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#26 of 116 Restaurants in Hvar
Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
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Ulica Petra Hektorovica 8 | 21450 Hvar, Hvar, Hvar Island 21450, Croatia
+385 98 938 6035
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

I had dinner with a couple good friends at Lucullus. The restaurant is located right in the old town center. We were sitting in the little courtyard of the restaurant as the weather was still warm end of September. The scenery is beautifu and has at night a really romantic ambience. I had the Tuna & Tuna. The presentation of... More 

Thank Christian S
Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Great service and excellent food in a cosy courtyard setting. Nice relaxed (not too rushed) romantic meal. Good wine selection. Cheaper than equivalent restaurants in Hvar.

Thank Becky_and_Darryl
Boston, Massachusetts
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

This place charges 20 kuna per per person as a cover. Oh well, not a problem. But then at the end of the dinner the waiter tols us that "tip is not included and would have to be in cash". When I pointed that there was a cover, he said that was for table setting, not for tipping. What??? Food... More 

Thank slee190
Karlsruhe, Germany
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Stipe is missing. Food was good, but we missed the special atmosphere. Restaurant is took over by new owners

Thank KSCKiriakov
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Went here after spotting the menu looked good and it surprised us by being one of the best meals we ever had. Could not more highly recommend.

Thank Rachel A
Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is in a charming location in one of the narrow streets around the square. Our waiter was charming with good knowledge of wine (and perhaps not as good knowledge of food ;-)). We had the tuna and the duck, they where both very good, and we got wine that complemented our meals in a good way.

Thank Anders T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We came upon this restaurant in the narrow alley and were impressed by the friendly staff, good service and good seafood. They had a very interesting wine called Prc produced in tiny quantities on Hvar island by Vujnovic which I would recommend.

Thank Leisurecyclist
Leeds, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

An all round excellent experience. We sat in the atmospheric outside courtyard which is beautifully decorated. The service was tremendous throughout and the food and wine was truly exceptional. An absolute must if you visit Hvar.

Thank Will R
Houston, Texas
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Went to Luculus not knowing that place is under knew ownership. This used to be amazing restaurant and experience (Old owner was amazing entertainer as well). Ordered fish Soup with Tartuffe and risotto. Soup was cold, saturated with Tartuffe extract and oily. Risotto had mediocre taste full of cheap cheese. After the comment that soup was cold (my cousin returned... More 

Thank AdriaticSun
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

The Service was absolutely outstanding. Super nice and the food was excellent. The tuna & tuna is highly recommended...

Thank Seb H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Croatian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ulica Petra Hektorovica 8 | 21450 Hvar, Hvar, Hvar Island 21450, Croatia
  • Location: Europe  >  Croatia  >  Dalmatia  >  Split-Dalmatia County  >  Hvar Island  >  Hvar
  • Phone Number: +385 98 938 6035
Situated in the same building as the Hotel Villa Nora (hotel in Hvar, Croatia).

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?