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Pizzeria FoculuS

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Gregorciceva Ulica 3, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
+386 1 421 92 95
11:00 - 23:59
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 23:59
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364 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great experience and delicious pizza here. Wood fire oven, lots of varieties to choose from. Pizzas were huge. My daughter picked one and they ended up being out of one ingredient so they gave her another large pizza for the prize of a small! Service was friendly and prompt. Fun atmosphere. We visited on a night that... More 

Thank California_momofsix
Fredericksburg, Virginia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I came to Ljubljana on a business trip and found Foculus on one of my first nights here. It is centrally located and offers pizza. My first meal the service was average and the pizza, while tasty was a bit under cooked. I returned a couple more times and the service and pizza were good. The last time I returned... More 

Thank Sally P
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice and cozy place, but if you don't like cheesy 80's pop music then stay away! The salads are enormous - one salad bowl would easily feed four people in my opinion. Great choice of pizza - particularly good for veggie options. By no means the best pizza I've ever had - too soggy for that - but tasty and... More 

1 Thank John M
Moscow, Russia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent six nights in Ljubljana, and we ate at Foculus on three of them. It's that amazing. Get the Lucifer, a salad for two and the house bottle of red wine. Amazing!!!!!!!

2 Thank Kevin H
Celje, Slovenia
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food here was really good, with friendly stuff. Place is a bit too loud, and some times u have to wait couple of minutes to get a table.

Thank primoz963
Lisbon, Portugal
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46 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant have really amazing pizzas and really tasty salads. It is like 5 min from the center, a bit hidden but so worth it to try it. Specially the salads, I really enjoy it ! The interior it is really pleasant, if you go there with nice weather you can sit outside too.

1 Thank susanajoia
Coventry, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We turned up to this very busy pizzeria and were treated brilliantly. Nothing was too much trouble, despite asking for a pizza to be half plain and half with tuna for our kids to share, they took the order without batting an eyelid. The pizzas were delicious and we felt so Welcome!

Thank Aprilianinor
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104 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

This is a must-do for pizza lovers visiting the city. The building is quaint, on s beautiful scenic alley- and the pizzas are to die for. As for size, well don't order the large if you plan on eating again that day!

1 Thank euroboyLuxembourg
Ljubljana, Slovenia
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

With some friends, we wanted to toast to a birthday in a casual and comfortable setting. We had some nice food and then cut the cake we brought there too. The staff was very helpful and welcoming in accommodating us. Each time going there, Foculus is a reliable, friendly and good place to stop by in Ljubljana. Thank you!

Thank Landscapetravel22
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

When we entered in Foculus, we were really surprised with how big the place is. We were served by very cheerful staff. Menu offers large choice of pizzas, about 50. They are excellent and made in bread oven in front of you. Prices are very accetable for city centre of Ljubljana. Only one disadvantage is that you can't order anything... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$11
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:59
11:00 - 23:59
11:00 - 23:59
11:00 - 23:59
11:00 - 23:59
11:00 - 23:59
11:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gregorciceva Ulica 3, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
  • Location: Europe  >  Slovenia  >  Upper Carniola Region  >  Ljubljana
  • Phone Number: +386 1 421 92 95
In the middle of Ljubljana, only two steps away from all the tourist attractions, there is one of the most visited places in the city - pizzeria FoculuS.
The name of the pizzeria is a tribute to exceptional history of the location - the Latin word "foculus" means "a metal container for burning coal, wood, etc.".
In the past, ancient Romans used to gather here, and today, it is a place for everybody to enjoy.
The location of the pizzeria is still one of those magical places from which a 5-minute walk will take you to the greatest cultural, historical and artistic attractions of Ljubljana. Only from here, you will be able to follow the steps of the ancient Romans, the great Slovene architect Joze Plecnik or the latest hits of world-famous musicians.
The selection of pizzas we are offering is almost unlimited and all of them get this delicious brownish crust in our wood-fired beech pizza oven. There are 66 different types of pizzas including the tempting vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free, wholewheat and even sweet ones. In addition to pizzas, we also offer our guests 14 different kinds of delicious fresh salads.
All pizza dough is prepared with organic flour (BIO certificate).

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