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JB

$$$$European, ,
Mikloshicheva cesta 17, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
+386 1 430 70 70
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good15%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (18 reviews)
“goose liver” (6 reviews)
“ravioli” (10 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
European, Slovenian, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
Mikloshicheva cesta 17, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
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Reviewed 6 June 2017

Had read a lot about head chef Janez Bratovz of JB. Found the place after a good walk from the center of town and it had a pretty inconspicuous board and the shop right opposite did not know of their existence. But what a find...More

1  Thank vidhusagar
Reviewed 18 May 2017

JB was recommended by few food experts. Before visiting, reading all the reviews I was suspicious what to expect: 5 or 1 star? But, the whole experience was excellent. They waited for us, took us to the pleasant table where we could chat. They served...More

1  Thank Zvonimir H
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We ordered tasting menus and frankly were quite disappointed with the food. We had 5 courses - horse carpaccio was ok, but nothing sensational, egg with cracklings was quite interesting and tasty, polenta with cream was so salty that it was hardly eatable, veal cheeks...More

Thank Gogac777
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Very tasty and good food, quite place, nice stuff, but very expencive restaurant..hard to parking you car

2  Thank Natasafri
Reviewed 23 March 2017

While I love going to restaurants and am often guided by their reviewers, I found myself totally IN LOVE in this place. I've read some negative reviews and can admit that always comes a time when someone is having a bad day - ask chefs...More

4  Thank Teuta F
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Ambient is very good peaceful, food is good and staff is kind. I tried the great tasting menu and it was very tasty, good looking and for every food they explained us what we are eating. I have spent really nice three hours with my...More

2  Thank Ales P
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Not impressed by the last visit at all, there are so much better restaurant in Ljubljana today and they are really trying to do the best for the guests, seriously what can you expect in the restaurant with the drunk owner/chef?

1  Thank SunChine
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Seriously? I was expecting a meal beyond all meals. This place is really not very good at all. 7:15PM and we are only people in the place...kind of tells you something. No draft beers,.. no dark beers at all, even in bottle. Hard and unappealing...More

2  Thank Hank B
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

As we wanted to meet some business friends in a most interesting setting where food and atmosphere meet, we were confronted with a major disappointment. Not only was the restaurant too noisy, the restaurant was taken by a group, also the food was not at...More

1  Thank Peterpdr
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Poor and very small portions. Just 1 aged shrimp sold like Fresh Shrimps, 4 pieces of octopus with 3 pea grains sold like Octopus salad, 1/4 of very small Branzini fish .... With kitchen welcome and desert all served in 1 h. Very sterile servis...More

2  Thank Rafff0
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Response from Simon V | Reviewed this property |
JB is definitely one of the city's more formal restaurants, so you probably wouldn't want to turn up in shorts and T-shirts. Equally, it is not jacket-and-tie territory, so semi-respectable attire should be fine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
European, Slovenian, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mikloshicheva cesta 17, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
  • Location: Europe  >  Slovenia  >  Upper Carniola Region  >  Ljubljana
  • Phone Number: +386 1 430 70 70
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