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“Very good food”
Review of JB

JB
Ranked #89 of 626 Restaurants in Ljubljana
Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
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Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

A slightly old fashioned setting ( chandeliers etc) but knowledgable service with a good knowledge of wine. The food was well prepared and adventurous but slightly lacked star quality!

A thoroughly enjoyable meal

Thank Philip H
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

JB was only a short walk from our hotel (Central) so we stopped in for an early dinner without reservations on a weeknight and had no problem getting a table. The decor is rather elegant. A nice touch was stools brought out for the ladies' purses. Service was outstanding, as was the food. A tasting menu was offered, which two of us ordered. Prices are on the high side for Ljubljana but quite reasonable compared to neighboring Italy, Austria and Germany, so we felt that the meal was a good value. Nice selection of Slovenian wines.

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1  Thank Larry T
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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

My wife and i chose JB restaurant as a treat after not being out for a long time.
We were positively surprised by the tastes and presentation of the food. We had pasta with home made sauce and sour cream as a warm starter, slices of pork with gnocchi and mushrooms as a main dish and a soufle for desert. The main dish was simple yet very tasty and presented is a very nice way.
The desert was top of the dinner, and i was stuffed at the end.

We had some slovenian wine along with the food ... i think it was cabernet vintage 2007. It was a very good recommendation from the staff.

I really have no complaints about this place. I recommend it if you want to spend a lovely dinner with good food and service. The only thing that was slightly weird at first was that there was nobody to greet is when se arrived at first. It looked as if the place around the entrance was deserted. After couple of minutes they noticed us and we kicked it off a lovely evening.

1  Thank Tomaz P
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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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1  Thank rallobil
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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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Thank A T
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