Slovenia, Ljubljana: Bars, Restaurants and Nightclubs

Orto BarHot HorsePatrick's Irish PubK4Kranska Klobasarna Sausage Orto BarPremurska Gibanica


Ljubljana has several good nightclubs which hold special events. There is also possibility that some of them may impose a stricts dress code and age limits. The most popular places to go are Orto Bar, K4, Etno klub Zlati zob, Night lounge bar AS and Klub 300. The most famous bars are AREST, BI-KO-Fe, Breg, Cutty Sark, Lepa Zoga, Patrick’s Irish Bar etc.

Orto Bar: It is the biggest and most well known rock and metal club in Ljubljana. It has three floors and there are rock performances frequently and 80s and 90s rock parties. It is also possible to listen techno/ electronic because the club has one floor for this type of music. The club is located in the centre and it is known as one of the best night clubs in the city.

K4: It is a very old organization and it has a strong tradition of promoting alternative culture. This offers a diverse program of comtemporary music genres like House, Techno, Breakbeat, Dubstep, Electro etc. It isopen from Tuesday to Saturday.

Patrick’s Irish Bar: The Irish Pub that serves Guinness and local beers. It is located in the vicinity of the City Hotel and a few steps from the square. It is at the underground with a wooden interior. There are wooden chairs, tables, Irish symbols and music.

At the downtown of Ljubljana, there are plenty of cafes and high-quality restaurants. It is also possible to find local Slovenian good and restaurants with ethnic food from all around the world. The famous restaurants and places to eat are Ribca, Spajza restaurant, Klobasarna – Kranjska Sausage, Cokl cafe, Pod Crbo, Hot-Horse, Mencigar – Nobile restaurant etc.

There are some Slovene dishes which are famous such as Kranjska klobasa, Prekmurska gibanica, Kraski prsut, Struklji, Potica and Zganci. These dishes can be found in every local restaurant and open market in the city.