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“Excellent”
Review of JB

JB
Ranked #96 of 620 Restaurants in Ljubljana
Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
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Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Everything was good! The food, the wine, the service.
Good to learn to know some Slovakian wines!
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

Our reservations were made by our hotel and we were told this was one of the top restaurants in Europe. We were greeted at the door and were immediately seated. Both of the servers we had were outstanding. They were personable, professional, and carefully explained every course to us. The chef visited our table four times checking on our progress.

The food was not what we had hoped it would be. The steaks were lacking in flavor as most of the food was. The presentations were beautiful, but all courses of the food left us disappointed.

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Reviewed 8 September 2017

Excellent combination of traditional food, modern cuisine and personal tuch of chef Janez Bratovž.

I take 10 way menu .... BEST !!!

The food tastes amazing, everything I tried was delicious. The staff is extremely polite. A very fancy restaurant, perhaps the most fancy in Ljubljana.
Chef Bratovž came by the table to make sure all was well ....

I highly recommend it.

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

This restaurant is a complete counterpoint to the 'traditional' places catering to the hordes in the old town. Janez Bratovz cooks from the heart, but a heart that has the techniques and choices of ingredients of a master craftsman. Everything from the bread to the dessert was perfectly executed and every dish had something interesting or unusual to discuss and enjoy. Our waiter guided us to an excellent yet inexpensive Slovenian wine; Mr Bratovz came by the table to make sure all was well .... which it most certainly was. Easily the best meal we had in Slovenia and, while more expensive than the old town cafes, great value for money.

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Reviewed 30 August 2017

Chef Janez Bratovz runs this place like a symphony. Having spent decades in this business, his experience shows in the amazing dishes that we got to taste. Beef Cheeks, Ravioli and much more were a treat to the senses. I was lucky to get a table here without a booking. The waiters matched the food with perfect service and one of them told me that it was his first job and he had been working there for over 17 years. Chef Janez came by to make sure all was good. A brilliant place to dine. Easily the finest in Ljubljana.

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