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Petkovskovo Nabrezje 3, Ljubljana, Slovenia
+386 1 430 17 71
08:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 08:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 08:00 - 23:00
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were pleased with our desserts, but this place is pricey compared to most places in Ljubljana. Great location, right near the Three Bridges.

Thank Stephanie S
Saffron Walden, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

Stayed in the old city and started to look for somewhere to have breakfast. At first it looked as the Cacao only had a few tables but went inside and told that they had an upstairs. A beautiful lounge with lovely chairs to have a sumptuous breakfast. Their range of cakes, pastries and ice cream were to die for. Lots... More 

Thank mummalobster
Ljubljana, Slovenia
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

The first pop up when thinking to myself: "I would like a really good cup of ice cream" - UNDOUBTEDLY, without competition :) same goes for a good cake ... it is a bit pricy, but not too bad. they also serve many many sorts of natural teas, which I love and cocktails in the summer, that's quite perfect for... More 

Thank Tadeja V
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11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

If you're looking for the best ice cream in Ljubljana, you should visit Cacao in the city centre. They also offer a variety of cakes, coffee and hot chocolate. You may have to wait for a while, because the place is always crowded, which is always a good sign.

Thank adam s
Trzic, Slovenia
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74 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016

Many times I have been there with my friends for a coffee, icecream, cake... and you can not miss with any chosen item. We usually take our seats in the upstairs section, where there is always plenty of room, and the seating area is very nice (some big chairs at the window, or the plain table and bench combination). Seating... More 

Thank Ula T
Adelaide, Australia
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45 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Came here for ice creams despite the sub zero temperatures and we were not sorry. They had a great variety of interesting flavours to choose from - highly recommend the fig and walnut! Very creamy flavourful gelati, loved it even in the freezing winter weather - washed down with a nice hot mug of gluwein after of course!

Thank Melissa L
Farnham Common, United Kingdom
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522 reviews
228 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 181 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

Delightful cafe specialising in chocolate and ice creams. The hot chocolate is so thick that you can eat it with a spoon. Don't be put off by the lack of tables downstairs, there is more seating upstairs.

Thank Chris P
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101 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

We made a stop at Cacao Cafe to relax in the afternoon and have a good dessert. The chocolate pie and the hot chocolate were absolutely fantastic. Service is a little bit chaotic because the movement of customers is intense; it might become a little bit bothersome in summer when they are at full capacity. Otherwise, good option for after... More 

Thank henrique100
Rethymnon, Greece
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14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

i use this place many times to meet with frieds or bussines meetings if you are lucky to seat outside you will have best view to the river or on the second floor is a very good and cozi room .they have good coffees ,smoothie ,cakes ice cream

Thank porto818
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

This cafe has a vast menu for hot chocolate and desserts. It's on the banks of the river and great for a chilly day, especially if you want to take a break from the beautiful holiday markets. The hot chocolate is smooth and decadent--it will satisfy any sweet tooth! The upstairs has a lovely view and lots of seating.

Thank Phoebe9983

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Cafe, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Petkovskovo Nabrezje 3, Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • Location: Europe  >  Slovenia  >  Upper Carniola Region  >  Ljubljana
  • Phone Number: +386 1 430 17 71

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?