurgerHood BurgerHot HorseMcDonald'sPark Žibert Drive InSuper Pšanc BurgerZbornica, Pop's Place, PizzaburgerCentral Burger House

Best Vegan Restaurant:
Barbarella Bistro ArkadeBazilika BistroFari's DeliceGaudi & NaanGujžinaPresnicaVse dobro, Bistro Maha, Vegashi - Vegan fusion, Mandala

Best Asian Restaurant:
Beli LabodHanSato BentoSushimamaTloftTokio PiknikZanoodleOnThai, Chuty's, Ondori Street Food

Best Street Food:
Ajda Fast FoodBurek OlimpijaFari's DeliceKlobasarnaMcDonaldsNamaste ExpressŠeherezadaSubwaySuper Pšanc, El Patron

Best Balkan Restaurant:
10 v polČadDas Ist ValterGostilna Dubočica, PortalSarajevo '84, Trzinka, Gostilnica Vinka, Baščaršija etno hiša, Čewapi (Citypark)

Best Gostilna around Ljubljana:
Dvor JezeršekGostilna Dobnikar, Gostilna Ledinek Šmarna goraGostilna Pr KopačGostilna pri KukljuGostilna RepnikGostilna Stara KaščaGostišče Pri Poku, Gostilna Mihovec, Klub Gurmanov Skaručna

Best Bistro:
Georgie Bistro, Breg, Aftr, Ek Bistro, Jaz by Ana RošLe Petit Cafe, TaBar, Coolhouse, Kulinarični študio 2.0, Gostilna Vida

Best Chef in Ljubljana:
Črt Butul - Pri meni, Igor Jagodic - Strelec, Jakob Pintar - TaBarTomaž & Janez Bratovž - JBJorg Zupan - Aftr, Luka Košir - Grič, Mojmir Šiftar - Pen klub, Luka Jezeršek - Gostilna na Gradu, Ivo Tomšič - kulinarični študio 2.0Gregor Jelnikar - Georgie


Here's all of last year's winners for Best of Ljubljana Restaurants 2023:

- Best Slovenian Restaurant in Ljubljana - Ošterija Pr' Noni
- Best World Cuisine Restaurant in Ljubljana - Cantina Mexicana
- Best Business Lunch Restaurant in Ljubljana - Cubo
- Best Pizza in Ljubljana old town - Pop's Place Pizza
- Best Pizza in Ljubljana city & Around Ljubljana - Verace
- Best Burgers in Ljubljana - Hood Burger
- Best Vegan or Vegetarian restaurants - JOINT WINNERS: Barbarella Juicebar & Barbarella BTC Bistro
- Best Asian Restaurant in Ljubljana - Sushimama
- Best Street food in Ljubljana - Burek Olimpija
- Best Balkan restaurant in Ljubljana - Gostilna Čad
- Best Gostilna around Ljubljana - Gostilna Pr Kopač
- Best Chef in Ljubljana - Igor Jagodic - Strelec
- Best Gluten Free Restaurant: Dežela Okusov
- Oldest Pizzeria in East Europe: Parma

Check out all of last year's category Winners for Best of Ljubljana 2023

And more from previous years:
Best Of Ljubljana restaurants 2019 
Best Of Ljubljana online delivery 2020 
Best of Ljubljana 2015
Best Of Ljubljana restaurants 2014
Best Of Ljubljana Quick eats 2014
Best of Ljubljana Fast Food 2011
Best Of Ljubljana: battle of the Burek 2010
Best of Ljubljana restaurants 2013


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