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Monstera bistro

At Monstera bistro, guests can experience cuisine of chef Bine Volčič. Monstera bistro offers delicious food, prepared with the best seasonal ingredients from known local suppliers. Monstera offers bistro inspired lunches and exciting 7-course tasting menus in the evening. Meals at Monstera are accompanied by selection of organic wines, Monstera craft beer, home-made syrups &juices and Ljubljana's still and sparkling water. Chef Bine Volčič's cuisine follows the "zero waste" concept which offers exciting culinary challenges and new tastes.
US$18 - US$57
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
European, Contemporary, Slovenian, Central European
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Good food and presentation. Nothing to complain about the food. The ambient and the layout of bistro is not the best. The tables are really to close to each other and zero privacy. The management try to implement some kind of music barrier but is...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank sebastjanf2015
Reviewed 6 days ago

Modern and yet cosy bistro in heart of Ljubljana. Place where the most basic food become a gastronomic highlight. Plain cabbage, cabbage people, rot beta , ricotta, mushrooms and puff there is a magic on plate accompanied with glass of excellent Slovenian wine. Portions just...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Natasa_R123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great restaurant with very delicious food. Something different than other restaurants. I recommend this restaurant. Note: prices can be found on web site.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Dušan N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked our table for 2 people by email and - to our big surprise - the team of Monstera bistro did not only confirm our booking, but they also asked for any potential dietary restrictions in advance! I must admit that although travelling frequently...More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank Manfred62
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent and very equilibrated dishes. The staff is friendly, the music is very good and the prices are fair.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Odyssey738673
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A big thank you to all the Monstera team. I had an amazing and completely vegetarian 7 courses menu. Thanks for your fast answer before the reservation and your adaptation ! The staff was attentive, smiling and very pleasant all the evening long. The courses...More

Date of visit: December 2018
3  Thank jeannnne
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As I've heard a lot of praise about this restaurant from my friends, my expectations were very high... I have to say I was blown away. The food was amazing, presentation and service exceptional and overall experience to be repeted over and over again.

Date of visit: December 2018
3  Thank NorthStar394164
Reviewed 18 December 2018

We had an annual meeting with my friends from work in this little, but cute restaurant. We had the "lunch of the day" menu and the food was simply amazing. The portions may look small to you, but you would be surprised how full you...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank Kamilo1965
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

We were here with friends for dinner. We ate 7 course menu. The food was nothing special, one plate was good, others less than mediocre. The prices are high, specially compared to same quality restaurants. There were mistakes in service (waitress had to finish plate...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank speedy009
LittleDoc201, Manager at Monstera bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2018

Dear speedy009, thank you for taking the time and leaving your review - even though it is not a favourable one, we appreciate every feedback. Actually we are taken aback and cannot figure out your expectations of the dining experience since that same evening all...More

Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Bine Volcic is a famous TV Chef and this makes this restaurant one of the must visit places. Ambient is nice even though pretty cramped. Food is interesting and pretty sophisticated with good wine pairing. Overall good experience.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank friday5
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