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Above 5 Rooftop Restaurant


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Taste delicious, excellently served dishes at 'Above5' restaurant, located on the only rooftop terrace in Old Town, while enjoying unforgettable views of the ancient city walls, roofs, sea and neighboring islands. Breakfast is served from 07:30 - 23:00, lunch from 12:00 - 16:00 and dinner 17:30 - 23:00. Our restaurant is closed in period from November 1st.2019.- March 1st 2019.
US$57 - US$113
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Mediterranean, European, Croatian, International
Television, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 8 February 2019

Food was excellent although very expensive. Good views from the rooftop setting. Staff (who seemed to be mainly serbian) could do with some education on how to treat visitors and maybe not make racially offensive comments within earshot. Ruined the experience.More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Fazinho7
HotelStariGrad, Owner at Above 5 Rooftop Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 February 2019

Dearest Fazinho7, Although we appreciate your effort in posting a review, we suspect that you might have posted it to the wrong location. None of our waiters are Serbian. Our service team consists from waiters and cocktail masters from Budapest (who all worked and learned...More

Reviewed 12 December 2018

the food and wine was very good. the service was excellent and the view too. the prices are not cheap but its ok for a special night out.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank VassilisO4
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

I booked this restaurant for lunch although it was quiet on the day we had chosen. It's a bit of a climb, 5 floors and no lift, but well worth the effort. Having seen the city earlier in our visit from the city walls you...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Mattfester
Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

We arrived at lunchtime . After taking on 5 flights of stairs we were rewarded with amazing views of the Old Town. Food and service matched the spectacular setting. There are many quality restaurants in such a small area, just make sure you put Above...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank GRT_1964
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

Wonderful lunch in the most amazing location. My husband highly recommends the tuna as being beautifully cooked and wonderfully presented. I had a great pasta dish which had a different take on a spaghetti Bolognese. Would love to return in the future. A really special...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank simonbjames1111
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

We spotted Above 5 during our tour of the city walls and were intrigued enough to seek it out and book an evening meal there. The view is stunning as you would probably expect, but the food and service more than match that standard. We...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ABC123Z
Reviewed 20 October 2018

Having had a bad experience at another Michelin Guide Restaurant in Croatia, we were about to worry that the whole Michelin thing was just not for us - thankfully, this restaurant proved us wrong and then some! The only rooftop restaurant in the city, the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Dylan H
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

6 of us had lunch here and, having looked at the menu in advance, we were by no means disappointed. One of the best meals we’ve had on our holiday. The food was fantastic, the service was impeccable and and scenery was amazing. I would...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank rlmonk
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

Surprisingly excellent in service and food. We had a wonderful night. The server are care and attention. The food are so delicious from the appetizer to the lovely dessert

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Expedition819166
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

Food outstanding delicious. Wine List OK. Could have a little more variety. The pigeon and the beef absolutely world class. Worth a visite anytime.

Date of visit: October 2018
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5 January 2019|
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Response from jenny187056 | Reviewed this property |
I’m sorry I’m unsure. The food and drink prices were as you’d expect in a Michelin star restaurant. It was such a memorable experience I hope you get the chance to go.
5 October 2018|
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Response from CaroleIrl | Reviewed this property |
No elevator and I think it’s 4 flights.... it’s a lot of stairs, but worth it if you can make them!
13 September 2018|
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Response from Kari K | Reviewed this property |
There is no dress code, but most of the customers were dressed smart casual.
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